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Newcastle Branch


Track: unknown
Stations: 4 / 5 in use

The short Newcastle branch provides a rail service to the heart of the major city of Newcastle. Traffic is comprised totally of passenger trains which run to and from Sydney and the Hunter Valley.

In recent times there have been some calls from businesses in the Newcastle area for the line to be removed, to open up the city centre area.

Name Facility Status Opened Closed km Photos
icon Islington Junction Junction In Use 10-Apr-1908 - 164.630 19
icon Hamilton Junction Junction In Use unknown - 164.527
icon Hamilton Station In Use 1872 - 164.630 7
icon Bullock Island Junction Junction Closed 2-Apr-1878 9-Sep-1994
icon Wickham Station In Use 9-Feb-1936 - 165.930 3
icon Newcastle Mortuary Platform Closed 1883 1-Apr-1933 166.606
icon Civic Station In Use 30-Mar-1857 - 167.020 3
icon Burwood Junction Junction Closed unknown unknown
icon Newcastle Station In Use 5-Apr-1857 - 168.100 16
icon Newcastle Goods Yard Yard Closed 19-Mar-1858 unknown 2


Track: unknown
Stations: 4 / 5 in use
Section Opened Closed Usage
Islington Junction - Civic 30-Mar-1857     general
Civic - Newcastle 19-Mar-1858     general
Newcastle - Newcastle Goods Yard 19-Mar-1858   unknown  1 general
1 Track has been lifted