Pages tagged "hawksburn"
Constituency questions: Frankston line services
Mr HIBBINS (Prahran): My constituency question is for the Minister for Public Transport, and I ask: will the government urgently increase peak-hour services and improve reliability on the Frankston line for passengers at Hawksburn, Toorak and Armadale stations? Commuters using those stations have had to put up with a shocker of a fortnight, with train cancellations and delays. But this is not just a problem that has occurred in recent weeks; it has been going on for years. These stations are expressed by Frankston trains during the morning peak and afternoon peak, resulting in waits of up to 12 minutes between...
Victorian Budget Reply 2017
Mr HIBBINS (Prahran) — I rise to speak on the budget on behalf of the Victorian Greens. It is unfortunate that this budget has been handed down under a cloud — over this government and over this Parliament — because of this government's failure to do what is necessary and what is right about the rorting of the second home allowance by the former Speaker and Deputy Speaker.
Adjournment matter: Prahran electorate train services
My adjournment matter is for the Minister for Public Transport, who I note is in the chamber at this time. The action I seek is for the minister to meet with commuters at Toorak, Hawksburn, Armadale and South Yarra stations to discuss ongoing issues with lack of services, unreliability and overcrowding during peak hour.