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Southern Cross Station

Southern Cross Station is the main interstate and regional station for Melbourne. The full set of photos is at my other site, Rail Geelong.

More shops on the Collins Street concourse: at least these ones aren't in the way!

Wednesday 22 February 2012 06:51 AM
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New shop now open on the Collins Street concourse

Wednesday 22 February 2012 06:50 AM
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Tactile paving makes a deviation around a new shop at the Bourke Street entrance

Wednesday 22 February 2012 06:48 AM
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It seems the path will get a bit wider: they are demolishing a bit of shops to the south

Wednesday 15 February 2012 15:34 PM
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Relocated Metcard machines on the Collins Street concourse: if they waited a month or so they could've just pulled them out!

Wednesday 15 February 2012 15:33 PM
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The narrow passageway to the suburban platforms at the Collins Street end

Wednesday 15 February 2012 15:32 PM
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Mezzanine floor all emptied out, to be the new Safeway supermarket

Wednesday 15 February 2012 15:31 PM
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The narrow corridor to the suburban platforms: even with the hoardings removed the passage is as wide as it will ever be

Saturday 11 February 2012 08:55 AM
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So that's what they're up to - blocking up the main entrance to the suburban platforms

Saturday 11 February 2012 08:54 AM
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I'm sure when V/Line commuters are heading to work each morning they are going to want to buy some sushi

Monday 6 February 2012 14:15 PM
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Tower Sushi relocated to the lower level Collins Street concourse

Monday 6 February 2012 14:15 PM
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I assume "it's fast approaching" refers to the hamster maze currently being built

Monday 6 February 2012 14:14 PM
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The other end of the evil tactile path: the only access at the south end of the station for vision impaired people

Monday 6 February 2012 14:14 PM
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That butt ugly equipment box atop one of the new Collins Street concourse stalls

Monday 6 February 2012 14:13 PM
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Now this is downright evil: tactile paving leading vision impaired people into the wall

Monday 6 February 2012 14:12 PM
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More tactile paths leading nowhere on the Collins Street upper level

Monday 6 February 2012 14:12 PM
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Tactile paving ripped up on the Collins Street upper level, replaced by plywood

Monday 6 February 2012 14:10 PM
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Suburban ticket office on the Collins Street upper level concourse

Monday 6 February 2012 14:10 PM
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Lower level Collins Street exit, blocked by construction hoardings for more stores to come

Monday 6 February 2012 14:09 PM
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Upper level Collins Street exit, blocked by a Sugar Station store

Monday 6 February 2012 14:09 PM
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I assume 'claustrophobic' is their idea of a 'new retail experience'

Monday 6 February 2012 14:08 PM
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Crammed in: the main access from the suburban platforms to Spencer Street now a hamster maze

Monday 6 February 2012 14:08 PM
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More shops going in, this time on other side of the Collins Street upper level concourse

Monday 6 February 2012 14:07 PM
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