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Poor service from Yarra Trams

It is hard enough to run a public transport service when sharing the roads with the incompetent motorists of Melbourne, but Public Transport Victoria and Yarra Trams manage to add their own screw ups to the mix

Flooded tram tracks at Bourke and Elizabeth Street

3 June 2019 12:53 PM
Viewed 16 times
(2 times this month, 16 times this year)

Failing rail joint southbound at Swanston and La Trobe Street

25 May 2019 14:00 PM
Viewed 21 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 21 times this year)

No northbound trams on Swanston Street for ages, then a tiny Z3 turns up

Everyone tries to squeeze onboard, but they have no hope!

16 May 2019 13:02 PM
Viewed 31 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 31 times this year)

'Made in Melbourne for Melbourne' decals peel from the window of E.6008

29 April 2019 13:43 PM
Viewed 42 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 42 times this year)

Paint starting to peel from the doors of E.6008

29 April 2019 13:42 PM
Viewed 47 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 47 times this year)

Paint starting to peel from the doors of E.6008

29 April 2019 13:42 PM
Viewed 42 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 42 times this year)

Rear door of an E class tram overhangs the platform stop at Collins and William Street

24 April 2019 08:50 AM
Viewed 28 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 28 times this year)

Crowd of waiting southbound route 58 passengers at William and Bourke Street

25 March 2019 17:27 PM
Viewed 60 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 60 times this year)

Passengers struggle to board a crowded route 58 tram at William and Lonsdale Street

1 February 2019 17:26 PM
Viewed 85 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 85 times this year)

Paper destination sign at the other end of tram C2.5123

21 January 2019 11:57 AM
Viewed 57 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 57 times this year)

Paper destination sign at one end of tram C2.5123

21 January 2019 11:56 AM
Viewed 47 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 47 times this year)

The platform stop at Collins and Spencer Street is only long enough to fit a single E class tram

So E.6032 has to hold short of A2.295 already in the platform

18 January 2019 13:07 PM
Viewed 46 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 46 times this year)

Paper 'route 48' sign in the windscreen of A2.295 due to a defective desto

18 January 2019 13:06 PM
Viewed 63 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 63 times this year)

Exiting passengers overflow the 'safety zone' tram stop on route 58 at William and Bourke Street

18 January 2019 08:58 AM
Viewed 56 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 56 times this year)

45 minute gap between northbound route 58 services along William Street

Due to a car derailing a tram at Peel Street

20 December 2018 14:20 PM
Viewed 54 times
(5 times this month, 54 times this year)

Crowd of intending passengers swarm eastbound route 109 tram C.3030 at Collins and Swanston Street

20 December 2018 08:10 AM
Viewed 94 times
(11 times this month, 94 times this year)

Crowd of intending passengers swarm eastbound route 109 tram C.3030 at Collins and Swanston Street

20 December 2018 08:10 AM
Viewed 53 times
(5 times this month, 53 times this year)

Not even 6pm in the evening, and the last tram on La Trobe Street is about to leave!

11 minutes until the next westbound route 30 tram from Flagstaff station - the last one for the night

26 November 2018 17:45 PM
Viewed 78 times
(4 times this month, 78 times this year)

Two out of the next three northbound route 58 trams through the CBD are only headed as far as Abbotsford Street Interchange

Presumably headed back to Essendon Depot following morning peak

22 November 2018 09:16 AM
Viewed 69 times
(4 times this month, 69 times this year)

Route 58 trams in the CBD are delayed due to traffic congestion on Toorak Road

22 November 2018 09:16 AM
Viewed 72 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 72 times this year)

Already a big crowd at William and Bourke Street for route 58 trams

Two more northbound route 58 trams on the way, then a 30 minute gap!

1 October 2018 17:34 PM
Viewed 127 times
(1 time this month, 127 times this year)

Two more northbound route 58 trams on the way, then a 30 minute gap!

1 October 2018 17:34 PM
Viewed 82 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 82 times this year)

C class tram overhangs the platform stop at Collins and Spencer Street

The dinky little platform can't even fit two trams, despite being on the second busiest tram corridor in Melbourne!

1 October 2018 08:57 AM
Viewed 88 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 88 times this year)

C class tram overhangs the platform stop at Collins and Spencer Street

The dinky little platform can't even fit two trams, despite being on the second busiest tram corridor in Melbourne!

1 October 2018 08:56 AM
Viewed 141 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 141 times this year)

Viewed 1139 times (1 time this week, 12 times this month, 211 times this year)