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At least 3,500 trees will be planted as part of the Parramatta Light Rail project

13 May 2019
At least 3,500 trees will be planted as part of the Parramatta Light Rail project

This includes 100 trees now planted in North Parramatta and Westmead to kickstart a tree planting program by Parramatta Light Rail in partnership with the City of Parramatta that will see at least 2,500 new native and no… [see more]

New businesses join the Business Reference Group

06 May 2019
New businesses join the Business Reference Group

Some of Parramatta’s most popular eateries have joined the Parramatta Light Rail Business Reference Group, a forum set up by Transport for NSW to support local businesses during the construction of Parramatta Light Rail … [see more]

Bike path extension for Adderton Road in Telopea

02 May 2019
Bike path extension for Adderton Road in Telopea

The NSW Government will build an underpass at Adderton Road, Telopea, as part of the Parramatta Light Rail project. Parramatta Light Rail program director Tim Poole said the new underpass, which will give pedestrians and… [see more]

New 'Eat Street' campaign launched to attract visitors

18 April 2019
New 'Eat Street' campaign launched to attract visitors

Game-goers at Parramatta’s new Bankwest Stadium will receive discounts and deals at the popular ‘Eat Street’ dining district as part of a campaign to attract visitors to the area. The campaign includes a restaurant guide… [see more]

Parramatta Light Rail Newsletter - February 2019

22 February 2019
Newsletter

Welcome to the February 2019 Parramatta Light Rail quarterly newsletter, keeping you updated and informed. In this edition, you can find the following stories and more:… [see more]

Wire-free Parramatta Light Rail in Westmead and Parramatta CBD

07 February 2019
Wire-free Parramatta Light Rail in Westmead and Parramatta CBD

Parramatta Light Rail Stage 1, which will connect Westmead to Carlingford via the Parramatta CBD and Camellia, will utilise a combination of overhead wires and approximately four kilometres of wire-free operation. The wi… [see more]

Enabling road works commence

23 January 2019
Enabling road works commence

Intersection upgrades, new traffic lights, landscaping, and changes to traffic lanes and parking have commenced on Parramatta’s George and O’Connell Streets in preparation for Parramatta Light Rail construction. Parramat… [see more]

Construction grace period for Eat Street businesses

10 January 2019
Construction grace period for Eat Street businesses

Transport for NSW is committed to working with local businesses before and during construction of the Parramatta Light Rail. Following extensive consultation with the local business community, the NSW Government announce… [see more]

Parramatta Light Rail Contracts Signed

20 December 2018
Parramatta Light Rail Contracts Signed

Major construction on the Parramatta Light Rail will begin in 2019 after two major contracts were awarded to build and operate Stage 1 of the project that will connect Westmead to Carlingford via Parramatta CBD and Camel… [see more]

Student wins Transport's Sustainable Design Competition

12 December 2018
Student wins Transport's Sustainable Design Competition

The use of innovative design and sustainable materials are at the forefront of the winning entry in Transport for NSW’s 2018 Sustainable Design Competition. Christopher Zeng-Allen from the University of Sydney was awarde… [see more]

Parramatta Light Rail Newsletter - December 2018

10 December 2018
Newsletter

Welcome to the December 2018 Parramatta Light Rail quarterly newsletter, keeping you updated and informed. In this edition, you can find the following stories and more:… [see more]

New ‘Activate Parramatta’ business activation plan released

26 November 2018
New ‘Activate Parramatta’ business activation plan released

Live entertainment, pop-up parks and interactive street installations are some of the business activation opportunities unveiled today to support Parramatta businesses before and during construction of the Parramatta Lig… [see more]