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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.

Mormon advertising covers Southern Cross Station

Timed to coincide with the 'Book of Mormon' musical comedy by Trey Parker and Matt Stone opening in Melbourne

30 January 2017 13:58 PM
Viewed 2288 times
(2 times this week, 18 times this month, 53 times this year)

'Advertise your business here' banner at Keilor Plains station

16 December 2016 08:18 AM
Viewed 725 times
(8 times this week, 6 times this month, 49 times this year)

Movember promotion on the main concourse at Southern Cross Station

28 November 2016 13:44 PM
Viewed 482 times
(5 times this week, 7 times this month, 16 times this year)

Chuggers representing 'Plan International' outside Footscray station

15 November 2016 14:44 PM
Viewed 450 times
(4 times this week, 4 times this month, 13 times this year)

Bet365 advertising covers Southern Cross Station during the spring racing carnival

30 October 2016 09:44 AM
Viewed 434 times
(4 times this week, 7 times this month, 12 times this year)

Advert for a PTE English exam provider at Footscray station

26 October 2016 17:05 PM
Viewed 337 times
(5 times this week, 10 times this month, 18 times this year)

Bet365 advertising covers Southern Cross Station

17 October 2016 13:21 PM
Viewed 645 times
(6 times this week, 13 times this month, 25 times this year)

Bet365 advertising covers Southern Cross Station

17 October 2016 13:20 PM
Viewed 448 times
(3 times this week, 9 times this month, 22 times this year)

Bet365 advertising covers Southern Cross Station

17 October 2016 13:20 PM
Viewed 387 times
(5 times this week, 13 times this month, 22 times this year)

Bet365 advertising covers Southern Cross Station

17 October 2016 13:20 PM
Viewed 843 times
(3 times this week, 13 times this month, 30 times this year)

Bet365 advertising covers Southern Cross Station

17 October 2016 13:19 PM
Viewed 445 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 22 times this year)

Foxtel advertisement at Nunawading - 'So much new drama to remind you that even though your train is packed, things could be worse'

22 August 2016 07:17 AM
Viewed 445 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 14 times this year)

'Swinburne Station' billboard at Glenferrie station

4 August 2016 07:46 AM
Viewed 1210 times
(5 times this week, 14 times this month, 66 times this year)

Changing over the advertising posters at Box Hill station

29 July 2016 07:44 AM
Viewed 523 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 21 times this year)

Changing over the advertising posters at Box Hill station

29 July 2016 07:43 AM
Viewed 353 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 13 times this year)

Fantastic tram stop - one seat, two advertising posters

27 July 2016 13:30 PM
Viewed 702 times
(6 times this week, 14 times this month, 31 times this year)

'So much drama to remind you that the train is a decidedly un-baller way to travel' advertisement for Foxte

21 July 2016 07:45 AM
Viewed 526 times
(3 times this week, 16 times this year)

Changing over the advertisements at Camberwell station

21 June 2016 08:55 AM
Viewed 581 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 15 times this year)

'Stuck in the City Loop' advertisement from Federation University

16 June 2016 18:22 PM
Viewed 612 times
(5 times this week, 9 times this month, 23 times this year)

Changing over the pasted up advertising posters at Camberwell station

9 June 2016 08:35 AM
Viewed 522 times
(1 time this week, 10 times this year)

Advertisements at Camberwell station - featuring the Bentleigh Sunday Market and a lawyer at Highett

I'm guessing the adverts were supposed to be put at a Frankston line station, but the station no longer exists due to level crossing removal works

9 June 2016 08:24 AM
Viewed 394 times
(2 times this week, 15 times this year)

'Headspace' promotion on the Collins Street concourse at Southern Cross

7 June 2016 18:09 PM
Viewed 406 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this year)

'Cup a Soup' stall on the main concourse at Southern Cross Station

2 June 2016 11:13 AM
Viewed 494 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 13 times this year)
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Viewed 3078 times (10 times this week, 8 times this month, 219 times this year)