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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 2 and 3

20 April 2017 13:49 PM
Viewed 294 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 44 times this year)

Crumpled 'Dumb Ways to Die' poster at Yarraville station

24 March 2017 18:01 PM
Viewed 558 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 160 times this year)

More mud holes in the up line near Hawksburn station

22 March 2017 18:11 PM
Viewed 253 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 53 times this year)

Failed retaining walls near Hawksburn station

22 March 2017 18:09 PM
Viewed 215 times
(1 time this month, 33 times this year)

Mud hole in the up line near Toorak station

22 March 2017 18:08 PM
Viewed 284 times
(4 times this month, 48 times this year)

Every single timber sleeper marked for replacement in the up line at Patterson station

22 March 2017 17:40 PM
Viewed 220 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 54 times this year)

Rotting timber sleepers at Westall station

22 March 2017 13:38 PM
Viewed 415 times
(4 times this month, 142 times this year)

Every single timber sleeper marked for replacement at Caulfield

22 March 2017 12:52 PM
Viewed 231 times
(4 times this month, 59 times this year)

Mud hole in the track near Burnley station

18 March 2017 11:56 AM
Viewed 386 times, 65 times this year)

Mud hole in the track near Burnley station

18 March 2017 11:56 AM
Viewed 352 times, 64 times this year)

Repairing a leaking ceiling at Parliament station platform 2

17 March 2017 17:19 PM
Viewed 222 times, 47 times this year)

Repairing a leaking ceiling at Parliament station platform 2

17 March 2017 17:19 PM
Viewed 235 times, 50 times this year)

Failed escalator at North Melbourne platform 2 and 3 forces passengers to queue for the lift

17 March 2017 08:34 AM
Viewed 294 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 70 times this year)

Repairing a failed escalator at North Melbourne platform 2 and 3

17 March 2017 08:32 AM
Viewed 267 times
(2 times this month, 66 times this year)

Repairing a failed escalator at North Melbourne platform 2 and 3

17 March 2017 08:32 AM
Viewed 250 times
(1 time this month, 62 times this year)

Failed escalator at North Melbourne platform 2 and 3

17 March 2017 08:31 AM
Viewed 227 times
(1 time this month, 55 times this year)

Defective escalator blocked out of service at North Melbourne platform 1

11 March 2017 15:36 PM
Viewed 276 times
(1 time this month, 49 times this year)

Big step up into a Comeng train at Albion station

6 March 2017 08:56 AM
Viewed 303 times
(1 time this month, 90 times this year)

Mud hole in the suburban tracks at South Kensington

21 February 2017 09:44 AM
Viewed 247 times
(2 times this month, 50 times this year)

Step UP out of the train at Ringwood platform 3

18 February 2017 17:44 PM
Viewed 333 times
(5 times this month, 98 times this year)

Cracked concrete platform face at Mont Albert station

18 February 2017 17:26 PM
Viewed 278 times
(1 time this month, 41 times this year)

Temporary fishplate in place at Surrey Hills

18 February 2017 17:25 PM
Viewed 227 times
(4 times this month, 48 times this year)

Cracked concrete retaining wall at Surrey Hills

18 February 2017 17:24 PM
Viewed 392 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 87 times this year)

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

18 February 2017 17:16 PM
Viewed 244 times
(3 times this month, 63 times this year)
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Viewed 3667 times (7 times this week, 56 times this month, 637 times this year)