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193 photos taken in July 2013.

Myki mates at Southern Cross platform 15, talking to Traralgon passengers ahead of the rollout of Myki to their line

3 July 2013 18:34 PM
Viewed 658 times
(8 times this month, 94 times this year)

In album: Myki

Two PSOs question a passenger, while a Victoria Police officer supervises

3 July 2013 18:44 PM
Viewed 943 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 104 times this year)

In album: Protective Services Officers

'Validator disabled. Direction blocked' message incorrectly displayed with a green 'proceed' arrow

4 July 2013 17:55 PM
Viewed 954 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 155 times this year)

In album: Myki failures and breakdowns

Passengers confused by the proceed arrow and disabled validator combination

4 July 2013 17:55 PM
Viewed 602 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 112 times this year)

In album: Myki failures and breakdowns

More passengers confused by the proceed arrow and disabled validator combination

4 July 2013 17:57 PM
Viewed 916 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 136 times this year)

In album: Myki failures and breakdowns

Train holding short of Southern Cross platform 14 due to the train ahead fouling the block

4 July 2013 18:04 PM
Viewed 675 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 105 times this year)

In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - inner suburban

Tail end of a down train fouling the block at Southern Cross platform 14

4 July 2013 18:04 PM
Viewed 723 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 103 times this year)

In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - inner suburban

PTC-era 'please ensure you have a valid ticket' sticker onboard a tram

5 July 2013 09:01 AM
Viewed 654 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 94 times this year)

In album: Melbourne tram bits and pieces

Tram 33 departs the Carlton Street terminus

6 July 2013 14:44 PM
Viewed 922 times
(2 times this week, 9 times this month, 84 times this year)

In album: Ballarat Tramway Museum

Tram 33 out on Wendouree Parade

6 July 2013 14:46 PM
Viewed 762 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 88 times this year)

In album: Ballarat Tramway Museum

Tram 33 runs through the crossing loop

6 July 2013 14:47 PM
Viewed 728 times
(1 time this week, 13 times this month, 94 times this year)

In album: Ballarat Tramway Museum

Awaiting departure time at the St Aidans Drive terminus

6 July 2013 14:53 PM
Viewed 884 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 116 times this year)

In album: Ballarat Tramway Museum

Tram 33 departs the St Aidans Drive terminus

6 July 2013 14:56 PM
Viewed 975 times
(3 times this week, 10 times this month, 108 times this year)

In album: Ballarat Tramway Museum

Tram 33 departs the St Aidans Drive terminus

6 July 2013 14:56 PM
Viewed 729 times
(3 times this week, 10 times this month, 98 times this year)

In album: Ballarat Tramway Museum

Tram 33 passes the depot track junction on Wendouree Parade

6 July 2013 14:59 PM
Viewed 842 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 104 times this year)

In album: Ballarat Tramway Museum

Tram 27 stabled outside the museum shed in number 2 road

6 July 2013 15:00 PM
Viewed 884 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 103 times this year)

In album: Ballarat Tramway Museum

'Maximum Traction' bogies on tram 39

The larger wheel took all the weight and was powered, the smaller wheel just steered the bogie. In reality 'maximum traction' was never achieved, with four-motor bogie trams providing much better performance.

6 July 2013 15:03 PM
Viewed 1299 times
(4 times this week, 17 times this month, 217 times this year)

In album: Ballarat Tramway Museum

Timetable notices displayed on the depot wall

6 July 2013 15:03 PM
Viewed 860 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 95 times this year)

In album: Ballarat Tramway Museum

1960s-70s tram advertisement for the State Electricity Commission of Victoria

6 July 2013 15:03 PM
Viewed 850 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 111 times this year)

In album: Ballarat Tramway Museum

Trams 18 and 26 stabled in roads two and three

6 July 2013 15:09 PM
Viewed 893 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 144 times this year)

In album: Ballarat Tramway Museum

Frog in the overhead wires

6 July 2013 15:10 PM
Viewed 1714 times
(3 times this week, 24 times this month, 272 times this year)

In album: Ballarat Tramway Museum

Junction with the depot track on Wendouree Parade

Note the warning for cyclists in the bike lane - riding over tram tracks at an angle is a great way to crash your bike!

6 July 2013 15:13 PM
Viewed 858 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 107 times this year)

In album: Ballarat Tramway Museum

Wanker in a BMW blocks a tram, having attempted an illegal U-turn on Collins Street

9 July 2013 14:30 PM
Viewed 689 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 85 times this year)

In album: Motorists delaying trams

New 'PTV Hub' open at 750 Collins Street in Docklands

Public Transport Victoria tried to spin the opening as 'a symbol of the importance of Docklands' - in reality it was an empty shop beneath their head office!

9 July 2013 14:35 PM
Viewed 953 times
(3 times this week, 12 times this month, 175 times this year)

In album: PTV Hubs