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Melbourne rail network accessibility

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

'Beacon activated area' sign at Flagstaff platform 3 and 4

Intended for the use of blind and vision impaired people: https://www.guidedogsvictoria.com.au/news/beacon-technology-roll/

17 June 2019 08:37 AM
Viewed 1 time
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 1 time this year)

Passenger shelters and raised platform ramps at the up end of South Yarra platform 1 and 3

7 February 2019 13:54 PM
Viewed 41 times, 41 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp at the up end of Ivanhoe platform 1

20 January 2019 12:17 PM
Viewed 37 times
(3 times this month, 37 times this year)

'Property of M>Trains' on a Comeng train wheelchair ramp

31 December 2018 12:48 PM
Viewed 117 times
(5 times this week, 15 times this month, 117 times this year)

Train driver ready to assist a passenger in a wheelchair to board the train at Heidelberg

21 November 2018 09:55 AM
Viewed 87 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 87 times this year)

Wheelchair loading area at the down end of Gardenvale platform 2

29 August 2018 13:48 PM
Viewed 68 times, 68 times this year)

'Please remember to mind the gap' sign at Brighton Beach platform 2

29 August 2018 13:08 PM
Viewed 94 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 94 times this year)

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

26 August 2018 09:14 AM
Viewed 81 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 81 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp at the city end of Newport platform 1

26 August 2018 09:12 AM
Viewed 88 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 88 times this year)

At least the low height of myki machines makes them usable by people in wheelchairs

1 May 2018 11:54 AM
Viewed 124 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 13 times this year)

Shelter for waiting wheelchair passengers at the down end of Moorabbin platform 3

12 April 2018 11:11 AM
Viewed 159 times
(1 time this week, 13 times this month, 26 times this year)

Wheelchair passenger waiting shelter at the up end of Patterson station

12 April 2018 11:01 AM
Viewed 194 times
(1 time this week, 13 times this month, 35 times this year)

Almost level boarding between Comeng train and the platform at Jacana station

7 April 2018 14:24 PM
Viewed 194 times
(1 time this week, 19 times this month, 42 times this year)

Disabled toilet added to Essendon station platform 2 and 3

7 April 2018 10:53 AM
Viewed 117 times
(4 times this month, 19 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp at the up end of Ferntree Gully platform 1

24 March 2018 15:56 PM
Viewed 135 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 29 times this year)

Lift at Flinders Street Station - slow as molasses, and so small you can only fit two wheelchairs or prams inside

24 March 2018 14:35 PM
Viewed 177 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 31 times this year)

Lift at Flinders Street Station - slow as molasses, and so small you can only fit two wheelchairs or prams inside

24 March 2018 14:34 PM
Viewed 179 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 41 times this year)

Long DDA compliant ramp up to the footbridge at Sunbury station

19 March 2018 14:54 PM
Viewed 199 times
(3 times this week, 12 times this month, 36 times this year)

Long DDA compliant ramp up to the footbridge at Sunbury station

18 March 2018 10:40 AM
Viewed 176 times
(2 times this week, 11 times this month, 39 times this year)

Long DDA compliant ramp up to the footbridge at Sunbury station

18 March 2018 10:34 AM
Viewed 158 times
(11 times this month, 42 times this year)

Disabled toilet in the middle of Oakleigh platform 1 and 2

13 March 2018 13:21 PM
Viewed 121 times
(9 times this month, 35 times this year)

DDA compliant ramp links the existing pedestrian subway to the new bus interchange at Huntingdale station

13 March 2018 13:10 PM
Viewed 310 times
(1 time this week, 15 times this month, 54 times this year)

No tactile paving at the down end of Armadale station platform 1

13 March 2018 11:06 AM
Viewed 132 times
(5 times this month, 30 times this year)

Woeful lifts at Flinders Street Station - they take forever to arrive, and can only fit two prams or wheelchairs at a time

13 February 2018 10:17 AM
Viewed 258 times
(13 times this month, 73 times this year)

Viewed 154 times (6 times this week, 21 times this month, 154 times this year)