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PLANNING CONSTRUCTION BOOM GATES GONE COMPLETION
Status/crossing/5 col PLANNING CONSTRUCTION BOOM GATES GONE COMPLETION

The boom gates at Heatherton Road in Noble Park are gone and the new Noble Park Station is operational.

The Heatherton Road crossing has been removed as part of the Caulfield to Dandenong Level Crossing Removal Project that will oversee the removal of nine level crossings in total.

The crossing has been removed by the construction of an elevated rail line.

The Caulfield to Dandenong project is expected to be completed in late 2018.

The boom gates at Noble Park's Heatherton Road level crossing had been down for up to 73 minutes in the weekday peak from 7:00am to 9:00am, causing frustration and delay for the thousands of motorists who use the road.

The Caulfield to Dandenong project includes rebuilding five new stations at Carnegie, Murrumbeena, Hughesdale, Clayton and Noble Park.

The use of elevated rail to remove the crossings is opening up 22.5 hectares of open space which will become parkland. You can find out more about the open space here.

To learn more about the elevated rail design, click here.

Current Disruptions

Oakleigh to Clayton stations - Shared use path closure

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Pedestrian

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The shared use cycling and walking path is closed from the eastern end of Oakleigh Station to Colin Road in Clayton due to difficult ground conditions until late October 2018.

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Chandler Road, Noble Park – Road closure

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Road

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Chandler Road, Noble Park will be closed at the train line from 8:00pm Friday 21 September to 9:00am Sunday 23 September 2018.

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Cranbourne and Pakenham line – buses replacing trains

3175 ; 3803 ; 3805 ; 3806 ; 3807 ; 3809 ; 3810
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Train

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To allow for works to upgrade the Cranbourne and Pakenham line, buses will replace trains between Westall and Cranbourne and Pakenham from first service Saturday 22 September to last service Sunday 23 September.

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Douglas Street, Noble Park – Road closure

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Road

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To allow for road resurfacing work, there will be nightly traffic changes on Douglas Street, Noble Park from Wednesday 19 September to Friday 21 September 2018 between 7:00pm and 7:00am.

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Cranbourne and Pakenham line – Buses replacing trains

3175 ; 3803 ; 3805 ; 3806 ; 3807 ; 3809 ; 3810
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Train

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Affected suburbs

Description

To allow for works to upgrade the Cranbourne and Pakenham line – including the new stations at Carnegie, Murrumbeena, Hughesdale and Clayton – buses will replace trains between Westall and Caulfield from first service to last service on Sunday 14 October 2018.

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Cranbourne and Pakenham line – Buses replacing trains

3175 ; 3803 ; 3805 ; 3806 ; 3807 ; 3809 ; 3810
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Train

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Description

To allow for works to upgrade the Cranbourne and Pakenham line – including the new stations at Carnegie, Murrumbeena, Hughesdale and Clayton – buses will replace trains between Westall and Caulfield from 9:00pm to the last service each night on Monday 8 October and Tuesday 9 October 2018.

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Cranbourne and Pakenham line – Buses replacing trains

3175 ; 3803 ; 3805 ; 3806 ; 3807 ; 3809 ; 3810
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Train

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Affected suburbs

Description

To allow for works to upgrade the Cranbourne and Pakenham line – including the new stations at Carnegie, Murrumbeena, Hughesdale and Clayton – buses will replace trains between Westall and Caulfield from the first service on Friday 5 October to the last service on Sunday 7 October 2018.

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Cranbourne and Pakenham line – Buses replacing trains

3175 ; 3803 ; 3805 ; 3806 ; 3807 ; 3809 ; 3810
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Train

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Affected suburbs

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To allow for works to upgrade the Cranbourne and Pakenham line – including the new stations at Carnegie, Murrumbeena, Hughesdale and Clayton – buses will replace trains between Westall and Caulfield from first service to last service on Sunday 21 October 2018.

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Current Events

Caulfield to Dandenong Corridor Carnival

13 Oct.2018
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Description

Enjoy a big day out with the Caulfield to Dandenong Level Crossing Removal Project as we celebrate the creation of 22.5 hectares of open space and parkland, the opening of five new stations and the removal of nine level crossings.

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Featured News

A monumental move

A monumental move

A Clayton monument honouring soldiers who served in armed conflict has found a new home as part of a special memorial space being created under the new elevated rail.

06/09/2018

Millions of work and training hours flow from level crossing removals

Millions of work and training hours flow from level crossing removals

As drivers around Melbourne enjoy free-flowing traffic thanks to level crossing removals, benefits of another kind are flowing from employment and training opportunities.

30/08/2018

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Publications

Fencing and Landscaping program - Fencing assistance

In direct response to feedback received through this consultation process, LXRA is offering fencing assistance for residents with properties that share a boundary with the rail corridor where the new

Caulfield to Dandenong Area 3 Community update - July 2018

We have completed track removal and road resurfacing works at Corrigan, Heatherton and Chandler roads.

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