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Melbourne rail network accessibility

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

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
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(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 37 times this year)

Long DDA compliant ramp up to the footbridge at Sunbury station

Monday 19 March 2018 14:54 PM
Viewed 1561 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 99 times this year)

Long DDA compliant ramp up to the footbridge at Sunbury station

Sunday 18 March 2018 10:40 AM
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Long DDA compliant ramp up to the footbridge at Sunbury station

Sunday 18 March 2018 10:34 AM
Viewed 587 times
(1 time this week, 22 times this year)

Disabled toilet in the middle of Oakleigh platform 1 and 2

Tuesday 13 March 2018 13:21 PM
Viewed 477 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 25 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 819 times
(5 times this week, 14 times this month, 63 times this year)

No tactile paving at the down end of Armadale station platform 1

Tuesday 13 March 2018 11:06 AM
Viewed 469 times
(4 times this month, 23 times this year)

Woeful lifts at Flinders Street Station - they take forever to arrive, and can only fit two prams or wheelchairs at a time

Tuesday 13 February 2018 10:17 AM
Viewed 949 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 88 times this year)

Pedestrian subway at Darebin station retrofitted with DDA compliant ramps

Tuesday 26 December 2017 14:53 PM
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(1 time this week, 52 times this year)

Pedestrian subway at Darebin station retrofitted with DDA compliant ramps

Tuesday 26 December 2017 14:53 PM
Viewed 524 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 65 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp at the up end of Darebin platform 1

Tuesday 26 December 2017 14:41 PM
Viewed 772 times
(3 times this week, 1 time this month, 100 times this year)

Non DDA-compliant ramp leading to the Essendon station subway

Sunday 10 December 2017 18:46 PM
Viewed 535 times
(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 66 times this year)

Train driver deploys the ramp for a wheelchair user at Tottenham

Tuesday 21 March 2017 08:35 AM
Viewed 696 times
(1 time this week, 33 times this year)

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

Saturday 18 March 2017 11:31 AM
Viewed 827 times
(1 time this week, 34 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp at West Footscray platform 2

Tuesday 14 February 2017 08:47 AM
Viewed 788 times, 24 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp installed at Sunshine platform 1

Friday 10 February 2017 08:39 AM
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(1 time this week, 25 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp installed at Sunshine platform 1

Friday 10 February 2017 08:39 AM
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(2 times this week, 38 times this year)

Raised wheelchair ramp installed at Sunshine platform 1

Friday 10 February 2017 08:37 AM
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Cut up platform at West Footscray, ready for the installation of raised wheelchair ramps

Friday 3 February 2017 11:11 AM
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(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 25 times this year)

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

Friday 3 February 2017 10:59 AM
Viewed 621 times
(2 times this week, 11 times this month, 40 times this year)

Wheelchair ramp chained to the platform fence at Flinders Street Station

Thursday 19 January 2017 14:15 PM
Viewed 639 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 27 times this year)

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

Sunday 27 November 2016 12:59 PM
Viewed 1184 times
(2 times this week, 16 times this month, 40 times this year)

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

Monday 8 August 2016 08:06 AM
Viewed 800 times
(1 time this week, 31 times this year)

Viewed 1487 times (5 times this week, 3 times this month, 141 times this year)