Elimbah railway station

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Elimbah
Elimbah Railway Station, Queensland, Sep 2012.JPG
Northbound view from Platform 1 in September 2012
Location English Street, Elimbah
Coordinates 27°00′40″S 152°56′45″E / 27.0110°S 152.9459°E / -27.0110; 152.9459Coordinates: 27°00′40″S 152°56′45″E / 27.0110°S 152.9459°E / -27.0110; 152.9459
Owned by Queensland Rail
Operated by Queensland Rail
Line(s) North Coast
Distance 57.63 kilometres from Central
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type Ground
Parking 30 spaces
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Status Unstaffed
Station code translink.com.au/stop/600479 (platform 1)
translink.com.au/stop/600480 (platform 2)
Fare zone go card 4
Website Queensland Rail
History
Rebuilt 14 April 2009
Electrified Yes
Services
Preceding station   Queensland Rail   Following station
toward Roma Street
Sunshine Coast Line

Elimbah railway station is located on the North Coast line in Queensland, Australia. It serves the town of Elimbah in the Moreton Bay Region.

History[edit]

Elimbah station was originally a single platform with a crossing loop. As part of the construction of a new 14 kilometre alignment for the North Coast line from Caboolture to Beerburrum, a new station was built immediately to the east, opening on 14 April 2009.[1][2][3]

Services[edit]

Elimbah is serviced by City network services to Brisbane, Nambour and Gympie North.[4] To relieve congestion on the single track North Coast line north of Beerburrum, the rail service is supplemented by a bus service operated by Kangaroo Bus Lines on weekdays between Caboolture and Nambour as route 649.[5]

Services by platform[edit]

Platform Lines Destinations Notes
1 Sunshine Coast Caboolture & Brisbane Roma Street [6]
Springfield Central & Ipswich Peak hours only[6]
2 Sunshine Coast Nambour & Gympie North [7]

Future[edit]

In 2016 construction commenced on stabling facilities a few kilometres south of the station as part of the New Generation Rollingstock project.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Landsborough station upgrade plans revealed Queensland Government 21 December 2006
  2. ^ Caboolture to Beerburrum Duplication Queensland Rail
  3. ^ Caboolture to Landsborough Rail Upgrade Study Department of Transport & Main Roads
  4. ^ Sunshine Coast Line timetable TransLink
  5. ^ Route 649 timetable TransLink 20 January 2014
  6. ^ a b Elimbah Platform 1 TransLink
  7. ^ Elimbah Platform 2 TransLink
  8. ^ South East Queensland Stabling Program Department of Transport & Main Roads

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