Bus Australia Photo Gallery


Most viewed - October 2013
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m/o 98851212 viewsBusways On their way from Glendenning Depot to Mulgrave Depot, Scania K230UB/Volgren CR228L (1130) and another ex CDC Scania pose for a photograph just around the corner from the Glendenning yard, on the first day Busways operated the full region 1 services 6/10/2013.
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m/o 54321086 viewsBusways ex Hawkesbury Valley Bus & Coach Volvo B7RLE/Bustech VST (1181) is passed at Mount Druitt Stn by ex CDC Volvo B7RLE/ Volgren "CR228L" m/o 6002 (1075).
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m/o 99281072 viewsBusways - on it's way from Glendenning to Mulgrave, Scania K230UB/Volgren/CR228L (1135) stops to get some sun, with Riverstone township in the background, on the first day Busways operated the full region 1 services 6/10/2013.
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Real Time Displays. 851 viewsReal Time Displays being installed at tram stops 23/10/2013 here at Haymarket.
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m/o 9946844 viewsBusways (601) Mercedes-Benz LO814/A.B. Denning "Vario" ex 5584 MO by 4/10/13; ex MO 4550; ex King Bros (38), now in Sydney in region 1, seen outside its new depot Mulgrave.
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m/o 6175682 viewsTransit Systems (1337) Volvo B7RLE/Custom Coaches "CB60 Evo II" ex Torrens Transit, Mile End, SA (1370) u/r 28/813; ex SB29ED 2/8/13; ex Veolia Transport NSW, Bankstown (452) AW 04 XA. Owned by Parramatta City Council for the loop service, on loan to Busways during the first week of their full week of region 1 operation before they commenced operation of region 3 , enters Mount Druitt after completing a 775 from Penrith 8/10/13.
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m/o 6157647 viewsTransit Systems (1338) Volvo B7RLE/Custom Coaches "CB60 Evo II" ex Torrens Transit, Mile End, SA (1371) u/r 28/813; ex SB30ED 2/8/13; ex Veolia Transport NSW, Bankstown (451) AW 87 TZ. Owned by Parramatta City Council for the loop service, on loan to Busways during the first week of their full week of region 1 operation before they commenced operation of region 3 , on Mulgoa Rd on a 795 service towards Penrith 7/10/13.
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6953 MO577 viewsSurfside (373) Bustech SDi (Cummins ISL) in Translink livery at Burleigh Heads 27 Oct 2013. Very unusual to see a NSW registered bus in Translink colours operating on a Translink route. Received from Derek Orford.
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370 HRE535 viewsHornibook Bus Lines (370) Mercedes Benz O500LE/Volgren CR228L on lease from Briabane Transport seen operating a rare 314 service from Deagon to Sandgate - pictured here passing through Sandgate Station 11/10. Expected to be withdrawn very shortly.
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m/o 7361534 viewsHillsbus Volvo B10B/ Custom Coaches "215" at Parramatta 29/10/2013.
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760 KCG505 viewsSurfside (583) Hino RG197K – CAT/MCA at Tweed Heads. It is ex MO 5480, ex (3539) m/o 3526, State Transit Authority, Sydney, NSW (B51D), ex m/o 3526, North & Western Bus Lines, Gladesville, NSW. Received from Derek Orford.
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m/o 9613496 viewsBusways (810) Scania K230UB/Custom Coaches CB60 at Campbelltown. Something we wont see after June 2014. Still at Campbelltown in October 2013.
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653 BQF490 viewsSurfside (653) Mercedes Benz O405/MCA at Tweed Heads returning from a school run. Received from Derek Orford.
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6954 MO471 viewsSurfside (371) Bustech SDi - Cummins ISL at Tweed Heads. Received from Derek Orford.
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m/o 4834470 viewsTransit Systems (1336) Volvo B10B/P&D ex Hopkinson's Transport Pty Ltd, Smithfield m/o 4834, in Liverpool 29/10/2013.
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365 HRE468 viewsHornibook Bus Lines (365) Mercedes Benz O500LE/Volgren CR228L on lease from Briabane Transport seen operating an inbound 326 service to Toombul Interchange on Norris Road 11/10. Expected to be withdrawn very shortly.
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637 FYW462 viewsSurfside (637) Mercedes Benz O405NH/Bustech at Burleigh Heads on 3 Oct 2013. Received from Derek Orford.
