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Melbourne rail network accessibility

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

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 385 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 104 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp at the up end of Ivanhoe platform 1

Sunday 20 January 2019 12:17 PM
Viewed 296 times, 119 times this year)

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

Monday 31 December 2018 12:48 PM
Viewed 551 times
(2 times this month, 153 times this year)

Metlink branded hearing loop signage at Thomastown station

Wednesday 21 November 2018 11:52 AM
Viewed 382 times
(3 times this month, 3 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 412 times, 0 times this year)

Wheelchair loading area at the down end of Gardenvale platform 2

Wednesday 29 August 2018 13:48 PM
Viewed 333 times
(4 times this month, 22 times this year)

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

Wednesday 29 August 2018 13:08 PM
Viewed 451 times
(1 time this week, 15 times this month, 42 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 385 times
(1 time this month, 41 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp at the city end of Newport platform 1

Sunday 26 August 2018 09:12 AM
Viewed 445 times
(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 40 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 428 times, 62 times this year)

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

Thursday 12 April 2018 11:11 AM
Viewed 465 times
(8 times this month, 84 times this year)

Wheelchair passenger waiting shelter at the up end of Patterson station

Thursday 12 April 2018 11:01 AM
Viewed 534 times
(8 times this month, 89 times this year)

Hearing loop at Bentleigh station

Thursday 12 April 2018 10:59 AM
Viewed 408 times
(9 times this month, 79 times this year)

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

Saturday 7 April 2018 14:24 PM
Viewed 533 times
(1 time this week, 12 times this month, 90 times this year)

Disabled toilet added to Essendon station platform 2 and 3

Saturday 7 April 2018 10:53 AM
Viewed 414 times
(3 times this month, 72 times this year)

Hearing induction loop signage at Nunawading station

Saturday 24 March 2018 18:34 PM
Viewed 1342 times, 96 times this year)

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

Saturday 24 March 2018 15:56 PM
Viewed 425 times
(2 times this month, 77 times this year)

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

Saturday 24 March 2018 14:35 PM
Viewed 611 times
(2 times this month, 103 times this year)

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

Saturday 24 March 2018 14:34 PM
Viewed 606 times
(2 times this month, 134 times this year)

Long DDA compliant ramp up to the footbridge at Sunbury station

Monday 19 March 2018 14:54 PM
Viewed 1373 times
(2 times this month, 150 times this year)

Long DDA compliant ramp up to the footbridge at Sunbury station

Sunday 18 March 2018 10:40 AM
Viewed 689 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 122 times this year)

Long DDA compliant ramp up to the footbridge at Sunbury station

Sunday 18 March 2018 10:34 AM
Viewed 532 times
(1 time this month, 81 times this year)

Disabled toilet in the middle of Oakleigh platform 1 and 2

Tuesday 13 March 2018 13:21 PM
Viewed 417 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 67 times this year)

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

Tuesday 13 March 2018 13:10 PM
Viewed 700 times
(14 times this month, 115 times this year)

Viewed 1290 times (1 time this week, 4 times this month, 292 times this year)