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Flinders Street Station

Flinders Street Station is the main suburban train station for Melbourne, Victoria

'All belongings have been removed' notice on the lockers at Flinders Street Station

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

Wednesday 1 October 2014 12:57 PM
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Another rubbish bin removed from Flinders Street Station

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

Monday 29 September 2014 13:32 PM
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Rubbish and recycling bins removed from Flinders Street Station

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

Monday 29 September 2014 13:32 PM
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'Book here' sign on a disused booking office window at the Elizabeth Street end of the station

Monday 29 September 2014 13:30 PM
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'Glory Hole' coffee shop at the Elizabeth Street end of the station

It's actually a Gloria Jeans coffee shop - given that they are owned by the Hillsong Church and endorse homophobia, 'Glory Hole' is an apt name

Monday 29 September 2014 13:30 PM
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Escalator safety message above the escalators at Flinders Street Station

Note the 'keep to the left' message and the arrows that point to the right!

Friday 29 August 2014 18:13 PM
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Temp staff provided by 'Staff Australia' assigned by Metro to provide customer service at Flinders Street Station

Friday 29 August 2014 18:11 PM
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Craigieburn train transposed to Flinders Street platform 9, normally used by Frankston trains

Friday 18 July 2014 19:01 PM
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Frankston train transposed to Flinders Street platform 4, normally used by Craigieburn trains

Friday 18 July 2014 18:58 PM
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Southern end of the station concourse along Swanston Street

Wednesday 4 June 2014 13:37 PM
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Privately operated lockers for hire above platform 9 and 10

Wednesday 4 June 2014 13:34 PM
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'Australian National Travel Association' power cases along the Flinders Street frontage

Monday 28 April 2014 13:22 PM
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West end entrance to Flinders Street Station platform 1 open during the middle of the day

Monday 28 April 2014 13:19 PM
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Former ticket offices boarded up: on the Flinders Street frontage opposite Elizabeth Street

Monday 28 April 2014 13:18 PM
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With uni going back soon, a long queue to get concession cards processed at Flinders Street Station

Friday 28 February 2014 13:36 PM
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You can add all the fences you like at the corner of Flinders and Swanston Street, and pedestrians will still take the shortest path

Wednesday 19 February 2014 13:47 PM
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Luggage trolley from Southern Cross Station abandoned at Flinders Street

Monday 3 February 2014 14:00 PM
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Notice that the platform 1 exit to Elizabeth Street is now opened from first train until 7pm

Previously it was only open in morning and afternoon peaks, resulting in platform 1 passengers having to go the long way around to enter and exit the station

Tuesday 7 January 2014 21:51 PM
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Dodgy LED array on the Christmas sign at Flinders Street Station

Out of sync, it was never showing the same colour as the rest of the LEDs

Saturday 21 December 2013 21:15 PM
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Array of fences to shepherd pedestrians at the corner of Flinders and Swanston Streets

Wednesday 18 December 2013 14:00 PM
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Display for the Flinders Street Station Design Competition still in place, despite it closing months ago

Wednesday 18 December 2013 13:45 PM
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New friction buffer at the end of platform 13, to prevent runway trains cleaning up the new cafe behind the fence

Wednesday 18 December 2013 13:43 PM
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Amazing - the west end entrance to Flinders Street Station platform 1 is open during the middle of the day!

Wednesday 18 December 2013 13:37 PM
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'Merry Christmas' banner back at the Elizabeth Street end of the station

Wednesday 18 December 2013 13:36 PM
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