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Failing infrastructure at Southern Cross Station

Southern Cross Station was only finished a decade ago, but the building is already starting to fall apart

Broken down escalator under repair on the main Collins Street concourse

Sunday 17 November 2019 09:30 AM
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Broken down escalator under repair on the main Collins Street concourse

Sunday 17 November 2019 09:30 AM
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(2 times this month, 85 times this year)

Broken down lift to Southern Cross platform 9 and 10

Friday 8 November 2019 08:50 AM
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Cleaning staff pick up rubbish at Southern Cross Station

With no bins on the platform, their work is cut out for them

Tuesday 5 November 2019 15:58 PM
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(3 times this week, 150 times this year)

More cracks on the Bourke Street bridge have been patched over

Thursday 31 October 2019 10:07 AM
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Queue for the escalators at Southern Cross platform 13 and 14

Thursday 31 October 2019 08:29 AM
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Another damaged section of concrete platform face at Southern Cross

Wednesday 23 October 2019 08:57 AM
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(1 time this week, 14 times this month, 117 times this year)

Damaged section of concrete platform face at Southern Cross

Wednesday 23 October 2019 08:57 AM
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Three minutes later, and passengers still waiting to exit via a single set of stairs at platform 5 and 6

Thursday 17 October 2019 08:27 AM
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Two minutes later, and passengers still waiting to exit via a single set of stairs at platform 5 and 6

Thursday 17 October 2019 08:26 AM
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12 carriages worth of passengers try to exit via a single set of stairs at platform 5 and 6

Thursday 17 October 2019 08:24 AM
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Broken down lift at Southern Cross platform 3 and 4

Tuesday 1 October 2019 07:30 AM
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Damaged bluestone wall at the Spencer Street entrance to Southern Cross

Thursday 5 September 2019 08:47 AM
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Broken glass all over the ground, and only a bollard to warn people

Thursday 29 August 2019 12:36 PM
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Queue for the escalators at Southern Cross platform 13 and 14

Monday 26 August 2019 08:50 AM
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Platforms 13 through 15 still in the dark at Southern Cross Station

Friday 16 August 2019 17:15 PM
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Platforms 13 through 15 still in the dark at Southern Cross Station

Friday 16 August 2019 17:15 PM
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Queue to exit Southern Cross platform 13 and 14

Thursday 1 August 2019 08:36 AM
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Southern Cross platforms 13 and 14 still dark and dank

Friday 26 July 2019 08:19 AM
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Empty bottles and other rubbish on the roof of a food stall

Friday 5 July 2019 08:57 AM
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Pile of rubbish covers the tracks at the V/Line platforms

Thursday 4 July 2019 08:56 AM
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Concourse at Southern Cross Station is so cold that V/Line gate staff need their own heater

Wednesday 3 July 2019 13:18 PM
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Leaking water on the main Spencer Street concourse

Monday 3 June 2019 08:14 AM
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Leaking roof at Southern Cross platform 3 and 4

Friday 31 May 2019 14:06 PM
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(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 27 times this year)
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