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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.

All Myki equipment dead at Newmarket station, presumably because construction workers messed with the power supply

26 May 2014 08:30 AM
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(5 times this month, 46 times this year)

Collection of unwanted myki receipts at Southern Cross Station

23 May 2014 17:42 PM
Viewed 681 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 43 times this year)

Out of service Myki machine at Newmarket station

22 May 2014 08:26 AM
Viewed 748 times
(10 times this month, 57 times this year)

Broken barrier paddles on the wide gates at Southern Cross Station

19 May 2014 08:47 AM
Viewed 637 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 57 times this year)

Out of service Myki machine at the Southern Cross Station tram stop

15 May 2014 08:39 AM
Viewed 591 times
(2 times this month, 40 times this year)

With only one Myki reader working, it's a long line to get out of platform 1 and 2 at Southern Cross

12 May 2014 08:41 AM
Viewed 615 times
(1 time this month, 42 times this year)

Another 'Temporarily Unavailable' flag deployed to a broken set of Myki gates at Flagstaff station

8 May 2014 08:52 AM
Viewed 859 times
(4 times this month, 64 times this year)

Dead myki reader stuck on the 'Starting up' screen

1 May 2014 08:17 AM
Viewed 740 times
(5 times this month, 41 times this year)

Every myki gate at Flagstaff station dead for evening peak

With authorised officers using hand held readers to touch-on myki cards instead

29 April 2014 17:27 PM
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(5 times this month, 43 times this year)

Authorised officers using hand held readers to touch-on myki cards

Every myki gate at Flagstaff station was dead for evening peak

29 April 2014 17:26 PM
Viewed 1440 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 55 times this year)

Every myki gate at Flagstaff station dead for evening peak

With authorised officers using hand held readers to touch-on myki cards instead

29 April 2014 17:26 PM
Viewed 1072 times
(8 times this month, 69 times this year)

Another 'Temporarily Unavailable' flag on a set of myki gates, this time at Southern Cross

23 April 2014 08:45 AM
Viewed 693 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 42 times this year)

Vix technician works on a faulty myki machine at South Morang

12 April 2014 11:13 AM
Viewed 815 times
(2 times this month, 64 times this year)

'Eftpos out of order' notice on a Myki machine at a staffed V/Line station

11 April 2014 21:26 PM
Viewed 908 times
(2 times this month, 59 times this year)

Fixed the night before, now these myki gates at Flagstaff are broken in a new way

1 April 2014 08:15 AM
Viewed 978 times
(8 times this month, 68 times this year)

'Temporarily Unavailable' at Flagstaff station due to a broken barrier paddle

31 March 2014 08:34 AM
Viewed 1140 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 79 times this year)

'Temporarily unavailable' sign blocks access to a defective set of myki gates at Flinders Street Station

28 February 2014 13:37 PM
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(6 times this month, 56 times this year)

What looks to be a working myki reader, but it actually stopped responding 15 minutes ago

Onscreen clock is stuck on 5:25PM, but the red 'X' is being correctly displayed on the gate.

26 February 2014 17:39 PM
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(5 times this month, 34 times this year)

Missed it by that much - Myki readers start to wake up after going 'In service' at the same time

26 February 2014 08:03 AM
Viewed 678 times
(5 times this month, 39 times this year)

Defective set of myki wide gates - one of the paddles stuck inside the mechanism

25 February 2014 08:39 AM
Viewed 747 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 51 times this year)

Technician programming a set of myki gates out in the field with a Windows XP laptop computer

25 February 2014 08:37 AM
Viewed 857 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 45 times this year)

Bytecraft technician fixing a defective set of myki gates

25 February 2014 08:37 AM
Viewed 763 times
(7 times this month, 43 times this year)

Myki readers on trams still fall victim to the 'In service' bug

10 February 2014 13:32 PM
Viewed 595 times
(2 times this month, 42 times this year)
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