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Commercialising commuters

For Melbourne's privatised public transport operators, they don't make money by moving people - they make money selling their captive audiences to advertisers and other commercial outfits.

Faded Glen 20 advertisement on the side of a Siemens train

Wednesday 5 January 2022 19:00 PM
Viewed 15 times
(1 time this week, 15 times this month, 15 times this year)

Faded advertisement on the side of Siemens carriage 2543T

A closer look suggests it was a 'New timetables start 31 January' ad from 12 months ago

Sunday 2 January 2022 08:45 AM
Viewed 28 times
(1 time this week, 28 times this month, 28 times this year)

'Australian Catholic University' advertisement on the side of Siemens train 2551T

Friday 17 December 2021 20:20 PM
Viewed 22 times
(22 times this month, 22 times this year)

English and Chinese language 'Money Chase' advertisement onboard a Comeng train

Tuesday 30 November 2021 09:27 AM
Viewed 21 times
(3 times this week, 21 times this year)

English and Chinese language 'Luire Clinic' advertisement onboard a Comeng train

Tuesday 30 November 2021 09:27 AM
Viewed 17 times
(3 times this week, 1 time this month, 17 times this year)

Advertisement for a university application and visa support app at Caulfield station

Aimed at the international students from Monash University who usually frequent the station

Tuesday 23 November 2021 11:37 AM
Viewed 17 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 17 times this year)

'Get some extra cash' advertisement from 13cabs on the rear of a Transdev bus

Saturday 20 November 2021 19:02 PM
Viewed 31 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 31 times this year)

Advertising billboards opposite Richmond platform 1

Wednesday 17 November 2021 11:59 AM
Viewed 25 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 25 times this year)

Captive Vision Outdoor 'You Brand Here' advert at Spotswood station

Thursday 21 October 2021 06:05 AM
Viewed 36 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 36 times this year)

'St Aloysius College' advertisement at Yarraville station

Saturday 11 September 2021 09:40 AM
Viewed 47 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 47 times this year)

'Caroline Chisholm Catholic College' advertisement at Yarraville station

Saturday 11 September 2021 09:40 AM
Viewed 43 times
(6 times this month, 43 times this year)

'Study Hospitality at William Angliss Institute' advertisement on the side of Siemens 2542T

Saturday 14 August 2021 11:21 AM
Viewed 69 times
(6 times this month, 69 times this year)

CDC Melbourne bus #20 4357AO with an advertisement on the back for a Geelong paint shop

The advertiser won't be happy their ad is only getting seen by people who live from Footscray through to Werribee!

Tuesday 10 August 2021 09:34 AM
Viewed 145 times
(18 times this month, 145 times this year)

The only colour at Ginifer station is this advertisement for a medical imaging clinic

Tuesday 3 August 2021 12:48 PM
Viewed 59 times
(7 times this month, 59 times this year)

'Slow Food Melbourne' advertisement at Tottenham station

Tuesday 3 August 2021 11:06 AM
Viewed 57 times
(7 times this month, 57 times this year)

'Minerals Council of Australia' propaganda on the side of Siemens carriage 2532T

They say Australia gold is helping fight cancer, but they mark their real money exporting polluting coal

Saturday 31 July 2021 14:21 PM
Viewed 70 times
(5 times this month, 70 times this year)

Victoria University advertisement at North Melbourne station

Thursday 29 July 2021 14:08 PM
Viewed 51 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 51 times this year)

Boastful 'Voted #1 real estate agents in the world' advertisement at Oak Park station

Thursday 29 July 2021 11:12 AM
Viewed 54 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 54 times this year)

Glenroy West Primary School advertisement at Glenroy station

Thursday 29 July 2021 11:01 AM
Viewed 53 times
(2 times this week, 9 times this month, 53 times this year)

JMC Academy and Australian Catholic University advertisements at North Melbourne station

Thursday 29 July 2021 09:19 AM
Viewed 61 times
(3 times this week, 8 times this month, 61 times this year)

'Study Hospitality at William Angliss Institute' advertisement on the side of Siemens 2564T

Saturday 24 July 2021 10:44 AM
Viewed 66 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 66 times this year)

'Glen 20 On The Go' advertisement on the side of Siemens 2553T

Saturday 24 July 2021 10:26 AM
Viewed 66 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 66 times this year)

'Australian Catholic University' advertisement on the side of a Siemens train

Saturday 24 July 2021 10:21 AM
Viewed 58 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 58 times this year)

Advertisement for 'Gomo Mobile' on the side of Siemens 2502T

Sunday 18 July 2021 16:27 PM
Viewed 67 times
(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 67 times this year)
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Viewed 4308 times (1 time this week, 59 times this month, 806 times this year)