Planning for the second stage of the Hurstbridge Line Upgrade is now underway. The upgrade will deliver further improvements on the Hurstbridge line, including more train services, less crowding on peak trains and better connections to public transport in Melbourne’s north east.
The project will involve:
- building a new and modern station at Greensborough
- a major upgrade to Montmorency Station
- the duplication of around three kilometres of track between Greensborough and Montmorency
- the duplication of around 1.5 kilometres of track between Diamond Creek and Wattle Glen.
Site investigations are currently underway and construction for the project is expected to begin in 2020.
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Publications13 May 2020
Due to the introduction of a new Particular Provision in all planning schemes across Victoria, we will no longer seek to amend council planning schemes for the Hurstbridge Line Upgrade.23 Jan 2020
We are currently undertaking surveys and investigations along sections of the Hurstbridge rail line to progress planning for the second stage of the Hurstbridge Line Upgrade.