Coffs Harbour railway station facts for kids
Quick facts for kids
Station front in August 2007
|Location||Angus McLeod Place, Coffs Harbour|
|Operated by||NSW TrainLink|
|Distance||607.81 kilometres from Central|
|Opened||30 August 1915|
The present station building opened in October 1971. In 1996, the freight yard and crossing loop opposite the station closed.
Over the weekend of August 29 & 30, a commemorative event was held to celebrate the stations 100th birthday with visiting steam locomotive 5917 from Lachlan Valley Railway. A plaque honouring the event was unveiled by Member for Coffs Harbour, Andrew Fraser.
Platforms & services
Coffs Harbour has one platform. A goods yard previously existed opposite the station, but has since been removed. Each day northbound XPT services operate to Grafton, Casino and Brisbane, with three southbound services operating to Sydney.
|1||services to Sydney Central, Casino & Brisbane|
New England Coaches service to Tamworth operates from the station.
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