August 6, 2018

Steam trains are cool

Steamrail quite often run short or long trips with their restored steam engines. I’d not been on a steam train since I last went on Puffing […]
August 6, 2018

Go by train!

We tried an experiment the other day: a local weekend trip in Victoria,  entirely on public transport. It was winter, I wanted to get away for […]
May 13, 2018

Train, Tram and Bus, Melbourne Public Transport Tickets – Paper

Some of you may know that for about two years in the 1990s I worked for the Public Transport Corporation in Melbourne. It was the recession, […]
August 1, 2015

Mighty Melbourne

Today I went into a small bit of the city: hopped off the train at South Yarra, walked to the Shrine, and then up to Flinders […]