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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.

'Out of order' message displayed on a Vix myki reader

12 November 2015 09:08 AM
Viewed 843 times
(9 times this month, 25 times this year)

'Gate not in use' flags in place on a set of gates retrofitted with Vix readers

12 November 2015 09:07 AM
Viewed 603 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 23 times this year)

'Gate not in use' notice at Flagstaff station

30 October 2015 09:16 AM
Viewed 590 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 18 times this year)

Another dud myki gate at Flagstaff station

27 August 2015 08:36 AM
Viewed 655 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 23 times this year)

Discarded myki receipts at Merinda Park station

8 August 2015 17:24 PM
Viewed 1001 times
(10 times this month, 32 times this year)

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

31 July 2015 19:48 PM
Viewed 754 times
(6 times this month, 22 times this year)

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

31 July 2015 19:48 PM
Viewed 706 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 19 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 526 times, 15 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 703 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 19 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 640 times
(1 time this month, 30 times this year)

Defective myki reader number 1 at Footscray station

11 June 2015 07:18 AM
Viewed 595 times
(6 times this month, 17 times this year)

Defective myki reader number 2 at Footscray station

11 June 2015 07:15 AM
Viewed 595 times
(5 times this month, 17 times this year)

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

28 April 2015 18:34 PM
Viewed 786 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 21 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 787 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 15 times this year)

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

1 April 2015 07:21 AM
Viewed 870 times
(8 times this month, 26 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 1228 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 40 times this year)

Serial port debugging screen displayed on a Myki reader

3 March 2015 07:28 AM
Viewed 736 times
(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 22 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 840 times
(5 times this month, 18 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 665 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 25 times this year)

Queues form behind the underperforming myki gates at Flagstaff station

16 February 2015 08:41 AM
Viewed 792 times, 38 times this year)

Out of service myki machine at Ruthven station

26 January 2015 15:12 PM
Viewed 1019 times
(3 times this month, 20 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 660 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 24 times this year)

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

12 December 2014 09:03 AM
Viewed 559 times
(1 time this month, 21 times this year)
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Viewed 1260 times (1 time this week, 14 times this month, 401 times this year)