Carnegie railway station

Carnegie railway station is a railway station on the Gippsland line in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. It serves the south-eastern suburbs of Carnegie and Malvern East, opening on 2 April 1879[2] as Rosstown, being renamed Carnegie on 1 May 1909.[3] Services between Flinders Street and Pakenham and Cranbourne stop at this station.

Boom barriers replaced interlocked gates at the Koornang Road level crossing in 1967.[4]

In March 2014, the Level Crossing Removal Authority announced a grade separation project to replace the Koornang Road level crossing immediately to the west of the station. This included rebuilding the station above its previous location.[5]

Platforms & services

Carnegie has one island platform. It is serviced by Metro TrainsPakenham and Cranbourne line services.[6][7]

Platform 1:

Platform 2:

It is planned to connect the Pakenham and Cranbourne lines to the Sunbury line through the new Metro Tunnel in late 2025.

In January 2017, Carnegie Station closed for rebuilding as part of the railway crossing removals with the railway overpass by 2018.

Transport links

CDC Melbourne operate two routes via Carnegie station:

References

  1. ^ a b c d e f “Train Station Patronage FY2008-2014” (XLS). Public Transport Victoria. 14 May 2015. Archived from the original on 30 March 2016. Retrieved 1 November 2016. (access from [1])
  2. ^ OPENING OF THE MELBOURNE TO OAKLEIGH RAILWAY
  3. ^ Carnegie Vicsig
  4. ^ Public Office Record Victoria. “Carnegie – Public Record Office Victoria Photographic Collection”. proarchives.imagineering.com.au/index_search.asp?searchid=41. Retrieved 8 September 2009.
  5. ^ Massive rail investment to benefit millions of Victorians
    The new station opened on 18 June 2018. Archived 16 April 2014 at the Wayback Machine Premier of Victoria 6 March 2014
  6. ^ “Pakenham Line”. Public Transport Victoria.
  7. ^ “Cranbourne Line”. Public Transport Victoria.
  8. ^ “623 Glen Waverley – St Kilda via Mount Waverley & Chadstone & Carnegie”. Public Transport Victoria.
  9. ^ “626 Middle Brighton – Chadstone via McKinnon & Carnegie”. Public Transport Victoria.

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