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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' flags in place on a set of gates retrofitted with Vix readers

12 November 2015 09:07 AM
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(1 time this month, 68 times this year)

'Gate not in use' notice at Flagstaff station

30 October 2015 09:16 AM
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(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 67 times this year)

Another dud myki gate at Flagstaff station

27 August 2015 08:36 AM
Viewed 596 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 76 times this year)

Discarded myki receipts at Merinda Park station

8 August 2015 17:24 PM
Viewed 928 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 128 times this year)

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

31 July 2015 19:48 PM
Viewed 702 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 67 times this year)

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

31 July 2015 19:48 PM
Viewed 647 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 78 times this year)

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

15 July 2015 08:05 AM
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(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 82 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
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(3 times this week, 8 times this month, 76 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 578 times
(6 times this month, 83 times this year)

Defective myki reader number 1 at Footscray station

11 June 2015 07:18 AM
Viewed 556 times
(1 time this month, 57 times this year)

Defective myki reader number 2 at Footscray station

11 June 2015 07:15 AM
Viewed 549 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 61 times this year)

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

28 April 2015 18:34 PM
Viewed 729 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 93 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 735 times
(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 84 times this year)

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

1 April 2015 07:21 AM
Viewed 783 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 121 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 659 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 64 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 1127 times
(5 times this week, 13 times this month, 168 times this year)

Serial port debugging screen displayed on a Myki reader

3 March 2015 07:28 AM
Viewed 669 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 66 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 789 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 68 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 598 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 61 times this year)

Queues form behind the underperforming myki gates at Flagstaff station

16 February 2015 08:41 AM
Viewed 714 times
(9 times this month, 99 times this year)

Out of service myki machine at Ruthven station

26 January 2015 15:12 PM
Viewed 897 times
(4 times this week, 7 times this month, 129 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 608 times
(3 times this month, 62 times this year)

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

12 December 2014 09:03 AM
Viewed 517 times
(4 times this month, 53 times this year)

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

8 December 2014 08:55 AM
Viewed 736 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 65 times this year)
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Viewed 1044 times (3 times this week, 3 times this month, 185 times this year)