Skip to main content
Planning
Construction
Level crossing removed

The Cardinia Road, Pakenham level crossing will be removed by building a road bridge. It is one of 17 level crossings to go on the Pakenham line.

A road bridge will create opportunities for local connections, landscape design and will minimise disruption to road and train users during construction.

Major works will begin later in 2019, with the boom gates gone by 2021.

The boom gates at Cardinia Road are down for up to a third of the morning peak and by 2026, more than 24,000 cars will travel through the crossing every day.

Removing this level crossing will improve traffic flow, provide the opportunity for more train services in the future and improve safety for pedestrians, cyclists and drivers.

On behalf of the Victorian Government, the Level Crossing Removal Project is overseeing the removal of 75 dangerous and congested level crossings across Melbourne by 2025.

News

Express your interest: Cardinia Road, Pakenham Construction Liaison Group

Express your interest: Cardinia Road, Pakenham Construction Liaison Group

18 Oct 2019
Getting on with the job at Cardinia Road

Getting on with the job at Cardinia Road

01 Oct 2019

Featured video

Image gallery

Publications

Cardinia Road, Pakenham community update - October 2019

01 Oct 2019

The removal of the dangerous and congested level crossing at Cardinia Road is a step closer with a contract awarded and works to begin soon.

Cardinia Road, Pakenham – managing the environment fact sheet

01 Oct 2019

The Cardinia Road Level Crossing Removal Project is committed to minimising and managing impacts to local wildlife and protecting the environment.

Map

Cardinia Road, Pakenham

Was this page helpful?
Send feedback

Contact Us

1800 105 105

Get in touch with us for any queries you have about our projects

24 hours, 7 days