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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.

More Google Chrome advertising at Southern Cross Station

9 March 2011 08:59 AM
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(3 times this month, 44 times this year)

Still more Google Chrome advertising at Southern Cross Station

9 March 2011 08:58 AM
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(3 times this week, 10 times this month, 63 times this year)

Another pile of promotional crap blocking access to Melbourne Central Station

27 October 2010 19:17 PM
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(5 times this week, 11 times this month, 55 times this year)

The 2nd phase of the advertising campaign for the privatisation of QR National, at Flinders Street Station

21 September 2010 15:37 PM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 61 times this year)

Another QR National advert at Flinders Street Station

6 September 2010 10:33 AM
Viewed 848 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 59 times this year)

QR National advert at Flinders Street Station in preparation for their upcoming float: 'We move freight the length and breadth of Australia'

25 August 2010 17:48 PM
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(4 times this week, 8 times this month, 63 times this year)

QR National advert at Flinders Street Station in preparation for their upcoming float: 'We move 250 million tonnes of freight in a year'

25 August 2010 17:46 PM
Viewed 802 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 63 times this year)

Think mixing shopping centre and a train station was a good idea?

Main entry to Melbourne Central Station blocked by the 'Tomorrow, When the War Began' film premier

11 August 2010 18:20 PM
Viewed 1009 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 48 times this year)

Spare screen on the PIDS turned over to yoghurt advertising

21 June 2010 08:57 AM
Viewed 991 times
(4 times this week, 9 times this month, 79 times this year)

Handing out free yoghurt to tie in with Southern Cross Station being covered with yoghurt advertising

21 June 2010 08:56 AM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 44 times this year)

Handing out free yoghurt to tie in with Southern Cross Station being covered with yoghurt advertising

21 June 2010 08:56 AM
Viewed 702 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 45 times this year)

Artificial grass laid on platform 2 for a Dairy Farmers promotion

21 June 2010 08:49 AM
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(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 53 times this year)

Artificial grass laid on platform 2 for a Dairy Farmers promotion

21 June 2010 08:48 AM
Viewed 673 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 40 times this year)

Artificial grass laid on platform 3/4 for a Dairy Farmers promotion

21 June 2010 08:46 AM
Viewed 713 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 58 times this year)

'Is your train made of camels?' advert at North Melbourne

30 April 2010 17:56 PM
Viewed 743 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 52 times this year)

Instead of spreading the data out, they use the spare PID screen for barely legible advertising

22 April 2010 12:54 PM
Viewed 813 times
(5 times this month, 57 times this year)

Banner from ANZ promoting their sponsored WiFi hotspot

11 November 2009 17:33 PM
Viewed 735 times
(6 times this month, 46 times this year)

Security guard in attendance so no more letters get swiped

5 November 2009 08:55 AM
Viewed 1148 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 72 times this year)

Can I buy an 'X'?

4 November 2009 17:30 PM
Viewed 749 times
(2 times this week, 11 times this month, 51 times this year)

Why isn't this crap considered a tripping hazard?

30 October 2009 08:57 AM
Viewed 818 times
(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 51 times this year)

More advertising for The Age - black plastic with zips for 'fashion'

28 October 2009 17:32 PM
Viewed 738 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 46 times this year)

'Lets promote concern for climate change by freezing water then letting it melt' - great one The Age

28 October 2009 17:32 PM
Viewed 798 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 56 times this year)

Honda car on display on the main concourse at Southern Cross Station

10 August 2009 09:24 AM
Viewed 1094 times
(4 times this week, 20 times this month, 104 times this year)

Honda advertising stand in the station concourse

10 August 2009 09:19 AM
Viewed 698 times
(3 times this week, 10 times this month, 57 times this year)
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