Dora Creek railway station

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Dora Creek
Dorackstn.jpg
Northbound view from Platform 1 in May 2006
Station statistics
Address Warnsley Street, Dora Creek
Australia
Coordinates 33°04′59″S 151°30′04″E / 33.083069°S 151.50124°E / -33.083069; 151.50124Coordinates: 33°04′59″S 151°30′04″E / 33.083069°S 151.50124°E / -33.083069; 151.50124
Line(s) Main Northern
Distance 127.23 km (79.06 mi) from Central
Structure type Ground
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened 16 August 1889
Electrified Yes
Station code DRK
Owned by RailCorp
Operator NSW TrainLink
Fare zone MyZone 3
Opal card Active
Website Sydney Trains
Services
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Newcastle
Central Coast & Newcastle Line
towards Central

Dora Creek railway station is located on the Main Northern line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves the City of Lake Macquarie town of Dora Creek opening on 16 August 1889.[1]

It originally had a substantial weatherboard building on Platform 2.[2] This was demolished in the 1990s and replaced with the current lightweight structures.

Platforms & services[edit]

Dora Creek has two side platforms. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Central Coast & Newcastle line services travelling from Sydney to Hamilton (Newcastle).[3]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 Central Coast & Newcastle Line Electric Multiple Unit services to Gosford & Sydney
2 Central Coast & Newcastle Line Electric Multiple Unit services to Hamilton (Newcastle)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dora Creek Station NSWrail.net
  2. ^ Dora Creek railway station. Lake Macquarie City Council. Retrieved 25 July 2014.
  3. ^ Central Coast & Newcastle line timetable NSW TrainLink 5 January 2015

External links[edit]