Tram testing is continuing

Posted 27 July 2018

Tram testing and commissioning will continue from Wednesday 1 August to Saturday 1 September within the Randwick Stabling Yard and along track son Anzac Parade and Alison Road. 

This marks an exciting milestone for the project. It is important that everyone remains safe during this testing period and are aware of new safe work zones (hazard zones). 

Tram testing times

  • Testing may be conducted Mondays to Sundays betweeen 6pm and 5am. 
  • Work falls outside the standard working hours 

How will this affect me?

  • Temporary lane closures along Alison Road and pedestrian detours will be in place during these activities.
  • All lights have now been energised at the Randwick Stabling Yard
  • All lights will be tested using timers, operating from dusk until dawn.
  • You may experience some noise and vibration during this work.

Click on the thumbnail below to watch In the Driver's Seat, a video of a driver describing her experiences testing the new ALSTOM Citadis X05.

 For further details see the Light Rail notification. 

More information

  • For more information about this work, please call 1800 490 or email
  • For urgent enquiries or complaints call the Light Rail 24-hour Construction Response Line: 1800 775 465
  • For the latest information on traffic conditions related to construction in the area, visit
  • For further information about the CBD and South East Light Rail Project, go to