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Melbourne rail network accessibility

A look at how accessible the Melbourne railway network is for people with limited mobility.

Retrofitting tactile guide markings on the overhead concourse at Watergardens station

Friday 8 April 2022 08:53 AM
Viewed 14 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 14 times this year)

'Hearing loop' signage at the front of a life extension Alstom Comeng train

CCTV, PIDS and emergency button system has been upgraded as part of the project

Thursday 10 March 2022 17:58 PM
Viewed 28 times
(4 times this week, 2 times this month, 28 times this year)

Modified tactile paving links the lift to the stairs at Westall station

It once ran straight across the footbridge to the middle of the stairs, now it directs people towards the handrail

Tuesday 15 February 2022 11:28 AM
Viewed 32 times
(2 times this month, 32 times this year)

BlindSquare bluetooth beacon on the concourse at Flinders Street Station

These iBeacons are used by the 'BlindSquare Beacon Positioning System'

Sunday 13 February 2022 14:54 PM
Viewed 35 times
(8 times this month, 35 times this year)

'Beacon activated area' sign beside a BlindSquare bluetooth beacon on the concourse at Flinders Street Station

These iBeacons are used by the 'BlindSquare Beacon Positioning System'

Sunday 13 February 2022 14:54 PM
Viewed 38 times
(4 times this month, 38 times this year)

New shelter for wheelchair passengers at South Kensington platform 2

Saturday 1 January 2022 12:49 PM
Viewed 65 times
(8 times this month, 65 times this year)

'Assistance animal relief area' at Parliament station

Saturday 27 November 2021 18:46 PM
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Driver has deployed the ramp so a passenger can board this Siemens train at Watergardens

Tuesday 3 August 2021 13:47 PM
Viewed 97 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 97 times this year)

Raised boarding ramp and passenger shelter at the departure end of Watergardens platform 1

Tuesday 3 August 2021 13:47 PM
Viewed 94 times
(3 times this month, 94 times this year)

Raised boarding ramp and two passenger shelters at the departure end of Watergardens platform 2

Tuesday 3 August 2021 13:01 PM
Viewed 107 times
(5 times this month, 107 times this year)

Raised boarding ramp and two passenger shelters at the departure end of Watergardens platform 1

Tuesday 3 August 2021 13:00 PM
Viewed 105 times
(3 times this month, 105 times this year)

Raised boarding ramp and passenger shelter at the departure end of Watergardens platform 1

Tuesday 3 August 2021 12:59 PM
Viewed 93 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 93 times this year)

Raised boarding ramp and passenger shelter at the departure end of Tottenham platform 2

Tuesday 3 August 2021 11:05 AM
Viewed 83 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 83 times this year)

Almost useless passenger shelter at the down end of Essendon platform 2 and 3

Thursday 29 July 2021 11:20 AM
Viewed 78 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 78 times this year)

No shelter for waiting wheelchair passengers at Glenbervie platform 2

Thursday 29 July 2021 11:18 AM
Viewed 87 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 87 times this year)

Levelled and resurfaced platform at Strathmore platform 2

Thursday 29 July 2021 11:16 AM
Viewed 86 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 86 times this year)

Levelled and resurfaced platform at Oak Park platform 2

Thursday 29 July 2021 11:12 AM
Viewed 85 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 85 times this year)

Mobility scooter user waiting to boar a train at Box Hill station

Tuesday 13 July 2021 13:42 PM
Viewed 93 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 93 times this year)

Passenger shelter at the up end of Camberwell station

Tuesday 13 July 2021 11:26 AM
Viewed 97 times
(1 time this month, 97 times this year)

Passenger shelter at the up end of Hawthorn station

Tuesday 13 July 2021 11:21 AM
Viewed 104 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 104 times this year)

Raised platform hump and passenger shelters at the up end of South Yarra station

Tuesday 13 July 2021 11:02 AM
Viewed 104 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 104 times this year)

Level boarding between raised platform ramp and an EDI Comeng train at Caulfield

Thursday 8 April 2021 18:28 PM
Viewed 155 times
(2 times this week, 9 times this month, 10 times this year)

Big gap between X'Trapolis train and Southern Cross platform 10

Tuesday 23 March 2021 08:54 AM
Viewed 147 times
(3 times this month, 18 times this year)

Wheelchair ramp case at the up end of North Melbourne platform 1

Presumably so that station staff can help passengers board, speeding up trains in peak times

Wednesday 3 February 2021 14:45 PM
Viewed 208 times, 36 times this year)

Viewed 1438 times (1 time this week, 10 times this month, 92 times this year)