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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.

People waiting at the taxi rank outside Southern Cross Station, with no taxis to be found

18 November 2015 09:22 AM
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Automated external defibrillator on the Bourke Street Bridge at Southern Cross Station

18 November 2015 09:19 AM
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mX newspaper stand now used as a rubbish bin

The bigger question is - is the rubbish more mentally stimulating than a copy of mX?

16 November 2015 09:25 AM
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Pack of commuters wait at the corner of Spencer and Bourke Street for a green light

At the corner of Spencer and Bourke Street pedestrians outnumber cars most of the day!

12 November 2015 09:12 AM
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Waiting passengers at the taxi rank outside Southern Cross Station, but no taxis to be found

11 November 2015 08:49 AM
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Escalators linking platform 11/12 to the Collins Street concourse

11 November 2015 08:39 AM
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Pilot staff box for signal 703 towards the Caulfield Loop at Southern Cross

4 November 2015 12:39 PM
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Steamrail Victoria advertising in the Spencer Outlet Centre shopping complex

8 October 2015 14:03 PM
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Private resting rooms for hire at the Travellers Aid area at Southern Cross Station

11 July 2015 07:31 AM
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Weather station inside the Collins Street end of the station

30 May 2015 16:13 PM
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Currency exchange booth replaces the original shop on the Bourke Street Bridge

I can't believe that I don't have a photo of the original tenancy!

12 May 2015 08:37 AM
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Ceiling lights at the north end of platform 13 and 14 still working

8 May 2015 17:36 PM
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Kone escalators leading to platform 15 and 16 at Southern Cross

20 February 2015 08:55 AM
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Schindler escalator at Southern Cross, leading to the 2001-era Bourke Street Bridge

20 February 2015 08:53 AM
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Schindler escalator at Southern Cross, leading to the 2005-era Collins Street concourse

20 February 2015 08:52 AM
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After the installation of Myki gates along the Bourke Street Bridge, pedestrians only have a narrow section of covered walkway

1 February 2015 11:53 AM
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Pedestrians on the Bourke Street Bridge only have a narrow section of covered walkway

1 February 2015 11:53 AM
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Pedestrian congestion at the corner of Spencer and Collins Street, at the middle of evening peak

30 January 2015 17:37 PM
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Red Rooster store at Southern Cross now has a glass wall between the paid and unpaid sections

The wall used to be solid so you couldn't see through

30 December 2014 17:45 PM
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Gates between the V/Line and Metro platforms at the Bourke Street end of Southern Cross are now open

11 December 2014 18:02 PM
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Gates between the V/Line and Metro platforms at the Bourke Street end of Southern Cross are now open

11 December 2014 18:02 PM
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Pair of black boards installed to prevent the LED advertising screen distracting train drivers trying to read the signals on platform 2

One screen is directly behind the signal, while the other larger screen is at the end of platform 2

11 December 2014 17:59 PM
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Metro doesn't trust V/Line, and V/Line doesn't trust Metro - the two paid areas at the Bourke Street end of Southern Cross are separate

21 November 2014 18:14 PM
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Looking across from the V/Line paid area to the suburban paid area at the Bourke Street end

21 November 2014 18:13 PM
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