Bus Australia Photo Gallery


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m/o 7014391 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 8211408 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 It was transferred to Logan Coaches Qld as (51) 005 FXZ, then the same with Cavbus before being withdrawn.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 9248307 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/PMC ex Ventura Melbourne (61) FRW 061 ex CAY 561. It was reregd m/o 350 before going to Connex as (19). From there it became AC77EF with Gallacher, Brownsville, then AC77EF Yallah Roadhouse then AC77EF Ambush Adventure Tours.
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m/o 7763391 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/PMC still in N & W livery, in the yard at Revesby. It was ex North & Western m/o 4816. Stored at Green's Helensburgh depot January 2002 after the Connex takeover. Noted at Dick White Motor Homes & Bus Sales, Alstonville 2/03 - used as storeroom 10/04

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m/o 78811208 viewsFrom Crossley Bus Lines is this Mercedes O305/PMC, ex (63) FRW063, EWW063 Ventura Buslines, Oakleigh Vic.-ex STA Mark I 1796. It became Connex (145) and was withdrawn April 2004. Sold to the Parker family in 2006. Seen operating a rail bus service - obviously Fleet age wasn't a problem when Crossley's put this bus on Rail Replacement back in 2000.
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4167AO479 viewsCrown Coaches (67) Hino BC144/PMCA Cub September 2007.
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m/o 7203116 viewsCrowther Bus Service Leyland Leopard/PMC in 2002. Sold to Shire Coaches (Gypsy Tours), Heathcote as m/o 7203; Transferred to LBJ Tours, Wollongong for storage by 6/08 & Sold for Non-PSV at Kiama by 11/08; Noted for sale as a motorhome at Wynyard, TAS 4/12, registered (QLD) 859 LPT.
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m/o 7203140 viewsCrowther Bus Service Leyland Leopard/PMC in 1997. Sold to Shire Coaches (Gypsy Tours), Heathcote as m/o 7203; Transferred to LBJ Tours, Wollongong for storage by 6/08 & Sold for Non-PSV at Kiama by 11/08; Noted for sale as a motorhome at Wynyard, TAS 4/12, registered (QLD) 859 LPT.
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m/o 8997140 viewsCrowthers Mercedes O305/PMC ex STA Mk II 2305 (B43D) on the Shire Free Shuttle in May 2008. This bus was withdrawn in the middle of November 2011 by Veolia Transport, Note the side windows from a later version bus.
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m/o 40941426 viewsCrowthers Mercedes O305/PMC ex STA Mk II 2206. Sold to Bathurst Coaches Pty Ltd as MO 5927 by 4/04, then to Jones Bros Bus Co Pty Ltd, Bathurst as MO 5927 and transferred to Lithgow depot - Sold by Biega (dlr) 3/08 and noted at Roselands 15/4/08 regd AU29ZV. Seen here in Buslink livery at the rear of the Gannons Road depot.
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TV 5051243 viewsThe immaculate Cumberland Coaches Volvo B58H/PMCSA at Taronga Zoo in November 2007. It was ex TV 4965 6/07; ex Southlink, Adelaide, SA (2308) WJP 462 (AB71FR) by 3/07; ex Transadelaide (1374). Sold to Adams Coachlines, Redcliffe, WA as (BB1) TC 6573 8/10; then to Horizons West Bus & Coach Lines, Welshpool, WA as TC 6573 c12/12.
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TV 2030228 viewsDaniella Bus & Coach Scania K112TR/PMCSA ex Murrays Coaches, ex 384 BZM, ex TV 895. Seen here in September 2007.
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MO 8766194 viewsDavis Coach Service, Ourimbah Volvo B58 with PMC body of June 1980. Centralian photo.
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MO 7694188 viewsDavis Coach Services, Ourimbah Albion Viking VK55/PMC of 1972, ex Neville, Casula m/o 5522. Centralian photo.
