Richard Willingham The drive to Melbourne Airport along the Tullamarine Freeway and CityLink is set to be reduced by up to 16 minutes once an $850 million upgrade and expansion of the road is completed.
Deborah Gough Airport-bound traffic was hit by heavy delays on Wednesday morning after a two-car crash on the Tullamarine Freeway.
Stephen Cauchi A third runway at Melbourne Airport would create a Tullamarine traffic nightmare if no rail link was built to go with it, according to the operator of rival Avalon Airport.
Megan Levy The Tullamarine Freeway has been closed to traffic north of Moreland Road after a fatal collision between a pedestrian and a vehicle.
Annabel Crabb The true cost of travelling by air is nothing less than your self-esteem.
Timna Jacks The sun finally broke through after a morning of mayhem at Tullamarine Airport, as thousands of passengers had their flights delayed, diverted and cancelled due to Melbourne’s unseasonable fog.
Adam Carey The Napthine government stands to recoup half of the revenue that CityLink operator Transurban has reaped from increased traffic movements generated by the $1.
Adam Carey and Clay Lucas The six-kilometre East West Link tollway through Melbourne's inner north will be built after Planning Minister Matthew Guy announced he had approved the project on Monday.
Josh Gordon, Clay Lucas The economic case for the East West Link could be shakier than first thought, with the government’s own modelling work suggesting the benefits could be overshadowed by towering costs.
Richard Willingham Victoria's financial watchdog has found that signature state government projects worth billions of dollars, including the second stage of the East West Link, have been approved for funding without...
Clay Lucas Construction and development giant Leighton Holdings will be reimbursed up to $12 million for its failed bid to build the East West Link freeway under Melbourne's inner north.
Jessica Wright and Anna Whitelaw Melbourne is in the midst of a commuter crisis with major roads, train and tram lines and routes out of the city closed due to high winds, traffic accidents, flooding and strewn debris.
Peter Martin, Economics Editor A five-year splurge on infrastructure has left the Victorian budget in a precarious position, according to a new report that calls into question the state’s ability to afford new, high-profile...
Farrah Tomazin An $11billion train line between South Yarra to Melbourne Airport forms the centrepiece of the Napthine Government’s election-year cash splash _ but the long-awaited project won’t be...
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Roads versus rail? Outer suburban rail and road improvements, level crossing removal or bike lanes? A train tunnel through Parkville or Fishermans Bend? As the state election looms, the debate...
Adam Carey The cost of acquiring property to build the East West Link is set to increase by millions.
Nick McKenzie, Richard Baker and Cameron Houston Outlaw motorcycle gangs have gained a foothold in Melbourne's lucrative car wash business after establishing a strong presence in the security, tattoo, brothel and debt collection industries.
Cameron Houston and Kristian Silva A major drug syndicate that allegedly used commercial airline flights to smuggle tonnes of marijuana between Melbourne and Brisbane has been dismantled by a national police taskforce.
Adam Carey Should Labor win the November state election, there is no legal impediment stopping it from tearing up the contract for the East West Link if it is sincere in its opposition to the road project,...