FW: snippets, Sun.9.10.17
  Roderick Smith

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From: Roderick Smith [mailto:rodsmith@werple.net.au]
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Subject: snippets, Sun.9.10.17

Apart from the Melbourne FC (1859) other early clubs still in existence in
the AFL include: Geelong (1859), Carlton (1864), North Melbourne (aka
Hotham) (1869), Port Adelaide (1870), Essendon, and St Kilda (1873), South
Melbourne (now Sydney Swans) (1874), Footscray (now the Western Bulldogs)


Metro Twitter, Sun.8.10.17.
12.18 There is currently a technical issue impacting Route 246 timetable and
app information. We are investigating.
- 14.57 Really? How about Cline timetables online and by phone. Information
given for Oct 7th bus to Castlemaine wrong. Completely stuffed my day!
20.23 South Morang line: Buses will replace trains Clifton Hill - Epping
(damage caused by a lightning strike).
- 21.13 Alternate transport options: Bus route 555 from Epping - Lalor -
Thomastown - Keon Park - Ruthven to Reservoir; Bus route 553 from Reservoir
- Regent - Preston to Bell; Tram route 86 from Clifton Hill to Bell. Bus
route 556 from Epping to Reservoir; Bus route 357 from Epping - Lalor to
20.24 Upfield line: Buses will replace trains Upfield - North Melbourne
(damage caused by a lightning strike).
- 20.44 buses have been ordered but may take over an hour to arrive.
Consider tram 19 Batman - Flinders St.
- 22.19, trains have resumed.

Southbank & Queensbridge St have changed a bit since 904M passed by in Oct
'85. Today, this is the site of Crown Towers! W. Langford photo.
Rebuilt Harris 904M-3504T-3503T-903M pass over Southern City Ford and
Queensbridge St on 1 Oct. '85.
851001 115525: Port Melbourne Line at Queens Bridge Up Suburban 4-car
Rebuilt Harris 904 M 3504 T nearest

October 8 2017 Productivity Commission GST review tipped to move against
states that won't mine gas . with tdu.

October 8 2017 Australians opposed to Adani coal mine and $1 billion
government loan: poll Thousands of activists formed human billboards to
"stop Adani" on Saturday as a new poll found the massive coal mine - and a
proposed $1 billion government-funded loan - was lagging in public support.
with tdu.

October 8 2017 Why fuel efficient cars might do less for the environment
than you'd think Opinion polls tell us Australians are worried about climate
change and they think cars are part of the problem. with tdu.