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MO 149 (ACT)765 viewsDeane's (Queanbeyan NSW) (66) MO 149 is a Leyland Tiger with PMC 'SE2' body ex Lever Coach Lines, Queanbeyan (149) MO 149. Since reregd 4503 MO.
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m/o 4967293 viewsDelwood Coaches (Parramatta Villawood Bus Service) Leyland B21/PMCSA. Ex Leyland Australia Demonstrator. Sold to Allways Bus & Coach Service, Kingsgrove as m/o 4967 7/91, then to Gilberts (dlr), Villawood - Resold to Interline Bus & Coach (Ingleburn Bus Services Pty Ltd), Ingleburn 11/93 for parts.
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m/o 4128159 viewsDelwood Coaches Leyland Leopard PSU3A/2R/PMC of 1970. Centralian photo.
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m/o 4403177 viewsDelwood Bus co Leyland Leopard/PMC of 1979. Centralian photo.
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m/o 4422495 viewsDelwood Coaches Leyland Leopard/PMC in Red Arrow livery for the Bankstown - Parramatta service.
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m/o 4967435 viewsDelwood Coaches Leyland B21/PMC
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m/o 4967197 viewsDelwood Bus Co Leyland B21/PMCSA of 1978. ex Leyland Australia Demonstrator. Sold to Allways Bus & Coach Service, Kingsgrove as m/o 4967 7/91, then to Gilberts (dlr), Villawood - Resold to Interline Bus & Coach (Ingleburn Bus Services Pty Ltd), Ingleburn 11/93 for parts. Centralian photo.
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MO 0520463 viewsHussey's Deniliquin MAN 16.240/PMC Royale which was included in the takeover by Purtills but since sold to Dunn, Kadina SA.
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MO 960470 viewsHussey's Roadliners, Deniliquin Elwood/PMCSA ex Sita, Yarraville, Vic. It became (5) with Purtills when Hussey was taken over. It may be one of the 4 Elwoods which were sold for conversion to mobile site offices.
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m/o 6112178 viewsDions Bus Service, Fairy Meadow Leyland Leopard/PMC ex UTA 3832, ready for a service to Austinmer in 1991 – note spelling error in desto.
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m/o 8215147 viewsDions Bus Service, Fairy Meadow Hino CM277K/PMC at the depot in 1997.
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GT 4987176 viewsDouble ended Leyland Leopard/PMC used in a Tasmanian mine where it can not turn around. This photo shows the bus from the rear end complete with headlights & tail lights
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GT 4987155 viewsDouble ended Leyland Leopard/PMC used in a Tasmanian mine where it can not turn around. This photo shows the bus from the front, looks just like a normal bus, apart from it has a drivers door on each side & the passenger entrance is behind the front axle.
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m/o 7442455 viewsA new operator P. Dowell, of Helensburgh is now the owner of former Ogden (20) MO 1765 RFW-GM/PMC which was found @ Sydney’s Big Day Out at Olympic Park on 23/1/10.

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256 PTB97 viewsDoyles Bus Service, Camira Elwood HCA-Cummins/PMCSA in 1987.
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CKZ 637129 viewsDriver Group/Waverley Transit Elwood – GM/PMCSA at Chadstone Shopping Centre in 1995.
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CRV 047143 viewsDriver Coaches, Mt Waverley (5) MCA - GM 6v71/PMCSA “Apollo” seen at the Melbourne Cup in 1987. Sold to Regal Force Pty Ltd t/a Naracoorte Charter (A & L Moss), Naracoorte, SA WAB 304 1/10 then Merimbula Bus Lines as TV 6461 and then M & S Rixon, Mogo as TV 6461 4/11.
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B 498 460 viewsTupou College on Tonga’s main island of Tongatapu Leyland Royal Tiger Cub - GM/PMC ex UUX 056 Fangia's Bus Lines (First Priority) – Eastwood, ex m/o 7517; ex Connex NSW, Menai m/o 7517 (68) -/03; ex Southtrans (Deanes Coaches (South) Pty Ltd) (68) m/o 7517 9/99; ex Woronora Bus Service; Rebody ex m/o 789 (Comair CAV body); ex Melbourne - Brighton Bus Service, VIC (62) HNW 262.
