Taradale railway station

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Line(s) Bendigo
Platforms 2
Tracks 2
Other information
Status Closed
Opened 1862
Closed November 1976

Taradale railway station was located on the Bendigo line. It served the Victoria town of Taradale. It is 108 km (67 mi) from Southern Cross station. Together, with the nearby 198 m (650 ft) long Taradale Viaduct, and the closed Elphinstone station, further towards Bendigo, Taradale station is located on a 7.7 km (4.8 mi) long crossing loop.[1][2]

Taradale was de-staffed by 1974,[3] before closing to all business on 18 November 1976.[4]


  1. ^ "LONG DOUBLE TRACK SECTIONS TO PROVIDE FOR HIGH-QUALITY SERVICES ON BENDIGO RAIL LINE" (PDF). Department of Premier and Cabinet, Victoria. 2003-11-17. Retrieved 2009-11-04. 
  2. ^ "VICSIG - Infrastructure - Line Data Bendigo Line". www.vicsig.net. Retrieved 2009-11-04. 
  3. ^ "Way & Works". Newsrail. Australian Railway Historical Society. June 1974. p. 136. 
  4. ^ "Traffic". Newsrail. Australian Railway Historical Society. January 1977. p. 10. 

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Closed station navigation
Bendigo line
← Previous station Malmsbury | Elphinstone Next station →

Coordinates: 37°08′01″S 144°21′22″E / 37.1337°S 144.3560°E / -37.1337; 144.3560