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Myki failures and breakdowns

A galley of the many ways that Melbourne's 'Myki' smartcard ticketing system can let passengers down.

Queue of passengers wanting to top up their Myki at Flinders Street Station

1 August 2012 17:50 PM
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(4 times this month, 54 times this year)

More forgotten receipts litter the ground around a Myki machine

1 August 2012 17:26 PM
Viewed 758 times
(2 times this month, 72 times this year)

'Out of Service / Error Loading Tariff Data' displayed on a Tram Driver Console

29 July 2012 14:57 PM
Viewed 233 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 56 times this year)

Doing the Myki hunch to read the screen of the ticket machine

28 July 2012 16:26 PM
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(2 times this month, 93 times this year)

'Out of service' message on a FPD onboard a bus

28 July 2012 11:24 AM
Viewed 219 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 40 times this year)

The standard sized queue for Myki top up at Melbourne Central

4 July 2012 17:19 PM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 69 times this year)

Queue for the single Myki CVM at the Elizabeth Street end of Melbourne Central

4 July 2012 17:18 PM
Viewed 737 times
(1 time this month, 51 times this year)

Queue for a pair of Myki machines at Southern Cross Station

25 June 2012 17:43 PM
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(2 times this month, 78 times this year)

Unwanted receipts build up in a Myki ticket machine

Even if you say 'no receipt' - if you pay by EFT you still get one.

25 June 2012 09:06 AM
Viewed 1120 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 95 times this year)

Windows CE desktop displayed on a Myki Tram Driver Console

22 June 2012 11:17 AM
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(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 60 times this year)

Yet another Tram Driver Console error message - 'NK Booting...'

20 June 2012 20:03 PM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 71 times this year)

I've given it 10 minutes, the queue looks a bit smaller now

20 June 2012 17:35 PM
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(3 times this month, 58 times this year)

Massive queue in afternoon peak for the four Myki CVMs at Melbourne Central Station

20 June 2012 17:26 PM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 102 times this year)

Commuters try to touch on at Melbourne Central Station via a faulty Myki barrier

The card reader is displaying an error message, but the green arrow is still on

20 June 2012 17:26 PM
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(2 times this month, 79 times this year)

'Gate out of use' message on the Myki gates at Melbourne Central, but the green arrow is still displayed

'Gate out of use' message on the Myki reader, but the green arrow on the gate body is still displayed

20 June 2012 17:25 PM
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(3 times this month, 87 times this year)

Inside a Myki CVM: receipt printer to the right

Is the doodad to the left the Myki card dispenser?

20 June 2012 16:26 PM
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(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 92 times this year)

Bytecraft technician working on a faulty Myki CVM at Flinders Street Station

20 June 2012 16:26 PM
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(3 times this month, 81 times this year)

Faulty Myki CVM under repair at Flinders Street Station

20 June 2012 16:26 PM
Viewed 860 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 63 times this year)

Afternoon peak queues to top up using the two Myki CVMs at Flagstaff station

18 June 2012 17:53 PM
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(4 times this month, 70 times this year)

Additional station exit at Fawkner platform 2: still not in use

16 June 2012 11:25 AM
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(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 67 times this year)

Additional station exit at Coburg platform 2: still not in use

16 June 2012 10:52 AM
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(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 107 times this year)

Myki queues still clogging up Flagstaff station

13 June 2012 08:53 AM
Viewed 889 times
(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 69 times this year)

9 AM close for the overflow gates still in place at Southern Cross

7 June 2012 08:59 AM
Viewed 701 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 43 times this year)
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