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Feedback drives Bayswater Station upgrade concept design

Feedback drives Bayswater Station upgrade concept design

Following months of engagement, the proposed Bayswater Station upgrade’s concept design balances the various priorities that stakeholders and the community identified for the station and future of the town centre.

How we got to the Bayswater Station concept

How we got to the Bayswater Station concept

Developing the Bayswater Station upgrade concept design is one of the first of many steps for this project.

Ground studies underway

Ground studies underway

Work to find out what is below the ground across three METRONET projects is well underway.

Skybridge to connect Perth airport to new Metronet Airport Central Station.

Skybridge to connect Perth airport to new Metronet Airport Central Station.

Plans were released for a new Skybridge to connect Perth Airport’s Terminal 1 & 2 with the new Airport Central Station being built along the Forrestfield-Airport Link. 

Design Tender opens

Design Tender opens

A tender to design a future railcar depot, incorporating assembly and commissioning facilities for the new railcars, in Perth’s eastern suburb of Bellevue has been released.

METRONET Rail Enabling Bill Passed

METRONET Rail Enabling Bill Passed

Building the Yanchep Rail Extension and Thornlie-Cockburn Link is one step closer after legislation was passed by both houses of State Parliament last week.

Federal Funding Secured

Federal Funding Secured

Commonwealth funding for the next two METRONET Projects has been secured after completing the thorough Infrastructure Australia process.

Property Condition Surveys

Property Condition Surveys

Property condition surveys of properties near work sites are one of the first steps undertaken before construction begins. They help to determine the condition of a property before any work starts.

METRONET to make past planning a reality

METRONET to make past planning a reality

Both the Yanchep Rail Extension and Thornlie-Cockburn Link were projects planned long ago. METRONET is now making them a reality.

Henley Brook rezoning approved

Henley Brook rezoning approved

The rezoning of more than 260 hectares of land between Ellenbrook and Brabham has been approved which will facilitate future housing along the proposed METRONET Morley-Ellenbrook Line.

METRONET attends Railfest 2018

METRONET attends Railfest 2018

Though Railfest tends to look back at the past, this year’s event also took a peek at the future with the METRONET stand a hit with attendees.

First Morley-Ellenbrook Line submission to IA

First Morley-Ellenbrook Line submission to IA

The Morley-Ellenbrook Line has moved one step closer to securing federal funding with formal documentation provided to Infrastructure Australia.

Going back in history to build our future

Going back in history to build our future

With Perth’s love affair of cars, it is natural to think that our city has been built around them.  Our history tells a different story and shows that METRONET is building on a proud past of communities based around rail transport.

Forrestfield-Airport Link: New car park frees up space for future development

Forrestfield-Airport Link: New car park frees up space for future development

A 1200-bay multi-deck car park at the future Forrestfield Station will balance the need for passenger parking with the opportunity to create connected communities within walking distance of the station.

Construction tender opens

Construction tender opens

Construction companies can now tender for the Thornlie-Cockburn Link and Yanchep Rail Extension projects with the release of a Request for Proposal today. 

Full steam ahead for Western Australia’s newest city centre

Full steam ahead for Western Australia’s newest city centre

The Western Australian Planning Commission has given the green light for WA’s newest city centre located on the future Yanchep Rail Extension.

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