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37 photos taken on Tuesday, 30 September 2014.

'Lift out of order' notice at North Melbourne platform 6

With anyone unable to use the escalators having to change platforms via the ramps at the north end, and use the lift from a different platform.

30 September 2014 08:38 AM
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In album: Failing rail infrastructure of Melbourne

All rubbish bins removed from the country platforms at Southern Cross Station

30 September 2014 08:42 AM
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In album: Southern Cross Station

With no bins at Southern Cross Station, the ones out on the street are full before 9AM

30 September 2014 08:43 AM
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In album: Southern Cross Station

Resurfacing works continue at the Southern Cross Station platform stop on Spencer Street

30 September 2014 08:44 AM
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In album: Melbourne tram stop platform rebuilds

Difference in height between the raised (left) and original (right) sections of the platform stop

30 September 2014 08:45 AM
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In album: Melbourne tram stop platform rebuilds

Rubbish bins also removed from Flagstaff station

Yet another knee jerk reaction to the supposed 'increased threat of terrorism'

30 September 2014 15:48 PM
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In album: City Loop

Two types of rubbish bins have removed from Flagstaff station over the years!

The brackets were for the original metal bins that went in 2006, replaced by the clear plastic ones, which have just been taken away

30 September 2014 15:49 PM
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In album: City Loop

Passengers attempt to find shelter from the wet weather at Sunshine platform 4

The roof of the platform verandas faces upwards so provide no shelter, while the open fences mean the also lack weather protection from the sides

30 September 2014 16:12 PM
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In album: Failing rail infrastructure of Melbourne

Rain covers the stairs between platform and concourse at Sunshine station

30 September 2014 16:13 PM
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In album: Failing rail infrastructure of Melbourne

Rain is also getting in through the mesh walls on the overhead concourse at Sunshine

30 September 2014 16:13 PM
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In album: Failing rail infrastructure of Melbourne

Alstom Comeng 658M arrives into Sunshine with a down Watergardens service

30 September 2014 17:19 PM
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In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Northern group

Extremely skinny background for the 'B' arm of signal ALB422 at Albion

Note the 65 km/h light between the 'A' and 'B' arms as well - for the turnout leading onto the RRL tracks at Sunshine

30 September 2014 17:23 PM
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In album: Melbourne signals and signalling equipment

Siemens train arrives into Albion station with an up Sunbury line service

30 September 2014 17:24 PM
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In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Northern group

Solo VLocity 3VL23 crawls through Albion station on a down Bendigo service

Running on yellow signals due to the stopping-all-stations suburban train ahead of it

30 September 2014 17:25 PM
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In album: V/Line around Melbourne

Banner indicator MCT 2BI for down standard gauge trains passing through Albion

30 September 2014 17:25 PM
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In album: Melbourne signals and signalling equipment

'Building a rail line to Melbourne Airport' propaganda beside Ballarat Road at Albion station

30 September 2014 17:27 PM
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In album: Railway advertising and promotions

Big gap between the train and platform at Albion station platform 1

30 September 2014 17:28 PM
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In album: Failing rail infrastructure of Melbourne

'Building a rail line to Melbourne Airport' propaganda at Albion station

30 September 2014 17:28 PM
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In album: Railway advertising and promotions

Up and down trains cross paths at Albion station

30 September 2014 17:38 PM
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In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Northern group

Alstom Comeng 602M departs Albion station

With a massive 'Building a rail line to Melbourne Airport' propaganda billboard in the background!

30 September 2014 17:38 PM
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In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Northern group

Alstom Comeng 618M arrives into Albion with a down Sunbury service

30 September 2014 17:40 PM
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In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Northern group