Dora Creek railway station

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Dora Creek
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Northbound view from Platform 1 in May 2006
Location 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
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by NSW TrainLink
Line(s) Main Northern
Distance 127.23 km (79.06 mi) from Central
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type Ground
Other information
Station code DRK
Website Sydney Trains
History
Opened 16 August 1889
Electrified Yes
Services
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Central
Central Coast & Newcastle Line

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 Central to Newcastle.[3]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1
services to Gosford & Sydney Central [3]
2
services to Newcastle [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dora Creek Station NSWrail.net
  2. ^ Dora Creek railway station Lake Macquarie City Council Retrieved 25 July 2014
  3. ^ a b c "Central Coast & Newcastle line timetable" (PDF). NSW Trainlink. 5 January 2015. 

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