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Latest Bus & Coach Society Vic Meeting and Tour Info

Postby system improver » Tue Mar 01, 2011 7:22 pm

Next Tour: Shepparton Sunday 25th February 2018


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This will be a single day tour with a 9am pick up at Southern Cross Station and with drop off at 7pm. We will visit local operators in the Shepparton/Mooroopna district, including Ford’s. Additional metropolitan pick-up points will be advised closer to the date. Cost will be $10 for members, including a BBQ lunch, and $20 for non-members. Under 18s are half price. Please advise attendance for catering purposes.



2018 Social Meetings (to be held at Hawthorn Tram Museum at 3pm):


For the first two meeting of 2018, Paul Kennelly and Geoff Foster will make joint historical presentations on the government bus operators in cities throughout Australia. Paul will present from the early days till 1970 and Geoff will present from 1970 until the present.



Sunday 18th March: Government bus operators early days to the present day – Perth and Adelaide

Sunday 20th May: Government bus operators early days to the present day – Hobart/Launceston and Brisbane

Sunday 15th July: Guest Speaker – to be advised

Sunday 16th September: Annual General Meeting and after: body builders – Freighter-Lawton

Sunday 18th November: “Transdev troubles – a photographic retrospective.” Members are invited to participate in this meeting with a selection of their favourite shots. Just bring your memory stick.



BCSV 50th Anniversary:


The Society will celebrate its 50th Anniversary in December 2018. A number of special events are in the planning stage. Details will be advised later in the year.
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Re: Latest Bus & Coach Society Vic Meeting and Tour Info

Postby Craig » Mon Feb 23, 2015 5:48 pm

Have you liked the Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/buscoachvic yet? The page is not limited to just members, anyone interested in buses in Victoria is welcome to 'like' us.

The page is a key platform for distributing news & information about the society's activities, upcoming meetings and tour information.

Our Facebook page supplements regular updates to the first post of this thread, along with our regular member emails & the usual 'BCSV Timetable' included with Australian Bus Panorama mail-outs.

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Re: Latest Bus & Coach Society Vic Meeting and Tour Info

Postby Craig » Sun Jan 28, 2018 12:10 pm

Four weeks to go to our BCSV Feb Tour: Shepparton Daytrip on Sunday 25 February!

Further details on the event page - https://www.facebook.com/events/1786970578044137/

Make sure you RSVP as "Going" to assist with catering! Alternatively, send us an email to tours@bcsv.org.au

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Re: Latest Bus & Coach Society Vic Meeting and Tour Info

Postby Craig » Mon Feb 12, 2018 9:54 pm

Some important updates regarding our upcoming BCSV Feb Tour: Shepparton Daytrip on Sunday 25th Feb:

OPERATORS:
We can confirm the tour will visit Ford’s, Dyson’s and Balfour’s.

PICK UPs:
* 8.15am - Sandbelt Carpark Moorabbin, Cnr Bignell Rd & Nellbern Rd (return 7.50pm)
* 8.35am - Caulfield – Caulfield Station, north side, 624 bus stop: awaits train from Frankston due 8.30am (return 7.30pm)
* 9.00am - Southern Cross Station – Spencer St, at 216/219 bus stop (return 7.00pm)

FARE:
Members $10 & Non-Members $20. Under 18s half price.

RSVP:
Please ensure you select "Going" on the Facebook event page to assist with catering
Event page - https://www.facebook.com/events/1786970578044137/

Alternatively, send us an email tours@bcsv.org.au

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