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Melbourne rail network accessibility

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

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

29 August 2019 08:28 AM
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(11 times this month, 98 times this year)

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

28 August 2019 08:26 AM
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(2 times this month, 100 times this year)

Raised platform hump at the down end of Caulfield platform 2

25 August 2019 11:50 AM
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(8 times this month, 125 times this year)

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

14 August 2019 08:55 AM
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(13 times this month, 120 times this year)

Shelter at the up end of Windsor platform 1

1 August 2019 13:25 PM
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(7 times this month, 88 times this year)

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

28 June 2019 08:53 AM
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(7 times this month, 127 times this year)

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

24 June 2019 12:43 PM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 140 times this year)

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

24 June 2019 12:40 PM
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(5 times this month, 120 times this year)

'Beacon activated area' sign on the Melbourne Central concourse

21 June 2019 08:30 AM
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(2 times this month, 155 times this year)

'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
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(1 time this week, 12 times this month, 2 times 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
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(10 times this month, 58 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp at the up end of Ivanhoe platform 1

20 January 2019 12:17 PM
Viewed 240 times
(1 time this week, 21 times this month, 63 times this year)

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

31 December 2018 12:48 PM
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(12 times this month, 81 times this year)

Metlink branded hearing loop signage at Thomastown station

21 November 2018 11:52 AM
Viewed 282 times
(14 times this month, 84 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 366 times
(15 times this month, 115 times this year)

Wheelchair loading area at the down end of Gardenvale platform 2

29 August 2018 13:48 PM
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(7 times this month, 114 times this year)

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

29 August 2018 13:08 PM
Viewed 378 times
(17 times this month, 125 times this year)

Portable ramp still needs to be deployed for a wheelchair user at Newport 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 August 2018 09:14 AM
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(13 times this month, 103 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp at the city end of Newport platform 1

26 August 2018 09:12 AM
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(12 times this month, 124 times this year)

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

1 May 2018 11:54 AM
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(13 times this month, 19 times this year)

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

12 April 2018 11:11 AM
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(7 times this month, 28 times this year)

Wheelchair passenger waiting shelter at the up end of Patterson station

12 April 2018 11:01 AM
Viewed 466 times
(2 times this month, 21 times this year)

Hearing loop at Bentleigh station

12 April 2018 10:59 AM
Viewed 358 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 29 times this year)

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

7 April 2018 14:24 PM
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(8 times this month, 29 times this year)

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