Metro Trains Melbourne has been charged with breaching its rail safety obligations over the death of an 18-year man who fell between a moving train and a platform in 2014.
Transport Reporter for The Age
A wealthy Melbourne family is putting up $4 million to build more than 50 portable homes for poor people on vacant VicRoads properties in a unique project to tackle the city's homelessness crisis.
The Tullamarine Freeway will be shut to traffic in both directions for two more nights this week as VicRoads races to replace the English Street bridge.
Next time you are stuck in heavy traffic on Melbourne's freeways, you might want to think twice before changing lanes to get ahead.
The shutdown of a key part of the Tullamarine Freeway began at 10pm on Thursday night and will add an estimated 40 minutes to journeys between the city and the airport as tens of thousands of vehicles snake their way through the north-west suburbs via lengthy detours.
Three of the five worst roads in Australia for traffic congestion are in Melbourne, a new report by the country's peak roads and traffic agency has found, and the worst of them might surprise.
Hazardous fumes are leaking from a grain silo in the west Gippsland town of Trafalgar, prompting the Country Fire Authority to issue a Watch and Act alert.
Could a little black box strapped to the back of a bicycle be the key to introducing new laws in Victoria that require motorists to leave a minimum one-metre buffer passing?
A new South Yarra railway station will not be built as part of the Melbourne Metro rail tunnel – but the Andrews government has conceded it may be needed in the future, after months of arguing it was not necessary.
Altona residents will finally get a regular direct train service between the city and Melbourne's bayside western suburbs when the Metro timetable is updated next year, but most other lines could get no extra trains at all.