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From approximately 8pm on Friday 24 to last service on Sunday 26 February, Route 70 trams will divert via Route 75 between Flinders Street in the ity and Stop 29 Power Street and Riversdale Road in Hawthorn.
Yarra Trams is renewing tram tracks in Swan Street and Olympic Boulevard, Richmond from approximately ϴƉm on Friday 24 to the early hours of Monday 27 February.
Buses will operate every 10–15 minutes. There will be no trams or tram replacement bus service on Route 70 between Stop 7 Flinders Street and Batman venue in the ity and Stop 10 Swan Street Shopping entre (Dando Street) Richmond. ustomers for Swan Street should consider catching a train to or from Burnley, East Richmond and Richmond train staƟons during the works. Please refer to the map for details.
Event at AAMI Park shuƩle tram service will operate between Flinders Street StaƟon and Stop 7 Hisense rena for fans heading to the Melbourne Heart match at AAMI Park at 5pm on Sunday 26 February.
Tram track renewal work of this nature only occurs once every few decades͘ This secƟon of track has not been replaced since 1952.
Friday 24 to Sunday 26 February 2012
Road closures During the works, Swan Street will be closed to all traĸc between remorne Street and Wunt Road. Olympic Boulevard will be closed to through traĸc between Punt Road and the tram track entrance to Melbourne Park (approximately 150 metres towards the Yarra River from Punt Road). ars will be able to turn leŌ from Olympic Boulevard into Punt Road. Punt Road will be reduced to two lanes in each direcƟon. These road closures are expected to cause signiĮcant traĸc congesƟon in the area. Motorists should avoid Swan Street and Punt Road, take alternaƟve routes and allow extra Ɵme for their ũourney. Yarra Trams regrets any inconvenience caused by these works which are essenƟal to the conƟnued safe and eĸcient operaƟon of the tram network.
&or train, tram and bus informaƟon phone Metlink on 131 638 (6am-midnight) or visit metlinkmelbourne.com.au Yarra Trams welcomes customer feedback on 1800 800 166 (6am-midnight)
For customers travelling to and from Swan Street, Richmond a tram replacement bus will operate in both direcƟons via Power Street, tallen Road, Swan Street and hurch Street to connect with Route ϳ5 and the diverted Route 70 trams.
WĂƐƐĞŶŐĞƌƵůůĞƟŶ Route 70 service changes Swan Street tram works
Routes 70 & 75 conƟnue to Docklands & Spencer St
Routes 70 & 75 conƟnue to taƩle Park and Vermont South
Normal tram services
Replacement bus route & stops
No trams during works
Train line & staƟon