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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.

'Gate not in use' notice at Flagstaff station

30 October 2015 09:16 AM
Viewed 502 times, 25 times this year)

Another dud myki gate at Flagstaff station

27 August 2015 08:36 AM
Viewed 547 times, 27 times this year)

Discarded myki receipts at Merinda Park station

8 August 2015 17:24 PM
Viewed 849 times
(7 times this month, 49 times this year)

'Out of order' notice on a new Vix myki reader

31 July 2015 19:48 PM
Viewed 659 times, 24 times this year)

'Gate not in use' notice on a new Vix myki reader

31 July 2015 19:48 PM
Viewed 602 times, 33 times this year)

Two defective myki gates at the Bourke Street end of the Southern Cross country platforms

15 July 2015 08:05 AM
Viewed 432 times
(1 time this month, 29 times this year)

One of two defective myki gates at the Bourke Street end of the Southern Cross country platforms

15 July 2015 08:05 AM
Viewed 626 times
(1 time this month, 41 times this year)

One of two defective myki gates at the Bourke Street end of the Southern Cross country platforms

15 July 2015 08:05 AM
Viewed 532 times
(2 times this month, 37 times this year)

Defective myki reader number 1 at Footscray station

11 June 2015 07:18 AM
Viewed 518 times
(4 times this month, 19 times this year)

Defective myki reader number 2 at Footscray station

11 June 2015 07:15 AM
Viewed 510 times
(6 times this month, 22 times this year)

Vix technicians use a laptop computer to fix a faulty myki gate

28 April 2015 18:34 PM
Viewed 679 times
(1 time this month, 43 times this year)

Myki reader goes to 'In service / Processing, please wait' message when I try to touch on

2 April 2015 09:17 AM
Viewed 693 times
(9 times this month, 42 times this year)

Pair of PTV branded 'Gate not in use' block a defective gate

1 April 2015 07:21 AM
Viewed 709 times
(15 times this month, 47 times this year)

New Myki gates at Flagstaff haven't made that much difference to congestion in morning peak

23 March 2015 08:53 AM
Viewed 627 times
(3 times this month, 32 times this year)

Broken myki gates at Melbourne Central

Note the new PTV branded 'Gate not in use' signs!

19 March 2015 19:58 PM
Viewed 1038 times
(4 times this month, 79 times this year)

Serial port debugging screen displayed on a Myki reader

3 March 2015 07:28 AM
Viewed 630 times
(6 times this month, 27 times this year)

The new Vix myki readers retrofitted to the gates at Flagstaff station haven't made much difference to the queues

27 February 2015 08:55 AM
Viewed 747 times
(8 times this month, 26 times this year)

Myki gates go on the fritz at Flagstaff station, as the barrier staff try to fix them

16 February 2015 08:42 AM
Viewed 560 times
(1 time this month, 23 times this year)

Queues form behind the underperforming myki gates at Flagstaff station

16 February 2015 08:41 AM
Viewed 648 times
(1 time this month, 33 times this year)

Out of service myki machine at Ruthven station

26 January 2015 15:12 PM
Viewed 840 times, 72 times this year)

Glare on the Myki machine screen means this guy has to crouch down to read it

22 January 2015 13:07 PM
Viewed 568 times, 22 times this year)

'Temporarily Unavailable' flags blocking access to a broken Myki reader at Flagstaff station

12 December 2014 09:03 AM
Viewed 483 times
(2 times this month, 19 times this year)

'In service. Processing, please wait' message on a myki reader at Flagstaff station

8 December 2014 08:55 AM
Viewed 698 times
(3 times this month, 27 times this year)

'Gate out of order' message on a myki gate at Footscray station

2 December 2014 19:43 PM
Viewed 1281 times
(7 times this month, 34 times this year)
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