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Public art in the pipeline

Public art in the pipeline

The place where you live has something special and unique about its identity formed by the local culture, history, landscape and people. One way we can express and celebrate this identity is through public art.

Rewards for Kelmscott locals this May

Rewards for Kelmscott locals this May

Up to $1,000 worth of shopping vouchers are up for grabs this May as part of the METRONET Buy Local, Celebrate Kelmscott rewards program.

Caledonian Avenue Level Crossing closed for good

Caledonian Avenue Level Crossing closed for good

Work didn’t stop over the Easter long weekend, with the Caledonian Avenue Level Crossing closing on Good Friday.

Festivities at Celebrate Kelmscott Fun Day

Festivities at Celebrate Kelmscott Fun Day

Friends, families and neighbours will come together on Sunday 1 May to celebrate the opening of the new Kelmscott Station Plaza.

Yanchep Station – connecting to Country

Yanchep Station – connecting to Country

What’s in a name? What does it tell us about a person or place? In Noongar language, the name Yanchep refers to the ‘native flax or bulrush reed’ commonly found in wetlands throughout the area. 

Public Art applications made easy with interactive learning

Public Art applications made easy with interactive learning

Young and emerging artists across WA can now tap into an exciting new interactive learning resource, helping them turn their creative talents towards public art opportunities on METRONET projects.

New beginning in Bayswater following Midland Line Shutdown

New beginning in Bayswater following Midland Line Shutdown

The first half of the new Bayswater Station will open to passengers after a Midland Line closure from Friday 23 September – Sunday 16 October.

Career Goals Right on Track

Career Goals Right on Track

Environmental Undergraduate Yukio Chaplin is right on track to achieve his career goals after working on the METRONET Thornlie-Cockburn Link Project through the CareerTrackers Aboriginal internship program.

Happy feat for fauna

Happy feat for fauna

Small in size but big on impact. That’s the perfect way to describe the fauna underpasses that will soon play an important role in protecting native animals moving between the bushland areas around the METRONET Thornlie-Cockburn Link Project.

Broun Avenue Bridge demolished to make way for Morley Station

Broun Avenue Bridge demolished to make way for Morley Station

The METRONET Morley-Ellenbrook Line has reached a major milestone with the Broun Avenue Bridge, over Tonkin Highway, demolished and new Morley Station designs released.

Sound check…1,2,3

Sound check…1,2,3

It’s no secret construction can be noisy at times, but you can be rest assured we’re committed to keeping the volume under control while constructing the new rail.

Aboriginal engagement leaving a legacy for Lakelands

Aboriginal engagement leaving a legacy for Lakelands

Aboriginal engagement plays a key role in the Lakelands Station Project, with a focus on building relationships that leave a legacy for years to come.

Aboriginal Employment and Procurement Targets Exceeded

Aboriginal Employment and Procurement Targets Exceeded

With around $6 million worth of onsite services awarded to Aboriginal businesses since 2020, and over 48 jobs created for Aboriginal employees, the METRONET Yanchep Rail Extension project is exceeding targets.

First of 246 METRONET C-series Railcars Testing Underway

First of 246 METRONET C-series Railcars Testing Underway

The first of 246 new C-series railcars has rolled off the assembly line and is now undergoing initial testing at the newly completed High Voltage Testing and Commissioning Facility. 

Next stop, Legislative Council

Next stop, Legislative Council

The Railway (METRONET) Amendment Bill 2022 has passed the Legislative Assembly, and is well on it’s way to elevating Perth’s connectivity.

Career Goals on Track for Aboriginal Intern

Career Goals on Track for Aboriginal Intern

Noongar man, Daniel Dzubiel is right on track to achieve his career goals after joining the METRONET Yanchep Rail Extension Project as an Environmental Undergraduate through the CareerTrackers internship program.

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