Events

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Line Opened

March 17, 1890 Line opened Moriac to Wensleydale

Location Opened

October 1, 1877 Moriac station opened
March 17, 1890 Layard station opened
March 17, 1890 Gherang station opened
March 17, 1890 Wormbete station opened
March 17, 1890 Wensleydale station opened
November 1890 Wormbete Wattle Company Siding (industry) opened
May 17, 1921 Geelong City Council Ballast Siding (industry) opened
March 4, 1925 Otway Coal Company Siding (industry) opened
October 19, 1926 Gravels Limited Siding (industry) opened

Safeworking

March 17, 1890 Staff and Ticket provided Moriac - Wensleydale

Location Closed

1893 Wormbete Wattle Company Siding (industry) closed
1932 Otway Coal Company Siding (industry) closed
August 21, 1939 Geelong City Council Ballast Siding (industry) closed
March 6, 1941 Gravels Limited Siding (industry) closed
February 12, 1945 Layard station closed
October 12, 1948 Gherang station closed
October 12, 1948 Wormbete station closed
October 12, 1948 Wensleydale station closed
April 13, 1985 Moriac station closed

Line Closed

October 12, 1948 Line closed Moriac to Wensleydale

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