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New fact sheets for primary school educators

22 September 2021
New fact sheets for primary school educators

The Parramatta Light Rail team has released two new fact sheets that can be used as an educational resource for primary school educators and students.… [see more]

More shade and cleaner air for local Parramatta streets

30 August 2021
More shade and cleaner air for local Parramatta streets

The community will benefit from improved air quality and shade when more than 3500 new trees are planted as part of the Parramatta Light Rail project. Transport for NSW Executive Director Anand Thomas said the Parramatta… [see more]

When augmented reality artwork came to Parramatta

26 August 2021
When augmented reality artwork came to Parramatta

Parramatta Light Rail's augmented reality (AR) experience recently won Silver for 'Best Augmented Reality Experience' at the Australian Effects and Animation Festival 2021.  Between December 2020 and March 2021, Parramat… [see more]

Parramatta Light Rail achieves 'leading' ISCA Design rating

10 August 2021
Parramatta Light Rail achieves 'leading' ISCA Design rating

Parramatta Light Rail infrastructure works package has achieved an Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia (ISCA) ‘Leading’ rating for design, demonstrating the project’s commitment to achieve sustainable outc… [see more]

Pause on light rail construction

03 August 2021
Pause on light rail construction

In line with the current Public Health Order, Parramatta Light Rail works are currently paused. To comply with this directive: Parramatta Light Rail sites continue to remain closed with adequate supervision and maintena… [see more]

WATCH | Aboriginal Archaeology Webinar

12 July 2021
WATCH | Aboriginal Archaeology Webinar

On Friday 4 June, more than 65 people tuned into the Parramatta Light Rail Aboriginal Archaeology Live Q&A to hear from project archaeologist, Dr Tim Owen, who discussed the artefacts and evidence uncovered showcasin… [see more]

Parramatta Light Rail Newsletter - July 2021

08 July 2021
Parramatta Light Rail Newsletter - July 2021

Welcome to the July 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]

Celebrating NAIDOC Week on Parramatta Light Rail

06 July 2021
Celebrating NAIDOC Week on Parramatta Light Rail

For this year’s NAIDOC Week from 4 to 11 July, the Parramatta Light Rail team is celebrating the contributions and achievements of Aboriginal people on the project. The theme for this year, Heal Country, is focused on se… [see more]

Have your say on the new light rail bridge name

02 July 2021
Have your say on the new light rail bridge name

The local community are being encouraged to help name the new bridge across James Ruse Drive in Rosehill, a new iconic landmark for Western Sydney delivered as part of Stage 1 of the Parramatta Light Rail project. Parram… [see more]

Upgraded Robin Thomas Reserve open to the community

30 June 2021
Upgraded Robin Thomas Reserve open to the community

Families and the community can now enjoy improved grounds at Robin Thomas Reserve, Parramatta, following the completion of upgrade works as part of the Parramatta Light Rail program. Parramatta Light Rail Project Directo… [see more]

50% of tracks laid for Parramatta Light Rail

28 June 2021
50% of tracks laid for Parramatta Light Rail

The vital public transport link through Greater Parramatta is another step closer with the project celebrating 50 per cent  of track installed across the alignment. This exciting milestone includes more than 80 percent o… [see more]

Upcoming construction work and changed traffic conditions

25 June 2021
Upcoming construction work and changed traffic conditions

Road closures and traffic changes are continuing to allow access to work areas. If you’re in the area, Parramatta CBD From tonight at 7pm Friday 25 June to 7am 12 July 2021 Intersection at Church and George Streets Georg… [see more]