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Revealed: new metro between Sydney CBD and Parramatta

A new metro line between Sydney’s Central Business District and Parramatta will be the next major public transport project initiated by the NSW government, but might come at the expense of parts of Parramatta’s planned light rail network. 

Light Rail - Western MetroSenior sources have confirmed planning is underway for the metro line, intended to bring long-needed relief to Sydney’s western rail corridor and service growth areas, such as the Bays Precinct around Rozelle and the former industrial lands at Camellia.

The project could also include a future expansion to a Badgerys Creek airport to the west, and is likely to also contemplate an eastward expansion to Maroubra and Long Bay.

To read full article, please click on: The Sydney Morning Herald, 1 September 2016