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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.

Years of leaking water along the Footscray station footbridge have exposed the aggregate inside the concrete

Tuesday 28 September 2021 13:40 PM
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(3 times this week, 14 times this month, 14 times this year)

Broken fence beside the railway line at Anderson Road, Albion still not fixed properly

Thursday 12 August 2021 11:59 AM
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(2 times this week, 11 times this month, 30 times this year)

Broken fence beside the railway line at Anderson Road, Albion still not fixed properly

Tuesday 3 August 2021 14:18 PM
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(14 times this month, 41 times this year)

Rain streams in through the 'walls' of the West Footscray station footbridge

Tuesday 3 August 2021 12:23 PM
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(1 time this week, 14 times this month, 38 times this year)

Rain streams in through the 'walls' of the West Footscray station footbridge

Tuesday 3 August 2021 12:03 PM
Viewed 46 times
(2 times this week, 14 times this month, 46 times this year)

More missing ceiling panels at Melbourne Central station

Thursday 29 July 2021 14:03 PM
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(1 time this week, 45 times this year)

Filthy groundwater drips down the station walls at Melbourne Central

Thursday 29 July 2021 14:01 PM
Viewed 42 times
(4 times this week, 1 time this month, 42 times this year)

Massive mud hole in the tracks at Richmond Junction

Thursday 29 July 2021 13:54 PM
Viewed 36 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 36 times this year)

Temporary fishplate reinforces a flawed rail at Glenroy

Thursday 29 July 2021 10:59 AM
Viewed 35 times
(1 time this week, 35 times this year)

Potholes cover the car park at Albion station

Saturday 17 July 2021 10:34 AM
Viewed 40 times
(1 time this month, 40 times this year)

Broken fence beside the railway line at Anderson Road, Albion tied back into place by a good samaritan

Saturday 17 July 2021 10:14 AM
Viewed 38 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 38 times this year)

Broken fence beside the railway line at Anderson Road, Albion tied back into place by a good samaritan

Saturday 17 July 2021 10:13 AM
Viewed 38 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 38 times this year)

Broken fence beside the railway line at Anderson Road, Albion tied back into place by a good samaritan

Saturday 17 July 2021 10:13 AM
Viewed 37 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 37 times this year)

Yellow line fading away at East Camberwell platform 2

Tuesday 13 July 2021 13:52 PM
Viewed 49 times
(11 times this week, 15 times this month, 49 times this year)

Tree stumps in the railway embankment west of Box Hill station

Tuesday 13 July 2021 13:43 PM
Viewed 29 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 29 times this year)

The yellow platform edge line has disappeared from Ringwood East station

Tuesday 13 July 2021 13:25 PM
Viewed 41 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 41 times this year)

Remains of a fallen tree beside the railway line at Croydon

Tuesday 13 July 2021 13:23 PM
Viewed 29 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 29 times this year)

Damaged tactile platform edge at Mooroolbark station

Tuesday 13 July 2021 13:15 PM
Viewed 32 times
(3 times this week, 8 times this month, 32 times this year)

Remains of a fallen tree beside the railway line at Mooroolbark

Tuesday 13 July 2021 11:57 AM
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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 35 times this year)

Remains of a fallen tree beside the railway line at Mooroolbark

Tuesday 13 July 2021 11:56 AM
Viewed 33 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 33 times this year)

Mud hole in the up track at Camberwell

Tuesday 13 July 2021 11:25 AM
Viewed 44 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 44 times this year)

Barbed wire at neck height beside the footpath under Ballarat Road at Albion station

Thursday 10 June 2021 15:54 PM
Viewed 107 times
(1 time this month, 107 times this year)

Cracking concrete parapets on the Ballarat Road bridge at Albion

Thursday 10 June 2021 15:22 PM
Viewed 306 times
(1 time this month, 306 times this year)

Timber deck platform extension at the up end of Albion station

Thursday 10 June 2021 15:14 PM
Viewed 265 times, 265 times this year)
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