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Metcard

Equipment and infrastructure for the Metcard automated ticketing system used throughout Melbourne until December 2012.

A forgotten 'City Saver' sticker on what used to be a Melbourne CBD bus stop

Friday 27 July 2018 14:11 PM
Viewed 411 times
(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 50 times this year)

Sign for the former emergency barrier release button at Essendon platform 2

The station no longer has ticket barriers - only readers

Saturday 7 April 2018 10:59 AM
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(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 80 times this year)

Remnant Metcard branding beneath the Myki gates at Dandenong station

Wednesday 22 March 2017 13:57 PM
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(4 times this week, 4 times this month, 100 times this year)

'Metcards purchased from this machine are automatically validated for this trip only' sticker onboard a tram

Saturday 14 November 2015 12:30 PM
Viewed 577 times
(4 times this week, 9 times this month, 88 times this year)

'Metcards will not be sold after Monday 8th October' notice at Diggers Rest station

The booking office at Diggers Rest station has been closed since Metro took over in 2012!

Saturday 12 September 2015 16:25 PM
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(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 88 times this year)

Another forgotten 'City Saver' sticker on a Melbourne CBD bus stop

Wednesday 21 May 2014 14:31 PM
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(4 times this week, 5 times this month, 95 times this year)

Remains of a 'Coin only ticket machine' sticker on the door of a C2 class tram

Thursday 24 April 2014 14:45 PM
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(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 89 times this year)

Marks on the wall and floor where the MVM1 machine used to be at Middle Footscray station

Sunday 6 April 2014 12:32 PM
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(4 times this week, 4 times this month, 94 times this year)

Forgotten Metcard 'Coin only onboard this tram' sticker on a tram windscreen

Friday 30 August 2013 17:51 PM
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(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 85 times this year)

Forgotten 'City Saver' sticker on a Melbourne CBD bus stop

Saturday 27 July 2013 12:31 PM
Viewed 789 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 94 times this year)

Metcard sticker lives on below the ticket barrier emergency release

Wednesday 19 June 2013 06:51 AM
Viewed 899 times
(3 times this week, 10 times this month, 89 times this year)

Metcard validator onboard a tram, the early-2000s 'insert here' sticker still in place

Wednesday 22 May 2013 16:26 PM
Viewed 1212 times
(4 times this week, 14 times this month, 137 times this year)

Another Z3 class tram with the Metcard machine removed

Thursday 9 May 2013 08:15 AM
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(5 times this week, 6 times this month, 96 times this year)

New seat, plus patched up wall and floor where the Metcard machine used to be on a Z3 class tram

Thursday 2 May 2013 19:38 PM
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(7 times this week, 10 times this month, 103 times this year)

Metcard 'Drivers have no access to this vending machine' notice onboard a Z3 class tram

I wonder if the Metcard helpline at 1800 652 313 still operates?

Tuesday 30 April 2013 08:24 AM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 100 times this year)

Partially removed 'Coin only Metcard machine onboard' sticker on the side of a tram

Wednesday 27 February 2013 17:42 PM
Viewed 986 times
(3 times this week, 13 times this month, 115 times this year)

Metcard validator cycling between 'SelfTest' and 'CLOSED'

Tuesday 12 February 2013 14:12 PM
Viewed 862 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 81 times this year)

Metcard validator onboard a tram, displaying a 'CLOSED' message and a red light

It was cycling between 'SelfTest' and 'CLOSED'

Tuesday 12 February 2013 14:12 PM
Viewed 918 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 122 times this year)

Concrete pads where Metcard gates at Flinders Street Station used to be

Tuesday 5 February 2013 08:52 AM
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(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 86 times this year)

With tickets no longer for sale, a misleading 'Tickets and information' panel onboard a B2 class tram

Wednesday 30 January 2013 19:47 PM
Viewed 884 times
(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 88 times this year)

Metcard and Myki equipment onboard a B2 class tram

Tuesday 29 January 2013 08:58 AM
Viewed 1037 times
(6 times this week, 12 times this month, 99 times this year)

Mounting bracket for a Metcard validator onboard a B2 class tram

Tuesday 29 January 2013 08:57 AM
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(8 times this week, 13 times this month, 102 times this year)

Electrical plug for a Metcard validator onboard a tram

Tuesday 29 January 2013 08:55 AM
Viewed 944 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 84 times this year)

'Metcard not in use' stickers on a set of Frankenbarriers

Wednesday 16 January 2013 16:40 PM
Viewed 995 times
(4 times this week, 8 times this month, 93 times this year)
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Viewed 5165 times (13 times this week, 16 times this month, 410 times this year)