Where am I? #1 (Victorian Country NON-cryptic Edition)

 
  Ben-P19 Chief Commissioner

Location: Greensborough, Vic
Not Maryvale, Morwell or Mooroopna.

I've been rethinking my first clue, and I'm not actually sure if the station or town came first. But the town was definitely a company town.

I'll post the 2 point question in a few hours.

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  T411 Moderator

Location: Somewhere
Mulwala? Not strictly speaking in victoria but part of the Victorian system.
  Ben-P19 Chief Commissioner

Location: Greensborough, Vic
Not Mulwala either. Why do all the guesses so far start with M?

Sorry for the delay I forgot to post the 2 pointer the other night, and didn't come on snailpage at all yesterday.

For 2 Points.

In addition to the BG sidings this station was also the terminus of a narrow guage tramway that served the local industry.
  xxxxlbear Token Booking Clerk

Location: Geelong
Am I allowed to guess a station that is now a TR station?
If yes, my guess is:

Queenscliff?
as it once had BG as well as a terminating NG from the jetty.
  virginflyer Station Master

Location: Melbourne's North
Bullarto?
  Ben-P19 Chief Commissioner

Location: Greensborough, Vic
Not Queenscliff or Bullarto.
  Barrington Womble Photo Nazi

Location: Banned
Geelong?
  virginflyer Station Master

Location: Melbourne's North
Sunshine
  T411 Moderator

Location: Somewhere
Bonegilla (spelling?)
  MOM Chief Commissioner

Location: here, there, everywhere....
Yarra Juction, I think the town came first....
  Ben-P19 Chief Commissioner

Location: Greensborough, Vic
Not Geelong, Sunshine, Bonegilla or Yarra Junction.

I'll post the 1 point clue a bit latter this afternoon.
  duttonbay Minister for Railways

Probably worth posting all three questions together.  I suspect from some of the answers generated by the 2-point question, some people didn't scroll back to read the 3-point question.  Also worth reiterating that the station must be currently open.
  Ben-P19 Chief Commissioner

Location: Greensborough, Vic
Yes, you make a good point, here's a recap of the clues so far.

For 3 Points

Built to serve a company town, this station once featured a number of sidings for use by industry.

For 2 Points.

In addition to the BG sidings this station was also the terminus of a narrow guage tramway that served the local industry.
Yarra Junction is probably the best answer so far that fits the clues and the right type of industry, but it is closed so is not the answer.

For 1 Point.

To the casual observer no trace of this station's past remains (I've certainly never noticed anything, not that I've gone looking). The station now has very basic (if not primitive) facilities and all trains that stop here are V/Line Interurban(commuter) services.
  pjknife Assistant Commissioner

Location: Port Lincoln
Wandong?
  duttonbay Minister for Railways

Elphinstone ?
  T411 Moderator

Location: Somewhere
Heathcote Junction?
  Somebody in the WWW Banned

Location: Banned
North Shore? or has that already been mentioned?
  ath Junior Train Controller

Clarkefield???
  Ben-P19 Chief Commissioner

Location: Greensborough, Vic
Go ahead pjknife. You are correct, the station I am looking for is Wandong.

Wandong was the site of a timber seasoning works which was fed with sawn timber by tramway from a number of mills in the Mount Disappointment area. There were a number of BG sidings at Wandong for outward timber traffic.
  pjknife Assistant Commissioner

Location: Port Lincoln
Wandong was the site of a timber seasoning works which was fed with sawn timber by tramway from a number of mills in the Mount Disappointment area. There were a number of BG sidings at Wandong for outward timber traffic.
"Ben-P19"

I remember seeing an early photo of Wandong showing exactly what you describe, but can't for the life of me remember where.

I don't have a question at the moment, so I'll throw it open for anyone who does.
  Somebody in the WWW Banned

Location: Banned
Ok, for 3 points:

One of my platforms has a building, but is trackless
  ninthnotch Dr Beeching

Location: Not here. Try another castle.
Ok, for 3 points:

One of my platforms has a building, but is trackless
"Somebody in the WWW"
Barnawartha?
  Somebody in the WWW Banned

Location: Banned
Nope.
  RM62 Deputy Commissioner

Ballarat
  T411 Moderator

Location: Somewhere
Maroona (back platform)

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