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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.

Temporary fishplate on the running lines at Flinders Street Station

5 July 2018 11:30 AM
Viewed 175 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 45 times this year)

Timber sleepers marked for replacement at South Kensington

29 June 2018 08:45 AM
Viewed 144 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 48 times this year)

Timber sleepers marked for replacement at South Kensington

29 June 2018 08:45 AM
Viewed 177 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 44 times this year)

Timber sleepers marked for replacement at South Kensington

29 June 2018 08:44 AM
Viewed 146 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 46 times this year)

Temporary fishplate on the running lines at South Kensington

29 June 2018 08:44 AM
Viewed 134 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 43 times this year)

Temporary fishplate on the running lines at Southern Cross Station

28 June 2018 10:17 AM
Viewed 165 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 44 times this year)

Temporary fishplate on the running lines at Richmond Junction

25 June 2018 14:15 PM
Viewed 146 times
(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 45 times this year)

Defective escalator at North Melbourne platform 5

22 June 2018 16:46 PM
Viewed 153 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 47 times this year)

Defective timber sleeper at Southern Cross platform 13

22 June 2018 10:12 AM
Viewed 199 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 56 times this year)

Flooded pedestrian subway beneath the goods lines at Sunshine North

17 June 2018 11:48 AM
Viewed 236 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 88 times this year)

Flooded pedestrian subway beneath the goods lines at Sunshine North

17 June 2018 11:48 AM
Viewed 258 times
(3 times this week, 10 times this month, 72 times this year)

Mud hole in the up suburban track at Sunshine station

25 May 2018 09:27 AM
Viewed 225 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 80 times this year)

Mud hole in the up suburban track at Sunshine station

25 May 2018 09:27 AM
Viewed 168 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 50 times this year)

Crumbling rubber platform edge at Springvale station

24 May 2018 13:14 PM
Viewed 167 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 49 times this year)

Crumbling rubber platform edge at Springvale station

24 May 2018 13:14 PM
Viewed 211 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 61 times this year)

Cracked concrete platform edge at Springvale station

24 May 2018 13:14 PM
Viewed 171 times, 53 times this year)

Trees growing on the goods siding at Dandenong South

24 May 2018 12:26 PM
Viewed 311 times
(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 77 times this year)

Western escalator down to the bottom level at Flagstaff station is still broken

18 May 2018 16:37 PM
Viewed 167 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 64 times this year)

Western escalator down to the bottom level at Flagstaff station is still broken

14 May 2018 10:45 AM
Viewed 193 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 69 times this year)

Defective western escalators down to the bottom level at Flagstaff station

11 May 2018 08:54 AM
Viewed 223 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 65 times this year)

The escalators at North Melbourne station have turned into stairs yet again

10 May 2018 16:25 PM
Viewed 183 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 65 times this year)

Rusted out guttering at the heritage end of North Melbourne station

6 May 2018 10:33 AM
Viewed 186 times
(3 times this week, 11 times this month, 58 times this year)

Pile of bird poo beneath the station footbridge at Footscray

4 May 2018 09:10 AM
Viewed 200 times
(2 times this week, 54 times this year)

Section of patched up guttering at the heritage end of North Melbourne station

2 May 2018 15:26 PM
Viewed 179 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 57 times this year)
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