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Earlier this week Yarra Trams closed another tram stop in the Melbourne CBD – this time it was stop 6 at Elizabeth and Franklin Streets. This isn’t the first stop to disappear on this street – so why did they go?
Fresh out of the box, a Myki reader is a yellow plastic thingy with a blue ‘touch here’ message on the front. But after only a few days in service the blue paint starts to wear off. If you keep on rubbing, the Myki logo disappears. Leaving you with a plain yellow bit of plastic. […]
Back in March 2013 a bug appeared on Myki equipment across the Melbourne tram network – readers rejecting user input while stuck displaying an “In service” message onscreen. Supposedly over in Myki land, “In service” means the machine was in the state of being serviced, not that it is open for use. As well as […]
Around 3 PM yesterday a tree outside Newmarket railway station fell over power lines, leaving the entire area without electricity. Newmarket Station: a fallen branch has cut the power supply to the station. No trains harmed, just the power supply. Trains continue to run. — Metro Trains (@metrotrains) September 26, 2013 By sunset it was […]