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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.

Defective escalator under repair at North Melbourne platform 1

April 20, 2017 14:26 PM
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Defective escalator under repair at North Melbourne platform 2 and 3

April 20, 2017 14:26 PM
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Defective escalator under repair at North Melbourne platform 2 and 3

April 20, 2017 13:49 PM
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Broken glass window at the Collins Street entrance to Southern Cross

April 18, 2017 08:17 AM
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Crumpled 'Dumb Ways to Die' poster at Yarraville station

March 24, 2017 18:01 PM
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More mud holes in the up line near Hawksburn station

March 22, 2017 18:11 PM
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Failed retaining walls near Hawksburn station

March 22, 2017 18:09 PM
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Mud hole in the up line near Toorak station

March 22, 2017 18:08 PM
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Every single timber sleeper marked for replacement in the up line at Patterson station

March 22, 2017 17:40 PM
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Rotting timber sleepers at Westall station

March 22, 2017 13:38 PM
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Every single timber sleeper marked for replacement at Caulfield

March 22, 2017 12:52 PM
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Mud hole in the track near Burnley station

March 18, 2017 11:56 AM
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Mud hole in the track near Burnley station

March 18, 2017 11:56 AM
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Raised boarding ramp at West Footscray station, but wheelchair ramp still required

Thanks to the Siemens train fleet having a floor higher than Comeng and X'Trapolis trains

March 18, 2017 11:31 AM
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Repairing a leaking ceiling at Parliament station platform 2

March 17, 2017 17:19 PM
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Repairing a leaking ceiling at Parliament station platform 2

March 17, 2017 17:19 PM
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Passengers bank up thanks to a failed escalator at Southern Cross platform 9 and 10

March 17, 2017 08:44 AM
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Failed escalator at Southern Cross platform 9 and 10

March 17, 2017 08:44 AM
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Passengers bank up thanks to a failed escalator at Southern Cross platform 9 and 10

March 17, 2017 08:44 AM
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Failed escalator at North Melbourne platform 2 and 3 forces passengers to queue for the lift

March 17, 2017 08:34 AM
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Repairing a failed escalator at North Melbourne platform 2 and 3

March 17, 2017 08:32 AM
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Repairing a failed escalator at North Melbourne platform 2 and 3

March 17, 2017 08:32 AM
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Failed escalator at North Melbourne platform 2 and 3

March 17, 2017 08:31 AM
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Defective escalator blocked out of service at North Melbourne platform 1

March 11, 2017 15:36 PM
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(1 time this week, 7 times this month)
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