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m/o 7313723 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines Ex UTA Leyland Leopard/Smithfield Mark 2 3958. It was being wrecked for parts by 31/5/1993.
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m/o 7670684 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines Ex UTA Leyland Leopard/PMC Mark 2 3853 ex m/o 7767 Commodore Coaches,Enfield. It was de-regd by 11/1993. Seen here at the Blakehurst depot which at the time was shared with Moore's Tours.
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m/o 248675 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines ex UTA Leyland Leopard/Smithfield Mark 2 3982 which was acquired from the Christian School, Burwood PTE 632. It was subsequently used for parts with the plates going to an Ventura Leyland Leopard. This carried a much wider yellow stripe around the body than used on other ex UTA Leopards.
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m/o 9207795 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/PMCSA ex Ventura Buslines(50) FRW 050 ex BDU 650. It was reregd m/o 020 and later became (?) 120-EJZ at Logan Coaches. It is seen besides the new m/o 018 Hino/CC.
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m/o 018649 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines ex UTA Leyland Leopard/Smithfield Mark 2 1654. It was deregd by 11/1995 with the plates going to a new Hino/CC. Seen here in a Road Safety special livery.
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m/o 368610 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines ex UTA Leyland Leopard/PMC Mark 2 3921. It was deregd 11/95 with the plates going to a new Hino/CC.
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m/o 248622 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/PMC Progress ex Cumberland ex m/o 4329, ex Red Top, seen here after having received a major overhaul in 1990, during the short time it carried the blue/cream livery before it was written off in an accident with a truck.
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m/o 3401698 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines Leyland Worldmaster/Newnham ex Ventura Buslines(151) BBY 123, ex Hawthorn B.S, ex Rennie's B.S., rebody ex MTT. It later became (13) 190 EMC at Glasshouse Country Coaches Qld.
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m/o 018717 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines Hino RG197K/Custom Coaches "210" ex m/o 8990 which went to Punchbowl Bus Co as m/o 018.
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m/o 8837725 viewsLeyland Leopard/CC ex Punchbowl Bus Co m/o 164. This bus which had very heavy steering, only operated for Canterbury Bus Lines in the last few years of its existence and subsequently operated with Pleasure Tours.
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m/o 8934776 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/Ansair 3/76 B38D ex Ventura (98) IKP 898 which after a short time became m/o 541. It became a mobile home.
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m/o 020614 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines Ex UTA Leyland Leopard/Smithfield Mark 2 3954. It was de-regd18.12.96 with the plates going to an ex Ventura Leyland Leopard.
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m/o 333630 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines Ex UTA Leyland Leopard/PMC Mark 2 3915. It was de-regd 5.8.96 with the plates going to an Ventura Leyland Leopard.
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m/o 396631 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines Ex UTA Leyland Leopard Mark 2 1536 seen here at the depot. It was scappped at Logan Coaches, Logan Village, Qld.

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m/o 416587 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/PMC ex Cumberland, ex Red Top Transport. This was always considered a great bus to drive. It was deregd in May 96 after 25 and a half years service in the same area.
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m/o 676602 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/PMC ex Cumberland Coaches, ex m/o 4375, ex Red Top Transport.


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m/o 722619 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/Denning SA ex STA (SA) 8417. -ex Transway,Elizabeth SA (17) RRG 483, ex Slattery, Payneham RZM 954. It was rebodied initially as m/o 8509 and then back to m/o 722. Photos of this bus in the the blue and cream livery are very rare as it is believed even Eddie Hayman did not have one.
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m/o 722658 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/Custom Coaches "200" ex m/o 8509, rebody ex m/o 722 (Denning body).-ex STA (SA) 8417. -ex Transway,Elizabeth SA (17) RRG 483, ex Slattery, Payneham RZM 954. To m/o 722 Crossley Bus Lines, then (12) m/o 722 Connex NSW. Sold to Whitsunday Transit then reported for sale at Bowen Qld 12/03.
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m/o 8510683 viewsCanterbury Bus Lines Hino CM277K/PMC ex Demo m/o 8435. It is rare to see a photo of this bus with this rego as it was reregd soon after its arrival to m/o 922. It is seen here next to Leyland Leopard rebody m/o 722. It went to Crossley Bus Lines for a short period of time as m/o 922 and then as (21) MO 6004 to Rover Motors where later it was reregd 3480 MO.
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m/o 4809290 viewsCaringbah Bus Service Bedford SB5/Comeng ex Sinclair m/o 269. Reregd m/o 691 and then m/o 8359 before being sold for a motorhome conversion by 7/94.
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m/o 4290290 viewsCaringbah Bus Service Bedford BLP2/Smithfield. Delivered 7/78 & first reg 7/8/78. Sold for non-PSV in 1999.
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m/o 8557265 viewsCaringbah Bus Service Cummins (Csepel) 844.03/Volgren ex demonstrator carrying the Buslink logo when it used to do the combined Caringbah/Crowther Buslink Sunday services.
