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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.

Cracked concrete platform face at Mont Albert station

18 February 2017 17:26 PM
Viewed 399 times
(2 times this week, 9 times this month, 32 times this year)

Temporary fishplate in place at Surrey Hills

18 February 2017 17:25 PM
Viewed 347 times
(3 times this week, 12 times this month, 32 times this year)

Cracked concrete retaining wall at Surrey Hills

18 February 2017 17:24 PM
Viewed 632 times
(2 times this week, 11 times this month, 44 times this year)

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

18 February 2017 17:16 PM
Viewed 363 times
(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 32 times this year)

Escalator still out of service on the main Spencer Street concourse

7 February 2017 09:05 AM
Viewed 431 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 26 times this year)

Escalator still out of service on the main Spencer Street concourse

7 February 2017 09:05 AM
Viewed 465 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 24 times this year)

Broken down escalator at the Collins Street end of platform 13 and 14, with authorised officers in place for crowd control

7 February 2017 08:59 AM
Viewed 432 times
(3 times this month, 29 times this year)

Queues form thanks to a broken down escalator at the Collins Street end of platform 13 and 14

7 February 2017 08:58 AM
Viewed 465 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 32 times this year)

Queues form thanks to a broken down escalator at the Collins Street end of platform 13 and 14

7 February 2017 08:57 AM
Viewed 461 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 26 times this year)

Broken down escalator at the Collins Street end of platform 13 and 14

7 February 2017 08:56 AM
Viewed 426 times
(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 31 times this year)

Broken down escalator at the Collins Street end of platform 13 and 14

7 February 2017 08:56 AM
Viewed 507 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 32 times this year)

Escalator out of service on the main Spencer Street concourse

6 February 2017 08:54 AM
Viewed 562 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 39 times this year)

Escalator out of service on the main Spencer Street concourse

6 February 2017 08:54 AM
Viewed 419 times
(3 times this month, 32 times this year)

Broken down escalator at the Collins Street end of platform 13 and 14

6 February 2017 08:48 AM
Viewed 401 times
(2 times this month, 36 times this year)

Queues form thanks to a broken down escalator at the Collins Street end of platform 13 and 14

6 February 2017 08:48 AM
Viewed 440 times
(3 times this month, 32 times this year)

Mud hole forming in the up suburban track at Sunshine station

6 February 2017 08:22 AM
Viewed 449 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 40 times this year)

Overhead stanchion with a disconnected grounding jumper

1 February 2017 15:22 PM
Viewed 488 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 36 times this year)

Failed lift at Melbourne Central results in the railway station being inaccessible from Swanston Street

29 January 2017 10:51 AM
Viewed 778 times
(4 times this week, 11 times this month, 69 times this year)

Failed lift at Melbourne Central results in the railway station being inaccessible from Swanston Street

29 January 2017 10:48 AM
Viewed 748 times
(4 times this week, 14 times this month, 60 times this year)

Mud hole in the up suburban track at Albion

21 January 2017 17:21 PM
Viewed 429 times
(7 times this month, 31 times this year)

Water pools on the concourse above Sunshine platform 2 and 3

20 January 2017 08:20 AM
Viewed 426 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 34 times this year)

Water pools beneath the 'shelter' at Sunshine platform 2 and 3

20 January 2017 08:16 AM
Viewed 439 times
(15 times this month, 40 times this year)

Defective escalator at North Melbourne platform 12

19 January 2017 17:52 PM
Viewed 373 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 27 times this year)

Defective escalator linking Flagstaff stations platform 1/2 and 3/4

16 January 2017 09:07 AM
Viewed 349 times
(14 times this month, 26 times this year)
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Viewed 4677 times (20 times this week, 67 times this month, 300 times this year)