Category: South Eastern Metropolitan Region

Attention Cheltenham and Mentone.

Attention Cheltenham and Mentone. Here’s what Charman Rd, Park Rd and Balcombe Rd will look like once the level crossings are gone. New stations, new jobs, no more bottlenecks – and construction starts in 2018.

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More Dangerous Crossings To Go On The Frankston Line

The Andrews Labor Government is removing three more dangerous and congested level crossings on the Frankston line and building two new stations. Public Transport Minister Jacinta Allan announced today that the Labor Government will lower the Frankston line under Charman Road and Park Road in Cheltenham, and Balcombe Road in Mentone, removing the three level […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Public Transport, South Eastern Metropolitan Region

Thompsons Road Upgrade One Step Closer To Completion

The Andrews Labor Government is a step closer to fixing the notorious Thompsons Road in Melbourne’s south-east with four companies now shortlisted for the second stage of works. BMD, CPB, Cut and Fill and Winslow have been shortlisted to submit tenders for the $175 million upgrade, with the contract due to be awarded by mid-year and […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads and Road Safety, South Eastern Metropolitan Region

Weekend Construction Blitz To Widen Monash Freeway

Construction on the Andrews Labor Government’s Monash Freeway Upgrade is ramping up this weekend with the freeway closing overnight to allow for critical works to be done. Drivers are being urged to plan ahead with the Monash Freeway closed outbound between Heatherton Road and Belgrave Hallam Road each night from midnight to 7am from Saturday […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads and Road Safety, South Eastern Metropolitan Region

Five Finalists Vie To Shape New Frankston Station

Frankston is one step closer to its new look station, with five architects chosen to present their vision for its transformation. Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan and Member for Frankston Paul Edbrooke joined the finalists today at the Frankston Revitalisation Hub to view their designs. The Frankston Station design competition has generated a lot […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Public Transport, South Eastern Metropolitan Region

Putting People First: Thompsons Road Upgrade Starts

The Andrews Labor Government has started construction of Stage 1 of the Thompsons Road Upgrade in Melbourne’s south east. The $175 million upgrade will remove the level crossing on the Cranbourne line in Lyndhurst with a six lane bridge to be built over the railway line. Marriott Boulevard to the South Gippsland Highway will also […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads and Road Safety, South Eastern Metropolitan Region

We’re fixing Thompsons Road, we’re removing a level crossing – and we’re starting right now.

We’re fixing Thompsons Road, we’re removing a level crossing – and we’re starting right now.

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Jobs Boost Puts People First In The South East

A family-owned manufacturer in Melbourne’s South East will create 12 full-time jobs, increase its production and reach global markets thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government which puts people first. Visiting Kez’s Kitchen in Noble Park, Premier and Member for Mulgrave Daniel Andrews announced a $300,000 boost for the company to invest $1.5 million […]

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Putting Oakleigh Athletes First

The Andrews Labor Government is putting families first by building a new sports stadium and gymnastics hall in Oakleigh. Minister for Sport John Eren today joined Member for Oakleigh Steve Dimopoulos to announce the Labor Government would make the Oakleigh Recreation Centre Indoor Stadium and Gymnastics Centre a reality. We will provide $3 million to […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Sport, South Eastern Metropolitan Region

Boost For Grassroots Athletes In Kingston

The Andrews Labor Government is putting people first in Kingston by building the best sports facilities for athletes and their families. Minister for Sport John Eren joined Member for Mordialloc Tim Richardson at Gerry Green Reserve, where we’ll be spending $595,000 to redevelop the Cliff Sambell Pavilion – and build women’s change rooms for the […]

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