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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.

Replacing the advertising panels on the platforms

9 April 2013 08:46 AM
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Grand Prix merchandise stall blocking the Bourke Street entrance to Southern Cross

15 March 2013 08:57 AM
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The second Grand Prix merchandise stall blocking the walkway at Southern Cross

15 March 2013 08:55 AM
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Grand Prix merchandise stalls the main entrance to Southern Cross

14 March 2013 08:45 AM
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One of two Grand Prix merchandise stalls blocking walkways at Southern Cross

14 March 2013 08:44 AM
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(5 times this month, 103 times this year)

The Grand Prix in town means more crap blocking the walkways at Southern Cross

14 March 2013 08:44 AM
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(3 times this month, 53 times this year)

Really out of date christmas themed advert onboard a Comeng train

13 March 2013 08:39 AM
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(4 times this month, 89 times this year)

'Post no Bills' notice by 'Ambient Rail' on a railway bridge

In 2012 Ambient Rail won a contract to place poster advertising on railway infrastructure around Melbourne: http://www.campaignbrief.com/2012/10/the-ambient-group-unveils-refu.html

12 March 2013 18:05 PM
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Advertising panels inside a Comeng train by S&J Media Group - '$4 per panel per day'

5 February 2013 17:53 PM
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(8 times this month, 309 times this year)

Reinstalling the JCDecaux advertising board beside the main dome at Flinders Street Station

The old location was blocking the enlargement of the entrance from Flinders Street

1 February 2013 14:11 PM
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(7 times this month, 96 times this year)

Holmesglen TAFE advertising on the doors of a Comeng train

31 January 2013 17:54 PM
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(4 times this month, 302 times this year)

Myki themed advertisement from Forty Winks

'Attention Passengers: You can't top up on sleep like it's a Myki'

23 January 2013 19:14 PM
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(10 times this month, 80 times this year)

The *normal* crap that blocks access to Melbourne Central Station - some fashion stalls that are closed for the day

5 December 2012 19:43 PM
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(1 time this month, 52 times this year)

Some kind of fashion event blocking access to Melbourne Central Station

Normal access to Melbourne Central Station blocked by a fashion show held in the main atrium.

28 November 2012 19:57 PM
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Limited access between the Melbourne Central Station escalators and the Swanston Street exit

Normal access to Melbourne Central Station blocked by a fashion show held in the main atrium.

28 November 2012 19:56 PM
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Welcoming a handful of guests to the Melbourne Central fashion show

Normal access to Melbourne Central Station blocked by a fashion show held in the main atrium.

28 November 2012 19:56 PM
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Fashion show blocking access to Melbourne Central Station

28 November 2012 19:56 PM
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(2 times this month, 59 times this year)

Passageways between Melbourne Central Station and Swanston Street even more narrow than normal

Normal access to Melbourne Central Station blocked by a fashion show held in the main atrium.

28 November 2012 19:55 PM
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(3 times this month, 45 times this year)

Passageways between Melbourne Central Station and Swanston Street even more narrow than normal

Normal access to Melbourne Central Station blocked by a fashion show held in the main atrium.

28 November 2012 19:54 PM
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(3 times this month, 61 times this year)

Passageways between Melbourne Central Station and Swanston Street even more narrow than normal

Normal access to Melbourne Central Station blocked by a fashion show held in the main atrium.

28 November 2012 19:53 PM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 62 times this year)

Passageways between Melbourne Central Station and Swanston Street even more narrow than normal

Normal access to Melbourne Central Station blocked by a fashion show held in the main atrium.

28 November 2012 19:52 PM
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(2 times this month, 43 times this year)

Another evening where Melbourne Central Shopping Centre blocks the main entrance to the railway station down below

28 November 2012 19:52 PM
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iPod advertising covers the station

23 November 2012 09:00 AM
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(3 times this month, 60 times this year)
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