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Michelago railway station
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Michelago station in 2018
Location Michelago NSW
Australia
Coordinates 35°42′39″S 149°09′58″E / 35.7108°S 149.1661°E / -35.7108; 149.1661Coordinates: 35°42′39″S 149°09′58″E / 35.7108°S 149.1661°E / -35.7108; 149.1661
Elevation 699.5 metres (2,295 ft)
Owned by Transport Asset Holding Entity
Line(s) Bombala railway line
Platforms 1 - 330 feet (100 m)
Tracks 2
History
Opened 7 December 1887 (1887-12-07)
Other services
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Location Goulburn-Bombala railway, Michelago, Snowy Monaro Regional Council, New South Wales, Australia
Official name: Michelago Railway Station group
Type state heritage (complex / group)
Designated 2 April 1999
Reference no. 01192
Type Railway Platform/ Station
Category Transport - Rail
Builders Messrs. Roley and Harris

Michelago railway station is a heritage-listed former railway station on the Bombala railway line at Michelago, Snowy Monaro Regional Council, New South Wales, Australia. The property was added to the New South Wales State Heritage Register on 2 April 1999.

History

Michelago railway station opened on 8 December 1887. It officially closed on 8 February 1976.

The Australian Railway Historical Society (ACT Division) operated the Michelago Tourist Railway from Queanbeyan to Michelago from 1993; however, the deteriorating state of the line meant that services were later truncated to Royalla before being suspended entirely in 2006.

Description

The station area has three main areas, general waiting room, ticket office and ladies waiting room, plus sheds, lamp room and the yard area.

Heritage listing

Michelago railway station was listed on the New South Wales State Heritage Register on 2 April 1999.

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