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This project is part of the Armadale Line Transformation. Help us plan for the 2023 shutdown.

Project

Victoria Park-Canning Level Crossing Removal

Beckenham, Cannington, Carlisle, Queens Park, Victoria Park, Welshpool

Overview

  • Rail

    Project type
  • $1.05 billion

    Total budget
  • Under Construction

    Project phase
  • METRONET

    Lead agency
  • 4375

    Jobs supported

The project is Perth’s first major elevated rail designed to improve public transport safety, create new and versatile public space for the community and reduce traffic congestion.

Six level crossings will be removed along the Armadale Line by raising the rail over the road at Mint Street, Oats Street, Welshpool Road, Hamilton Street, Wharf Street and William Street. 

New modern elevated stations will be built at Carlisle, Oats Street, Queens Park, Cannington and Beckenham while Welshpool Station will be permanently closed.

To find out more information regarding site works in relation to this major project, please visit the METRONET website.

Benefits

  • Increased safety for people and vehicles travelling in the area
  • Improved traffic flow through the area
  • Modern station facilities
  • Revitalisation of local community with improved land use planning
  • Reduce time spent sitting at boom gates by up to six hours per day

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