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Recent albums

Occasionally I will add new albums that contain older photos, here are the most recently added. There are 1,210 in total.

Metro Tunnel works at Domain

14 October 2019

Site of a TBM launching site, 'Anzac' station is being constructed at Domain Interchange, beneath St Kilda Road

Metro Tunnel works at South Yarra

9 January 2020

The eastern Metro Tunnel portal is located beside the Pakenham and Cranbourne lines at South Yarra.

Metro Tunnel works at CBD South

9 January 2020

'Town Hall' station is being constructed in the southern end of the Melbourne CBD, and will be connected to Flinders Street Station.

Metro Tunnel works at CBD North

4 December 2019

'Library' station is being constructed in the northern end of the Melbourne CBD, and will be connected to Melbourne Central Station.

Metro Tunnel works at West Footscray

24 December 2019

A third platform and turnback siding is being constructed at West Footscray as part of the Metro Tunnel, to terminate trains from the east.

Metro Tunnel works at South Kensington

17 January 2020

The western Metro Tunnel portal is located beside the Sunbury line at South Kensington

Metro Tunnel HQ

24 December 2019

'Metro Tunnel HQ' is a visitors centre at 125-133 Swanston Street, opposite Melbourne Town Hall.

Metro Trains Melbourne trackwork

17 January 2020

Trackwork and maintenance on the Metro Trains Melbourne network

Water Tower Clock

23 October 2019

The 'Water Tower Clock' was Flinders Street Station's original clock. Built in 1883, it relocated to Spencer Street in 1910, then removed in 1967 following the rebuilding of the station. It was restored in 1993 and placed at the Scienceworks museum at Spotswood, then moved to Southern Cross Station in 2014.

Signage at Melbourne stations

5 November 2019

Station signage across the Melbourne railway network

Metro Trains Melbourne first aiders

27 May 2019

In June 2010 Metro Trains Melbourne commenced placing 3rd party first aid staff at major stations during morning peak, to assist ill passengers while keeping trains moving.

Melbourne transport murals

28 July 2019

Murals featuring public transport, found at at Melbourne railway stations and tram stops

Westall Train Maintenance Facility

3 June 2018

The Westall Train Maintenance Facility is located on the Caulfield Group, and serves the fleet of Comeng trains deployed to that corridor.

Craigeburn Train Maintenance Facility

12 April 2014

Located past Craigieburn station, Craigeburn Train Maintenance Facility serves the fleet of Comeng trains deployed to the Northern Group.

Epping Workshops

20 January 2019

Epping Workshops is the only maintenance facility on the the Clifton Hill Group, and serves the fleet of X'Trapolis trains deployed to that corridor.

Bayswater Workshops

5 January 2019

Bayswater Workshops is the only maintenance facility on the the Burnley Group, and serves the fleet of X'Trapolis trains deployed to that corridor.

Melbourne signal boxes

12 December 2019

Signal boxes that control trains across Melbourne

PTV Hubs

10 January 2020

PTV Hubs were created in 2012 following the merger of the Met Shop at Melbourne Town Hall with the Central Pass Office and Myki Discovery Centre at Southern Cross Station.

Cootamundra locomotive depot

30 March 2017

Locomotives stabled at the depot in Cootamundra.

Melbourne rail network accessibility

24 December 2019

A look at how accessible the Melbourne railway network is for people with limited mobility.

Miles, chains and links

29 October 2019

Railway stations once had their distance from Melbourne chiseled into the platform face, measured in miles, chains and links.

Sunshine-Albion bike path

24 October 2018

In 2018 the Sunshine and Albion sections of bike paths was finally connected, following the completion of a separated bike path alongside Harvester Road in Sunshine, and the reopening of a disused pedestrian underpass beneath the Hampshire Road off ramp in the Sunshine station forecourt.

Southern Shorthaul Railroad standard gauge grain

7 September 2019

In August 2017 Southern Shorthaul Railroad commenced operating grain trains on the standard gauge in Victoria.

Melbourne electric multiple unit interiors

28 December 2018

Interior views of Melbourne's electric multiple unit trains.