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TV 7266263 viewsTelford's Bus & Coach Mercedes-Benz O405/PMC (ex STA 3134) in Trinity livery, at Sydenham 11/13.
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TV 5490260 viewsOut and About Hino BG300/PMC ex Veolia (28), ex Transit First m/o 7165, on rail at Lidcombe 1/14 still showing some Transit First blue and green stripes.It started its life as a charter bus with West Bankstown Bus Service as m/o 7165.
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m/o 014396 viewsPunchbowl Bus Co MAN 10.155/PMC in Hurstville Grove 1/14 recently repainted into TNSW livery.
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m/o 007388 viewsPunchbowl Bus Co MAN 10.155/PMC in Hurstville Grove 1/14 recently repainted into TNSW livery.
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TV 5016221 viewsBankstown Coaches TV5016 Mercedes Benz O305/PMC Mark II ex STA 2337 on rail at East Hills.
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TV 7641207 viewsBankstown Coaches Mercedes O305/PMC Mk2 regd 24/12/13 ex TV 5391 (dereg by 8/12); Reg 13/2/08 ex STA Mk II 2348, on rail at East Hills.
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2820 MO274 viewsPBC Goulburn Hino RG197/PMC in Goulburn 4/14 - ex MO 2199; ex Bowman's Coaches (Mojeto Pty Ltd), Goulburn (16) MO 2199
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2824 MO271 viewsPBC Goulburn (6) Hino RG197/PMC ex MO 3197; ex Bowman's Coaches (Mojeto Pty Ltd), Goulburn (6) MO 3197, in Goulburn 4/14
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m/o 2995506 viewsSydney Buses Mercedes O305 Mk IV 2995 seen operating a 380 at Circular Quay
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m/o 9727425 viewsCasula Bus & Coach (now part of Kingsgrove Bus Service) Leyland Tiger TRCTL11/3R/PMC ex 6931 MO 10/11; ex Premier Illawarra, Unanderra 6931 MO 9/11; Reg 15/9/11 ex m/o 6102 (dereg 7/5/11); ex John J. Hill Pty Ltd, Wollongong & Shellharbour m/o 6102 6/01. At Moorebank April 2014.
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m/o 5796264 viewsPunchbowl Bus Co Hino RG197K/PMC at Roselands 4/14.
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B 527244 viewsAn ex.STA Mercedes Benz 0305/PMC operated by Simlov City Transport Nukuálofa Tonga December 2009 - one of two exported to Tonga - the other scrapped for spares.
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m/o 2559885 viewsSydney Buses Mercedes O305G/PMC artic with 2570 behind, about to depart on a 180 after terminating at North Sydney due to a bridge closure.
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AB30ZR724 viewsAustralia Day, was time for the annual NRMA Motorfest. HCVA (and other preservationists) use their Historic bus fleet, based at the former Tempe Tram (and later bus) depot on a loop service around the Heart of the Sydney CBD. Shown here is ex UTA 1769 the oldest Mark 1 Mercedes left in Australia in Original condition, this was the 4th Mark 1 to be delivered. It is shown here turning for the Central Station stop just outside Sharpies Golf House. This bus is owned by the Parker Family.
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m/o 25591032 viewsSydney Buses 2559 Mercedes O305 Artics/PMC running special through The Spit in the late afternoon peak. Sold to Hawkesfords Pleasure Charter Buses 17/5/06 as (94) then (294) m/o 9209 at Hawkesfords Mosman Charter Buses
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TC3494179 viewsAustralian Pinnacle Tours (62) Scania K113TRB/PMCA ex-TC3494 / VVP932 Boat Torque Cruises (50) where it was in Boat Torque Cruises livery It is now in Gray Line livery and included in the takeover by Adams Coaches of Pinnacle Tours.

