Works Morley-Ellenbrook Line

Works

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 info@metronet.wa.gov.au 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

Rail Disruption

To facilitate works, services on the Midland and Airport lines will be cancelled:

  • from last service Friday 14 June until first service Monday 17 June 2024
  • rail replacement buses will operate – plan your journey at www.transperth.wa.gov.au 

Out of hours works

  • intermittent out-of-hours works from 7pm–7am, Sunday to Friday required between Beechboro Road South and Tonkin Highway, Roberts Street and King William Street
  • 24/7 works will take place during rail closures:
    • from 7pm 14 June until 7am Monday 17 June

Morley-Ellenbrook Line connection

  • 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) installation
  • 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, concrete finishing works, handrail installation and protection screen installation
  • street scape works along Railway Parade including excavation and earth works, asphalting, drainage and street light installation, kerbing and landscaping
  • movement of materials in and out of the rail corridor.

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 late-2024.

 

Morley Area

Morley Station

Out-of-hour works:

  • barrier installation under the Broun Avenue Bridge between 9pm and 6am. Please note lane closures will be in place for these works
  • intermitted out-of-hours works in May and June between 7pm – 7am for barrier works 

Standard Works 

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 car park
  • 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.


Out-of-hours works:

  • intermitted out-of-hours works from May until late-2024
  • craning materials into the rail corridor Tuesday and Wednesday evenings between 9pm and 4am from mid-June until mid- July. Please note lane closures will be in place for these works

Standard works:

  • paving and tiling at the station entry on Benara Road, overpasses and station concourses
  • station fit-out including installation of seating, shelters, intercom and signage
  • assembly and commissioning of station lifts
  • light pole installation and asphalting in the station car park
  • tree planting and landscaping.

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)

Intermittent out-of-hours works are required at Whiteman Park to:

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

A single left lane road closure, and speed reduction to 40 km/h, will be implemented to facilitate UPS signalling works on Drumpellier Drive, Youle-Dean Road, and Whiteman Drive East between 7pm Thursday 7 June until 5am Friday 8 June. Please note traffic lights will be flashing amber during this time so traffic management will be in place to direct traffic flow.


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.


Road works 

Single left lane road closures will be in place along with traffic management and a speed reduction to 40 km/h to facilitate works on Drumpellier Drive, Youle-Dean Road, and Whiteman Drive East. These works include asphalt works, construction of median islands and other finishing works.

 

Ellenbrook Area

Ellenbrook Station

  • tree and shrub plantings in the station precinct
  • ongoing paving works in the bus interchange.

 

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