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Lines to infinity on Central Station (no, not the queues) #photo

Lines of light and shadow on the platform extending to a point at infinity. Central Station, Sydney

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Changes on NSW public Transport tickets due to Opal cards

Opal cards are changing the way public transport ticketing works in NSW. Some questions I have about how this affects pensioners and families. Continue reading

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Ask STA about busses to Balmain between 8 and 9 am

Arriving for a bus to Balmain behind the QVB this morning I found a mass of other people also waiting (as you can see from the photo, with even more behind me). While it can be expected that many people … Continue reading

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These are not the doors you are looking for (photo)

All the doors on the second carriage of my train this morning were taped up with “Door out of order please use another door” stickers. And the inter carriage doors disabled. I suppose the carriage was having problems, but it … Continue reading

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Buses queue outside QVB

At peak hour on Friday morning even the buses had to queue for parking behind the Queen Victoria Building.

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People on the platform (photo)

A long row of people stand on platform 22 at Central Station, Sydney waiting for the train going around the city circle via St James.

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An empty station

The station is empty. Even the station staff have gone home. Maybe I was leaving work a little late on the night I took this.

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Backed up due to bus strike in Sydney

With the bus strike in Sydney the trip home on Friday evening must have been a long and tedious one for many. Here you can see Wattle Street, one of the main feeder roads for the Sydney Harbour Bridge and … Continue reading

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Feel penalised for bad fashion sense on CityRail doll?

As you can see from this poster, CityRail is going to be imposing on the spot fines for bad dress sense. Don’t wear those Aggressive cut jeans. You might be up for a $400 on the spot fine, or 3 … Continue reading

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Transport for all need not cost $600b: expert

A SWEEPING, multibillion-dollar transport plan, to be unveiled next week in a discussion paper from a leading transport researcher, Garry Glazebrook, of the University of Technology, Sydney, proposes linking almost every home, office and university in Sydney to upgraded train, … Continue reading

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