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m/o 7112351 viewsCaringbah Bus Service Mercedes-Benz O305/Ansair ex Action, Canberra, ACT (643) BUS 643 10/97 (B42D); ex ZIB 643. Sold as a motorhome 4/06.
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MO7430123 viewsClout’s Motor Service, Moss Vale Mazda T3000 Hi-roof which possibly passed onto South’s Bus Service, being used on the Moss Vale – Nowra service.
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TV 572167 viewsScenic Horizon Tours Mercedes O303-3/Austral Denning Majestic ex Australian Scenic Coaches Pty Ltd, Cardiff (42) TV 572. Sold to Silverline Coaches (Frank Reynolds), Busby as TV 572, then to WA.
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m/o 9243183 viewsAdvance Australia Tours, Cooranbong Bova Futura FHS12-380 ex Pleasure Tours, ex Greyhound Pioneer Australia Ltd, Brisbane, QLD (799) 057 CWK 15/4/97; ex Bus Australia Ltd, Glynde, SA (799) VNL 632; ex (99); ex (NT) m/o 675; ex VV82AD. Rego cancelled by 17/3/01.
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TV 1773158 viewsScenic Leisure Tours Denning Denair.
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TV 1770169 viewsLake Macquarie Coaches Denning Denair ex State Rail (C3 8043) MO 9764.
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TV 584169 viewsB&K Coaches Denning Landseer GM 8v71 ex Sydfox Pty Ltd t/a Lindsay's Coach Service, Boambee TV 584 by 10/96; ex MO 1406; ex CB Skennar t/a Skennars Coachlines (C Skennar), Newstead, QLD MO 8940 -/88. It went to Jonathans Coaches (Nathan King), Somersby TV 584 (dereg by 15/4/08) then to Pick of the Crop Coach Tours – Riverstone as WRJ 498 (Vic).
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BM 8807211 viewsB&K Coaches Mercedes O303-3/Denning Majestic ex Australian Luxury Coach Travel, Sydney TV 866; ex AAT Kings Tours Pty Ltd, Mascot (42) TV 006; ex Australian Pacific Tours Pty Ltd, Hampton, VIC (43) CVL 461. It finished up with North Sydney Bus & Charters as TV 4495, from where it was withdrawn June 2014 and noted for auction through Manheim Auctions, Moorebank 17/9/14.
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MO 7264225 viewsCornwell Iluka IBC Mk II - Cat 1150 (UF)/Nambucca which was sold to B Riley, Yamba as MO 7264; then with runs to KN DR & GD Ward, Maclean as MO 7264; Resold by 23/3/01.
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MO 7930216 viewsCowra Bus Service Leyland Leopard/PMC Progress. It was reregd 3517 MO before being sold to Asaf Ali t/a ASF Tours, Ingleburn as 3517 MO by 2/13. For sale 6/13.
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MO 5984142 viewsCox, Yanco Hino BT51/Athol Hedges. Sold to ML & MN Stiller, Leeton as MO 5984.
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Crookwell Bus Service MO 5112272 viewsCrookwell Bus Service MO 5112 Albion Viking / PMC. Sold.
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Crookwell Bus Service MO 9332286 viewsMO 9332 Isuzu ECR570S / PMC (10/83). Replaced 1/04 & Sold to Brendan Manion Coaches Pty Ltd, Beaconsfield, TAS as EW 1874 by 22/10/04.
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m/o 005244 viewsCrossley Bus Lines/Leisure Coaches Leyland Royal Tiger Cub GM ex m/o 7137 Southtrans rebodied by Menai Bus Service chassis ex Ventura ex Canberra. It operated out of both Helensburgh and Auburn at various times.
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m/o 005230 viewsCrossley Bus Lines - a relatively new MAN 18.232/Custom Coaches 510 with 12/96 body was photographed at Campbelltown when railway buses used the east side of the station. Similar unit m/o 002 (with earlier body) behind. It became (142) at Connex and was reregd m/o 5417 while with Veolia Transport – still that with Transdev in 2014.
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m/o 016217 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Worldmaster ERT1/1/Custom Coaches ex Revesby Bus & Coach Service 4/96; ex Highway Tours m/o 016 11/88; ex m/o 6393; ex Beattie's Bus Service, Corrimal m/o 6393; Rebody ex UTA 3464. It went Connex (17) 26/11/01 - Sold to Allambie Coach Lines (RL & VM Niukapu), Warriewood as m/o 016 8/03, then noted for sale on Ebay 1/07 as a shell without seats and engine located at Branxton.
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m/o 045232 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/Smithfield ex UTA 1734.
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m/o 054199 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard PSU3C/4R/Custom Coaches ex Revesby rebody ex m/o 505 Highway Plaxton Panorama Elite III (7511LC0011 5/75) C46F ex Challenge Travel m/o 7527 ex TV 799 ex m/o 7342 - ex Wallace Arnold HWU78N chassis no 7501662. It went to Connex as (23) then sold to Transit First as m/o 054 later fleet no (36) then reregd m/o 8994 and as such went back to Veolia Transport – withdrawn by 11/08.
