The Melbourne Airport Rail Link (MARL) is one step closer with the Victorian and Federal Governments formally signing off on the project.
Recruitment is underway for six trainee drivers to operate the tunnel boring machines that will dig the Metro Tunnel.
Infrastructure Australia has released its 2019 Infrastructure Priority List, which features a $58 billion project pipeline to help guide investment towards 121 nationally significant infrastructure projects.
Excavation works are now underway on all five Melbourne Metro Tunnel station sites, with works ramping up on the site of the future ANZAC station.
NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance has said the Coalition Government would get Sydney Metro West “well underway” within its next term, if re-elected at the state election in March.