Luke Poskitt


WWW::MelbourneBikeShare::Terminal - Utility class for representing Melbourne Bike Share terminals.


This module implements a utility class for representing Melbourne Bike Share terminals. Note that you should not usually need to create a WWW::MelbourneBikeShare::Terminal object directly, rather, they will be created for you automatically via calls to methods in the WWW::MelbourneBikeShare module.



Returns the ID number of the terminal. Note that the ID number of the terminal is different from the terminal ID number (see the "terminal" method below).


Returns the terminal ID number. Note that the terminal ID number different from the ID number of the terminal (see the "id" method above).


Returns the friendly name of the terminal (e.g. "Argyle Square - Lygon St - Carlton").


Returns the number of available bikes.


Returns the number of available bike slots.


Returns the geographical latitude coordinate of the terminal.


Returns the geographical latitude coordinate of the terminal.

distance ( $LAT, $LON )

Returns the distance of the terminal from the provided latitude and longitude parameters as expressed in kilometers.


Returns an ISO 8601 timestamp in the format:


Note that no timezone information is provided and that all times are assumed to be local to the time zone AEST.


Luke Poskitt, <ltp at>


Please report any bugs or feature requests to bug-www-melbournebikeshare at, or through the web interface at I will be notified, and then you'll automatically be notified of progress on your bug as I make changes.


You can find documentation for this module with the perldoc command.

    perldoc WWW::MelbourneBikeShare

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