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The lighter side of...

A look at the lighter side of rail transport

Dare iced coffee advertisement at Flinders Street Station - 'When you're on your second lap of the City Loop'

20 September 2015 18:32 PM
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Dare iced coffee advertisement at Flinders Street Station - 'When you're using TramTracker at the train station'

20 September 2015 18:32 PM
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White cat crosses the tracks at Footscray

21 August 2015 18:54 PM
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(2 times this month, 66 times this year)

'HR will save us' drawn in the grime on the front of a Pacific National locomotive

12 August 2015 07:50 AM
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Eyeless pretty boy on the side of a tram

A1.242 advertising ' Troye Sivan on YouTube' - when the windows go down, the graphics look very different

4 December 2014 13:37 PM
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Fake Facebook page for diesel locomotive T378

Unfortunately for anyone wanting to friend T378 on Facebook, this page is just a pisstake I made using Firebug and my l33t HTML skillz (the spelling is much too good to be a real one!)

8 July 2014 11:04 AM
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Broken umbrella discarded on the railway tracks

4 July 2014 08:45 AM
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That is one creepy looking guy on the side of a tram!

Z3.219 advertising 'Energy Australia' - when the windows go down, the graphics look very different

10 February 2014 14:08 PM
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Why would you choose 'Myki' as your custom registration plate?

21 September 2013 08:54 AM
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'Holiday Bus' destination on Transdev bus #576

17 September 2013 18:29 PM
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Locomotive B74 in cake form

24 August 2013 15:13 PM
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Cat crossing the tracks at Footscray

3 July 2013 16:20 PM
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Trains are not people!

For some reason some gunzels out there like making fake profile pages for trains and rail operators, and Facebook keeps on suggesting I should be friends with them. If you like something - create a Facebook page instead - it isn't hard!

1 December 2012 00:00 AM
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A 15 carriage long Melbourne train could serve Middle and West Footscray stations simultaneously

Distance from the down end of Middle Footscray and the up end of West Footscray is around 350 metres: each Comeng carriage is 24 metres long.

8 July 2012 00:00 AM
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X43 with 'Sir Noel Bamford 888' scrawled beneath the number board

7 July 2012 11:01 AM
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One of the 'This is a heavy product' stickers that covered the rail network a decade ago

26 May 2012 17:53 PM
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Audience watches from the upper level concourse, listening with wireless headphones

Performance piece 'fifteen' at Flagstaff station, part of the Next Wave Festival

25 May 2012 17:42 PM
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Dancers towards the end of the 40 minutes performance

Performance piece 'fifteen' at Flagstaff station, part of the Next Wave Festival

25 May 2012 17:40 PM
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Dancers on the station concourse, the audience up above

Performance piece 'fifteen' at Flagstaff station, part of the Next Wave Festival

25 May 2012 17:37 PM
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The audience listen to 'fifteen' with wireless headphones

Performance piece 'fifteen' at Flagstaff station, part of the Next Wave Festival

25 May 2012 17:35 PM
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Last night for the performance piece 'fifteen' at Flagstaff station

25 May 2012 17:34 PM
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The keyboardist back at Flagstaff station

Turns out it is part of the 2012 Next Wave Festival, 'fifteen' being the name of the performance - more details at http://nextwave.org.au/event/fifteen/

23 May 2012 15:40 PM
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Why is there a keyboardist on the upper level concourse of Flagstaff Station?

14 May 2012 17:53 PM
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Railfan Shop on the corner of Flinders Lane and Market Street: moving to Mont Albert in a few weeks time

14 March 2012 15:16 PM
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