Minnamurra railway station

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NSW TrainLink intercity train station
Shellharbour Junction · Bombo
Minnamurra Station
Location Railway Avenue, Minnamurra
New South Wales
Coordinates 34°37′33″S 150°51′08″E / 34.6257°S 150.8522°E / -34.6257; 150.8522Coordinates: 34°37′33″S 150°51′08″E / 34.6257°S 150.8522°E / -34.6257; 150.8522
Owned by RailCorp
Line(s) South Coast
Distance 113.372 km from Central[1]
Platforms 1, 195 metres[1]
Train operators NSW TrainLink
Structure type At-grade
Bicycle facilities Yes
Disabled access Easy Access
Other information
Website Transport for NSW
Opened 23 December 1891[2]
Rebuilt 10 October 1943[2]
Electrified 17 November 2001
Passengers (2013) 90 (daily)[3] (Sydney Trains, NSW TrainLink)
Rank 251
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
South Coast Line
towards Bomaderry

Minnamurra is a single-platform intercity train station located in Minnamurra, New South Wales, Australia, on the South Coast railway line. The station serves NSW TrainLink trains travelling south to Kiama and north to Wollongong and Sydney.[4]

While the railway line through Minnamurra opened in 1887, the station didn't open until four years later. In 1943, it moved to its present location. The station has no platform building and is not staffed. Electric multiple unit trains began to service the station from November 2001.[5]

Despite some interest from local politicians, a perennial proposal to close Minnamurra and Bombo stations in favour of a new stop in the centre of Kiama Downs has not progressed.[6]

Platforms & Services

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 services to Thirroul, Waterfall, Sydney Central, Bondi Junction & Kiama [4]


  1. ^ a b Asset Standards Authority (30 April 2015). "Train Operating Conditions (TOC) Manual – Track Diagrams (version 3.0)" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 23 September 2015. 
  2. ^ a b Bozier, Rolfe. "NSWrail.net: Minnamurra Station". 
  3. ^ Bureau of Transport Statistics. "Train Statistics 2014" (PDF). Transport NSW. Retrieved 15 July 2018. 
  4. ^ a b "South Coast line timetable". Transport for NSW. 
  5. ^ "Electrifying news". South Coast Register. 20 November 2001. 
  6. ^ Mackie, Graham (2 October 2013). "A station for Kiama Downs?". Kiama Independent. 

External links

  • Media related to Minnamurra railway station at Wikimedia Commons
  • Minnamurra station details Transport for New South Wales
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