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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 at Mont Albert platform 3

4 November 2018 18:18 PM
Viewed 232 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 31 times this year)

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

4 November 2018 18:18 PM
Viewed 240 times
(7 times this week, 7 times this month, 35 times this year)

Failing tactile paving at Surrey Hills platform 1 and 2

4 November 2018 18:16 PM
Viewed 183 times
(1 time this month, 29 times this year)

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

4 November 2018 18:15 PM
Viewed 226 times
(2 times this month, 29 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 247 times
(23 times this week, 23 times this month, 50 times this year)

Moss covered surface at East Camberwell platform 1 and 2

4 November 2018 18:11 PM
Viewed 207 times
(17 times this week, 19 times this month, 41 times this year)

Failing tactile paving at Camberwell platform 1 and 2

4 November 2018 18:09 PM
Viewed 222 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 49 times this year)

Rotten timber sleeper at Auburn platform 3

4 November 2018 18:07 PM
Viewed 235 times
(3 times this month, 36 times this year)

Crumbling surface at Auburn platform 3

4 November 2018 18:07 PM
Viewed 221 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 34 times this year)

Failing tactile paving at Burnley platform 1 and 2

4 November 2018 18:02 PM
Viewed 269 times
(2 times this month, 56 times this year)

Repairing a faulty lift at Sunshine station

1 November 2018 08:50 AM
Viewed 226 times
(4 times this week, 8 times this month, 57 times this year)

Repairing a faulty lift at Sunshine station

1 November 2018 08:26 AM
Viewed 230 times
(2 times this month, 36 times this year)

Repairing a faulty lift at Sunshine station

1 November 2018 08:24 AM
Viewed 231 times, 36 times this year)

Faulty lift taken out of service at Sunshine station

1 November 2018 08:24 AM
Viewed 353 times, 70 times this year)

Failed timber sleeper marked for replacement at North Melbourne

29 October 2018 08:58 AM
Viewed 199 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 29 times this year)

Plants grow in the cracks at Footscray platform 3

28 October 2018 09:03 AM
Viewed 225 times
(1 time this month, 28 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 300 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 52 times this year)

Someone left the gate to the track at Sunshine unlocked

28 October 2018 08:36 AM
Viewed 253 times
(1 time this month, 30 times this year)

Temporary fishplate on the running lines at North Williamstown station

27 October 2018 13:41 PM
Viewed 220 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 42 times this year)

Flaking paint on the ceiling of the Footscray station footbridge

27 October 2018 11:36 AM
Viewed 234 times
(1 time this month, 33 times this year)

Broken concrete sleeper at Sunshine platform 2

23 October 2018 08:06 AM
Viewed 423 times, 68 times this year)

Temporary fishplate reinforces a failed rail joint at Seddon station

20 October 2018 07:41 AM
Viewed 304 times
(1 time this month, 61 times this year)

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

13 October 2018 07:34 AM
Viewed 407 times
(2 times this week, 84 times 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 258 times
(1 time this week, 37 times this year)
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