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Melbourne Metropolitan Intermodal Systems

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Not started
Transport Mode:Inter-modal facility
Estimated Project Cost:$58,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$38,000,000
Local Council/Shire:City of Greater Dandenong,Hobsons Bay City Council,Melbourne City Council (City of Melbourne),City of Port Phillip

Project Description

This Port Rail Shuttle is a proposal to develop or upgrade rail connections and metropolitan intermodal terminals in key industrial areas in Melbourne.


This project will improve the efficiency of containerised freight movements in the metropolitan area.


The Australian Government has committed $38 million to the project. The Victorian Government has committed $20 million.


An Expressions of Interest process to seek proposals for the Port Rail Shuttle Network is currently underway.

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Project details last updated: 19/10/2017