Notification

Caulfield to Cranbourne/Pakenham stations: Temporary car park closures and changes to pedestrian access until mid-2018

Added: 10 June 2016

There will be full and partial temporary long-term and short-term closures of station car parks and changes to pedestrian access in and around stations on the Cranbourne and Pakenham lines, due to works as part of the Caulfield to Dandenong Level Crossing Removal Project, Huntingdale Car Park Project, and rail systems upgrades in preparation for High Capacity Metro Trains.

During construction, station car park users are encouraged to plan their travel and consider alternative transport to nearby stations and car parks. 

Car park closures:

Alternative car parking options

Changes to pedestrian access

Further information

Full and partial car park closures

Caulfield Station

There will be a temporary suspension of on-street parking on Sir John Monash Drive at Caulfield Station from 11pm Friday 23 February to 4am Monday 26 February 2018 due to train replacement bus services and platform extension works.  

Carnegie Station

Morton Avenue full car park closure: 

  • Morton Avenue car park is closed to allow works to the Koornang Road level crossing, construction of elevated tracks and rebuilding of the station.
  • Morton Avenue Disability Permit car spaces have been relocated to Shepparson Avenue, Carnegie until mid-2018.
  • To ensure there is no loss of parking for rail passengers during construction, East Malvern Station and Holmesglen Station car parks have been extended to provide approximately 342 additional car spaces.

Murrumbeena Station

Railway Parade corner car park closure: 

  • This car park is closed until mid-2018. 
  • A Disability Permit space will remain adjacent to the station entrance for the duration of the works.

Neerim Road and Railway Parade car park closures:

  • Neerim Road and Railway Parade car parks are closed until mid-2018 to remove the Murrumbeena Road level crossing, construct elevated tracks and rebuild the station.
  • A Disability Permit space will remain near the station entrance on Railway Parade for the duration of the works.
  • To ensure there is no loss of car parking for rail passengers during construction, East Malvern Station and Holmesglen Station car parks have been extended to provide approximately 342 additional car spaces.

Hughesdale Station

Car space closure: 

Four hour on-street parking on the south side of Willesden Road near Poath Road is closed until early 2018. 

For your safety, please observe any signage and instructions put in place during these works.

Car park closure: 

Hughesdale Station car park on the northern side of Poath Road opposite Willesden Road is closed until mid-2018.

To ensure there is no loss of car parking for rail passengers during construction, East Malvern Station and Holmesglen Station car parks have been extended to provide approximately 30 additional car spaces.

Oakleigh Station

Train replacement bus interchange operations on Haughton Road at Oakleigh Station will require a road closure and suspension of on-street parking between Johnson Street and Mill Road from 11pm Friday 23 February to 4am Monday 26 February 2018.

Due to platform extension works Oakleigh Station car park will be partially closed as follows:

  • Portman Street eastern car park will be partially closed(up to 60 spaces) from 9pm Tuesday 20 February to 4am Monday 26 February 2018 
  • Portman Street western car park will be partially closed (up to 30 spaces) from 9pm Friday 23 February to 4am Monday 26 February 2018
  • Haughton Road car park under Warrigal Road bridge will be partially closed(up to 15 spaces) from 9pm Friday 23 February to 4am Monday 26 February 2018

Huntingdale Station

Due to works as part of the Huntingdale Station Upgrade Project, Huntingdale Station is affected by temporary car park closures until March 2018.

The car park located on the North Road off ramp is currently closed, and will reopen as a formalised and sealed car park at the end of March.

The Railway Avenue car park adjacent to Huntingdale Station has now reopened (125 spaces) with Disability Permit parking available.

Car spaces are also available at the existing station car park on Haughton Road, North Road and in the new station car park on Huntingdale Road.

Passengers are advised to observe any signage and instructions in place during these works.

Clayton Station

Carinish Road car park closure:

  • Carinish Road car park is closed to remove level crossings, construct elevated tracks and rebuild the station.
  • Disability Permit parking has been retained and relocated near the station entrance.
  • To ensure there is no loss of parking for rail passengers during construction, the car park at Huntingdale Station has been extended to provide 80 additional car spaces. 
  • Station car park users are encouraged to plan their travel and consider alternative transport to nearby stations and offset car park locations.

Westall Station

Train replacement bus interchange operations at Westall Station will require:

  • Closure of Westall Station Rayhur Street eastern car park from 11pm Friday 23 February to 4am Monday 26 February 2018

Westall Station Rayhur Street western car park will also be partially closed (up to 50 spaces) from 9pm Friday 23 February to 4am Monday 26 February 2018.

Springvale Station

Springvale Station car park will be partially closed (up to 75 spaces) from 11pm Tuesday 9 January to 11pm Sunday 25 February 2018.  

Noble Park Station

The new Noble Park Station reopened on Thursday 15 February.

As part of works to complete the new Noble Park Station precinct and begin construction of the surrounding open space, the Douglas Street car park is currently closed until mid-2018

Disability Permit parking spaces have been permanently relocated to a section of the station’s new car park off Mons Parade.

To ensure there is parking available near the station, all-day parking is available within sign-posted areas on Memorial Drive, Noble Park, until mid-2018.

For your safety, please observe any signage and instructions put in place during these works.

Parkiteer cage closure:

The Noble Park Station Douglas Street Parkiteer cage is closed until mid-2018.

Freestanding bicycle hoops have been permanently relocated to a section near the new station entrance off Mons Parade.

