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Melbourne rail network accessibility

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

Raised platform hump at the down end of Ferntree Gully station

13 March 2020 01:18 AM
Viewed 59 times
(5 times this week, 8 times this month, 59 times this year)

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

28 February 2020 15:03 PM
Viewed 66 times
(5 times this week, 11 times this month, 66 times this year)

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

24 December 2019 15:22 PM
Viewed 104 times
(4 times this week, 5 times this month, 104 times this year)

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

24 December 2019 13:48 PM
Viewed 125 times
(8 times this week, 9 times this month, 125 times this year)

'Access your awareness' priority seat poster

24 December 2019 09:45 AM
Viewed 216 times
(6 times this week, 7 times this month, 216 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 110 times
(6 times this week, 9 times this month, 110 times this year)

Hearing induction loop signage at Ginifer station

8 December 2019 14:29 PM
Viewed 86 times
(7 times this week, 9 times this month, 86 times this year)

Hearing loop signage on the platforms at Flinders Street Station

2 December 2019 15:14 PM
Viewed 100 times
(4 times this week, 10 times this month, 100 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 107 times
(4 times this week, 6 times this month, 107 times this year)

'Assistance animal relief area' at Footscray station

AKA a toilet for guide dogs

17 November 2019 17:07 PM
Viewed 107 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 107 times this year)

Deteriorating wheelchair passenger signage at Auburn platform 1

5 November 2019 20:36 PM
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(5 times this week, 10 times this month, 82 times this year)

Wheelchair boarding ramp chained up at Auburn platform 1

5 November 2019 20:35 PM
Viewed 85 times
(4 times this week, 9 times this month, 85 times this year)

'Assistance animal relief area' at Flemington Racecourse station

AKA a toilet for guide dogs

5 November 2019 15:21 PM
Viewed 110 times
(5 times this week, 10 times this month, 110 times this year)

'Assistance animal relief area' at Showgrounds station

AKA a toilet for guide dogs

5 November 2019 15:18 PM
Viewed 113 times
(6 times this week, 11 times this month, 113 times this year)

DDA passenger shelter at the down end of Camberwell platform 3

26 October 2019 16:37 PM
Viewed 119 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 119 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 135 times
(4 times this week, 14 times this month, 135 times this year)

Hearing induction loop at West Footscray station

16 October 2019 12:16 PM
Viewed 127 times
(6 times this week, 6 times this month, 127 times this year)

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

29 August 2019 08:28 AM
Viewed 124 times
(3 times this week, 13 times this month, 13 times this year)

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

28 August 2019 08:26 AM
Viewed 156 times
(4 times this week, 2 times this month, 12 times this year)

Raised platform hump at the down end of Caulfield platform 2

25 August 2019 11:50 AM
Viewed 148 times
(5 times this week, 3 times this month, 14 times this year)

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

14 August 2019 08:55 AM
Viewed 130 times
(6 times this week, 13 times this month, 21 times this year)

Shelter at the up end of Windsor platform 1

1 August 2019 13:25 PM
Viewed 110 times
(3 times this week, 11 times this month, 18 times this year)

'No bikes first door first carriage' painted on the platform at Flagstaff station

28 June 2019 08:53 AM
Viewed 148 times
(4 times this week, 13 times this month, 34 times this year)

'Beacon activated area' sign in the sports subway at Richmond

24 June 2019 12:43 PM
Viewed 141 times
(8 times this week, 5 times this month, 39 times this year)

Viewed 861 times (19 times this week, 38 times this month, 329 times this year)