Works Morley-Ellenbrook Line


Standard work hours are Monday to Saturday, 6am–7pm, and any out-of-hours works are indicated below. All works will follow approved noise and traffic management plans, and every effort will be made to minimise impacts. For questions about project works, please email or call 9326 3666.

Line-wide track works (until late-2024)

  • installation of overhead line equipment, ballast, rail and sleepers continues along the rail alignment and within the Tonkin Highway medium. 

Bayswater Area

Service Disruption

Critical works for the METRONET Morley-Ellenbrook Line will take place close to the rail and can only be completed safely while trains are not operating. To facilitate these essential works, services on the Midland and Airport lines will be cancelled:

  • from last service Thursday 28 March until first service Monday 8 April 2024
  • plan your journey at

Bayswater Station

Works are underway to connect the Morley-Ellenbrook Line to the new Bayswater Station along the eastern section of Railway Parade. See New Bayswater Station project page for more information.

Morley-Ellenbrook Line connection 

  • intermittent out-of-hours works from 7pm–7am, Monday to Friday required between Beechboro Road South and Tonkin Highway, Roberts Street and King William Street
  • construction of retaining walls on Railway Parade, backfilling of soil, compaction works, earthworks and drainage works within the rail reserve, east of Bayswater Station
  • works to the west of Bayswater Station including rail deliveries, rail welding activities, and service installation works
  • removal of existing overhead line equipment (OLE)
  • rail formation works which includes earthworks and rail capping
  • construction activities including ballast delivery, cutting and welding and rail tamping 
  • construction of the viaduct structure including civil works, earth works and concrete pours (until early-2024), and traffic impacts on Railway Parade (until early-2024). 

Railway Parade traffic impacts

  • Railway Parade is closed in both directions from Bassendean Road to Clavering Road and the westbound lane of Railway Parade is also closed in sections until early-2024.


Morley Area

Morley Station

Works are underway to build the new station, car park and platform in and around Tonkin Highway, Morley.

More information on works can be found via Main Roads.

  • early-morning concrete pours and construction of the vertical columns for the multi-storey carpark
  • steel installation and construction of the footings for the bus exchange are in progress

Noranda Area

Noranda Station

Works are underway to build the new station, car park and platform in and around Tonkin Highway and Benara Road, Noranda.

A new pedestrian underpass is also being built beneath Benara Road to connect Davis Court to the new station.

Malaga Area

Malaga Station

  • Works are underway to build the new station, car park and platform north-east of Tonkin Highway and Marshall Road junction
  • platform works continue including skylight installation, sheeting and services fit-out.

Malaga Station footbridge

  • construction of a new arch footbridge over Tonkin Highway, connecting Ballajura to Malaga station is underway until mid-2024. More information on works can be found via Main Roads

Whiteman Park Area

Out-of-hour works (Monday to Friday 7pm – 7am)

From late-October 2023 until late-February 2024 intermittent out-of-hours works are required at Whiteman Park to:

  • transport oversized materials
  • install viaduct beams and other elements for the elevated station
  • concrete pours
  • minor civil works, station fit-out and services installation

Drumpellier Drive underpass construction

Roadworks on Drumpellier drive and Youle-Dean Road continue including the new pedestrian underpass road beams linking the station to the Brabham community.


Ellenbrook Area

Ellenbrook Station

Paving works continue for the bus exchange.


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