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67 photos taken on Sunday, 6 June 2010.

A 'thoroughly clean' Siemens train arrives into Strathmore station to transport Premier John Brumby and Public Transport Minister Martin Pakula to the Coolaroo station opening day

I assume this station was selected due to its proximity to the Tullamarine Freeway for the pollies to be driven in

6 June 2010 10:53 AM
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(2 times this week, 14 times this month, 245 times this year)

In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

John Brumby boards the train

6 June 2010 10:53 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Arrival at Coolaroo

6 June 2010 11:07 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Outside the station

6 June 2010 11:11 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Marquee set up for the speeches

6 June 2010 11:11 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Celebratory cake with an artists impression of the station printed on it

6 June 2010 11:12 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

John Brumby shaking hands of locals at the opening

6 June 2010 11:13 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Premier John Brumby and Public Transport Minister Martin Pakula make their speeches

6 June 2010 11:15 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Unveiling the plaque

6 June 2010 11:20 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Plaque recognising the artwork created by local schoolchildren on the station lift wells

6 June 2010 11:24 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

A Melbourne record for the number of police at an unmanned station?

6 June 2010 11:25 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Scale model of the station

6 June 2010 11:26 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

N class passes through Coolaroo on the up, EDI Comeng arrives on the down

6 June 2010 11:27 AM
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In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Northern group

Down end of Coolaroo platform 1

Note the difference in platform height

6 June 2010 11:28 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Down end of Coolaroo platform 1

Note the two layers on concrete making up the slab

6 June 2010 11:28 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Looking up the platform from Coolaroo platform 2

6 June 2010 11:29 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Scale model of Coolaroo station

6 June 2010 11:29 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Scale model of Coolaroo station

6 June 2010 11:29 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Scale model of Coolaroo station

6 June 2010 11:29 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Premier Brumby and Minister Pakula talk to the media

6 June 2010 11:35 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Taking questions from the media

6 June 2010 11:35 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Taking questions from the media

6 June 2010 11:37 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day

Inside the footbridge at Coolaroo station

6 June 2010 11:46 AM
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In album: Coolaroo station construction and opening day