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New light rail bridge taking shape

12 April 2021
New light rail bridge taking shape

Construction is underway on the state’s second longest steel arch bridge, which will connect light rail users, cyclists and pedestrians when the Parramatta Light Rail opens in 2023. It is the biggest of the six bridges b… [see more]

Tracks laid across the historic Lennox Bridge

07 April 2021
Tracks laid across the historic Lennox Bridge

Construction of the Parramatta Light Rail is progressing with tracks laid across Lennox Bridge as part of fast-tracked works along Parramatta’s ‘Eat Street’ on Church Street, between George and Market Streets. The new tr… [see more]

Parramatta Light Rail Newsletter - April 2021

06 April 2021
Parramatta Light Rail Newsletter - April 2021

Welcome to the April 2021 Parramatta Light Rail quarterly newsletter, keeping you updated and informed about this exciting major infrastructure project which is expected to open in 2023. In this edition, you can find out… [see more]

Construction work over Easter and school holiday period

01 April 2021
Construction work over Easter and school holiday period

The Parramatta Light Rail team are taking advantage of the quieter roads in the Parramatta CBD area this Easter long weekend and school holiday period, and will be undertaking some essential intersection and road works. … [see more]

Parramatta Light Rail Stabling and Maintenance Facility construction to begin

26 March 2021
Parramatta Light Rail Stabling and Maintenance Facility construction to begin

Major construction of the stabling and maintenance facility for the Parramatta Light Rail will begin in Camellia by the middle of this year, after the completion of a major remediation task to ensure the safety of worker… [see more]

Local Jobs For Parramatta Light Rail

17 March 2021
Local Jobs For Parramatta Light Rail

More than two-thirds of workers on the Parramatta Light Rail are from Western Sydney, putting local jobs at the heart of the project that will connect Westmead to Carlingford, via the Parramatta CBD and Camellia. The lig… [see more]

Dinners and Winners on Eat Street

10 March 2021
Dinners and Winners on Eat Street

Game goers are encouraged to head down to Parramatta’s ‘Eat Street’ for their chance to win fantastic prizes from local businesses when they come to cheer on their favourite football team at Bankwest Stadium. The new cam… [see more]

New images from light rail alignment revealed

18 February 2021
New images from light rail alignment revealed

A first look at the Parramatta Light Rail alignment has been revealed to the community as the project gains momentum, with track work underway from Westmead to Carlingford. The new artist impressions offer a glimpse of h… [see more]

On your bike! New path for Parramatta

15 February 2021
On your bike! New path for Parramatta

Parramatta locals will be encouraged to get fit and active on a network of walking and cycling paths currently being built as part of the Parramatta Light Rail program.  Construction has begun on the ‘active transport li… [see more]

Parramatta football fields upgrades kick off

27 January 2021
Parramatta football fields upgrades kick off

Local football players will have access to new and improved sporting grounds at Robin Thomas Reserve, Parramatta, with an upgrade to begin this week as part of the $2.4 billion Parramatta Light Rail program of works. Ini… [see more]

Making tracks on Parramatta's 'Eat Street'

23 January 2021
Making tracks on Parramatta's 'Eat Street'

The revitalisation of Parramatta’s ‘Eat Street’ is well underway with the first tracks laid for Parramatta Light Rail in the dining precinct. Up to 500 people per day and 300 each night worked through the Christmas and N… [see more]

Instagram-worthy art brings Parramatta to life

10 December 2020
Instagram-worthy art brings Parramatta to life

A collection of ‘augmented reality’ (AR) artworks on display around Parramatta will bring the area to life in exciting and surprising ways these summer holidays, as part of a NSW Government activation campaign to support… [see more]