Alternative bicycle parking is available in Parkiteer cages at Springvale and Dandenong stations. Please note you can use your existing Parkiteer card to access other cages.

Mons Parade car park closure: 

Mons Parade car park is closed until mid-2018 to allow works to remove level crossings, construct elevated tracks and rebuild the station.

To ensure there is no loss of parking for rail passengers during construction, car parks have been extended to provide 166 additional car spaces at Sandown Park Station.

Yarraman Station

Yarraman Station car park on Railway Parade will be partially closed (up to 75 spaces) from 11pm Friday 2 March to 4am Sunday 4 March 2018.

Yarraman Station car park on Hanna Street is closed (up to 50 spaces) until March 2018.

To ensure there is no loss of parking for rail passengers during construction, car parks have been extended to provide 166 additional car spaces at Sandown Park Station.

Pakenham Station

Pakenham Station car park will be partially closed (up to 150 spaces) from 11pm Sunday 18 February to 4am Monday 5 March 2018.

Alternative car parking options

To ensure there is no loss of car parking for rail passengers during construction, car parks have been extended to provide approximately:

  • 172 spaces at East Malvern Station
  • 170 spaces at Holmesglen Station
  • 80 spaces at Huntingdale Station
  • 147 spaces at Clayton Station
  • 166 spaces at Sandown Park Station

Pedestrian access changes

Carnegie Station

Please note the following permanent changes to footpath access around Carnegie Station until mid-2018:

  • The footpath from Carnegie Station to Hewitts Road has been permanently removed. Passengers are advised to detour via Morton Avenue, Shepparson Avenue, Jersey Parade and Tranmere Avenue.
  • The pedestrian rail crossing between Carnegie Station car park and Woorayl Street, near Chestnut Street is closed. Passengers are advised to detour via Koornang Road. 
  • The pedestrian crossing at Cosy Gum Road, Carnegie, is closed until mid-2018. Please follow detour in place via Grange Road or Koornang Road level crossings. 

Murrumbeena Station

Murrumbeena Station pedestrian bridge has been permanently removed for construction of elevated tracks and to rebuild the station.

Passengers are advised to use the Murrumbeena Road pedestrian crossing.

Hughesdale Station

Poath Road pedestrian level crossing (eastern side) is closed until mid-2018. Please detour via the pedestrian crossing on the western side of Poath Road. The long-term closure is due to construction activities.

Poath Road pedestrian crossing (west side) will have intermittent closures between early February and early March 2018. Alternative transport will be available when the pedestrian crossing is closed. Please observe any signage and instructions put in place during these works.

The shared use path located on the south side of Hughesdale Station, between Poath Road and Galbally Reserve, is closed until mid-2018. Please follow detour signs in place via Poath Road and Arthur Street. 

The pedestrian footpath on the south side of Willesden Road near Poath Road is closed until early 2018. 

For your safety, please observe any signage and instructions put in place during these works.

Richard Street pedestrian level crossing (between Hughesdale and Oakleigh stations)

Richardson Street pedestrian level crossing will temporarily close from 11pm Friday 23 February to 4am Monday 26 February 2018. For your safety, please follow detour signs via Poath Road level crossing or Warrigal Road footbridge.

Shared-use path (Oakleigh - Huntingdale stations)

The shared use path is closed from the eastern end of Oakleigh Station Portman Street car park to Huntingdale Station from 4am Thursday 1 March to 11pm Saturday 31 March 2018. 

Huntingdale Station

Due to works as part of the Huntingdale Car Park Project, there will be a temporary footpath closure at Huntingdale Station until further notice. Pedestrian detours will be in place. 

Due to works as part of the Huntingdale Station Upgrade Project, the Parkiteer bike cage at Huntingdale Station is closed until March 2018. Temporary bicycle hoops have been installed.

Passengers are advised to observe any signage and instructions in place during these works.

Clayton Station

  • The footpath on the south side of Carinish Road, between Clayton Road and Mary Street is closed until mid-2018. Please detour via the northern side of Carinish Road.
  • The shared-use path on the south side of Carinish Road (between Flora Road and Madeleine Road) is closed until mid-2018. This is to enable safe access to the rail corridor for construction of the new elevated rail structure over Clayton Road. Detour signs are in place at either end of the closure directing pedestrians and cyclists to cross to the north side of Carinish Road.
  • The Haughton Road footpath extending from the end of the car park (between Pullyn Street and Collier Road) is closed until mid-2018. The area is fenced off and the detour is on the south side of Haughton Road.

Clayton Road: 

  • Clayton Road pedestrian crossing (west side) is closed until mid-2018. Please detour via the pedestrian crossing on the eastern side of Clayton Road. Please follow traffic controls in place. 

Centre Road:

  • Centre Road pedestrian level crossing (south side) is closed until mid-2018. Please detour via the pedestrian crossing on the northern side of Centre Road. Please follow traffic controls in place.

Noble Park Station

The new Noble Park Station is open. To access the station, use the temporary entrance located off Mons Parade. Entry from Douglas Street is via the existing pedestrian underpass. A direct entrance from Douglas Street will open late February 2018.

Heatherton Road pedestrian level crossing (north side) is closed until mid-2018. Please detour via the pedestrian crossing on the southern side of Heatherton Road.

These closure dates are subject to change. For your safety, please observe any signage and instructions put in place during these works.   

Further information

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Call: 1800 105 105 (24 hours, 7 days) 

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Updated 03:02pm, 23rd February