Opened in 1885 on the Blayney to Demondrille line.It is 440 rail kilometres from Sydney. It it now closed.
Young Station has a size which befits its status as a major town. The yard featured a wool platform (at the Harden end), as well as a goods platform and shed at the Cowra end. Next to the station were the houses for the stationmaster, porter and level-crossing gatekeeper.
Rendezvous Cafe in chic Avalon does a superb breakfast and very good coffee. It is because they have a professional chef in a fully equipped kitchen and dedicated trained baristas. The waiters are always friendly and attentive ... and they have the papers (a must for me).
Every year our mayor says the display is the best ever. This year the display of electronic devices recording the fireworks was 'the best ever'. Sadly I take very bad fireworks photos, so I take pics of the crowd instead.