Tunnel Plans for Royal Park

2013 update

Please note the information on this page details YCATs 2008 campaign relating to Sir Rod Eddingtons Investing in Transport report.

For regular updates on YCATs 2013 campaign related to the  Baillieu  Napthine government’s proposed East West road link, please refer to;


The Royal Park Protection Group have studied the proposed tunnel opening in Royal Park in their submission responding to the Eddington report.

A diagram of the proposed plans is available here:

New Maps showing Royal Park Cut & Cover

Rainer Ellinghaus has prepared a detailed diagram of the devastating impact the tunnels would have on Royal Park.

This shows the part of Royal Park that the tunnel and flyovers will destroy:

Royal Park via to North Melbourne

Click here for an aerial view of the Tunnel  flyover (high resolution pdf)

Exhaust Towers (the professionals call them ventilation shafts) are required at both ends of the tunnel

The proposed route through Sunshine to the Western Ring Road is shown here on the Brimbank Council website. See Brinbankeastwest campaign site.

Click here for Tunnel Plans in Yarra