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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.

Massive gap between Comeng train and the platform at Essendon

19 May 2016 08:32 AM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 88 times this year)

Plants grow out of a crack in the retaining wall on the up side of Camberwell station

18 May 2016 08:08 AM
Viewed 636 times
(3 times this week, 8 times this month, 92 times this year)

Plants grow out of a crack in the retaining wall on the up side of Camberwell station

18 May 2016 08:08 AM
Viewed 730 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 68 times this year)

Plants grow out of a crack in the retaining wall on the up side of Camberwell station

18 May 2016 08:08 AM
Viewed 641 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 89 times this year)

Mud hole in the track at Syndal station

14 May 2016 16:48 PM
Viewed 491 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 49 times this year)

Rat traps in the station subway at Blackburn

13 May 2016 18:40 PM
Viewed 474 times
(5 times this month, 55 times this year)

Inconsistent platform heights mean a step up OUT of the train at Camberwell station

13 May 2016 18:27 PM
Viewed 472 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 37 times this year)

Temporary fish plate in place at Richmond Junction

12 May 2016 07:41 AM
Viewed 503 times
(1 time this month, 70 times this year)

Metro staff watch water drip into the Burnley Loop tunnel at the west end of Melbourne Central

10 May 2016 08:00 AM
Viewed 724 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 137 times this year)

Water draining into the Blackburn station pedestrian subway

29 April 2016 18:37 PM
Viewed 742 times
(4 times this week, 7 times this month, 98 times this year)

Cleaner sweeping water off the platforms at Flinders Street Station

29 April 2016 15:00 PM
Viewed 450 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 73 times this year)

Water leaking into the Centre Subway at Flinders Street Station

29 April 2016 14:54 PM
Viewed 552 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 62 times this year)

Insulated rail joint starting to crack up at Flinders Street Station

29 April 2016 14:47 PM
Viewed 1152 times
(2 times this week, 9 times this month, 122 times this year)

Water leaking onto platform 10 at Flinders Street Station

29 April 2016 14:43 PM
Viewed 405 times
(3 times this month, 45 times this year)

Water leaking onto platform 8 at Flinders Street Station

29 April 2016 14:12 PM
Viewed 584 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 65 times this year)

Water leaking into the Elizabeth Street subway at Flinders Street Station

29 April 2016 14:11 PM
Viewed 729 times
(3 times this month, 51 times this year)

Plenty of rain drenches the platform ramp at West Footscray station

21 April 2016 17:39 PM
Viewed 388 times
(2 times this month, 35 times this year)

Plenty of rain drenches the platform ramp at West Footscray station

21 April 2016 17:39 PM
Viewed 528 times
(2 times this month, 46 times this year)

Plenty of rain drenches the platform at West Footscray station

21 April 2016 17:37 PM
Viewed 1338 times
(3 times this week, 9 times this month, 117 times this year)

Every next train display at Flinders Street Station has broken down

With 14 platforms of trains listening for announcements isn't going to work - any which platform are you supposed to go to anyway?

11 April 2016 13:48 PM
Viewed 559 times, 49 times this year)

Every next train display at Flinders Street Station has broken down

With 14 platforms of trains listening for announcements isn't going to work - any which platform are you supposed to go to anyway?

11 April 2016 13:43 PM
Viewed 537 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 48 times this year)

Every next train display at Flinders Street Station has broken down

With 14 platforms of trains listening for announcements isn't going to work - any which platform are you supposed to go to anyway?

11 April 2016 13:42 PM
Viewed 606 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 73 times this year)

Every next train display at Flinders Street Station has broken down

With 14 platforms of trains listening for announcements isn't going to work - any which platform are you supposed to go to anyway?

11 April 2016 13:41 PM
Viewed 457 times, 28 times this year)

One big mud hole in the suburban lines at Richmond Junction

4 April 2016 17:39 PM
Viewed 566 times, 40 times this year)
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