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City Loop

Stations and trains around the Melbourne Underground Rail Loop (Parliament, Melbourne Central, and Flagstaff stations)

The gates are locked open, but the queues at Flagstaff station remain

Some dimwitted people still insist on putting their Metcards through the barriers!

Thursday 19 April 2012 8:37 AM
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An out of service escalator is just a set of stairs

Thursday 19 April 2012 8:36 AM
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Flagstaff busy in morning peak

Thursday 12 April 2012 8:54 AM
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Smaller queues at Flagstaff station during morning peak

Wednesday 11 April 2012 8:54 AM
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Smaller queues at Flagstaff station during morning peak

Wednesday 11 April 2012 8:53 AM
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Barriers locked in the open position at Flagstaff station for morning peak

With the changeover to Myki underway and ticket gates too slow to respond, this is the only way to manage the queues to exit Flagstaff station of a morning

Wednesday 11 April 2012 8:53 AM
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'Frankenbarriers' at the Parliament Station southern concourse

Tuesday 3 April 2012 8:42 AM
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Ticket barriers kept open on the north concourse at Parliament Station

Now a normal scene during morning peak to prevent queues backing up towards the escalators

Tuesday 3 April 2012 8:32 AM
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More cracks in the concrete at Parliament station platform 3

Wednesday 21 March 2012 7:48 PM
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Cracks in the concrete at Parliament station platform 3

Wednesday 21 March 2012 7:47 PM
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Just proving that the congestion at Flagstaff happens every day...

Wednesday 21 March 2012 8:53 AM
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Crowded 3 minutes ago - now almost empty!

The queues to exit Flagstaff station of a morning

Tuesday 20 March 2012 8:57 AM
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The queue at the northern barriers is also shrinking

The queues to exit Flagstaff station of a morning

Tuesday 20 March 2012 8:56 AM
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Two minutes later, and the crowd is starting to die down

The queues to exit Flagstaff station of a morning

Tuesday 20 March 2012 8:56 AM
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Passengers also banking up towards the eastern set of escalators

The queues to exit Flagstaff station of a morning

Tuesday 20 March 2012 8:56 AM
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Now the queues are backing up onto the escalators!

The queues to exit Flagstaff station of a morning

Tuesday 20 March 2012 8:55 AM
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Queue of passengers using the smaller bank of ticket barriers at the north end of Flagstaff

The queues to exit Flagstaff station of a morning

Tuesday 20 March 2012 8:55 AM
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Commuters queued up trying to exit Flagstaff station

The queues to exit Flagstaff station of a morning

Tuesday 20 March 2012 8:54 AM
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Wow - the morning queues at Flagstaff are getting even worse!

With the changeover to Myki underway and the ticket gates being slow to respond, the queues to exit Flagstaff station of a morning are growing

Tuesday 20 March 2012 8:54 AM
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These queues at Flagstaff each morning never seem to get shorter...

Thursday 8 March 2012 8:55 AM
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Myki barriers seeing light usage at Melbourne Central

Wednesday 7 March 2012 7:44 PM
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Plaque marking the renaming of 'Queen Elizabeth Plaza' as 'Queen Elizabeth Walk' on 11th September 1991

Located in the pavement outside Melbourne Central Station (nee Museum) at the corner of Swanston and La Trobe Streets

Wednesday 22 February 2012 5:50 PM
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Plaque marking the naming of 'Queen Elizabeth Plaza' by Her Majesty The Queen on 28 May 1980

Located in the pavement outside Melbourne Central Station (nee Museum) at the corner of Swanston and La Trobe Streets

Wednesday 22 February 2012 5:50 PM
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Disused pilot staff box for the Caulfield Loop, beside the tunnel portal at Southern Cross

Wednesday 22 February 2012 6:38 AM
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