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TYNANS363 viewsMercedes-Benz O305/PMC ex Crowthers TV 4174, ex STA Mark II 2201, seen in black livery advertising Tynan Motors, in Alexander Ave, Taren Point 23/2/2013.
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m/o 1471241 viewsAt the 2008 Easter Show. Veolia Transport (174) is a Mercedes Benz O305 which was bought as part of a batch of ex STA Mk IIs when they were withdrawn from Government service. This unit is ex STA Mark II 2023.
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TV 7266512 viewsTelford's Bus & Coach TV 7266 Mercedes-Benz O405/PMC (ex STA 3134) in Trinity livery, photographed on its first outing to Milsons Point.
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m/o 8104549 viewsSeen in Engadine, between patches of rain, is Veolia Transport #133 m/o 8104 which is a Mercedes-Benz O405 / PMC, ex Baxter's Bus Lines and is seen heading from Woronora Heights to Miranda.
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m/o 1473660 viewsVeolia Transport (179) Mercedes O305/PMC ex STA 2184 seen battered and bruised in Engadine about to depart on a route 993 trip. These buses are now fast disappearing from the fleet and most will be gone in a matter of months. It was withdrawn September 2011.
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m/o 9209287 viewsHawkesford's Mosman Coaches (294) ex STA Mercedes Benz O.305G/PMC (2559), It was reregd TV 5799 Sold to Edgar Wright (dlr), Mt Druitt via Auction 28/10/11; Resold to Bankstown Coaches (Collins Coachways Pty Ltd), Bass Hill 30/10/13 as TV 7640, on rail 12/2007.
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m/o 9209206 viewsHawkesford's Mosman Coaches (294) ex STA Mercedes Benz O.305G/PMC (2559), It was reregd TV 5799 Sold to Edgar Wright (dlr), Mt Druitt via Auction 28/10/11; Resold to Bankstown Coaches (Collins Coachways Pty Ltd), Bass Hill 30/10/13 as TV 7640, on rail departing the layover area at Hornsby 12/2007.
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m/o 5424 and m/o 50931091 viewsPunchbowl's m/o 5424 Scania K230UB/Custom Coaches "CB60 Evo II" waits to depart on a 945 trip alongside Veolia 348 Mercedes-Benz O500LE/Bustech VST on a 947 trip in the Hurstville interchange 3/8/2011. A new high-rise mixed use development is proposed for the corner site directly behind the Punchbowl bus.
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m/o 8104473 viewsSeen at Hurstville is Veolia Transport (133) m/o 8104 which is a Mercedes-Benz O405 / PMC, ex Baxter's Bus Lines arriving on a route 971 trip which had just been extended to Cronulla.

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m/o 1484585 viewsSeen here arriving Centro Bankstown is Mercedes O305 (185) Mercedes/PMC ex STA MkII 2379. It's Bankstown brother (186) ex STA MkII 2024 had recently been withdrawn, so time will tell as to how long this unit has left in active service. 18 months later it is still in service at Taren Point. One of the last two of this type to be withdrawn in the first few days of 2012.
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m/o 775361 viewsDural Busways MAN 16.240/PMC which was included in the takeover by Glenorie. It was sold to Davista Clippers (GR & MV Davis, Exico Pty Ltd), Bangalow as MO 1506 & used on a Lismore - Bangalow school run in Glenorie livery. Subsequently with Blue Bus - Macleay & Russell Islands as 874 FOC - since withdrawn.
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m/o 775374 viewsDural Busways MAN 16.240/PMC which was included in the takeover by Glenorie. It was sold to Davista Clippers (GR & MV Davis, Exico Pty Ltd), Bangalow as MO 1506 & used on a Lismore - Bangalow school run in Glenorie livery. Subsequently with Blue Bus - Macleay & Russell Islands as 874 FOC - since withdrawn.
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