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Yarraville's gain may be Brooklyn's pain as bans push 7000 trucks further west

Truck bans in Yarraville to come in when the West Gate Tunnel opens in 2022 will see Brooklyn’s main arterial flooded with 7000 trucks.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 6 Days, 8 Hours, 15 Minutes ago

West Gate Tunnel: Of promises made and those that went dud

Readers discuss state government plans for a $5.5 billion West Gate Tunnel.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 37 Minutes ago

West Gate Tunnel: Yarraville home owners want government to buy them out

Residents in a pocket of Yarraville that will see hundreds of extra fuel tankers driving past their front door each day as a result of the West Gate Tunnel want the government to buy them out.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 25 Minutes ago

Transurban's tunnel will cut city-western suburbs commute by just eight minutes

Motorists travelling between Melbourne's outer west and the CBD can expect to shave just eight minutes each way off their peak-hour commute by taking Transurban's $5.5 billion West Gate Tunnel, a government report shows.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 4 Weeks, 11 Hours, 1 Minute ago

Environmental effects of Transurban's $5.5 billion tollway through west revealed

Thousands of pages of reports on the environmental effects of the Andrews government's West Gate Tunnel project will be released on Monday morning.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 4 Weeks, 18 Hours, 37 Minutes ago

Five people hospitalised after multi-car crash on West Gate Freeway

Five people were hospitalised after a high speed multi-car crash on the Westgate Freeway on Saturday morning.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 1 Month, 1 Week, 4 Hours, 8 Minutes ago

Engineer one of the last links to West Gate disaster

Engineer Robin Jones was one of a small team overseeing construction of the West Gate Bridge, the most ambitious engineering project in Australia at the time. On October 15, 1970, it collapsed.

Publisher: smh.com.au Last Update: 1 Month, 1 Week, 5 Days, 1 Hour, 1 Minute ago

Teen's failed jewel heist ended in West Gate Bridge chase, court hears

​A Melbourne teenager accused of trying to rob jewellery stores allegedly led police on a chase in a stolen vehicle before officers deflated his tyres on the West Gate Bridge.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 1 Month, 2 Weeks, 4 Days, 9 Hours, 24 Minutes ago

West Gate Freeway: Awful offal spill causes delays on Bolte and West Gate Bridge

Animal guts have spilled out onto the West Gate Freeway and will take about two hours to clean up.

Publisher: smh.com.au Last Update: 3 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 7 Hours, 16 Minutes ago

Awfully big clean up after offal spill causes delays on Bolte and West Gate Bridge

Animal guts have spilled out onto the West Gate Freeway and will take about two hours to clean up.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 3 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 7 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
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Burnley Tunnel crash causes huge delays on freeway

A car crash near the Burnley Tunnel has caused lengthy delays on the West Gate Freeway.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 4 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 21 Hours, 52 Minutes ago

Multi-vehicle crash causes lengthy delays on West Gate Bridge

A multi-vehicle crash is causing lengthy delays for peak-hour commuters on the West Gate Bridge.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 4 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 18 Hours, 36 Minutes ago

Multi-vehicle crash causing lengthy delays on West Gate Bridge

A multi-vehicle crash is causing lengthy delays for peak-hour commuters on the West Gate Bridge.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 4 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 19 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
	Thousands of commuters face rush-hour chaos and huge tailbacks after crash on a major bridge in Melbourne

Thousands of commuters face rush-hour chaos and huge tailbacks after crash on a major bridge in Melbourne

Thousands of commuters are facing rush-hour chaos after several vehicles were involved in a crash on the West Gate Bridge in Melbourne.

Publisher: dailymail.co.uk Last Update: 6 Months, 1 Week, 3 Days, 21 Hours, 45 Minutes ago

Long delays on West Gate Bridge and Monash due to collision

The West Gate Bridge is open again, however it is expected there will be long delays after three lanes were earlier closed due to a multiple car collision.

Publisher: smh.com.au Last Update: 6 Months, 1 Week, 3 Days, 21 Hours, 50 Minutes ago

Long delays on West Gate Bridge due to collision

The West Gate Bridge is open again, however it is expected there will be long delays after three lanes were earlier closed due to a multiple car collision.

Publisher: smh.com.au Last Update: 6 Months, 1 Week, 3 Days, 23 Hours, 46 Minutes ago

Multiple lanes closed on West Gate Bridge due to collision

Three lanes are closed heading outbound on the West Gate Bridge due to a multiple car collision.

Publisher: smh.com.au Last Update: 6 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 9 Minutes ago
	Melbourne highway hell as roadworks slow down city during pre-Christmas rush

Melbourne highway hell as roadworks slow down city during pre-Christmas rush

Melbourne's busiest arterial roads are being hampered by roadworks before and after Christmas. We tell you how to avoid the gridlock by taking a detour away from the West Gate Bridge out of the city, graphic pictured.

