Gippsland Rail Commuter Chaos to Continue

Coalition Members of Parliament today said regional commuters face extended delays, cancelled services and deserve answers after it was revealed by Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan that VLocity services would be banned from the Pakenham rail line for at least a further 6 weeks. Member for Narracan Gary Blackwood said Minister for Transport Jacinta…

More full-time job losses across Latrobe-Gippsland

Official figures released yesterday again highlight the Andrews Labor Government’s broken promise to create full-time jobs in the Gippsland region. Australian Bureau of Statistics figures released yesterday show 1,156 full-time jobs have been lost in the Latrobe-Gippsland area, which includes Morwell, Churchill and Traralgon, since Daniel Andrews came to office. The local unemployment rate has…

Gippsland Commuters Face Confusion and Delay

Gippsland commuters on the Traralgon line are facing extended delays, cancelled services and replacement coaches with no public comment from Daniel Andrews or his Public Transport Minister. The failure of a VLocity train to trigger a boom gate Friday at Dandenong has apparently caused the cancellation of VLine services on suburban rail lines. Coalition Members…