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This project is part of the Armadale Line Transformation


Victoria Park-Canning Level Crossing Removal

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


  • Rail

    Project type
  • $1.62 billion

    Total budget
  • Under Construction

    Project phase

    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 are being 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 are being built at Carlisle, Oats Street, Queens Park, Cannington and Beckenham while Welshpool Station will be has closed permanently.

Boom gates at all the level crossings between Victoria Park and Beckenham have been dismantled, and construction in now underway, marking a significant milestone in transformation of the Armadale Line.

To find out more information in relation to this major project, please visit the METRONET Victoria Park-Canning Level Crossing Removal page.


  • 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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