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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 up suburban line at Sunshine station

14 November 2016 08:39 AM
Viewed 260 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 55 times this year)

Cracked concrete in the piers supporting the Hampshire Road bridge at Sunshine

9 November 2016 17:39 PM
Viewed 316 times
(3 times this month, 56 times this year)

Mud hole in the up Sunbury line track at Albion

1 November 2016 14:42 PM
Viewed 367 times
(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 112 times this year)

Temporary fishplate on the suburban tracks at Sunshine

30 October 2016 08:43 AM
Viewed 311 times
(5 times this month, 64 times this year)

Mud holes in the tracks between South Kensington and North Melbourne

25 October 2016 08:42 AM
Viewed 369 times
(3 times this month, 58 times this year)

Almost every timber sleeper marked for replacement at the down end of North Melbourne

24 October 2016 08:21 AM
Viewed 379 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 63 times this year)

Almost every timber sleeper marked for replacement at the down end of North Melbourne

24 October 2016 08:21 AM
Viewed 248 times, 44 times this year)

Temporary fishplate attached to the tracks at North Melbourne

17 October 2016 07:38 AM
Viewed 265 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 52 times this year)

Temporary fishplate attached to the tracks at South Kensington

17 October 2016 07:37 AM
Viewed 291 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 60 times this year)

Mud hole in the down track near East Richmond

26 August 2016 07:59 AM
Viewed 321 times
(1 time this month, 45 times this year)

Step UP out of an X'Trapolis train at Flinders Street platform 4

22 August 2016 08:11 AM
Viewed 297 times
(1 time this month, 62 times this year)

Mud hole in the track at Richmond station

22 August 2016 08:04 AM
Viewed 304 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 55 times this year)

Temporary fishplate at Richmond station

22 August 2016 08:04 AM
Viewed 240 times, 46 times this year)

'Mind the gap' (and flaking platform paint) at Laburnum station

22 August 2016 07:44 AM
Viewed 383 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 52 times this year)

Mud hole in the up suburban track at Sunshine station

20 August 2016 11:58 AM
Viewed 311 times
(1 time this month, 37 times this year)

Temporary fishplate at Richmond station

19 August 2016 19:44 PM
Viewed 274 times
(1 time this month, 36 times this year)

Another mud hole in the tracks between Burnley and East Richmond

17 August 2016 07:59 AM
Viewed 286 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 55 times this year)

Mud hole in the tracks between Burnley and East Richmond

17 August 2016 07:59 AM
Viewed 292 times
(3 times this month, 50 times this year)

Escalator under repair at Box Hill platform 2 and 3

17 August 2016 07:46 AM
Viewed 584 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 82 times this year)

Steel rod reinforces cracked archways at Camberwell platform 3

12 August 2016 08:45 AM
Viewed 483 times
(3 times this week, 10 times this month, 97 times this year)

Cracked brick archways at Camberwell platform 3

12 August 2016 08:45 AM
Viewed 435 times
(3 times this month, 72 times this year)

Steel rod reinforces cracked archways at Camberwell platform 3

12 August 2016 08:45 AM
Viewed 424 times
(4 times this month, 67 times this year)

Steel rod reinforces failing archways at Camberwell platform 3

12 August 2016 08:44 AM
Viewed 452 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 75 times this year)

Surveying markers to monitor failing archways at Camberwell platform 3

12 August 2016 08:44 AM
Viewed 459 times
(5 times this month, 80 times this year)
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Viewed 3658 times (13 times this week, 47 times this month, 628 times this year)