Archive for September, 2016

Photos from ten years ago: September 2006

Another instalment in my photos from ten years ago series – this time it is September 2006, where the only thing I appear to have photographed was trains.

Grassy track at North Shore

Wine goes by train

Many things go by train – even wine.

Melbourne-bound Mildura freight passes through Bannockburn

More crumbling Melbourne railway stations

A few years have passed since I first noticed the crumbling state of railway stations in Melbourne, but our poorly maintained rail system doesn’t stand still – I’ve spotted two new examples since then.

Cracked station building at Hawksburn platform 1

Getting creative with tram stop advertising

Melbourne is known for the trams that trundle along our city streets, but for those who run the tram network it serves another purpose – a massive billboard for advertisers to make their mark on.

Bacardi advertising at the Queen Street tram stop on Bourke Street