Online TicketÂ News
Sunday December 13, 2009LATE last month, as train operator Connex came to the tail-end of its contract to run Melbourne's train network, it made a curious announcement.
Wednesday October 21, 2009THE new myki smartcard will charge passengers who forget to scan their ticket when leaving their train, tram or bus a penalty fare of $4.96, the State Government has revealed.
Thursday October 15, 2009A proud history of offering help
Saturday September 26, 2009Base camp peak hour
Monday August 10, 2009PASSENGERS using the new myki smartcard in regional Victoria were overcharged 10,800 times in the ticket system€™s first four months of operation.
Sunday August 2, 2009A DIPLOMATIC row between Australia and China over the planned visit of exiled Uighur leader Rebiya Kadeer has escalated, with Australia's ambassador called to a dressing-down by China's Foreign Ministry.
Wednesday March 26, 2008VICTORIA'S troubled $1 billion smartcard ticket system will be at least three years late, Public Transport Minister Lynne Kosky has admitted.
Monday October 2, 2006NOWADAYS Ben Oquist is a private citizen. He used to work for the federal Greens MP Bob Brown and the NSW MP Ian Cohen and he is standing for the Greens' NSW upper house ticket in the unwinnable third spot.
Sunday July 9, 2006There's a new ticket master in town, offering big savings on booking fees and eradicating mail-out costs. Richard Webb reports.