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15 05, 2019

Coalition’s response to ETC’s Federal Election Request

By | 2019-05-15T17:04:26+00:00 May 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Coalition’s response to ETC’s Federal Election Request

The Eastern Transport Coalition asked the major parties to commit to specific projects that will improve public transport in Melbourne’s east as part of the Federal Election. We asked them to commit to the following projects: Remove all remaining level crossings on the Belgrave and Lilydale lines Duplicate tracks on the Belgrave and Lilydale lines [...]

15 05, 2019

Labor’s Candidate for Deakin – response to ETC’s Federal Election Request

By | 2019-05-15T16:47:29+00:00 May 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Labor’s Candidate for Deakin – response to ETC’s Federal Election Request

The Eastern Transport Coalition asked the major parties to commit to specific projects that will improve public transport in Melbourne’s east as part of the Federal Election. We asked them to commit to the following projects: Remove all remaining level crossings on the Belgrave and Lilydale lines Duplicate tracks on the Belgrave and Lilydale lines [...]

15 05, 2019

Green’s Candidate for Casey – response to ETC’s Federal Election Request

By | 2019-05-15T17:40:45+00:00 May 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Green’s Candidate for Casey – response to ETC’s Federal Election Request

The Eastern Transport Coalition asked the major parties to commit to specific projects that will improve public transport in Melbourne’s east as part of the Federal Election. We asked them to commit to the following projects: Remove all remaining level crossings on the Belgrave and Lilydale lines Duplicate tracks on the Belgrave and Lilydale [...]

15 05, 2019

The Green’s Candidate for Chisholm – response to ETC’s Federal Election Request

By | 2019-05-15T16:31:36+00:00 May 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Green’s Candidate for Chisholm – response to ETC’s Federal Election Request

The Eastern Transport Coalition asked the major parties to commit to specific projects that will improve public transport in Melbourne’s east as part of the Federal Election. We asked them to commit to the following projects: Remove all remaining level crossings on the Belgrave and Lilydale lines Duplicate tracks on the Belgrave and Lilydale [...]

15 05, 2019

Labor Candidate for Aston – response to ETC’s Federal Election Request

By | 2019-05-15T16:12:12+00:00 May 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Labor Candidate for Aston – response to ETC’s Federal Election Request

The Eastern Transport Coalition asked the major parties to commit to specific projects that will improve public transport in Melbourne’s east as part of the Federal Election. We asked them to commit to the following projects: Remove all remaining level crossings on the Belgrave and Lilydale lines Duplicate tracks on the Belgrave and Lilydale [...]

30 10, 2018

The ETC launches election scorecard

By | 2018-10-30T16:29:59+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The ETC launches election scorecard

The Eastern Transport Coalition has launched the ETC Election Scorecard! We asked the three major parties to commit to four specific projects that will improve public transport in Melbourne's east. Here's what they've announced so far. If you wish to read the three responses in full, please see below: Greens  Labor Liberal There's still [...]

30 10, 2018

Election commitment: Car parks in Yarra Ranges

By | 2018-10-30T13:17:32+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Election commitment: Car parks in Yarra Ranges

Great news for Mooroolbark and Yarra Ranges commuters! A re-elected Labor Government will build a deck on the existing car park at Mooroolbark Station, adding up to 450 car spaces. Additional car parks at train stations is one of ETC's 50 advocacy priorities. This upgrade will be delivered as part of the removal of the Manchester [...]

25 10, 2018

If you’re fed up with the ‘ghost buses’ – sign up and join our campaign

By | 2018-10-30T13:14:17+00:00 October 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on If you’re fed up with the ‘ghost buses’ – sign up and join our campaign

The ETC is not alone in advocating for better bus services in Melbourne. An article on ABC.net.au has outlined some of the issues Melbourne's bus network grapple with. Poor frequency of buses is one of the main reasons commuters seem to avoid using the bus as a mode of transport... Two-thirds of Melburnians don't [...]

24 10, 2018

Labor’s response to ETC’s Election Scorecard

By | 2018-10-30T16:50:11+00:00 October 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Labor’s response to ETC’s Election Scorecard

The Eastern Transport Coalition asked the major parties to commit to four specific projects that will improve public transport in Melbourne’s east. Click here to see what the Andrews Government answered.

23 10, 2018

Election Commitment: Rowville Rail

By | 2018-10-30T13:21:50+00:00 October 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Election Commitment: Rowville Rail

Last week the Greens announced their commitment for a rail line to Rowville, a project the ETC is advocating for. This is fantastic news! The Federal Government has put $475 million on the table for a rail link to Monash University, but the Greens say the new line must extend to Rowville where four [...]