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Poor service from V/Line

Clutching failure from the jaws of success - that's the V/Line way.

Two trains worth of passengers kicked off their trains at Little River so the trains can be coupled together

The up Swan Hill train caught fire at North Melbourne blocking all V/Line services, so a late running up Geelong service was coupled up to the service 20 minutes behind it

Tuesday 29 October 2019 12:23 PM
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Two trains worth of passengers kicked off their trains at Little River so the trains can be coupled together

The up Swan Hill train caught fire at North Melbourne blocking all V/Line services, so a late running up Geelong service was coupled up to the service 20 minutes behind it

Tuesday 29 October 2019 12:23 PM
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(5 times this month, 84 times this year)

VLocity VL00 about to couple up to VL48 at Little River

The up Swan Hill train caught fire at North Melbourne blocking all V/Line services, so a late running up Geelong service was coupled up to the service 20 minutes behind it

Tuesday 29 October 2019 12:23 PM
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(6 times this month, 106 times this year)

'Do Not Board' stabled trains at Southern Cross platform 3 and 4, with passengers walking down from the northern end

Friday 18 October 2019 08:46 AM
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(3 times this month, 99 times this year)

Four minutes until departure from Southern Cross, and Wendouree passengers wait for the other 3-cars of their train to arrive

Friday 16 August 2019 17:07 PM
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(4 times this month, 8 times this year)

Four minutes until departure from Southern Cross, and Wendouree passengers wait for the other 3-cars of their train to arrive

Friday 16 August 2019 17:07 PM
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(3 times this month, 7 times this year)

V/Line passengers waiting for boarding time at Southern Cross Station

Friday 24 May 2019 16:54 PM
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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 31 times this year)

Down Bacchus Marsh service packed to the rafters in evening peak

Wednesday 8 May 2019 17:35 PM
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(4 times this month, 29 times this year)

Running down the entire length of Southern Cross platform 3 to reach the Warrnambool train waiting at the very end

Thanks to an empty H set stabled all day at the south end of said platform

Friday 8 February 2019 13:04 PM
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(2 times this month, 49 times this year)

Passengers leave a down Ararat service at Sunshine platform 3

Terminated short due to lighting taking out the signals further down the line

Wednesday 6 February 2019 18:44 PM
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(4 times this month, 68 times this year)

Driver on a down Ararat service changes ends at Sunshine platform 3

Terminated short due to lighting taking out the signals further down the line

Wednesday 6 February 2019 18:44 PM
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(2 times this month, 57 times this year)

Passengers on a down Ararat service wait for the doors to be opened at Sunshine

Wednesday 6 February 2019 18:42 PM
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(4 times this month, 44 times this year)

VLocity VL68 and classmate terminate at Sunshine platform 3 with a down Ararat service

Terminated short due to lighting taking out the signals further down the line

Wednesday 6 February 2019 18:41 PM
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(4 times this month, 47 times this year)

VLocity VL68 and classmate terminate at Sunshine platform 3 with a down Ararat service

Terminated short due to lighting taking out the signals further down the line

Wednesday 6 February 2019 18:41 PM
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(3 times this month, 55 times this year)

'Extreme Heat Timetable' in place, and the V/Line next train displays at Sunshine are useless

Station staff were telling passengers that they have no idea where this train is going, and to ask the driver or conductor

Friday 25 January 2019 17:49 PM
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(4 times this month, 55 times this year)

'Extreme Heat Timetable' in place, and the V/Line next train displays at Sunshine are useless

Station staff were telling passengers that they have no idea where this train is going, and to ask the driver or conductor

Friday 25 January 2019 17:47 PM
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(3 times this month, 54 times this year)

'Extreme Heat Timetable' in place, and the V/Line next train displays at Sunshine are useless

Station staff were telling passengers that they have no idea where this train is going, and to ask the driver or conductor

Friday 28 December 2018 18:14 PM
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(5 times this month, 57 times this year)

Notice at Sunshine station that the 'Extreme Heat Timetable' applies to the Ballarat and Bendigo lines today

Friday 28 December 2018 18:12 PM
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(3 times this month, 58 times this year)

VLocity VL10 arrives at Sunshine 20 minutes late

Thanks to an empty rail train sitting in platform 4 and blocking the route

Wednesday 12 December 2018 22:39 PM
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(2 times this month, 52 times this year)

Down Waurn Ponds service is 20 minutes late at Sunshine and counting

Thanks to an empty rail train sitting in platform 4 and blocking the route

Wednesday 12 December 2018 22:36 PM
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(2 times this month, 63 times this year)

Leaking toilet locked off from use onboard a VLocity train

Friday 14 September 2018 08:26 AM
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(3 times this month, 1 time this year)

Leaking toilet locked off from use onboard a VLocity train

Friday 14 September 2018 08:26 AM
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(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 2 times this year)

Passengers spilling out of the doors of a crush loaded VLocity train at Sunshine station

Thursday 23 August 2018 08:07 AM
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(9 times this month, 10 times this year)

Crowd of waiting passengers at Sunshine try to cram onboard solo VLocity VL68 set running a down Wendoree service

Wednesday 27 June 2018 15:30 PM
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(7 times this month, 19 times this year)
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