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Days since the onset of #railfail
« on: July 03, 2017, 08:30:20 AM »
The first wave of cancellations associated with #railfail
happened on 30th September 2016 ...

Public has been suffering cancellations, delays and reduced service since then ..

Days since the onset of #railfail


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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #1 on: July 03, 2017, 02:52:03 PM »
https://twitter.com/Robert_Dow/status/881737000897830915

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https://twitter.com/Robert_Dow/status/881741471459688448
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #2 on: July 05, 2017, 03:38:01 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #3 on: July 21, 2017, 02:52:08 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #4 on: July 27, 2017, 02:42:03 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #5 on: July 27, 2017, 02:53:55 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #6 on: July 27, 2017, 03:10:27 AM »
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27th July 2017

300 days of rail fail - train pain!

Good Morning,

Today marks 300 days since the onset of rail fail!  We still have confusing reduced service timetables Mondays to Thursdays, with a different timetable and even more service reductions on Fridays.  We will have no doubt more service cuts coming in the months to come.

The Gold Coast Commonwealth Games will result in even more service reductions on most lines to support increased frequency on the Gold Coast line.  This is a measure of how serious this rail fail really is.  The integrated public transport network for SEQ has been wrecked, put back decades.



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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #7 on: July 27, 2017, 05:20:00 PM »
Gotta love Rail Fail. You know why?

Because it happens 365 days a year, even on CHRISTMAS DAY!!! :-t

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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #9 on: August 14, 2017, 07:52:26 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #10 on: September 11, 2017, 03:08:54 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #11 on: September 14, 2017, 07:21:16 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #12 on: September 22, 2017, 07:37:50 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #13 on: September 26, 2017, 02:45:36 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #14 on: October 18, 2017, 03:00:23 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #15 on: October 27, 2017, 02:46:17 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #16 on: November 02, 2017, 02:45:14 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #17 on: November 03, 2017, 02:47:41 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #18 on: November 04, 2017, 02:39:03 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #19 on: November 10, 2017, 04:33:16 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #20 on: November 17, 2017, 02:46:18 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #22 on: December 01, 2017, 05:30:09 AM »
Imagine if you were a visitor from interstate or overseas trying to work out Brisbane's rail timetable - different on Fridays from Mon.-Thurs. and Saturdays different from both those and also Sunday.  The 8am train you catch on Thursday does not show on a Friday!

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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #23 on: December 08, 2017, 05:53:30 AM »
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #25 on: January 18, 2018, 08:08:33 AM »
Happy new year to all RBOT members!  I have only discovered this post and I think it is brilliant - a place I plan to post frequently on.  My first concern is that next week we return to the "Interim (one can only hope) Timetable" on the Cleveland Line.  Speaking on behalf of Redlands patrons, this is not a good thing for two reasons:  the 5:02 pm from Central will terminate at Manly and the 5:32 pm Central will not run on Fridays.  Cleveland patrons will now be re-relegated to the cattle car 5:17 pm all stations being the first train post-5pm out of the city and only two trains between 5 and 6pm on Fridays: 5:17 and 5:47 pm.

QR:  For the duration of the "Interim Timetable" can the 5:02 continue to Cleveland?  This will take a lot of pressure off the 5:17 and provide patrons who used the 5:09 "express" prior to the RailFail some relief both in crowd congestion and the extra half hour in the evenings after a long day.
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #26 on: January 18, 2018, 10:38:30 AM »
^ thank you!

We have been unrelenting in our advocacy for an improvement in PM peak for Cleveland. The reversion back to the 2017 railfail timetables from Monday (22nd January 2018) without addressing the PM peak on the Cleveland line is very disappointing.  We were hoping that would have been addressed at least, and a consistent Monday <> Friday timetable.  Very disappointing that the mediocrity rolls on sadly ..
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Re: Days since the onset of #railfail
« Reply #27 on: January 18, 2018, 01:00:03 PM »
In the "normal" timetable there is a Kuraby followed 7 mins later by a Beenleigh service around 5pm, I've frequently traveled on these and both tend to lightly loaded. Surely resources from one of these could be reallocated to help the Cleveland mess.

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