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Regional Rail Revival

Regional Rail Revival

The Australian and Victorian governments have invested more than $2 billion in the Regional Rail Revival program, which is upgrading every regional passenger rail line in Victoria and creating 1,000 jobs.

Our projects

Ararat

We’re upgrading the train stabling facility at Ararat Station to deliver an extra weekday service to Ararat.

Learn more: Ararat stabling upgrade

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

Donnybrook and Wallan

Station upgrades include adding new car parking spaces, platform extension with shelters and better access at Donnybrook, and extension of the waiting room and new bathrooms, platform extension with shelters and bus bays at Wallan.

Learn more: Donnybrook and Wallan station upgrades

Geelong

Upgrade of Waurn Ponds Station, planning for Armstrong Creek transit corridor and future upgrades.

Learn more: Geelong Line Upgrade

Gippsland

Duplicated track between Bunyip and Longwarry, extending the crossing loop, level crossing and signalling upgrades, station upgrades and building a new bridge over the Avon River.

Learn more: Gippsland Line Upgrade

North East

Track upgrades and supporting infrastructure to allow VLocity trains to run all the way to Albury.

Learn more: North East Line Upgrade

Shepparton

New and upgraded stabling, crossing loop and platform extensions, signalling, track and level crossing upgrades. Upgrades to Donnybrook and Wallan stations.

Learn more: Shepparton Line Upgrade

Warrnambool

New crossing loop, level crossing upgrades and improved signalling.

Learn more: Warrnambool Line Upgrade

Project updates

That’s nine down, three to go

That’s nine down, three to go

Nine level crossings on the Warrnambool Line are now safer for both passengers and motorists following the completion of the latest upgrades in the state’s south-west.

New stations for Greater Bendigo from next year

New stations for Greater Bendigo from next year

Locals can have their say on new stations being delivered as part of the Bendigo and Echuca Line Upgrade.

Calling Bendigo’s best and brightest

Calling Bendigo’s best and brightest

Rail Projects Victoria has partnered with Bendigo Tech School on the Regional Rail Revival Design Challenge 2050.

Keeping the community safe - responding to coronavirus

Keeping the community safe - responding to coronavirus

Construction on large-scale public infrastructure projects has been deemed critical under Stage four restrictions, so works will continue, with strict health and safety protocols in place.