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Railroaded

posted 06.14 in news.

In May’s Victorian state budget, the Metro Rail Capacity Project was officially abandoned and relaunched as the smaller, Southern-focused Melbourne Rail Link. It’s been under consideration for less than three months, and looks to have...

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Flinders Street maybes

posted 05.13 in news.

For almost a hundred years, Melburnians have been looking at ways to better connect the city with the Yarra River, which had been rudely taken away from them by the Public Transport corporation. One story is well known, the drawn out Gas and Fuel to...

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Flinders St Station design competition

posted 11.11 in resources.

Note: The brief is not yet released. Follow this page for updates. Scroll down for competition guidelines. RELEASE: The Victorian Coalition Government’s $1 million international Flinders Street Station precinct design competition is a...

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Flinders Street Station design competition

posted 08.11 in resources.

[ Announcement of future competition ] In May 2011 the Government committed to a $1 million international design competition to help rejuvenate and restore Melbourne’s iconic Flinders Street Station. The Government will be looking for the...

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Flinders Street - the sequel

posted 03.10 in news.

(James Fawcett and HPC Ashworth) The completion of Melbourne’s Flinders Street Station is (once again) being discussed. But this time Ron Walker is on board, wanting to fund it with gambling dollars. Money was available when it was first...

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