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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.

Mud hole in the Cranbourne line at Abbots Road, Dandenong South

January 13, 2018 11:59 AM
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Weeds growing on the suburban tracks at Sunshine

January 05, 2018 08:38 AM
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Plenty of water still leaking into the 'upgraded' footbridge at Footscray

December 29, 2017 17:49 PM
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Plenty of water still leaking into the 'upgraded' footbridge at Footscray

December 29, 2017 17:48 PM
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Mud holes in the suburban tracks at South Kensington

December 29, 2017 09:08 AM
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Broken escalator at North Melbourne platform 6

December 12, 2017 08:50 AM
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(1 time this week)

Broken escalator at North Melbourne platform 6

December 12, 2017 08:49 AM
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Loose cable dangling from the veranda at North Melbourne station

December 08, 2017 09:04 AM
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Wet stairs at St Albans station thanks to the useless roof

December 04, 2017 08:48 AM
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(6 times this month)

Broken section of fence along the railway corridor at Sunshine

December 04, 2017 08:33 AM
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(4 times this month)

Another fallen pine tree on the embankment beside Tottenham Yard

November 27, 2017 18:10 PM
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Trunk of a fallen pine tree on the embankment beside Tottenham Yard

November 27, 2017 18:10 PM
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Staff inspect a failing retaining wall at the Taylors Road underpass at Keilor Plains

November 27, 2017 11:55 AM
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'Listen for announcements' message on a single screen at Flagstaff station

November 24, 2017 17:59 PM
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'Gate not on use' message on a defective set of Myki gates at Southern Cross

November 24, 2017 11:48 AM
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Repairing an escalator at North Melbourne station platform 1

November 24, 2017 11:43 AM
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Temporary fishplate bolted to the rails at North Melbourne

November 20, 2017 17:56 PM
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Plastic film covers a cracked window on the Flinders Street Station concourse

November 17, 2017 17:41 PM
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Passengers waiting to pass through the ticket gates overflow onto the footpath at Elizabeth and Flinders Street

November 17, 2017 17:36 PM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month)

Damaged section of the concourse fenced off at North Melbourne station

November 14, 2017 09:06 AM
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Flooded tracks above a mud hole at Sunshine station

November 03, 2017 08:38 AM
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Dip in the suburban tracks at Sunshine thanks to a mud hole

October 21, 2017 17:37 PM
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Caked and cracked mud on the tracks

October 17, 2017 08:29 AM
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Mud holes in the suburban tracks at Sunshine

September 25, 2017 08:47 AM
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(1 time this week, 7 times this month)
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