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Melbourne tram stops

Tram stops around Melbourne fall into three groups: platform stops, safety zones, and signs beside the road.

'No left turn for vehicles over 8.8m long' sign at the new Elgin and Lygon Street tram stop

Presumably long vehicles can't make the sharp turn without cleaning up the kerb, or the tram stop

Saturday 4 April 2015 18:52 PM
Viewed 732 times
(12 times this month, 107 times this year)

New crossover on Elgin Street, to the west of the new platform stop

Saturday 4 April 2015 18:50 PM
Viewed 648 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 70 times this year)

New island platform stop at the corner of Elgin and Lygon Street

Saturday 4 April 2015 18:50 PM
Viewed 642 times
(8 times this month, 70 times this year)

New island platform stop at the corner of Elgin and Lygon Street

Saturday 4 April 2015 18:48 PM
Viewed 683 times
(10 times this month, 88 times this year)

New island platform stop at the corner of Elgin and Lygon Street

Saturday 4 April 2015 18:41 PM
Viewed 683 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 87 times this year)

New island platform stop at the corner of Elgin and Lygon Street

Saturday 4 April 2015 18:41 PM
Viewed 655 times
(10 times this month, 66 times this year)

AdShel tram stop shelter, located on the footpath opposite the safety zone

Do any passengers ever bother waiting in these?

Wednesday 18 March 2015 13:37 PM
Viewed 895 times
(11 times this month, 75 times this year)

Combined tram and bus zone on Gordon Street, Footscray

Thursday 12 March 2015 17:43 PM
Viewed 671 times
(1 time this week, 98 times this year)

Departing passengers at Collins and Spencer Street head for Southern Cross Station

Thursday 12 March 2015 17:07 PM
Viewed 743 times, 99 times this year)

Daly Street / Dawson Street shortworking notice at the bottom of a route 55 timetable

Tuesday 3 March 2015 08:03 AM
Viewed 941 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 72 times this year)

Inane 'keep hydrated' message from Yarra Trams preventing passengers from finding out when the next tram is

With the message in the rotation, the screen is only showing next tram information 50% of the time.

Wednesday 11 February 2015 07:58 AM
Viewed 689 times
(9 times this month, 71 times this year)

Eastbound platform stop at Bourke and Spring Street

Tuesday 3 February 2015 17:40 PM
Viewed 602 times
(2 times this week, 83 times this year)

Directions to 'Airport Express Buses' at the Southern Cross Station tram stop

Monday 2 February 2015 14:11 PM
Viewed 1146 times, 116 times this year)

'Bike only' crossing at the Melbourne University tram stop

Thursday 29 January 2015 17:39 PM
Viewed 1082 times, 90 times this year)

Soon to be removed tram stop at Elgin and Swanston Street

Note the yellow dotted lines indicating the new track alignment

Thursday 29 January 2015 17:25 PM
Viewed 644 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 82 times this year)

Soon to be removed tram stop at Elgin and Lygon Street

Thursday 29 January 2015 17:14 PM
Viewed 1001 times
(1 time this month, 76 times this year)

Soon to be removed tram stop at Elgin and Lygon Street

Thursday 29 January 2015 17:11 PM
Viewed 666 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 73 times this year)

Curves from Lygon Street into Elgin

Thursday 29 January 2015 17:11 PM
Viewed 703 times
(2 times this month, 69 times this year)

Completed island platform tram stop 124 - Batman Park and Flinders Street

Thursday 22 January 2015 13:38 PM
Viewed 5333 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 336 times this year)

'Welcome to your new tram stop' sign at stop 124 - Batman Park and Flinders Street

Thursday 22 January 2015 13:32 PM
Viewed 1676 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 122 times this year)

Rear view mirror for the offside tram stop at Riversdale Junction on routes 48 and 75

Wednesday 24 December 2014 16:45 PM
Viewed 802 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 74 times this year)

Platform tram stop at Riversdale Junction on routes 48 and 75

Wednesday 24 December 2014 16:30 PM
Viewed 1179 times
(4 times this month, 111 times this year)

'Watch for traffic' notice at the new 'drive over' tram stops on Bridge Road, Richmond

Wednesday 24 December 2014 15:46 PM
Viewed 771 times
(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 95 times this year)

One of two 'drive over' trams stops on Bridge Road, Richmond

They allow two lanes of road traffic to pass through them, so are the first of their type, as previous designs did not allow vehicles to drive over the tram tracks.

Wednesday 24 December 2014 15:45 PM
Viewed 1294 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 137 times this year)
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Viewed 4954 times (1 time this week, 7 times this month, 390 times this year)