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Flinders Street Station

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

With 1/3rd of the barriers out of use at the main entry, passengers queue back towards the street

5 December 2012 16:46 PM
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Christmas banners re-erected on the Elizabeth Street frontage of the station

28 November 2012 17:11 PM
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Fake owl atop one of the food kiosks on the main concourse

I've guessing it is to scare away live birds and prevent them taking a crap inside the building

16 November 2012 18:07 PM
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Red Engine kiosk on platform 4/5 at Flinders Street still cluttering up the place

14 November 2012 17:31 PM
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Eastern end of platform 4/5 at Flinders Street cleared out to make more room for crowds

14 November 2012 17:30 PM
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Cleaning contractor scrubbing the railing along the Flinders Street frontage of the station

23 October 2012 15:15 PM
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Trio of electric vehicles used to deliver dodgy dim sims to the Flinders Street Station platform kiosks

18 October 2012 08:07 AM
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1980s-era tiles line the stairs up from platform 12 and 13

12 October 2012 22:02 PM
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Storage lockers along platform 13

Presumably used by the retailers on the concourse to store their excess stock

12 October 2012 22:01 PM
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Elizabeth Street clocktower viewed from the west

2 October 2012 14:17 PM
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Entombed stairs that once lead to the west end of platform 10

Taken out of use in the early 1990s as they lead off the unpaid side of the Elizabeth Street subway

28 September 2012 17:56 PM
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Did the 'Dancing Baby' piss itself?

Nope - Flinders Street Station is leaking as per normal

13 September 2012 17:51 PM
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Free Wi-Fi at Flinders Street Station, as the rest of the station falls apart

13 September 2012 17:51 PM
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Massive poster promoting free Wi-Fi now available at Flinders Street Station

Illustrated with different internet memes

29 August 2012 17:21 PM
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Wi-Fi access point mounted to the underside of the platform canopy

29 August 2012 17:19 PM
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'Free Wi-Fi has arrived at Flinders Street Station' stickers

Not quite pop tart cat

29 August 2012 17:19 PM
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Another 'Free Wi-Fi has arrived at Flinders Street Station' sticker

This time it is Charlie the Unicorn

29 August 2012 17:17 PM
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Directional arrows painted on the ground at the west end of platform 10

15 August 2012 16:28 PM
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Directional arrows painted on the ground at the east end of platform 10

15 August 2012 16:26 PM
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Looking east down Flinders Street past the Elizabeth Street clocktower

29 July 2012 16:04 PM
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Sandridge Bridge, the former Flinders Street 'A' box and the current signalling relay room

29 July 2012 15:55 PM
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Renovated police booth on the Swanston Street concourse of Flinders Street Station

The one way glass has been replaced by normal glass, so you can see the actual police (or lack thereof)

27 July 2012 12:09 PM
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Everything old is new again - the unused Altona Line clock

Given that Laverton trains run most of the time, they could actually start to use this clock again

29 May 2012 18:02 PM
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'No change given for ticket machines' sign at the florist under the Flinders Street Station clocks

29 May 2012 18:02 PM
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