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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.

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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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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Artificial grass laid on platform 2 for a Dairy Farmers promotion

21 June 2010 08:49 AM
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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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Broken 'The Age' advertising sign at the Spencer Street entrance to Southern Cross Station

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

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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