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Holmes and Nicholson Stage 1

Saturday 23 February to Thursday 28 February 2019

Date and time

Saturday 23 to Thursday 28 February, first to last tram.

Reason for service changes

We’re renewing tram tracks on Holmes and Nicholson streets in Brunswick.

Service changes

Buses replace Route 1 and 6 trams between Stop 120 Brunswick Road and East Coburg, Moreland.  

Buses divert around the work zone along Sydney, Moreland and St Georges roads and Bell Street. Replacement buses will stop at temporary or existing stops. 

The following stops will not be serviced by replacement buses:

Route 1 to East Coburg

Stop 126 Stewart St to Stop 135 Bell St
- Use buses from Stop 125 Blyth St or walk.
- Buses run express between Blyth St, Thornbury Station and Bell St.

Route 1 to City

Stop 129 Moreland Rd to Stop 130 The Avenue
- Use Route 6 replacement buses from Stop 129 Moreland Rd (in Moreland Rd).

Stop 131 Rennie St to Stop 134 Merribell Ave
- Use Route 1 replacement buses from temporary stops in Huntington Grove.

Route 6 to Moreland

Stop 126 Stewart St
- Use Stop 125 Blyth St.

Stop 127 Albion St to Stop 128 Mitchell St
- Use temporary stop in Moreland Rd at Holmes St.

Stop 130 Barrow St to Stop 133 Moreland Station
- Buses service tram stops as normal.

Route 6 to City

Stop 126 Stewart St to Stop 127 Albion St
- Use Stop 125 Blyth St.

Stop 128 Mitchell St
- Use Stop 129 Moreland Rd.

Stop 129 Moreland Rd to Stop 133 Moreland Station
- Buses service tram stops as normal.

Stage 2 of works commences Friday 1 March to Thursday 7 March and affect Route 1 trams. 

Alternative travel options

If possible, avoid the area and consider alternative travel options for the duration of the works.

  • Upfield line trains between the City and Moreland Station.
  • Route 96 trams between the City and Stop 27 Blyth Street.
  • Route 19 trams between the City and Stop 28 Moreland Road.

During the works, trams and replacement buses run to the normal frequency however; some delays may occur due to traffic congestion. Please allow extra time for your journey.

Route 1 bus diversion

Route 6 bus diversion