Aim of Melbourne Airport Noise Tool
This interactive tool provides information about how noise from the operation of Melbourne Airport affects the community, both now and in the future
The third runway will have an effect on how and where noise is experienced around the airport. The tool will show the predicted level of noise with a three runway system operating at full capacity in comparison to the current two runway configuration.
The third runway will have an effect on how and where noise is experienced around the airport. For predicted noise levels with the proposed third runway (at its scheduled opening of 2023) – look to the Short Term Noise Forecast section. For longer term noise impacts - with all four runways in operation (forecast to be after 2038) – look to the Long Term Noise Forecast section.
The tool allows you to see where your home is positioned in relation to the forecast aircraft noise. By entering the details of your suburb into this interactive tool, you will see operational noise levels, ANEF and N contours.