[LINK] Myki not 'swipe off'

Tom Worthington tom.worthington at tomw.net.au
Mon May 17 22:48:42 AEST 2010

stephen at melbpc.org.au wrote:
> Myki swipe wiped James Campbell Sunday Herald Sun May 16, 2010 12:00AM www.heraldsun.com.au
> ... Brumby Government is set to dump the need for myki users to "touch off" on trams when the system is 
> introduced this year. ...

This year the ACT Government is introducing a similar smart card ticket 
system for Canberra buses, called "MyWay". This has a requirement to 
"touch off", which is odd, since a flat fare is charged, regardless of 
when or where the passenger gets off: 

More on this in my blog:

Tom Worthington FACS CP HLM, TomW Communications Pty Ltd. t: 0419496150
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