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Failing rail infrastructure of Melbourne

Melbourne's railway network is held together with bubblegum and duct tape - here are examples of the way that it is falling apart.

Yellow line fading away at East Camberwell platform 2

13 July 2021 13:52 PM
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The yellow platform edge line has disappeared from Ringwood East station

13 July 2021 13:25 PM
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Remains of a fallen tree beside the railway line at Mooroolbark

13 July 2021 11:57 AM
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Remains of a fallen tree beside the railway line at Mooroolbark

13 July 2021 11:56 AM
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Mud hole in the up track at Camberwell

13 July 2021 11:25 AM
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Barbed wire at neck height beside the footpath under Ballarat Road at Albion station

10 June 2021 15:54 PM
Viewed 70 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 70 times this year)

Cracking concrete parapets on the Ballarat Road bridge at Albion

10 June 2021 15:22 PM
Viewed 223 times
(16 times this week, 58 times this month, 223 times this year)

Timber deck platform extension at the up end of Albion station

10 June 2021 15:14 PM
Viewed 191 times
(11 times this week, 47 times this month, 191 times this year)

Rotten timber pole holding up the roof at Albion station

10 June 2021 15:12 PM
Viewed 20 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 20 times this year)

Platform clocks on the fritz at Sunshine station - they keep resetting to 12:00:00 then jumping around

8 June 2021 15:16 PM
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(4 times this week, 21 times this month, 52 times this year)

Platform clocks on the fritz at Sunshine station - the time is now '2'

8 June 2021 15:16 PM
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(3 times this month, 15 times this year)

Platform clocks on the fritz at Sunshine station - showing different times, neither being correct

8 June 2021 15:13 PM
Viewed 17 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 17 times this year)

Plastic insulation cover coming away from an overhead stanchion

24 May 2021 14:50 PM
Viewed 33 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 33 times this year)

Brake block dropped between the tracks at North Melbourne

17 May 2021 15:59 PM
Viewed 43 times
(2 times this week, 43 times this year)

Mudhole in the suburban tracks north of Southern Cross Station

8 April 2021 17:58 PM
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(1 time this month, 47 times this year)

Mudhole in the suburban tracks north of Southern Cross Station

8 April 2021 17:57 PM
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(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 50 times this year)

Repairing the escalator to North Melborne platform 4 and 5

23 March 2021 12:31 PM
Viewed 55 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 55 times this year)

Palm tree growing in the trackside drain on the Flinders Street Viaduct

23 March 2021 12:26 PM
Viewed 58 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 58 times this year)

Repairing the escalator to Flinders Street Station platform 1

23 March 2021 08:58 AM
Viewed 49 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 49 times this year)

Palm tree growing in the trackside drain on the Flinders Street Viaduct

23 March 2021 08:55 AM
Viewed 57 times
(10 times this month, 57 times this year)

Step up out of an X'Trapolis train at Camberwell platform 3

27 February 2021 14:27 PM
Viewed 70 times
(7 times this month, 70 times this year)
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