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Tramway Works

There were tram track works in Glenferrie Rd recently.   The road was blocked off and although pedestrians could still use the footpaths, they couldn’t cross the road, and the atmosphere was uninviting.   235 more words

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Bentleigh East Property Boom

Social media website Twitter retweeted about Bentleigh East being voted Melbourne’s most livable suburb in 2008 chosen for its family friendly community, public transport access and property affordability. 544 more words

Concession changes the consensus among students

Victorian university students want student identity cards to become valid proof of concession on public transport.

An online petition calling for the change was made last week and has amassed over 5100 signatures at the time of print. 409 more words

The perils of tram 'Superstops'

Heralded as the bees’ knees and then some, Tram Superstops were introduced by the Bracks government back in early 2000’s. Many people, captivated by the spectacle of hyperbole, were sucked in. 176 more words

Rail in the sky

An extensive high-capacity monorail system that links Melbourne airport to the city and suburbs could be built for far less than the projected cost of the Melbourne Metro rail subway. 410 more words

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5 Things to Know before Travelling to Taipei, Taiwan

I just got back on my 1-week long grad trip to Taipei, Taiwan which lasted from 18 to 24 April 2016. While on holiday there, I experienced some stuff which I thought it would be useful to share because I don’t see people blogging or mentioning these tips. 1,520 more words

Travel

Melbourne’s commuting fares remain the most expensive overall in Australia

The cost of travelling in Melbourne and to Melbourne is becoming increasingly unaffordable for many Victorians.

The average full Myki fare for a daily commute is $15.60, thus being $7.80 each way and totaling to a whopping $78 per week. 321 more words

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