Tram Network Upgrade – Wattletree Road in Armadale

News | 17 May 2017

Tram Upgrades Wattletree Road

Underground power supply works

Public Transport Victoria and Yarra Trams are installing underground cables to enhance power supply into the tram network at a number of sites on Wattletree Road in Armadale.

Power upgrade

This power upgrade work is required to support new trams and modern infrastructure.


Works will occur between Sunday 4 June and Friday 23 June, local residents will be notified by Yarra Trams when works will be taking place at the site closest to them. Some works at night are required to minimise impact to tram network.

Noise disruption

Residents can expect to see and hear a number of work crews on site during the installation.

Tram services

There will be no impact to scheduled tram services.


Temporary lane and footpath closures will be required, traffic controllers will help minimise disruption to motorists and pedestrians.

For more information visit, email or call 1800 800 007.

Tram Upgrades Wattletree Road