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202 photos taken in March 2013.

A completely nonsensical message - 'In service / Please use another myki check'

They must mean 'not in service' - 'in service' means I should be able to use it!

20 March 2013 19:17 PM
Viewed 1232 times
(4 times this week, 9 times this month, 132 times this year)

In album: Myki failures and breakdowns

Depot specific Good Friday Appeal advertisement on a tram

On Glenhuntly depot tram A1.241

20 March 2013 19:21 PM
Viewed 818 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 99 times this year)

In album: Melbourne tram bits and pieces

Myki gates at North Melbourne station all in the open position due to lack of staff

20 March 2013 19:32 PM
Viewed 1753 times
(4 times this week, 13 times this month, 180 times this year)

In album: Myki

SW6.935 turns north from La Trobe Street into William Street

20 March 2013 20:54 PM
Viewed 616 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 78 times this year)

In album: Colonial Tramcar Restaurant

SW6.935 passes the Queen Victoria Market, northbound at Peel and Victoria Streets

20 March 2013 20:57 PM
Viewed 498 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 77 times this year)

In album: Colonial Tramcar Restaurant

SW6.935 and SW6.964 shunt on Peel Street at Haymarket

20 March 2013 21:01 PM
Viewed 525 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 68 times this year)

In album: Colonial Tramcar Restaurant

Six-lane gate array in use at Southern Cross, western Collins Street exit

An additional set of gates, next door to where the Frankenbarriers used to live

21 March 2013 08:44 AM
Viewed 641 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 62 times this year)

In album: Myki

Six-lane gate array awaiting commissioning at Southern Cross, western Collins Street exit

Located where the Frankenbarriers used to live

21 March 2013 08:45 AM
Viewed 593 times
(3 times this week, 5 times this month, 74 times this year)

In album: Myki

The crew of T377 and T369 change direction at Southern Cross platform 5

21 March 2013 09:02 AM
Viewed 690 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 95 times this year)

In album: Locomotives, light engines, and lashups

N451 and classmate shunt into the yards via Southern Cross platform 5

21 March 2013 09:02 AM
Viewed 726 times
(8 times this month, 94 times this year)

In album: V/Line locomotives

T377 and T369 depart Southern Cross - supposedly off to Warrnambool

21 March 2013 09:03 AM
Viewed 717 times
(5 times this month, 83 times this year)

In album: Locomotives, light engines, and lashups

Southbound B2.2079 arrives at the corner of William and Bourke Streets

21 March 2013 17:57 PM
Viewed 622 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 77 times this year)

In album: Yarra Trams - Melbourne CBD and Docklands

Packed tram stop for route 55 at William and Bourke Streets

21 March 2013 18:05 PM
Viewed 592 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 84 times this year)

In album: Poor service from Yarra Trams

Advertising screen onboard a SkyBus

Passengers pay through the nose for a ticket, then pay through the ears with an insipid loop of tourist advertising

22 March 2013 14:44 PM
Viewed 323 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 96 times this year)

In album: SkyBus Melbourne

Looking down on Diggers Rest station

22 March 2013 16:55 PM
Viewed 734 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 78 times this year)

In album: Melbourne stations and infrastructure

Waratah set A36 arrives at Marrickville on the up

23 March 2013 11:57 AM
Viewed 2522 times
(4 times this week, 27 times this month, 286 times this year)

In album: Sydney Trains

Waratah set A33 arrives into Circular Quay station on the City Inner

23 March 2013 18:21 PM
Viewed 3770 times
(6 times this week, 31 times this month, 405 times this year)

In album: Sydney Trains

Waratah set A10 arrives into Circular Quay station on the City Outer

23 March 2013 18:26 PM
Viewed 3785 times
(3 times this week, 29 times this month, 389 times this year)

In album: Sydney Trains

'These toilets are closed to improve station security' sign at a staffed CityRail station

23 March 2013 19:57 PM
Viewed 960 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 104 times this year)

In album: Railway stations of suburban Sydney

One of four sets of wooden tread escalators at Wynyard station

24 March 2013 12:55 PM
Viewed 2253 times
(4 times this week, 11 times this month, 275 times this year)

In album: Underground stations of Sydney

Otis "L"-type escalators at the York Street entrance to Wynyard station

Note the timber stair treads

24 March 2013 12:56 PM
Viewed 2579 times
(3 times this week, 13 times this month, 203 times this year)

In album: Underground stations of Sydney

Wooden tread escalators at the York Street entrance of Wynyard station

24 March 2013 12:56 PM
Viewed 1333 times
(9 times this month, 149 times this year)

In album: Underground stations of Sydney

'Emergency / Do not enter' sign at the York Street entrance of Wynyard station

Presumably ready for the day when a discarded cigarette butt sets the wooden escalators alight, in a repeat of the 1987 London Underground fire at King's Cross

24 March 2013 12:57 PM
Viewed 1888 times
(1 time this week, 13 times this month, 243 times this year)

In album: Underground stations of Sydney

Turns out the Sydney Monorail is still using tokens for single journeys

24 March 2013 14:47 PM
Viewed 1217 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 116 times this year)

In album: Sydney Monorail infrastructure