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Tree hollows find new home at Kaarakin

Tree hollows find new home at Kaarakin

Tree hollows, logs and foliage from the site of the future Lakelands Station will be put to good use at their new home, Kaarakin Black Cockatoo Conservation Centre.

Ground broken on new Lakelands Station

Ground broken on new Lakelands Station

A ground-breaking milestone was celebrated at METRONET’s Lakelands Station project site, with early works now in progress on the Mandurah Line’s newest station.

Denny Avenue smashing through waste recovery targets

Denny Avenue smashing through waste recovery targets

Downer, the contractor for Denny Avenue Level Crossing Removal project, has smashed through their proactive waste recovery targets and is driving best practice for waste management. 

Check out the new Ellenbrook Station!

Check out the new Ellenbrook Station!

The designs for Ellenbrook Station, the terminus for the 21km Morley-Ellenbrook Line, have been released to the public.

Thornlie-Cockburn Link noise wall colour revealed

Thornlie-Cockburn Link noise wall colour revealed

The Thornlie-Cockburn Link noise wall colour has been chosen with a vote by landowners who live across from, or share a boundary fence with, the rail alignment in Kenwick and Thornlie, and Community Reference Group members.

Elevated rail solution to remove dangerous level crossings

Elevated rail solution to remove dangerous level crossings

Five dangerous level crossings whose boom gates are each down for about three hours every day will be removed on the inner Armadale Line, with elevated rail chosen as the solution.

Forrestfield-Airport Link wins on major track event

Forrestfield-Airport Link wins on major track event

Next week’s Tokyo Olympics isn’t the only major track event to get excited about as Perth celebrates the completion of tracklaying on the Forrestfield-Airport Link!

METRONET East-Bayswater Draft Design Guidelines open for public comment

METRONET East-Bayswater Draft Design Guidelines open for public comment

Following the recent adoption of the METRONET East Redevelopment Scheme, DevelopmentWA has released the Draft Design Guidelines for the METRONET East-Bayswater project area for public comment.

Local supplier rising to the challenge

Local supplier rising to the challenge

Infrabuild Construction Solutions is just one of many local suppliers working on METRONET projects

We’d dig your help for a ground-breaking name

We’d dig your help for a ground-breaking name

We need your help to name the Micro Tunnel Boring Machine (MTBM) to be used on METRONET’s Thornlie-Cockburn Link project.

Baysie – Spend to Win wrap-up

Baysie – Spend to Win wrap-up

Campaign to support Bayswater businesses wins.

METRONET Noongar Reference Group win NAIDOC Perth award

METRONET Noongar Reference Group win NAIDOC Perth award

Ahead of NAIDOC Week, the METRONET Noongar Reference Group has won the Heal Country Award as part of this year’s NAIDOC Perth Awards, marking an exciting achievement for the group and for the Gnarla Biddi Strategy.

New Midland Station Community Reference Group announced

New Midland Station Community Reference Group announced

A Community Reference Group (CRG) for the new Midland Station has recently been established.

METRONET marks National Reconciliation Week

METRONET marks National Reconciliation Week

METRONET marked National Reconciliation Week (27 May – 3 June) by hosting a number of events across our agencies and project sites.

Railcar manufacturing returns to Western Australia

Railcar manufacturing returns to Western Australia

In 1994, Wet Wet Wet’s Love Is All Around was the number one single in Australia, the West Coast Eagles won their second AFL Premiership, and Paul Keating was Australia’s Prime Minister.

Let’s prepare: Perth’s biggest public transport shutdown coming

Let’s prepare: Perth’s biggest public transport shutdown coming

Work is underway to start preparing commuters for the Mandurah Line to temporarily close for up to 25 days in late December due to major construction on the METRONET Thornlie-Cockburn Link. 

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