Lilydale Line

Good service - trains are running on time to five minutes.
There are no scheduled planned works at this time
There are no scheduled extra services at this time

2 November 2016 - 30 June 2017

While works take place installing new lifts as part of the Blackburn Level Crossing Removal Project, there will be platform changes and long-term car space closures at Blackburn Station.

The car space closures will take place from 6am Tuesday 9 August until Wednesday 31 May 2017.
These changes will take place from Wednesday 2 November until mid 2017.


Platform changes:

  • A construction area will be fenced off to ensure the safety of customers and our workers
  • The bike shelter, hoops and lockers will be removed. Bike hoops remain available at the entrance to Platform 3
  • The shelter on Platform 3 will be relocated approximately 15 metres east of its current location
  • A temporary shelter will be made available on Platform 2. Please observe all signage and instructions put in place by workers

Please note the following car park closures:

  • The eastern car park off Railway Road will close.
  • Disability permit parking will be relocated to the western car park (opposite Queen Street) during this time.
  • Alternative parking of up to 63 spaces is available at 160 Whitehorse Road, Blackburn (enter via Railway Road).

We thank you in advance for your patience during these works.

For more information, contact the Level Crossing Removal Authority on 1800 762 667 (Business hours – Monday to Friday) or email

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