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Holmes and Nicholson Stage 2

Friday 1 March to Thursday 7 March 2019

Date and time

Friday 1 to Thursday 7 March, 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 trams between Stop 129 Moreland Road and East Coburg. 

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 130 The Avenue to Stop 131 Rennie St
- Use buses from Stop 129 Moreland Rd.
- Buses run express between Moreland Rd, Thornbury Station and Bell St.

Stop 132 Crozier St to Stop 135 Bell St
- Walk up to 750m / 10min.

Route 1 to City

Stop 130 The Avenue to Stop 131 Rennie St
- Use trams to city from Stop 129 Moreland Rd.

Stop 132 Crozier St to Stop 134 Merribell Ave
- Use buses from temporary stops in Huntington Grove.

Stop 135 Bell St
- Use buses from Bell Street.

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