170,000-Person Protest To Shutdown Melbourne CBD
Thankfully, it won't impact the morning peak hour.
Over 100,000 are expected to take to the streets will join Premier Daniel Andrews for the Australian Council of Trades Union’s “Change the Rules” march.
They're demanding fairer pay and real wage growth for everyday Australian workers.
The march has been approved by authorities and will take place between 10am and 1.30pm.
It will start at the Victorian Trades Hall, then work it sway south onto Russell Street, La Trobe Street, Swanston Street, and Bourke Street before finishing at Parliament House.
Tram services 3, 5, 15 and 67 will be affected - they will terminate at the corner of Swanston and Collins Street.
Citybound routes 96 and 86 will also stop at Parliament house from 10am
"For regular Australians, every week it’s getting harder and harder, there have been no wage increases and this government has shown no desire to change it,” he said.