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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 down end of Tottenham station

Wednesday 14 August 2019 08:55 AM
Viewed 350 times
(10 times this month, 108 times this year)

Shelter at the up end of Windsor platform 1

Thursday 1 August 2019 13:25 PM
Viewed 298 times
(15 times this month, 111 times this year)

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

Friday 28 June 2019 08:53 AM
Viewed 367 times
(1 time this week, 19 times this month, 125 times this year)

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

Monday 24 June 2019 12:43 PM
Viewed 365 times
(5 times this month, 0 times this year)

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

Monday 24 June 2019 12:40 PM
Viewed 356 times
(7 times this month, 0 times this year)

'Beacon activated area' sign on the Melbourne Central concourse

Friday 21 June 2019 08:30 AM
Viewed 582 times
(6 times this month, 1 time 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/

Monday 17 June 2019 08:37 AM
Viewed 974 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 4 times this year)

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

Thursday 7 February 2019 13:54 PM
Viewed 449 times
(8 times this month, 38 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp at the up end of Ivanhoe platform 1

Sunday 20 January 2019 12:17 PM
Viewed 385 times
(19 times this month, 62 times this year)

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

Monday 31 December 2018 12:48 PM
Viewed 647 times
(1 time this week, 17 times this month, 82 times this year)

Metlink branded hearing loop signage at Thomastown station

Wednesday 21 November 2018 11:52 AM
Viewed 460 times
(10 times this month, 81 times this year)

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

Wednesday 21 November 2018 09:55 AM
Viewed 518 times
(21 times this month, 106 times this year)

Wheelchair loading area at the down end of Gardenvale platform 2

Wednesday 29 August 2018 13:48 PM
Viewed 392 times
(9 times this month, 81 times this year)

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

Wednesday 29 August 2018 13:08 PM
Viewed 574 times
(1 time this week, 14 times this month, 165 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

Sunday 26 August 2018 09:14 AM
Viewed 452 times
(9 times this month, 108 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp at the city end of Newport platform 1

Sunday 26 August 2018 09:12 AM
Viewed 545 times
(15 times this month, 140 times this year)

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

Tuesday 1 May 2018 11:54 AM
Viewed 490 times
(11 times this month, 17 times this year)

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

Thursday 12 April 2018 11:11 AM
Viewed 523 times
(6 times this month, 18 times this year)

Wheelchair passenger waiting shelter at the up end of Patterson station

Thursday 12 April 2018 11:01 AM
Viewed 625 times
(9 times this month, 26 times this year)

Hearing loop at Bentleigh station

Thursday 12 April 2018 10:59 AM
Viewed 465 times
(3 times this month, 14 times this year)

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

Saturday 7 April 2018 14:24 PM
Viewed 597 times
(12 times this month, 23 times this year)

Disabled toilet added to Essendon station platform 2 and 3

Saturday 7 April 2018 10:53 AM
Viewed 525 times
(2 times this week, 47 times this month, 75 times this year)

Hearing induction loop signage at Nunawading station

Saturday 24 March 2018 18:34 PM
Viewed 1470 times
(31 times this month, 76 times this year)

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

Saturday 24 March 2018 15:56 PM
Viewed 486 times
(14 times this month, 27 times this year)

Viewed 1482 times (27 times this month, 136 times this year)