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m/o 077213 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/Smithfield ex Revesby Bus & Coach, ex John J Hill where it was rebodied ex? It saw subsequent service with Connex, then Metropolitan/Casula Bus & Coach as m/o 8231 then transferred to the Parker Family for repairs & later sold to them.
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m/o 093227 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Hino RG197K/Custom Coaches 210 ex Revesby m/o 8830. It went to Whitsundays Transit as 786 EXN then back to Crossley as m/o 8230 which it still is with Transdev in 2014 fleet number (42) ex (118) at Connex. It is not Transdev (44) which is now m/o 093.
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m/o 099255 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/PMC ex Westlink, ex UTA 3794.
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m/o 1234229 viewsCrossley Bus Lines MAN 10.155/Custom Coaches which was appropriately parked behind Interline’s Csepel / ABM midi, at Granville on railway replacement. It was ex Revesby Bus & Coach. It became (141)with Connex/Veolia before being sold to Fangia's Bus Lines (First Priority) – Eastwood as BK47WI and then BR63US.
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m/o 4148278 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/PMC ex Westlink ex Auburn Bus Service ex Macarthur Coaches ex UTA 3606.
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m/o 577270 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/PMC ex Revesby Bus & Coach, ex UTA 3797.
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m/o 6417281 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard PSU4A/4R/ Custom Coaches ex Ventura Bus Lines, Melbourne, VIC (6) BRP 306; Rebody of 1968 chassis ex Potteries Motor Traction Stoke-on-Trent UK SN1120 TVT120G. It went to Westway 29/1/97 from where it was sold to private buyer, Richmond NSW 31/5/2006 and listed for sale on Ebay 4/08.
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m/o 6419274 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/Smithfield "Euro" ex Ventura Bus Lines, Melbourne, VIC (13) AWM 013; Rebody chassis ex Hammersley Iron, WA. In AOA livery. It saw further service with Westway from where it was sold to LBJ Tours, Wollongong for parts 12/01.
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m/o 6434219 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/Custom Coaches which went to Connex as (37) and then to Harbouside Bus & Coach as m/o 8991 - deregd by 23/1/2008 and sent to scrap 1/2/14. Rebody ex UTA 3780. Was originally thought to have been a rebody of an ex UK chassis.
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m/o 6435224 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/PMC rebody ex JRA new car transporter (Ron Hodgson Motors racing car transporter). It was reregd m/o 301 before going to Connex as (15) - then sold to Mullumbimby Bus Lines as MO 6065.
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m/o 7014378 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/PMC ex Leslies where it was rebuilt by Alnor, ex UTA 3813. It subsequently operated with Westway Bus & Coach Service where it was scrapped.
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m/o 7019330 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/Domino ex Ventura Bus Lines, Melbourne, VIC (85) IYI 085. Saw subsequent service with Westway from where it was sold for non-PSV at Naree Warren, VIC 6/01; later noted derelict in Tasmania reg EP 7258.
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m/o 707276 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/Smithfield ex Revesby ex m/o 8702 ex Ventura Melbourne (48) AXH648, 1973 Chassis ex Hammersley Iron WA 5-1. Sold as a caravan possibly some 12 months before Connex take over.
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m/o 7136304 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/Smithfield ex Westlink, ex Southtrans (15), ex Hadfields ex UTA 1520 – deregd by 10/95. It became m/o 8186 with Crossley. Photo taken while with Westlink.
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m/o 7272275 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/Smithfield ex Westlink, ex Southtrans (11), ex UTA 3999. Resold to Green's Northern Coaches, Thirroul as m/o 7272 and later scrapped.
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m/o 7777394 viewsCrossley Bus Lines MAN 16.290 / Coach Design ex Whitsunday Transit 226 BRJ. Prior to takeover by Connex sold to Lolai Coach Tours, Canterbury where it became TV 3298.
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m/o 7821276 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Mercedes-Benz O405NH/Volgren CR221L ex Carbridge (16), with the later yellow bumper and vertical blue stripes. It became (131) with Connex/Veolia and still in service with Transdev in 2014.
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m/o 7919283 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Volvo B58-56 / Smithfield originally ACTION 239. Originally in Sydney with Southtrans as (34), the plate was later reissued in the shire with Connex on a Scania L94UB.
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m/o 8211386 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Mercedes Benz O305/PMC ex (42) FRW 042, EVA 042, ex PTC (1867), Sydney, NSW, still in Ventura livery. It was transferred to Logan Coaches Qld as (51) 005 FXZ, then the same with Cavbus before being withdrawn.
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m/o 8234263 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/Ansair ex Ventura Bus Lines (41) IKK 041. It went to Westway where it was broken up for parts 8/00 - body shell sold to Simsmetal.
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