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Melbourne rail network accessibility

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

'Assistance animal relief area' at Caulfield station

10 January 2021 10:05 AM
Viewed 10 times
(10 times this week, 10 times this month, 10 times this year)

Raised platform ramp at the down end of Elsternwick platform 2

20 December 2020 14:34 PM
Viewed 21 times
(3 times this week, 21 times this month, 21 times this year)

Dinky little bit of widened platform at the down end of Flemington Bridge platform 2 to allow passengers in wheelchairs to board trains

24 October 2020 15:32 PM
Viewed 31 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 31 times this year)

Raised platform hump at the down end of Ferntree Gully station

13 March 2020 01:18 AM
Viewed 90 times
(8 times this month, 90 times this year)

Raised platform hump at the up end of Keilor Plains platform 1

28 February 2020 15:03 PM
Viewed 95 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 95 times this year)

Raised platform boarding ramp at the down end of Edithvale platform 2

24 December 2019 15:22 PM
Viewed 155 times
(3 times this week, 11 times this month, 14 times this year)

Raised platform boarding ramp at the up end of Mentone platform 1

24 December 2019 13:48 PM
Viewed 255 times
(2 times this week, 18 times this month, 23 times this year)

'Access your awareness' priority seat poster

24 December 2019 09:45 AM
Viewed 283 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 10 times this year)

'Lift access to platforms via Lonsdale Street only' poster at Parliament station

The Collins Street end only has escalators to the concourse, and stairs to the street

18 December 2019 08:32 AM
Viewed 164 times
(1 time this week, 12 times this month, 16 times this year)

Hearing induction loop signage at Ginifer station

8 December 2019 14:29 PM
Viewed 122 times
(3 times this week, 14 times this month, 19 times this year)

Hearing loop signage on the platforms at Flinders Street Station

2 December 2019 15:14 PM
Viewed 126 times
(10 times this month, 14 times this year)

Rubbish bin, dog poo bags and a dog drinking fountain at Footscray station

Part of the assistance animal relief area

17 November 2019 17:07 PM
Viewed 199 times
(25 times this month, 78 times this year)

'Assistance animal relief area' at Footscray station

AKA a toilet for guide dogs

17 November 2019 17:07 PM
Viewed 188 times
(23 times this month, 71 times this year)

Deteriorating wheelchair passenger signage at Auburn platform 1

5 November 2019 20:36 PM
Viewed 110 times
(4 times this month, 21 times this year)

Wheelchair boarding ramp chained up at Auburn platform 1

5 November 2019 20:35 PM
Viewed 110 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 19 times this year)

'Assistance animal relief area' at Flemington Racecourse station

AKA a toilet for guide dogs

5 November 2019 15:21 PM
Viewed 144 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 25 times this year)

'Assistance animal relief area' at Showgrounds station

AKA a toilet for guide dogs

5 November 2019 15:18 PM
Viewed 146 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 27 times this year)

DDA passenger shelter at the down end of Camberwell platform 3

26 October 2019 16:37 PM
Viewed 149 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 25 times this year)

Portable ramp still needs to be deployed for a wheelchair user at Footscray station, despite the raised section of platform

Thanks to the Siemens trains having a different floor height to the rest of the Melbourne fleet

26 October 2019 15:49 PM
Viewed 171 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 31 times this year)

Hearing induction loop at West Footscray station

16 October 2019 12:16 PM
Viewed 160 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 31 times this year)

'DDA shelter' marked on the platform at the up end of Tottenham station

29 August 2019 08:28 AM
Viewed 155 times
(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 44 times this year)

'DDA shelter' marked on the platform at the down end of Middle Footscray station

28 August 2019 08:26 AM
Viewed 187 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 43 times this year)

Raised platform hump at the down end of Caulfield platform 2

25 August 2019 11:50 AM
Viewed 187 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 53 times this year)

'DDA shelter' marked on the platform at the down end of Tottenham station

14 August 2019 08:55 AM
Viewed 165 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 56 times this year)

Viewed 984 times (2 times this week, 39 times this month, 452 times this year)