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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

Thursday 12 November 2015 09:08 AM
Viewed 895 times
(5 times this week, 6 times this month, 77 times this year)

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

Thursday 12 November 2015 09:07 AM
Viewed 642 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 62 times this year)

'Gate not in use' notice at Flagstaff station

Friday 30 October 2015 09:16 AM
Viewed 623 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 51 times this year)

Another dud myki gate at Flagstaff station

Thursday 27 August 2015 08:36 AM
Viewed 694 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 62 times this year)

Discarded myki receipts at Merinda Park station

Saturday 8 August 2015 17:24 PM
Viewed 1042 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 73 times this year)

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

Friday 31 July 2015 19:48 PM
Viewed 785 times
(3 times this month, 53 times this year)

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

Friday 31 July 2015 19:48 PM
Viewed 740 times
(3 times this month, 53 times this year)

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

Wednesday 15 July 2015 08:05 AM
Viewed 563 times
(1 time this month, 52 times this year)

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

Wednesday 15 July 2015 08:05 AM
Viewed 735 times
(1 time this month, 51 times this year)

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

Wednesday 15 July 2015 08:05 AM
Viewed 678 times, 68 times this year)

Defective myki reader number 1 at Footscray station

Thursday 11 June 2015 07:18 AM
Viewed 623 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 45 times this year)

Defective myki reader number 2 at Footscray station

Thursday 11 June 2015 07:15 AM
Viewed 631 times
(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 53 times this year)

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

Tuesday 28 April 2015 18:34 PM
Viewed 825 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 60 times this year)

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

Thursday 2 April 2015 09:17 AM
Viewed 827 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 55 times this year)

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

Wednesday 1 April 2015 07:21 AM
Viewed 913 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 69 times this year)

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

Monday 23 March 2015 08:53 AM
Viewed 740 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 53 times this year)

Broken myki gates at Melbourne Central

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

Thursday 19 March 2015 19:58 PM
Viewed 1303 times
(8 times this week, 10 times this month, 115 times this year)

Serial port debugging screen displayed on a Myki reader

Tuesday 3 March 2015 07:28 AM
Viewed 782 times
(8 times this month, 68 times this year)

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

Friday 27 February 2015 08:55 AM
Viewed 882 times
(3 times this month, 60 times this year)

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

Monday 16 February 2015 08:42 AM
Viewed 705 times, 65 times this year)

Queues form behind the underperforming myki gates at Flagstaff station

Monday 16 February 2015 08:41 AM
Viewed 846 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 92 times this year)

Out of service myki machine at Ruthven station

Monday 26 January 2015 15:12 PM
Viewed 1067 times
(4 times this week, 9 times this month, 68 times this year)

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

Thursday 22 January 2015 13:07 PM
Viewed 697 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 61 times this year)

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

Friday 12 December 2014 09:03 AM
Viewed 591 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 53 times this year)
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Viewed 1404 times (4 times this week, 14 times this month, 74 times this year)