William Cooper footbridge at Footscray station

In 2007 $28 million was allocated for a new footbridge and forecourt at Footscray station. Work started in January 2009, and was completed by April 2010. It was named the 'William Cooper Footbridge' after a local Indigenous leader and activist. . For more details see Footscray.

Base of the deck now in place

September 8, 2009