Posts Tagged ‘Connex Melbourne’

‘PTV rebranding foils terror attack’

I found the following media release on the Public Transport Victoria website this morning…

XTrapolis train at Melbourne Central platform 4

Scrapping Melbourne’s 4D train

What is it I hear you ask? The 4D train! Where the 4D stands for "Double Deck Development and Demonstration." It was built in the early 1990’s as a prototype double decker train for Melbourne, based on a Sydney design. It […]

Railfan outing to Stony Point

I spent 12 hours of Sunday on trains. Me and some other people from the Railpage forums decided to have a meetup, and so I headed up to Melbourne. I started with and hour trip up to Melbourne, meeting up with […]

Watch out terrorists – your game is up

Looks like the anti-terror experts have been racking their brains for days on end, if this sighting at Flinders Street is anything to go by… Now if they want to hide their bombs, they are going to have to get their […]

Radar guns and railways

I was on the train the other day and saw this… (yep, more weirdness) Two Connex guys standing on the platform, pointing a radar gun at the train I was on. The track in the foreground is a road – tram […]