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Melbourne rail network accessibility

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

Raised boarding ramp at West Footscray station, but wheelchair ramp still required

Thanks to the Siemens train fleet having a floor higher than Comeng and X'Trapolis trains

18 March 2017 11:31 AM
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(3 times this month, 115 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp at West Footscray platform 2

14 February 2017 08:47 AM
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(5 times this week, 8 times this month, 175 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp installed at Sunshine platform 1

10 February 2017 08:39 AM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 66 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp installed at Sunshine platform 1

10 February 2017 08:39 AM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 64 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp installed at Sunshine platform 1

10 February 2017 08:37 AM
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(2 times this month, 110 times this year)

Cut up platform at West Footscray, ready for the installation of raised wheelchair ramps

3 February 2017 11:11 AM
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(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 71 times this year)

Cut up platform at Sunshine, ready for the installation of raised wheelchair ramps

3 February 2017 10:59 AM
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(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 51 times this year)

Wheelchair ramp chained to the platform fence at Flinders Street Station

19 January 2017 14:15 PM
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(1 time this month, 71 times this year)

Rushall platform 2 has tactile paving, but platform 1 does not

27 November 2016 12:59 PM
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(3 times this month, 158 times this year)

Raised platform ramps at South Yarra allow wheelchair passengers to board trains without assistance

8 August 2016 08:06 AM
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(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 77 times this year)

Raised section of platform at the down end of Boronia station

15 July 2016 18:55 PM
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(3 times this month, 98 times this year)

Raised platform ramp at Mount Waverley platform 1

4 July 2016 13:28 PM
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(1 time this month, 79 times this year)

Wheelchair passenger waiting shelter at Heathmont platform 1

11 June 2016 09:32 AM
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(7 times this month, 66 times this year)

Disabled toilet installed at Essendon platform 2 / 3

19 May 2016 08:30 AM
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(4 times this month, 65 times this year)

Raised section of platform at the up end of Ashburton

9 May 2016 08:52 AM
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(2 times this month, 67 times this year)

Resized wheelchair boarding marker at Huntingdale station

22 March 2016 16:28 PM
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(3 times this month, 74 times this year)

Resized wheelchair boarding marker at Cardinia Road station

22 March 2016 11:40 AM
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(4 times this month, 55 times this year)

Replacement wheelchair boarding signage on the platform at Newmarket station

19 March 2016 09:07 AM
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(1 time this month, 72 times this year)

DDA compliant access ramps retrofitted to the pedestrian subway at Noble Park

12 March 2016 16:56 PM
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(3 times this month, 119 times this year)

Three attempts at a wheelchair symbol on the platform

The first attempt was scrubbed out, the second attempt was too big, and now the third one is just right?

8 March 2016 08:35 AM
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(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 77 times this year)

A small step still remains between a Siemens train floor and the raised wheelchair loading area on the platform

30 December 2015 18:09 PM
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(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 113 times this year)

Second attempt at providing wheelchair boarding point signage at Canterbury station

24 December 2015 14:55 PM
Viewed 368 times
(13 times this month, 87 times this year)

Second attempt at providing wheelchair boarding point signage at East Camberwell station

24 December 2015 14:36 PM
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(4 times this month, 45 times this year)

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