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28 Nov 2019 | 04:58 AM UTC

Australia: Tram disruptions reported in Melbourne November 28

Tram service suspended by drivers’ strike in Melbourne November 28; further industrial actions expected in the coming days

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Event

As of Thursday, November 28, significant transportation disruptions have been reported in Melbourne as tram drivers went on strike and stopped service operations between 11:00 and 14:00 (local time) to demand higher pay and improved working conditions. Further industrial actions are scheduled to take place on Thursday, December 5, if their demands are not met.

Advice

Individuals in Melbourne are advised to monitor the situation, seek alternate modes of transportation, and anticipate disruptions and delays on railways in the coming days.