Extreme weather forecast

Friday 7 December 2018

Tram service changes

Friday 7 December, first to last tram

Route 30

No Route 30 trams are running today. Route 12 trams run on La Trobe Street.

Route 12

Route 12 trams divert via La Trobe Street between Stop 124 Batman Park and Stop 12 St Vincent’s Plaza.

Route 82

Buses replace all Route 82 trams between Stop 32 Moonee Ponds Junction and Stop 64 Footscray Station due to extreme weather forecast. 

Temporary replacement bus tram stops

To Footscray

  • Stop 32 Moonee Ponds Junction (use temporary stop on Ascot Vale Rd, up to 100m / 2 min walk)
  • Stop 46 Rosamond Rd (use temporary stop on Raleigh Rd up to 50m / 1 min walk)
  • Stop 48 Wests Rd (use temporary stop on Raleigh Rd up to 130m / 2 min walk)
  • Stop 49 Waterford Ave (use temporary stop on Wests Rd at Waterford Ave up to 100m / 2 min walk)
  • Stop 50 Williamson Rd (use temporary stop on Williamson Rd up to 50m / 1 min walk)
  • Stop 51 Highpoint Shopping Centre (use temporary stop on Rosamond Rd up to 50m / 1 min walk)
  • Stop 52 River St (use temporary stop on River St up to 50m / 1 min walk)
  • Stop 53 Maribyrnong Secondary College (use temporary stop on River St up to 50m / 1 min walk)
  • Stop 54 Gordon St (use temporary stop on River St up to 50m / 1 min walk)
  • Stop 59 Droop St (use existing PTV bus stop on Ballarat Rd up to 50m / 1 min walk)
  • Stop 64 Footscray Station (use temporary stop on Leeds St up to 5m / 1 min walk)

To Moonee Ponds

  • Stop 32 Moonee Ponds Junction (use temporary stop on Ascot Vale Rd, up to 100m / 2 min walk)
  • Stop 48 Wests Rd (use existing PTV bus stop on Raleigh Rd up to 130m / 2 min walk)
  • Stop 49 Waterford Ave (use temporary stop on Wests Rd at Waterford Ave up to 100m / 2 min walk)
  • Stop 51 Highpoint Shopping Centre (use existing PTV bus stop on Rosamond Rd up to 50m / 1 min walk)
  • Stop 52 River St (use temporary stop on River St up to 50m / 1 min walk)
  • Stop 53 Maribyrnong Secondary College (use temporary stop on River St up to 50m / 1 min walk)
  • Stop 54 Gordon St (use temporary stop on River St up to 50m / 1 min walk)
  • Stop 64 Footscray Station (use temporary stop on Leeds St up to 5m / 1 min walk)

Alternative travel options

Route 30

  • Route 12 trams diverting via La Trobe Street
  • SmartBus between St Vincent's Plaza and the City

Route 12

  • Route 109 trams via Collins Street between the City and Victoria Gardens
  • Route 96 trams via Bourke Street between the City and St Kilda

Route 82

  • Bus 404 or 472 between Footscray and Moonee Ponds
  • Bus 223 between Highpoint Shopping Centre and Footscray
  • Trains to Footscray or Moonee Ponds Stations, connecting at North Melbourne Station

Replacement buses will operate to the normal frequency, however they may not arrive at the scheduled time. Please plan ahead and allow extra time for your journey.

Travelling during extreme weather

Service changes may affect other trams across the network, due to the hot weather forecast. 

If changes do occur, we will keep passengers updated through tramTRACKER, Twitter, our website and live announcements on board and at stops.

We recommend you allow extra time for your journey. 

For information about cooling on-board trams

For train, tram and bus information or to provide feedback, call 1800 800 007 6am to midnight daily (all night Friday and Saturday).