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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.

'Latina Fresh' promotion blocking the main entrance to Southern Cross Station

3 October 2014 17:42 PM
Viewed 715 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 31 times this year)

'If you see something, say something' advertisement on the screen beneath the Water Tower Clock

3 October 2014 17:40 PM
Viewed 649 times
(4 times this week, 8 times this month, 39 times this year)

'Latina Fresh' promotion blocking the main entrance to Southern Cross Station

3 October 2014 17:37 PM
Viewed 725 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 35 times this year)

'If you see something, say something' advertisement from Victoria Police and the State Government at Flinders Street Station

Yet another knee jerk reaction to the supposed 'increased threat of terrorism'

1 October 2014 12:58 PM
Viewed 845 times
(1 time this week, 13 times this month, 37 times this year)

Advertising screen on the main concourse at Flinders Street Station turned over to a promotion for the new 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' film

12 September 2014 08:55 AM
Viewed 751 times
(3 times this week, 5 times this month, 30 times this year)

Big screen on the main Flinders Street Station concourse displaying an advertisement for AirAsiaX

29 August 2014 18:12 PM
Viewed 685 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 31 times this year)

Advertisements for the 2014 Comedy Festival still in place onboard a Comeng train, six months after it finished

25 August 2014 19:38 PM
Viewed 828 times
(3 times this week, 8 times this month, 40 times this year)

Advertising for 'Youi Insurance' on Siemens 776M

16 July 2014 08:10 AM
Viewed 905 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 53 times this year)

APN Outdoor and Captive Vision spruiking for new advertising clients at suburban railway stations

18 June 2014 08:07 AM
Viewed 1752 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 46 times this year)

Massive video wall at Flinders Street Station showing Foxtel advertisements, among others

4 June 2014 13:33 PM
Viewed 754 times
(2 times this week, 9 times this month, 38 times this year)

Massive video wall facing the main Flinders Street Station entry from beneath the dome

4 June 2014 13:32 PM
Viewed 766 times
(3 times this week, 15 times this month, 43 times this year)

Bupa health insurance promotion cluttering up the main entrance to Southern Cross Station

4 June 2014 08:28 AM
Viewed 1049 times
(4 times this week, 15 times this month, 45 times this year)

Street fundraisers from Oxfam at Flagstaff station for the second time this week

22 May 2014 17:39 PM
Viewed 1039 times
(3 times this week, 11 times this month, 37 times this year)

Oxfam street fundraisers at work in the unpaid area of Flagstaff station during evening peak

20 May 2014 17:44 PM
Viewed 903 times
(3 times this week, 15 times this month, 47 times this year)

Street fundraisers at work in the unpaid area of Flagstaff station during evening peak

Employed by a private contractor, and contracted by Médecins Sans Frontières Australia

15 May 2014 17:44 PM
Viewed 1094 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 42 times this year)

Another day, another random commercial promotion is blocking the main entrance to Southern Cross Station

13 May 2014 08:59 AM
Viewed 676 times
(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 40 times this year)

Another day, another random commercial promotion is blocking the main entrance to Southern Cross Station

13 May 2014 08:51 AM
Viewed 631 times
(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 38 times this year)

Promotional bus for 'Whitelion' blocking the main entrance to Southern Cross Station during evening peak

1 May 2014 17:10 PM
Viewed 703 times
(2 times this week, 11 times this month, 34 times this year)

JCDecaux staff changing over posters at Newmarket station

18 March 2014 08:14 AM
Viewed 625 times
(3 times this week, 10 times this month, 31 times this year)

Grand Prix season means temporary merchandise stalls blocking access to the station

13 March 2014 08:39 AM
Viewed 567 times
(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 32 times this year)

Grand Prix season means temporary merchandise stalls blocking access to Southern Cross Station

13 March 2014 08:38 AM
Viewed 589 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 31 times this year)

JCDecaux staff changing over advertising panels at Ascot Vale station

11 March 2014 08:53 AM
Viewed 701 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 34 times this year)

Victorian Government 'use the Right Water' promotion on the main concourse

28 February 2014 08:33 AM
Viewed 599 times
(3 times this week, 13 times this month, 32 times this year)

Chuggers to the left of me, shops to the right, here I am: stuck trying to get out of Southern Cross Station

25 February 2014 08:40 AM
Viewed 745 times
(5 times this week, 16 times this month, 41 times this year)
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Viewed 3809 times (11 times this week, 109 times this month, 307 times this year)