On 14/05/2018 11:46 AM, Prescott wrote:
> I've done quite a bit of analysis of the 2016 census (as well as using
> the excellent Charting Transport site) and I find that when you narrow
> down to the actual central local government area or the "suburb" in
> which the city centre is located, the picture you get (in rounded
> figures or close approximations where the parameters vary slightly) of
> all-day public transport journeys to those centres are, in order:
> Melbourne 38%, Sydney 35%, Perth 26%, Brisbane 16%, Adelaide 12%,
> Wollongong 11%, Geelong 8%, Canberra 7%, Darwin 7%, Hobart 5%,
> Newcastle 4%, Gold Coast 4%.
Thanks Tony - you have made me a little happier!
I'm sure that there is a lot of 'unlogged' park and ride using Melbourne
trams - including people who park in public streets near where I live
(about 8km from the centre) every day and get on the tram at 'my stop'.
Mal Rowe - retired but active commuter