The construction team were able to hit the ground running in January after the Development Application to build the new train station at Bayswater received conditional approval by the WA Planning Commission before Christmas.
In what was a challenging year on many fronts, it was full steam ahead on METRONET projects.
Timbers from trees recently cleared at the New Bayswater Station site have found a new home as open-air learning and play equipment at St Columba’s, a nearby primary school.
The latest artist impressions for the New Bayswater Station were released today with the progressed designs including two new escalators and refined design aesthetic.
Building For Tomorrow – an information campaign and supporting website – kicked off this week to give travellers information and updates on the major road, rail, cycling and marina projects in planning, underway or fast-tracked across WA.
Residents and business owners in the areas of Bayswater, High Wycombe and Midland train stations are invited to comment on the draft METRONET East Redevelopment Scheme.
Animation and artist impressions give insight to the new Bayswater Station
Two housing developments walking distance to Bayswater and Meltham stations are now complete.
After thorough evaluation, the preferred Alliance to design and construct the new Bayswater Station has been chosen.
The creation of vibrant community centres in Bayswater and Forrestfield are a step closer with the establishment of redevelopment area boundaries.
The new Bayswater Station precinct will become an important feature of Perth as the first above ground sight for visitors travelling along the train line from the airport.
Moving homes is never easy, and for the 80-year old Bayswater Kurrajong tree it was a process that started in May 2019 and finished yesterday.
2019 was a huge year for METRONET with a number of major milestones had.
In preparation for major works to start on the construction of the Bayswater Station Upgrade, Westforce Construction have been awarded the contract to design and build two new car parks at Meltham and Ashfield stations.
METRONET made its debut at the 2019 Perth Royal Show giving show goers a glimpse inside the Forrestfield-Airport Link tunnels and information on all other projects.
A $1 million tender to create a new cable route along the rail corridor between Meltham and Bayswater has been released.