Connect Quarterly Transport Report

FY-18 Quarter 4 Report

 

Connect Member Travel Mode

Eleven Connect member businesses participated in travel surveys in FY18 with a total of 3755 responses. Two Connect member businesses conducted their travel surveys in FY-18 Q4.

Connect Membership Travel Mode

Travel Mode

Drove car alone

Train

Bus

Carpool

Remote working

Motorbike / scooter

Cycle

Walk

Other

FY-18 Q4

53%

28%

8%

3%

4%

1%

1%

1%

1%

FY-18

53%

24%

8%

5%

5%

1%

1%

1%

1%

 

Connect member employee arrival and departure times

FY-18 Q4 Employee Arrival Times

FY-18 Q4

6%

85%

9%

AM Arrival Times

Before 7am

7am-9am

After 9am

FY-18

4%

81%

15%

FY-18 Q4 Employee Departure Times

PM Departure Times

Before 4:30pm

4:30pm-6:30pm

After 6:30pm

FY-18 Q4

15%

79%

6%

FY-18

17%

76%

6%

 

Co-Hop

FY-18 Q1

90

30

532

1733

User Activity

Sign-Ups

Match Requests

Looking for Matches

Total Users

FY-18 Q4

115

54

902

2127

FY-18 Q2

73

64

598

1817

FY-18 Q3

161

86

768

1993

 

Co-Hop Quarter 4 Sign-Ups

Total Quarterly Sign-Ups: 115

Number of Sign-Ups

51

20

19

7

6

5

5

1

1

Co-Hop Breakdown

Public Community

Macquarie University Students

Optus

Macquarie University Staff

Foxtel

Downer

DXC

Abbott

Novartis

 

Commute Concierge

Number of Requests

3

2

1

1

1

Company

Optus

Downer

Foxtel

MQU

Unknown

 

Vehicle Traffic Volumes for Macquarie Park and North Ryde

 Location of RMS Vehicle Traffic Volume Counters

Location of RMS Vehicle Traffic Volume Counters

Vehicle traffic volumes were examined for four key locations around Macquarie Park and North Ryde.

  • Lane Cove Road, West Pymble
  • Epping Rd, North Ryde
  • Lane Cove Road, North Ryde
  • Epping Rd, Marsfield

Data figures are from RMS Traffic Volume Viewer. Note though that northbound traffic volumes for Lane Cove Road, West Pymble were not released by RMS and therefore the numbers below should be higher.

AM traffic (between 6am-11am) volumes recorded a daily average of 55,908 vehicles for the month of May, 2018. The peak hour period (7am-9am) indicates an average of 11,833 vehicles per hour, with 8% less vehicles the hour before the peak period and 20% less the hour after.

PM traffic (between 3pm-8pm) volumes recorded a daily average of 50,1037 vehicles for the month of May, 2018. The peak hour period (4pm-7pm) indicates an average of 10,542 vehicles per hour, with 7% more vehicles the hour before the peak period and 32% less the hour after.

 

Parking in Macquarie Park and North Ryde

There are 733 marked on-street parking spaces requiring parking fees in Macquarie Park and North Ryde. The total number of available on-street parking is 1600 spaces, comprising of 2P, 12P, free all day parking spaces and residential permit parking zones. FY-18 has seen a 5% reduction in 12P parking spaces and increase of 10% for 2P parking spaces.

Cost p/hr

$2.50

$3.00

$3.00

$3.50

On-Street Parking Costs

2015

July 1 2016

July 1 2017

July 1 2018

8hr Parking Costs

$11.00

$18.00

$24.00

$28.00

Fee Cap

$11.00

$18.00

No Cap

No Cap

 

 

Cost p/day

$45.00

Cost p/day

$7.00

$16.00

$16.00

$24.00

Cost p/day

$8.00

Commercial Parking Costs

Macquarie Centre

Herring Rd & Waterloo Rd, Macquarie Park

Parkmonkey

82 Talavera Rd, Macquarie Park

7 Julius Ave, North Ryde

Newbigin Cl, North Ryde

32 Delhi Rd, North Ryde

Divvy

88 Talavera Rd, Macquarie Park