Winchelsea railway station, Victoria

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Winchelsea
Winchelsea-station-2005.jpg
Station in July 2005 with the since removed loop in the foreground
LocationRailway Terrace, Winchelsea
Coordinates38°14′25″S 143°59′2″E / 38.24028°S 143.98389°E / -38.24028; 143.98389Coordinates: 38°14′25″S 143°59′2″E / 38.24028°S 143.98389°E / -38.24028; 143.98389
Owned byVicTrack
Operated byV/Line
Line(s)Warrnambool
Distance113.74 kilometres from Southern Cross
Platforms1
Tracks1
Construction
Structure typeGround
ParkingYes
Disabled accessYes
Other information
StatusStaffed part time
Station codeWIA
Fare zoneNo MYKI. Paper tickets apply.
WebsitePublic Transport Victoria
History
Opened25 November 1876
Services
4 in each direction on weekdays, 3 on weekends
Preceding station   V/Line   Following station
Warrnambool line
towards Warrnambool

Winchelsea railway station is located on the Port Fairy line in Victoria, Australia. It serves the town of Winchelsea, and opened on 25 November 1876 as the temporary terminus of the line from Geelong. On 13 March 1877 the line was extended to Birregurra.[1][2]

In July 2008 the loop siding was removed, leaving the station straight-railed.[3]

Platforms & services[edit]

Winchelsea has one platform. It is serviced by V/Line Warrnambool line services.[4]

Platform 1:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Winchelsea Vicsig
  2. ^ Winchelsea Station Rail Geelong
  3. ^ "Works". Newsrail. Australian Railway Historical Society. September 2008. pp. 278–282.
  4. ^ Warrnambool - Melbourne via Colac Public Transport Victoria

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