The $16.5 billion North East Link aims to reduce congestion across Melbourne’s north-east, divert thousands of trucks off of local roads, and create 10,000 new jobs during construction.
The Federal Government has announced it is committing $5 billion to build a Melbourne Airport Rail Link.
The Victorian Government is investing $60 million dollars into creating and upgrading 2000 new car parking spaces at Melbourne’s busiest train stations.
The first test trains are now running on a new section of elevated rail running between the Melbourne stations of Dandenong and Westall.
The Victorian Government will remove four level crossings in Melbourne as part of a construction blitz in February.