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Level crossing removed

The new direct connection from McLeod Road to Nepean Highway opened in February 2020 after a two-week construction-blitz that saw the removal of the dangerous and congested Station Street, Carrum Level Crossing and the new Carrum Station open.

The new McLeod Road connection creates safer connections for drivers, pedestrians and cyclists and will reduce rat running through local streets, making them safer and quieter.

Works will continue throughout 2020 to complete the new Carrum Station and create four new community open spaces as part of Carrum’s $50 million revitalisation.

Traffic management remains in place for the safety of the community and our workers while we continue works.

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.

Current disruptions

09 Mar 2019 1552050000 1593525540 to Jun 2020

Carrum Station car park closed – alternative parking

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Carrum Station car parking will be available in mid 2020. All station car parking will be centrally located under the new rail bridge for safe and easy access to public transport.

09 Mar 2019 1552050000 1591019940 to Jun 2020

Carrum Station – bus stop changes

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Due to level crossing removal works at Carrum Station the PTV 857 and 970 bus stop outside Carrum Station will be relocated from Station Street to McLeod Road from Saturday 9 March 2019 to mid 2020.

30 Apr 2019 1556546400 1596031140 to Jul 2020

Kananook Station – car park closure

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From Thursday 30 April to late July 2020, there will be a full closure of the Kananook Station car park.

Jun 2019 1560088800 1595253540 to Jul 2020

Nepean Highway and Station Street, Carrum – Reduced speed limit

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The speed limit on Station Street and Nepean Highway in Carrum has been reduced to 40 kilometres per hour from June 2019 to July 2020.

11 Jun 2019 1560175200 1595253540 to Jul 2020

Nepean Highway, Carrum – No standing zone

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During major words, the parking lane on Nepean Highway between Carrum Station and Eel Race Road is a no standing zone between 6:30am and 9:30am each day until mid 2020, to keep traffic flowing during the morning peak.

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Carrum Station – access changes

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The new Carrum Station opens Monday 17 February. Access to the station will be from the southern entrance via a new pedestrian connection across Station Street at Walker Road, via a lift or stairs.

23 Mar 2020 1584882000 1591019940 to Jun 2020

Old Post Office Lane, Carrum – road closure

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Old Post Office Lane is closed to pedestrians and traffic from Monday 23 March to mid 2020.

20 Apr 2020 1587304800 1598968740 to Sep 2020

Nepean Highway, Carrum – lane and parking closures

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Nepean Highway will be reduced to two lanes from Monday 20 April to September 2020.

20 Apr 2020 1587304800 1592834340 to 22 Jun 2020

Station Street, Carrum – lane closure

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Station Street, Carrum will be reduced to northbound traffic only between Walkers Road and Eel Race Road from Monday 20 April to Monday 22 June.

04 Jun 2020 1591192800 1591711140 to 09 Jun 2020

Station Street, Carrum – road closure

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From Tuesday 4 June to Tuesday 9 June, Station Street, Carrum will be closed to vehicles between McLeod Road and Walkers Road.

News

34 crossings gone as new station opens in boom gate free Carrum

34 crossings gone as new station opens in boom gate free Carrum

17 Feb 2020
Traffic transformation in Carrum with McLeod Road open

Traffic transformation in Carrum with McLeod Road open

11 Feb 2020

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Southern Program Alliance Policies

05 Mar 2020

Safety, cultural diversity, procurement and quality policies of the Southern Program Alliance.

Carrum community update - February 2020

17 Feb 2020

Carrum is now level crossing free with trains running on the new rail bridge and stopping at the new Carrum Station.

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Station Street, Carrum

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