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Christmas comes early to Parramatta

26 November 2020
Christmas comes early to Parramatta

An overnight stay at Novotel, tickets to the races and a free guitar are among the prizes as part of a Christmas shopping campaign to support local businesses in Parramatta. Parramatta Light Rail Program Director Anand T… [see more]

Tracks laid at Westmead

12 November 2020
Tracks laid at Westmead

The first light rail track has been laid at Westmead, as part of the Parramatta Light Rail project, Transport for New South Wales announced on Thursday 12 November. The commencement of track work at Hawkesbury Road, West… [see more]

Local businesses at the heart of light rail

28 October 2020
Local businesses at the heart of light rail

New members of the Parramatta Light Rail Business Reference Group have joined from across the light rail alignment to add their voices to the development and implementation of this major infrastructure project. Parramat… [see more]

New apprentices for Parramatta Light Rail

26 October 2020
New apprentices for Parramatta Light Rail

A group of mature-age apprentices has joined the Parramatta Light Rail project, supporting the NSW Government’s commitment to job creation during the COVID-19 pandemic. The six apprentices, aged in their 30s, 40s and 50… [see more]

Graveyard shift in light rail design

19 October 2020
Graveyard shift in light rail design

Underground exploration has enabled a major transport infrastructure project to sidestep unmarked graves beyond the historic St Patrick’s Cemetery in Parramatta. Archaeological testing outside the cemetery’s modern-day … [see more]

Eat Street light rail works fast-tracked

14 October 2020
Eat Street light rail works fast-tracked

Major light rail construction on Parramatta’s ‘Eat Street’ dining strip will be fast-tracked for completion in mid-2021, returning the precinct to sophisticated outdoor dining as quickly as possible. Amending the constru… [see more]

No bridge too far for light rail project

05 October 2020
No bridge too far for light rail project

Six new bridges will be built and another five bridges modified in the Greater Parramatta area, as part of the Parramatta Light Rail works. The bridges at Westmead, Parramatta, Camellia, Rosehill and Dundas will support … [see more]

Community urged to support local business

30 September 2020
Community urged to support local business

Transport for NSW is throwing its support behind a range of retailers and specialist services along the Parramatta Light Rail alignment for NSW Small Business Month. Parramatta Light Rail Program Director Anand Thomas sa… [see more]

Parramatta Light Rail Newsletter - October 2020

23 September 2020
Parramatta Light Rail Newsletter - October 2020

Welcome to the October 2020 Parramatta Light Rail quarterly newsletter, keeping you updated and informed about this major infrastructure project. In this edition, you can find out more information about:… [see more]

Westmead wonders on show in shop local guide

21 September 2020
Westmead wonders on show in shop local guide

The spotlight is on local Westmead businesses along the future Parramatta Light Rail alignment in the latest ‘shop local’ guide produced by Transport for NSW. The new guide lists a wide range of Westmead businesses, from… [see more]

Expressions of interest open for the project’s Aboriginal Heritage Focus Group

08 September 2020
Expressions of interest open for the project’s Aboriginal Heritage Focus Group

Transport for NSW (TfNSW) invites Aboriginal people and groups who hold cultural knowledge relevant to determining the significance of Aboriginal objects and places for the Parramatta Light Rail project to be a part of t… [see more]

Parramatta CBD prepped for light rail

18 August 2020
Parramatta CBD prepped for light rail

Innovative design and construction technology have helped to untangle a maze of utilities in Parramatta’s CBD ahead of major construction of the Parramatta Light Rail.… [see more]