The Growth Areas Infrastructure Contribution (GAIC) fund is delivering state and regionally significant infrastructure projects that support the needs of Melbourne’s growing communities.

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Current and completed GAIC projects in Melbourne’s growth areas of Cardinia, Casey, Hume, Melton, Mitchell, Whittlesea and Wyndham.

GAIC Projects in progress

Local government area

GAIC project

Approved amount $

Agency

Estimated completion date

Cardinia

Pakenham Ambulance Station land acquisition

1,100,000

Department of Health and Human Services

Aug-18

Cardinia

Timbertop (Officer NW) Primary School land acquisition

3,237,500

Department of Education and Training

Aug-18

Cardinia

Pakenham Bus interchange and pedestrian access upgrade

1,000,000

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources

Nov-19

Casey

Cranbourne Railway Station interchange upgrades

2,000,000

Public Transport Victoria

May-2018

Casey

Merinda Park Railway Station parking and access improvements

9,000,000

Hume City Council

2019-20

Casey

Clyde North-East Primary School land acquisition

3,062,500

Department of Education and Training

Aug-18

Casey

Botanic Ridge Primary School land acquisition

3,062,500

Department of Education and Training

Aug-18

Casey

Clyde North Ambulance Station land acquisition

1,200,000

Department of Health and Human Services

2018-20

Casey

Clyde North Fire Station land acquisition

3,000,000

Country Fire Authority

May-18

Casey

Casey active transport improvements

2,500,000

VicRoads

2018-19

Casey

Cranbourne East Railway Station land acquisition

3,000,000

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources

Jun-19

Hume

Craigieburn Railway Station park and ride expansion

4,000,000

Public Transport Victoria

May-2018

Hume

Craigieburn South Secondary College land acquisition

7,350,000

Department of Education and Training

Aug-18

Hume

Craigieburn Ambulance Station land acquisition

1,200,000

Department of Health and Human Services

Aug-17

Hume

Greenvale North West Primary School land acquisition

3,500,000

Department of Education and Training

Aug-18

Hume

Vineyard Road shared use path

1,100,000

VicRoads

2018-19

Hume

Mickleham Ambulance Station land acquisition

1,500,000

Department of Health and Human Services

2018-19

Hume

Hume relocatable kindergartens

2,500,000

Department of Education and Training

2018-19

Melton

Melton Health & Community Services Centre

5,000,000

Department of Health and Human Services

June 2018

Melton

Melton Ambulance Station land acquisition

1,200,000

Department of Health and Human Services

Aug-18

Melton

Hillside Ambulance Station land acquisition

2,000,000

Department of Health and Human Services

2018-19

Melton

Toolern Railway Station early works

6,800,000

Public Transport Victoria

March-18

Melton

Toolern Railway Station construction

26,900,000

Public Transport Victoria

2019-20

Melton

Melton South Ambulance Station

3,600,000

Department of Health and Human Services

2020-21

Mitchell

Greater Beveridge Community Centre

1,600,000

Department of Education and Training

2018-19

Mitchell

Beveridge West Primary School land acquisition

2,362,500

Department of Education and Training

Aug-18

Whittlesea

Mernda Ambulance Station land acquisition

1,500,000

Department of Health and Human Services

Aug-18

Whittlesea

Merri Creek Marran Baba Parklands trail development

1,700,000

Parks Vic

Dec-18

Whittlesea

Contribution to the Mernda Rail Extension project

7,400,000

Level Crossing Removal Authority

2018-19

Whittlesea

Donnybrook Railway Station upgrades and streetscape works

4,000,000

Public Transport Victoria

2019-20

Whittlesea

Edgars Creek - P-12 land acquisition

4,620,000

Department of Education and Training

Aug-18

Whittlesea

Wollert Rail Corridor land acquisition

3,800,000

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources

2018-19

Wyndham

Werribee Ambulance Station land acquisition

1,500,000

Department of Health and Human Services

Aug-18

Wyndham

Wyndham South (Riverwalk) Primary School land acquisition

2,625,000

Department of Education and Training

Aug-18

Wyndham

Tarneit Ambulance Station land acquisition

1,500,000

Department of Health and Human Services

2018-19

Wyndham

Wyndham Vale Fire Station

3,750,000

Country Fire Authority

2019-20

Wyndham

Truganina Fire Station

3,750,000

Country Fire Authority

2019-20

Wyndham

Wyndham active transport improvements

900,000

VicRoads

2018-19

Wyndham

Wyndham relocatable kindergartens

1,750,000

Department of Education and Training

Apr-18

* Final project value will be based on actuals, not commitments

Completed GAIC Projects

Local government area

GAIC project

Funded amount $

Agency

Completion date

Cardinia

Pakenham Ambulatory Care Centre

2,000,000

Department of Health and Human Services

Mar-17

Casey

Berwick Railway Station park and ride expansion

1,100,000

Public Transport Victoria

Feb-15

Hume

Mickleham Rd/Greenvale Gardens Boulevard/Dellamore Boulevard intersection improvements

1,400,000

Hume City Council

Apr-13

Hume

Hume Regional Tennis and Community Centre bus and parking improvements

1,000,000

Hume City Council

Aug-16

Hume

Craigieburn Railway Station bus interchange improvements

197,794

Public Transport Victoria

Apr-17

Hume

Aitken Hill Primary School land acquisition

4,400,000

Department of Education and Training

Mar-18

Melton

Western Freeway/Ferris Road interchange ramp signalisation

588,640

VicRoads

Feb-14

Melton

Caroline Springs Station bus access interchange upgrades

1,450,133

Public Transport Victoria

May-17

Melton

Taylors Hill West Secondary College land acquisition

6,400,000

Department of Education and Training

Mar-18

Mitchell

Wallan Railway Station bicycle and pedestrian upgrade

87,355

Public Transport Victoria

May-17

Wyndham

Wyndham Leisure and Events Centre bus and parking improvements

900,000

Wyndham City Council

Jun-15

Wyndham

Truganina East P-9 Primary and Middle School land acquisition

4,200,000

Department of Education and Training

Mar-18

For further information about these projects please contact the Office for Suburban Development

email: gaic@delwp.vic.gov.au

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