Tag Archive: Growth


6.4 Future need and timing for an extension to the Bondi Junction heavy rail line     Ultimately, if significant numbers of city-bound morning peak hour bus services (and the equivalent outbound bus… Continue reading

Sydney light rail: NSW government moves to quell capacity concerns

July 6, 2016 – 10:35AM  Matt O’Sullivan, Sydney Morning Herald A combination of trams running on Sydney’s new $2.1 billion light rail line and buses will boost public transport capacity from the eastern… Continue reading

Infrastructure NSW – Light Rail vs Alternative Recommendation for CBD

 Infrastructure NSW in its Restart 2012 State Infrastructure Strategy:  First Things First  recommended against Light Rail for the CBD (see table from report for comparison). While they did support a line for Moore Park, Racecourse and… Continue reading

Back to the past with trams

When the last tram ran to La Perouse in 1961 the population of Sydney was 2.2 million  and Australia 10.55 million.    In 2011 it was 4.63 million and 22.34 million respectively.  Within 20… Continue reading