Eddington Investing in Transport Report (2008)

The report has been republished by YCAT in the interest of public transparency. 

Transport expert Sir Rod Eddington was commissioned by the previous Victorian Government to conduct an independent study into improving east-west transport connections across Melbourne. His team carried out extensive research, modelling and analysis.

The final report, Investing in Transport, was released in March 2008.


Investing in Transport: Overview

This overview presents a summary of the key findings, analysis and modelling undertaken during the study, as well as the recommendations made to the Victorian Government. A comprehensive discussion of these issues is contained in the main report and in the specialist consultant reports listed below.

Investing in Transport: Main report

Supporting technical documents

The following documents were prepared during the study and date from 2007 and 2008 and are available as reference material only.

Note: due to the complexity of maps in these documents, they may take some time to download.

Environment & heritage


Transport planning & costing

Demographics, social & land use

Commercial & financial

Transport modelling

Public transport