Publisher: dailymail.co.uk Last Update: 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Hour, 16 Minutes ago

Holiday road hell looms with major works planned for Tullamarine Freeway and West Gate Freeway

Melburnians can expect long delays heading out of the city on Boxing Day, with maintenance works on the West Gate Bridge set to close lanes, as part of citywide disruption all summer on the roads and public transport network.

Publisher: smh.com.au Last Update: 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Hours, 34 Minutes ago

Holiday road hell looms with major road works planned for Tullamarine Freeway and West Gate Freeway

Melburnians can expect long delays heading out of the city on Boxing Day, with maintenance works on the West Gate Bridge set to close lanes, as part of citywide disruption all summer on the roads and public transport network.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
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Thrifty slugs customer with late fee after West Gate traffic chaos

A Melbourne man claims Thrifty slapped him with a late fee after he became stuck in Monday morning's traffic chaos while attempting to return a hired van.

Publisher: smh.com.au Last Update: 6 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 21 Hours, 34 Minutes ago

Melbourne motorists endure traffic bedlam after crashes on West Gate Bridge and Dynon Road

Drivers coming in to Melbourne from the west are battling a shocking run,with inbound lanes of the West Gate Bridge closed after a fatal collision between a truck and a motorcyclist.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 6 Months, 4 Weeks, 3 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
	Melbourne traffic chaos after a motorcyclist is killed in a smash with a truck on the West Gate Bridge

Melbourne traffic chaos after a motorcyclist is killed in a smash with a truck on the West Gate Bridge

A motorcyclist has died in a collision with a truck during peak hour on Melbourne's busy West Gate Bridge, with all inbound lanes shut on Monday morning.

Publisher: dailymail.co.uk Last Update: 6 Months, 4 Weeks, 6 Hours, 31 Minutes ago

Melbourne motorists face traffic bedlam after crashes on West Gate Bridge and Dynon Road

Melbourne commuters coming in from the west are battling a horror run to work, with the West Gate Bridge still closed after a collision between a truck and a motorcyclist. 

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 6 Months, 4 Weeks, 6 Hours, 52 Minutes ago
Traffic chaos on Melbourne's West Gate Freeway after fatal collision

Traffic chaos on Melbourne's West Gate Freeway after fatal collision

A fatal collision between a truck and a motorbike brings traffic on Melbourne's West Gate Freeway to a standstill, with motorists told to expect "long delays".

Publisher: abc.net.au Last Update: 6 Months, 4 Weeks, 6 Hours, 59 Minutes ago

West Gate car chase accused was on parole

One of the young men charged over Monday's dramatic West Gate Bridge pursuit was on parole when he allegedly fled from police, a court has heard.

Publisher: smh.com.au Last Update: 7 Months, 1 Week, 3 Days, 14 Hours, 18 Minutes ago

Three teens charged over armed robberies after police chase that ended on West Gate Bridge

Three teenagers involved in a dramatic car chase that ended on the West Gate Bridge on Monday have been charged over a series of armed robberies in Melbourne's north.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 7 Months, 1 Week, 3 Days, 21 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
Three charged after dramatic police chase on Melbourne's West Gate Bridge

Three charged after dramatic police chase on Melbourne's West Gate Bridge

Police charge two 17-year-old boys and an 18-year-old man with armed robbery, car theft and other offences after a police pursuit in Melbourne yesterday.

Publisher: abc.net.au Last Update: 7 Months, 1 Week, 3 Days, 23 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
Three arrested in dramatic scenes on West Gate Bridge

Three arrested in dramatic scenes on West Gate Bridge

Three boys are arrested following a dramatic pursuit which ended when police swooped on the car on West Gate Bridge during the evening rush hour.

Publisher: abc.net.au Last Update: 7 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 11 Hours, 39 Minutes ago

Dramatic police chase ends on top of West Gate Bridge

A dramatic police chase has come to an end in Melbourne's east.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 7 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 12 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
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Traffic eases after flipped car earlier sparked major delays on West Gate Freeway

Traffic has eased after a car flipped on the West Gate Freeway on Tuesday.

Publisher: smh.com.au Last Update: 7 Months, 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 12 Hours, 16 Minutes ago

Flipped car sparks major delays on West Gate Freeway

A car has flipped on the West Gate Freeway causing major traffic delays.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 7 Months, 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 15 Hours, 14 Minutes ago

Loose dog briefly closes West Gate Bridge

A loose dog has caused chaos on the West Gate Bridge leading to the closure of all lanes outbound on Tuesday morning.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 8 Months, 1 Week, 1 Day, 9 Hours, 40 Minutes ago