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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.

Incredibly narrow platform at the up end of Mont Albert platform 2 and 3

4 November 2018 18:18 PM
Viewed 112 times
(1 time this month, 112 times this year)

Failing tactile paving at Surrey Hills platform 1 and 2

4 November 2018 18:16 PM
Viewed 77 times, 77 times this year)

Crumbling surface at the up end of Chatham platform 1 and 2

4 November 2018 18:15 PM
Viewed 103 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 103 times this year)

Incredibly narrow platform and crumbling surface at the up end of Canterbury platform 1 and 2

4 November 2018 18:13 PM
Viewed 78 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 78 times this year)

Moss covered surface at East Camberwell platform 1 and 2

4 November 2018 18:11 PM
Viewed 81 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 81 times this year)

Failing tactile paving at Camberwell platform 1 and 2

4 November 2018 18:09 PM
Viewed 85 times
(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 85 times this year)

Rotten timber sleeper at Auburn platform 3

4 November 2018 18:07 PM
Viewed 103 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 103 times this year)

Crumbling surface at Auburn platform 3

4 November 2018 18:07 PM
Viewed 96 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 96 times this year)

Failing tactile paving at Burnley platform 1 and 2

4 November 2018 18:02 PM
Viewed 100 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 100 times this year)

Repairing a faulty lift at Sunshine station

1 November 2018 08:50 AM
Viewed 77 times
(1 time this month, 77 times this year)

Repairing a faulty lift at Sunshine station

1 November 2018 08:26 AM
Viewed 93 times
(1 time this month, 93 times this year)

Repairing a faulty lift at Sunshine station

1 November 2018 08:24 AM
Viewed 90 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 90 times this year)

Faulty lift taken out of service at Sunshine station

1 November 2018 08:24 AM
Viewed 119 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 119 times this year)

Failed timber sleeper marked for replacement at North Melbourne

29 October 2018 08:58 AM
Viewed 93 times
(4 times this month, 93 times this year)

Plants grow in the cracks at Footscray platform 3

28 October 2018 09:03 AM
Viewed 106 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 106 times this year)

The up track at Sunshine was fixed, but the down track is still rough as guts

28 October 2018 08:39 AM
Viewed 120 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 120 times this year)

Someone left the gate to the track at Sunshine unlocked

28 October 2018 08:36 AM
Viewed 127 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 127 times this year)

Temporary fishplate on the running lines at North Williamstown station

27 October 2018 13:41 PM
Viewed 90 times
(3 times this month, 90 times this year)

Flaking paint on the ceiling of the Footscray station footbridge

27 October 2018 11:36 AM
Viewed 112 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 112 times this year)

Broken concrete sleeper at Sunshine platform 2

23 October 2018 08:06 AM
Viewed 203 times
(6 times this month, 203 times this year)

Temporary fishplate reinforces a failed rail joint at Seddon station

20 October 2018 07:41 AM
Viewed 123 times
(5 times this month, 123 times this year)

No pedestrian crossing provided at the Maddox Road level crossing in Newport

13 October 2018 07:34 AM
Viewed 157 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 1 time this year)

Bidirectional bike line on Maddox Road in Newport, with no boom barriers provided on the south side

13 October 2018 07:30 AM
Viewed 125 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 1 time this year)

Cracked saloon window onboard a Comeng train

11 October 2018 08:51 AM
Viewed 100 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 1 time this year)
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