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Commuter Car Park Upgrade - Ferntree Gully

Funding Program:Urban Congestion Fund
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Estimated Project Cost:$16,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$16,000,000
Local Council/Shire:City of Knox

Project Description

This project is expected to construct two at-grade commuter car parks to increase the capacity of the park and ride facilities at Ferntree Gully Railway Station.

The project aims to reduce car park overflow to informal parking spaces or surrounding suburban streets while improving convenience, safety and security of access to Ferntree Gully.

This project will support public transport usage and efficiency and support an integrated public transport network.

Additional funding for this project will support the accelerated construction of the two at-grade car parks at Ferntree Gully Railway Station, in line with the project scope.


  • Supporting a more integrated and effective transport system
  • Reduced congestion and improved travel times
  • Improved efficiency and network reliability


The Australian Government is fully funding this $16.0 million project. This includes $1.0 million of additional funding provided in 2021-22 Budget.


The delivery schedule will be determined as planning on the project progresses and in consultation with the proponent.

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Project details last updated: 8/04/2022