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Metro Trains Melbourne stuffups, April 2013

Over five days over the Anzac Day break there was a shutdown for Regional Rail Link related works at Viaduct Junction. April 26 was a normal workday but with limited platforms available at Southern Cross Station, resulting in all kinds of delays.

Williamstown train running about 25 minutes late at Southern Cross

Friday 26 April 2013 07:28 AM
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(5 times this month, 43 times this year)

Improvised notices informing passengers Belgrave, Lilydale, Glen Waverley, Pakenham, Cranbourne, Frankston and Sandringham lines that there are no trains for them at Southern Cross

Jump on a route 75 tram they suggest!

Friday 26 April 2013 07:30 AM
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(2 times this month, 53 times this year)

Longwinded and convoluted explanation of the Metro Trains services changes over the Anzac Day long weekend

Friday 26 April 2013 07:31 AM
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(1 time this month, 73 times this year)

Safeworking staff talk to a train driver outside Southern Cross platform 10

Friday 26 April 2013 07:37 AM
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(6 times this month, 41 times this year)

Burnley and Caulfield Group displays blanked out at Southern Cross, due to no trains running

Friday 26 April 2013 07:39 AM
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(1 time this month, 30 times this year)

Comeng train closing in on a delayed train at Southern Cross platform 10

Friday 26 April 2013 07:42 AM
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(5 times this month, 64 times this year)

Sunbury-bound train on platform 10, due to no Burnley Group trains

Friday 26 April 2013 07:42 AM
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(2 times this month, 33 times this year)

Normal Burnley Group timetable still displayed, despite none of them actually running today

Friday 26 April 2013 07:46 AM
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(3 times this month, 29 times this year)

Craigieburn trains running around 20 minutes late

Friday 26 April 2013 07:55 AM
Viewed 916 times
(4 times this month, 25 times this year)

'Please Listen to the PA' message on the suburban PIDSs

Friday 26 April 2013 07:57 AM
Viewed 845 times
(5 times this month, 32 times this year)

PIDS displays at Southern Cross having troubles yet again

Friday 26 April 2013 07:58 AM
Viewed 770 times
(5 times this month, 29 times this year)

Dual banks of Myki gates closed to use at the Bourke Street end of Southern Cross

Someone through they were too close to the closed platforms?

Friday 26 April 2013 08:00 AM
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(3 times this month, 26 times this year)

Myki gates closed to use - someone through they were too close to the closed platforms?

Friday 26 April 2013 08:08 AM
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(3 times this month, 23 times this year)

Craigieburn trains running around 25 minutes late

Friday 26 April 2013 08:09 AM
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(4 times this month, 25 times this year)

Williamstown-bound train departs Southern Cross platform 12

Friday 26 April 2013 08:09 AM
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(5 times this month, 26 times this year)

Arrivals on Southern Cross platform 12 running about 30 minute behind

Friday 26 April 2013 08:26 AM
Viewed 857 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 45 times this year)

Siemens train ex-Werribee disgorges a train load of passengers wanting to go to Flinders Street

Friday 26 April 2013 08:27 AM
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(7 times this month, 46 times this year)

Slow Myki gates cause a queue to exit Southern Cross at the Bourke Street end

Friday 26 April 2013 08:29 AM
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(3 times this month, 32 times this year)

Escalators struggling to clear the crowds at Southern Cross platform 12

Friday 26 April 2013 08:37 AM
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(7 times this month, 49 times this year)

Passengers look at the next train boards, hoping to find a non-existent train to Flinders Street

Friday 26 April 2013 08:39 AM
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(6 times this month, 45 times this year)

Another load of ex-Werribee passengers get dumped on platform 12 at Southern Cross

Friday 26 April 2013 08:40 AM
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(5 times this month, 29 times this year)

Platform 12 at Southern Cross packed with ex-Werribee passengers wanting to get to Flinders Street

Friday 26 April 2013 08:40 AM
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(5 times this month, 31 times this year)

Passengers pack platform 9, hoping to board the only City Loop trains

Since it's the Clifton Hill group, the train doesn't help people wanting to get to Flinders Street

Friday 26 April 2013 08:41 AM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 33 times this year)

'Please Listen to the PA' message on every suburban PID screen

Friday 26 April 2013 08:44 AM
Viewed 867 times
(6 times this month, 32 times this year)
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