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Melbourne rail network accessibility

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

'Suburban' standard tactile markings on a platform - 3x orange, 3x yellow, and 6x orange

Friday 17 October 2014 07:55 AM
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'Regional' standard tactile markings on a platform - 2x yellow and 10x orange

Friday 17 October 2014 07:55 AM
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(1 time this week, 23 times this month, 64 times this year)

Wheelchair waiting area and rubber platform gap filling strips at the down end of Mitcham platform 2

Saturday 13 September 2014 18:18 PM
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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 74 times this year)

Train driver assists a scooter user board the train via the portable ramp

Friday 29 August 2014 12:17 PM
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(3 times this week, 21 times this month, 67 times this year)

Passenger in a motorised wheelchair use the new level boarding ramp at the west end of platform 5

Note they still had to talk to the train driver, to ensure that they would be let off the train at the other end!

Friday 18 July 2014 18:59 PM
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(4 times this month, 36 times this year)

Almost level entry to the first carriage of a Comeng train thanks to raised platform extensions

Located at the west end of Flinders Street Station platform 4 and 5

Tuesday 24 June 2014 17:03 PM
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(8 times this month, 26 times this year)

Difference in levels between rebuilt and unrebuilt platform facings at Footscray platform 4

Tuesday 17 December 2013 18:10 PM
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(9 times this month, 31 times this year)

Driver unloading a scooter bound passenger from Comeng 453M at Footscray platform 3

Wednesday 2 October 2013 15:27 PM
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Unloading a wheelchair user at North Williamstown station

Saturday 17 August 2013 16:53 PM
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(7 times this month, 50 times this year)

Raised platform for wheelchair access at the west of of platforms 4 and 5

Thursday 29 November 2012 14:43 PM
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'Property of M>Trains' on a wheelchair ramp

Sunday 26 August 2012 21:22 PM
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(3 times this month, 32 times this year)

Raised section for wheelchairs at the down end of Box Hill platform 3

Thursday 12 July 2012 18:25 PM
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(5 times this month, 26 times this year)

Step free access for wheelchairs at the down end of Box Hill platform 3

Thursday 12 July 2012 18:25 PM
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(4 times this month, 46 times this year)

Raised section for wheelchairs at the down end of Box Hill platform 3

Thursday 12 July 2012 18:25 PM
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(4 times this month, 57 times this year)

Ramp free access for wheelchairs at the east end of Flinders Street platform 1

The platform has been raised, with rubber strips filling in the gap between platform and train

Saturday 26 May 2012 17:57 PM
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(1 time this month, 25 times this year)

Ramp free access for wheelchairs at the east end of Flinders Street platform 1

The platform has been raised, with rubber strips filling in the gap between platform and train

Saturday 26 May 2012 17:57 PM
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(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 46 times this year)

Raised platform surface at the west end of Flinders Street platform 1

Built to allow ramp free access for wheelchairs

Saturday 26 May 2012 17:55 PM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 52 times this year)

'Mind the gap' message on the platform at Kensington

Thursday 20 January 2011 00:10 AM
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(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 25 times this year)

'Mind the gap' signage at Hawthorn

Monday 12 April 2010 09:19 AM
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(6 times this month, 26 times this year)

'Mind the gap' painted on platform 2 at Footscray

Saturday 10 April 2010 08:09 AM
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(3 times this month, 28 times this year)

Tactile markings on the platform at Glenferrie

Friday 13 June 2008 15:11 PM
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(5 times this month, 27 times this year)

Tactile markings on the platform at Glenferrie

Friday 13 June 2008 15:08 PM
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(2 times this month, 25 times this year)

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