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Sydney, Australia, November 28 - December 02, 2022

Technical Tour

Parramatta Light Rail Project

Thursday, 1 December 2022

Price: $0.00

Time: 3 hours (9:00 am - 12:00 noon)

Minimum Attendance: 6

Maximum Attendance: 24

Map: Visit here for a map of the project


  • 9:00 am - Meet in front of 18 Wally’s Walk, Macquarie University
  • 9:30 am - Arrive at the project office in Parramatta
  • 10:00 am - Take a walking tour to key locations of the project, guided by TfNSW site team
  • 12:00 noon - Arrive back at the Macquarie University campus


  • The Parramatta Light Rail is one of the NSW Government’s major public transport projects, part of a record $71.5 billion infrastructure program in Australia. Planning and development work is underway for Stage 2 of the Parramatta Light Rail, connecting Stage 1 and the Parramatta CBD to Ermington, Melrose Park, Wentworth Point and Sydney Olympic Park.
  • Once completed, Parramatta Light Rail will bring major benefits to businesses, local residents, commuters and visitors, supporting the development of Parramatta and providing a catalyst for further investment in the area.
  • Major construction on the Parramatta Light Rail is underway, with passenger services expected to begin in 2023.
  • For more information please visit this link.

Please note the PPE requirement below

PPE requirement: Please come in long sleeves, long pants, enclosed shoes which are comfortable for walking. Note that the weather in December is usually hot and humid.

To sign up: Visit the ASEA-SEC-06 registration page. At the bottom of the page you will see an option 'ASEA-SEC-6 Conference Activities'. Select this option and select the checkbox indicating 'Technical Tour'.