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The $1.75 billion Regional Rail Revival program will upgrade every regional passenger train line in Victoria, creating over 1,000 jobs. It is a joint initiative of the Australian and Victorian governments.

Ballarat

Duplicated track between Deer Park West and Melton, station upgrades, additional passing loops and stabling.

Learn more: Ballarat Line Upgrade

Bendigo and Echuca

Track speed upgrades between Epsom and Echuca and signalling upgrades between Bendigo and Epsom and Eaglehawk.

Learn more: Bendigo and Echuca Line Upgrade

Geelong

Upgrades and future-proofing at Waurn Ponds station.

Learn more: Geelong Line Upgrade

Gippsland

Duplicated track between Bunyip and Longwarry, and near Moe, Morwell and Traralgon, station and signalling upgrades and replacing the Avon River Bridge.

Learn more: Gippsland Line Upgrade

North East

Upgrades to Donnybrook and Wallan stations, level crossing upgrades, and works to allow VLocity trains to run all the way to Albury.

Learn more: North East Rail Corridor Upgrade

Shepparton

New and upgraded stabling, crossing loop and platform extensions, signalling, track and level crossing upgrades

Learn more: Shepparton Line Upgrade

Warrnambool

New crossing loop, level crossing upgrades, improved signalling and new stabling.

Learn more: Warrnambool Line Upgrade

Ballarat

Duplicated track between Deer Park West and Melton, station upgrades, additional passing loops and stabling.

Bendigo

Track upgrades between Bendigo and Echuca and signalling upgrades between Bendigo and Epsom and Eaglehawk.

Geelong

Upgrades and future-proofing at Waurn Ponds station.

Gippsland

Duplicated track between Bunyip and Longwarry, and near Moe, Morwell and Traralgon, station and signalling upgrades and replacing the Avon River Bridge.

North-East

Upgrades to Donnybrook and Wallan stations, level crossing upgrades, and works to allow VLocity trains to run all the way to Albury.

Warrnambool

New crossing loop, level crossing upgrades, improved signalling and upgrades to Waurn Ponds station.

Project updates

Gippsland jobs on the way

Gippsland jobs on the way

We’re seeking registrations of interest from local businesses to deliver site investigations along the Gippsland line.

Project timelines released

Project timelines released

Regional Victorians can count down to improved train services, with timelines released across the $1.75 billion Regional Rail Revival.

Avon River bridge out to market

Avon River bridge out to market

The Advance Tender Notice (ATN) and pre-qualification process to deliver the replacement of the rail bridge has begun.

Ballarat line works continue

Ballarat line works continue

Passengers on the Ballarat line are asked to plan ahead in June as 24 hour works take place from Saturday 16 June to Wednesday 20 June.

Regional Rail Revival will deliver:

  • the infrastructure needed for more frequent and reliable train services for regional Victorians
  • new and upgraded stations, track duplication, upgraded level and pedestrian crossings and signalling upgrades
  • more than 1,000 jobs
  • developing industry skills and growing local economies, through the Victorian Government’s Local Jobs First - Victorian Industry Participation Policy (VIPP)
  • better connectivity from our regions to Melbourne and between regional centres
  • more opportunities for regional Victorians to access jobs, education, healthcare and housing
  • Victorian apprentices, trainees or engineering cadets comprising at least 10 per cent of labour under the Major Projects Skills Guarantee
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