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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.

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

18 May 2018 16:37 PM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 11 times this year)

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

14 May 2018 10:45 AM
Viewed 218 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 9 times this year)

Defective western escalators down to the bottom level at Flagstaff station

11 May 2018 08:54 AM
Viewed 257 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 10 times this year)

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

10 May 2018 16:25 PM
Viewed 243 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 18 times this year)

Rusted out guttering at the heritage end of North Melbourne station

6 May 2018 10:33 AM
Viewed 217 times
(3 times this week, 5 times this month, 14 times this year)

Pile of bird poo beneath the station footbridge at Footscray

4 May 2018 09:10 AM
Viewed 224 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 10 times this year)

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

2 May 2018 15:26 PM
Viewed 207 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 14 times this year)

Broken tactile pacing at Coburg station platform 1

2 May 2018 14:46 PM
Viewed 218 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 13 times this year)

Defective next station display onboard a Siemens train

27 April 2018 08:50 AM
Viewed 334 times
(2 times this month, 16 times this year)

Whole lot of dud rail marked for replacement at Oakleigh

26 April 2018 12:53 PM
Viewed 210 times
(3 times this month, 11 times this year)

Repairing the lift at Sunshine station

26 April 2018 09:00 AM
Viewed 268 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 22 times this year)

Repairing the lift at Sunshine station

26 April 2018 08:57 AM
Viewed 187 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 15 times this year)

Beat up frog a set of points at North Melbourne Junction

24 April 2018 08:46 AM
Viewed 242 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 14 times this year)

Two out of four escalators broken down at the Swanston Street entry to Melbourne Central station

21 April 2018 13:47 PM
Viewed 565 times
(1 time this week, 22 times this month, 54 times this year)

Crack in the asphalt on the platform at Kensington station

19 April 2018 10:48 AM
Viewed 233 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 18 times this year)

Crack in the asphalt on the platform at Kensington station

19 April 2018 10:48 AM
Viewed 212 times
(5 times this month, 10 times this year)

Broken timber sleepers marked for replacement at Kensington station

19 April 2018 10:08 AM
Viewed 248 times
(9 times this month, 24 times this year)

Tactile paving attached to a crumbling asphalt surface at Chelsea station

12 April 2018 14:08 PM
Viewed 270 times
(1 time this week, 26 times this year)

Temporary fishplate on the running lines at Bonbeach station

12 April 2018 13:50 PM
Viewed 295 times, 10 times this year)

Tactile paving falling apart at Malvern station

12 April 2018 10:27 AM
Viewed 247 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 26 times this year)

Mud hole in the up track at Broadmeadows station

7 April 2018 14:31 PM
Viewed 261 times
(1 time this month, 24 times this year)

Rotten timber sleepers at Glenbervie station

7 April 2018 13:43 PM
Viewed 260 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 16 times this year)

Mix of concrete and timber sleepers at Pascoe Vale station

7 April 2018 12:19 PM
Viewed 257 times
(2 times this month, 17 times this year)

Crumbling platform edge marked for replacement at Strathmore station

7 April 2018 12:11 PM
Viewed 196 times
(1 time this month, 15 times this year)
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Viewed 3997 times (3 times this week, 18 times this month, 221 times this year)