Adam Carey

Adam Carey

Bike riders' bid for car-free zone to extend into St Kilda Road

Adam Carey and Henrietta Cook Swanston Street's car-free lanes could be extended south across Princes Bridge as far as the National Gallery of Victoria under a proposed redesign of St Kilda Road and the Flinders Street Station...

Melbourne public transport: Tram, train, bus users stranded with unusable data

Adam Carey The inability to use Google to plot public transport journeys in Melbourne has long been a source of frustration, made all the more galling by the fact that it can be done in every other Australian...

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Shifting Melbourne Metro rail tunnel west a 'catastrophe': Doyle

metro

Adam Carey and Jason Dowling The proposed Melbourne Metro rail tunnel will still deliver passengers into the city centre, despite the Napthine government's recent decision to scrap plans to tunnel beneath Swanston Street.

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Traders plan mock funeral for 'death of Acland Street'

Acland St.

Adam Carey St Kilda traders are planning a "day of mourning" for the coming death of Acland Street if a planned conversion of one of Melbourne's busiest tram routes into a light rail service is not stopped.

Transport mouthpiece to step down

Daniel Bowen

Adam Carey After almost 10 years in the role, Melbourne's chief complainer about public transport has finally had enough.

Stopping all stations: Bendigo line commuters forced back to their cars

Vline

Adam Carey When Metro services were extended to Sunbury on November 18, travellers further along the Bendigo line in towns such as Kyneton and Castlemaine also saw their journeys extended

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Major engineering hurdles remain for new rail tunnel beneath city

Burnley Loop tunnel.

Adam Carey Investigative work well under way on building the proposed Melbourne Metro tunnel.

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Billion-dollar plan to fix dangerous roads

A Frankston roadside memorial.

Adam Carey The state government will spend $1 billion to cut the road toll.

Lobby urges tram extensions to avoid dead-end trips

End of the line: The route three tram terminus is kilometres away from the Glen Waverley railway line and Chadstone shopping centre.

Adam Carey It's mid-morning in East Malvern, and another route three tram lumbers into the terminus at the small shopping strip at the intersection of Waverley and Darling roads, just as they have for the past...

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VicRoads approves extra bike lane on busy bridge

Swanston Street bicycle lane.

Adam Carey A plan to double the width of the bicycle lanes on Princes Bridge by removing two lanes of car traffic has been given a major boost after VicRoads approved the idea.

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Timing is everything in remembering explorers

Adam Carey Robert O'Hara Burke and William John Wills missed the supply depot that would have delivered them to a hero's return by just nine hours and instead became a tragic footnote in Australian history.