Things looking up for public transport

By The Canberra Times
Updated April 23 2018 - 1:23pm, first published September 25 2015 - 9:18am

We're not entirely sure if Malcolm Turnbull's habit of occasionally catching buses, trains or ferries to official appointments during his time as communications minister was a result of him wanting to play down his silvertail image (and hear what ordinary voters had to say or whether he genuinely believes in public transport and was keen to promote its wider use. Events of recent days suggest that far from slumming it, Mr Turnbull is a public transport enthusiast and a firm believer in its ability to ensure the cites of Australia's future are as livable and efficient as possible.

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