Taringa railway station

Taringa railway station is located on the Main line in Queensland, Australia. It serves the Brisbane suburb of Taringa.

Taringa
Taringa Railway Station, Brisbane, April 2014.jpg
Westbound view from Platform 2 in April 2014
LocationPike Avenue, Taringa
Coordinates27°29′35″S 152°58′54″E / 27.4931°S 152.9817°E / -27.4931; 152.9817Coordinates: 27°29′35″S 152°58′54″E / 27.4931°S 152.9817°E / -27.4931; 152.9817
Owned byQueensland Rail
Operated byCity network
Line(s)Main
Distance5.96 kilometres from Central
Platforms4 (2 island)
Construction
Structure typeGround
Disabled accessNo
Other information
StatusStaffed
Station code600291 (platform 1)
600292 (platform 2)
600293 (platform 3)
600294 (platform 4)
Fare zonego card 1
WebsiteQueensland Rail
History
Opened14 June 1875
ElectrifiedYes
Services
Preceding station   Queensland Rail   Following station
toward Bowen Hills
Ipswich & Rosewood Line
toward Rosewood
Springfield Line

HistoryEdit

Taringa station opened on 14 June 1875 as West Milton.[1] The station was rebuilt in the 1950s as part of the quadruplication of the line.[2]

ServicesEdit

Taringa is served by City network services operating from Nambour, Caboolture, Kippa-Ring and Bowen Hills to Springfield Central, Ipswich and Rosewood.[3][4]

Services by PlatformEdit

Platform Lines Destinations Notes
1 Ipswich & Rosewood Ipswich & Rosewood* [5]
Springfield Springfield Central [5]
2 Ipswich & Rosewood Bowen Hills, Caboolture & Nambour [6]
Springfield Bowen Hills, Doomben, Kippa-Ring, Caboolture & Nambour Caboolture & Nambour services operate Weekday afternoons only.
1 Doomben service operate Mon-Thur afternoon only[6]
3 Ipswich & Rosewood Ipswich & Rosewood* evening peak only[7]
4 Ipswich & Rosewood Bowen Hills, Kippa-Ring, Caboolture & Nambour evening peak only[8]
Springfield Bowen Hills, Kippa-Ring, Caboolture & Nambour evening peak only[8]

*Note: One weekday morning service (4:56am from Central) and selected afternoon peak services continue through to Rosewood. At all other times, a change of train is required at Ipswich.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Taringa Centre for the Government of Queensland
  2. ^ "Graceville Railway Station (entry 602717)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 13 July 2015.
  3. ^ a b "Ipswich Rosewood Line timetable". TransLink. Retrieved 14 December 2018.
  4. ^ "Springfield Line timetable". TransLink. Retrieved 14 December 2018.
  5. ^ a b Taringa Platform 1 TransLink
  6. ^ a b Taringa Platform 2 TransLink
  7. ^ Taringa Platform 3 TransLink
  8. ^ a b Taringa Platform 4 TransLink

External linksEdit