More news

First Parramatta Light rail vehicle arrives

08 December 2022
First Parramatta Light rail vehicle arrives

The Parramatta Light Rail has reached a major new milestone with the arrival of the first vehicle in the new fleet and construction on the light rail stops nearly complete. The Parramatta Light rail continues to deliver … [see more]

Parramatta Light Rail Newsletter - December 2022

07 December 2022
Parramatta Light Rail Newsletter - December 2022

Welcome to the final edition of the Parramatta Light Rail newsletter for 2022. It has been a year of exciting progress, with track installation completed and light rail stop construction underway on the Stage 1 project. … [see more]

Industry invited to register interest in Parramatta Light Rail Stage 2

06 December 2022
Industry invited to register interest in Parramatta Light Rail Stage 2

The NSW Government is encouraging industry to register their interest to deliver the first phase of Parramatta Light Rail Stage 2, linking two communities with a new bridge over the Parramatta River between Wentworth Poi… [see more]

Green track wins another national award

01 December 2022
Green track wins another national award

Parramatta Light Rail Stage 1 has been recognised in the Leadership, Advocacy and Research – city and regional scale category at the 2022 Australian Urban Design Awards (AUDA), for its research study ‘Green track for Par… [see more]

How Realise Business helped locals like Jackson’s Cafe

30 November 2022
How Realise Business helped locals like Jackson’s Cafe

The Parramatta Light Rail project continues to support and promote businesses along the Westmead to Carlingford alignment through various initiatives, including its engagement with business advisory group, Realise Busine… [see more]

Stage 2 Precinct factsheets now online

11 November 2022
Stage 2 Precinct factsheets now online

Precinct factsheets for Stage 2 of the Parramatta Light Rail are now available for download on the website. The factsheets outline the expected benefits of light rail and potential impacts of construction and operations … [see more]

Environmental Impact Statement on display for community feedback

09 November 2022
Environmental Impact Statement on display for community feedback

The NSW Government is encouraging communities to have their say on the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for Parramatta Light Rail Stage 2 to help shape the final design for this once-in-a-generation transport project… [see more]

Parramatta Light Rail achieves record-breaking ‘As Built’ score

28 October 2022
Parramatta Light Rail achieves record-breaking ‘As Built’ score

The Parramatta Light Rail infrastructure works package has demonstrated its ongoing commitment to achieving sustainable infrastructure, having been awarded the highest ever ‘As-Built’ rating by the Infrastructure Sustain… [see more]

Green track research wins national award

19 October 2022
Green track research wins national award

Parramatta Light Rail Stage 1 was proudly named an Infrastructure category winner in the 2022 National Landscape Architecture Awards for its research study: ‘… [see more]

Parramatta Light Rail excavation artefacts now in 3D

12 October 2022
Parramatta Light Rail excavation artefacts now in 3D

A selection of items uncovered during the project's light rail archaeological investigations are now publicly available online in 3D as part of a preservation initiative. Transport for NSW worked with the project’s major… [see more]

Proposal to extend construction hours

30 September 2022
Proposal to extend construction hours

Planning and development work for Stage 2 of the Parramatta Light Rail is continuing, which will connect Stage 1 and Parramatta’s CBD to Sydney Olympic Park via Camellia, Rydalmere, Ermington, Melrose Park and Wentworth … [see more]

Project wins Infrastructure Project Excellence Award

16 September 2022
Project wins Infrastructure Project Excellence Award

The Parramatta Light Rail project was recognised for Infrastructure Project Excellence at the Australasian Rail Association (ARA) Industry Awards 2022, for its commitment to delivering positive community outcomes. The pr… [see more]