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Delivering the Project - as at 2-10-2021. Work is now complete and the building has been handed over to the Museum. Fit out planning is now underway.
Work commenced on the site clearing on Monday 15 March following the issuing of the final approvals. The work is being carried out by MKM Constructions of Ballarat for the Museum. The following photos in reverse order show work progressing. Photos from Warren Doubleday, Virginia Fenelon, Paul Mong and Alastair Reither of the Museum. All photos during 2021.
The new building 26-9-2021.
tram front 1-10-2021.
View from Board Room - 16-9-2021.
The BTM Depot on the 50th annivesary of the last tram from Sebas.
Front entrance 16-9-2021 pending paving.
Exterior of shop being painted 8-9-2021.
Interior sheeting installation 4-8-2021.
Landscaping - Gillies St end 2-9-2021.
Lookng west - 26-8-2021.
Collection Store space 26-8-2021.
Interior from NW corner 26-8-2021.
Floor polishing - 16-8-2021.
Kiosk Framing 9-8-2021.
Rear view - 9-8-2021.
Across the Park - 26-7-2021.
Internal View - 26-7-2021.
View over the park 26-7-2021.
Building External 15-7-2021.
Building internal - 15-7-2021.
Kiosk area with a lonely tram - 15-7-2021.
Progress as at 6-7-2021.
Entrance framing - 29-6-2021
Looking east - 22-6-2021.
Cab of former W5 826 delivered June 4. This will form one end of the entry kiosk.
First floor framing June 1.
Internal view - June 10.
Installing windows - May 25.
Between the two buildings - 25 May.
Work continues - May 25.
Roofing in position - May 6.
Office - pad - May 6.
From Gillies St - May 6.
Roof sheeting underway - April 21.
Primary frame complete - April 17.
Sheeting laid out ready for fixing April 17.
Side view - April 9.
From the rear - April 9.
Steelwork being lifted - April 8.
Ready for the roof - April 7.
Rail being delivered - March 31.
Ready for a building - March 31.
Ballarat Tramway Museum Inc. - PO Box 632 Ballarat Vic 3353 Australia - email@example.com - phone +61 3 5334 1580. A0031819K