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Frequent, reliable, faster! FastTrack Ballarat

28 Feb 2013

FastTrack Ballarat project was successfully launched in September 2012. Whilst acknowledging the efficiencies to be gained through the Regional Rail Link upgrade work, Committee for Ballarat is pushing for additional funding to secure: Reliable mobile connectivity for the entire journey A second platform at Bacchus March to improve scheduling and minimise disruptions A passing loop near Ballan Duplication of the Ballarat – Warrenheip section Additional rolling stock Electrification of the Melton – Melbourne section on a dedicated line to remove bottlenecks A feasibility study for duplicating the Ballarat – Melbourne section to achieve a truly dedicated service Click here to read an update on this important project