Fw: Mon.8.7.24 daily digest, austerity issue
  Roderick Smith

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Roderick

Mon.8.7.24 Metro X
The new Ringwood East station is open for passengers from the first train.  Works will continue around the station precinct over the coming months to complete all station facilities.  The new Croydon station is to be opened in late July.  https://bit.ly/45M9XHN
Frankston line: Trains will not stop at Parkdale until spring 2024 (level-crossing removal work).
Frankston-line passengers, take a podcast tour while you travel, capturing stories from a huge antique centre in Tyabb to the natural wonders of Hastings.  http://bit.ly/4c3hjsX
Buses replace trains Clifton Hill - Mernda from 19.40 until the last train (maintenance and renewal works).

https://www.msn.com/en-au/news/australia/airport-rail-back-on-track-after-compromise-reached/ar-BB1pzch8

https://www.msn.com/en-au/news/australia/next-stop-good-public-transport-that-actually-works/ar-BB1pyQYk

https://www.msn.com/en-au/travel/news/melbourne-airport-agrees-to-clear-the-hurdle-to-long-awaited-rail-link/ar-BB1pzdHn

https://www.theage.com.au/politics/victoria/airport-rail-is-back-on-track-but-this-is-why-it-won-t-be-built-any-faster-20240708-p5jrvj.html

https://www.msn.com/en-au/news/australia/a-revolution-is-coming-to-transport-in-the-south-east-first-metro-routes-revealed/ar-BB1pB746

https://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/victoria/victorians-have-waited-long-enough-for-an-airport-rail-line-chief-executive-lorie-argus/news-story/ac9fc0db9a638b44434d42176ce345c2

https://www.heraldsun.com.au/motoring/on-the-road/schoolgirl-hailed-a-hero-for-steering-bus-to-safety-when-driver-suffered-heart-attack/news-story/0edd9044e2cb840dd72477d0433a80ba

https://www.smh.com.au/national/nsw/the-40-bus-routes-that-sydney-needs-according-to-experts-20240701-p5jq82.html

https://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/national/queensland/a-revolution-is-coming-to-transport-in-the-south-east-first-metro-routes-revealed-20240708-p5jrzv.html

https://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/national/queensland/extra-160-000-bus-services-per-year-under-landmark-new-fare-deal-20240708-p5jrus.html

https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/stuck-in-traffic-60-per-cent-of-perth-has-no-decent-public-transport-20240626-p5jp1j.html

https://www.realestate.com.au/news/former-adelaide-tram-station-turned-family-home-listed-for-sale