The first station on the Forrestfield Line will now be called Redcliffe. Transport Minister Rita Saffioti announced the name change on December 4, after 81 per cent of residents identified Redcliffe as their preferred name.
A lot can happen in a year, and that's certainly been the case since construction of the Forrestfield-Airport Link kicked off on November 3, 2016.
A second TBM has officially begun tunnelling at Forrestfield, as part of the $1.86 billion METRONET Forrestfield-Airport Link project.
Salini Impregilo – NRW Joint Venture will design and build 8km of underground rail tunnels and three new train stations.
Environmental management is a key priority during construction of the Forrestfield-Airport Link. Building the new line underground will reduce the impact to the natural environment, local residents and businesses.