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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.

Artificial grass laid on platform 2 for a Dairy Farmers promotion

21 June 2010 08:48 AM
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Artificial grass laid on platform 3/4 for a Dairy Farmers promotion

21 June 2010 08:46 AM
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'Is your train made of camels?' advert at North Melbourne

30 April 2010 17:56 PM
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Instead of spreading the data out, they use the spare PID screen for barely legible advertising

22 April 2010 12:54 PM
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Banner from ANZ promoting their sponsored WiFi hotspot

11 November 2009 17:33 PM
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Security guard in attendance so no more letters get swiped

5 November 2009 08:55 AM
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Can I buy an 'X'?

4 November 2009 17:30 PM
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Why isn't this crap considered a tripping hazard?

30 October 2009 08:57 AM
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More advertising for The Age - black plastic with zips for 'fashion'

28 October 2009 17:32 PM
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'Lets promote concern for climate change by freezing water then letting it melt' - great one The Age

28 October 2009 17:32 PM
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Honda advertising stand in the station concourse

10 August 2009 09:24 AM
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Honda advertising stand in the station concourse

10 August 2009 09:19 AM
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Honda advertising stand in the station concourse

10 August 2009 09:18 AM
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Booze adverts at Southern Cross

12 October 2006 15:48 PM
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