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CAF Urbos 2454 viewsTranvia Vélez-Málaga "CAF Urbos 2" #001 in service in Spain. 29/8/07 – it has since arrived in Sydney where it will shortly go into services as 2108.
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m/o 5747446 viewsTransit Systems (1297) VolvoB7RLE/ Custom Coaches "CB80" in Liverpool 29/10/2013. Although not ex Hopkinsons, the plates were previously used by Hopkinsons.
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827 FFE422 viewsSurfside (827) Mercedes Benz O405NH/Bustech at Burleigh Heads on 3 Oct 2013. Received from Derek Orford.
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m/o 6195404 viewsTransit Systems (1516) Mercedes O500LE/Volgren CR228L ex Brisbane Transport, Carina, QLD (618) 618 HOE 9/13 (withdrawn 9/13), at Liverpool
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3834 MO394 viewsSurfside (563) Hino RG230/Bustech at Tweed Heads returning from a school run, ex MO 4821. Received from Derek Orford.
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m/o 6095381 viewsTransit Systems (1132) MAN 18.320/ Volgren "CR228L" in Liverpool 29/10/2013.
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4045 MO368 viewsHawkesbury Valley Bus & Coach Mercedes-Benz 815DL / Custom Coaches "CB20" ex Murton Staff, Broken Hill seen at the final stop on the route 663 at Saunders Rd and Old Stock Route Rd at Oakville. This was the last route service to be operated by Hawkesbury Valley Buses, ending nearly 23 years of operation under the Calabros.
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m/o 5524357 viewsTransit Systems (1289) VolvoB7RLE/ Custom Coaches "CB80" in Fairfield 29/10/2013.
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TV 3922355 viewsCrowther's Coaches - Mascot Mercedes-Benz O500RF-3/Coach Design in Hurstville 10/13 having lost its APT livery.
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592 FDL352 viewsBrisbane Transport Volvo B10L Austral Pacific (592) based at the Eagle Farm Depot shown at Chermside Bus Interchange 25 Oct 2013. Received from Derek Orford.
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m/o 5520348 viewsTransit Systems (1291) VolvoB7RLE/ Custom Coaches "CB80" in Parramatta 29/10/2013
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TV 7016340 viewsShell Harbour City Tour Coaches Volvo B7R/P&D at Central Station 16/10/2013 on a Light Rail Replacement service. It is ex Southern Cross Transit, Karana Downs, QLD (68) BUS 68 3/12; ex AP & JP King, King Bros Bus Service Taree Pty Ltd (291) VYJ 493; ex Great Lakes Coaches (Bulahdelah Bus Co Pty Ltd), Heatherbrae VYJ 493.
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m/o 5120338 viewsOne of Busways newest is (1167) MAN 18.320/Bustech VST at Rouse Hill.
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7306AO337 viewsVentura (127) Scania K280IB/Higer A30 near the pits on the Grand Prix track on 28/10/2013
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m/o 8034302 viewsHillsbus Volvo B10M/Custom Coaches Mk88 at Rouse Hill, this one’s days could be numbered with the likelihood of ex Westbus buses being transferred over.
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m/o 1727296 viewsSydney Buses (1727) Volvo B12BLEA/Custom CB 60 at Parramatta 29/10/2013.
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m/o 4834296 viewsTransit Systems (1336) Volvo B10B/P&D at Liverpool. It is ex Hopkinson's, Smithfield m/o 4834. Rebody ex UK chassis.
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m/o 7028288 viewsPunchbowl have recently repainted this Scania L94IB/Custom Coaches 510, which is seen on rail at Hurstville.
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m/o 5871280 viewsTransit Systems (1105) MAN 18.320/Volgren CR228L at Parramatta about to start an early morning T80.
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9192AO276 viewsDavis Ballarat (188) Scania K320IB/Higer A30 at the Old Melbourne Gaol on 28/10/2013.
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Various270 viewsWestwide Volvo B10M Fuji, ex-TP Mercedes-Benz O305G, ex-Adelaide Volvo B58H-5300 and another Volvo B10M Fuji parked at Belmont Park Racecourse.
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Spirit of Queensland258 viewsQueensland Rail new tilt train, Spirit of Queensland at Roma Street Station 23 Oct 2013.
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8385AO256 viewsSouth Coast Buses (132) Scania K280IB/Higer A30 at the MOTO Grand Prix at Phillip Island on 20/10/2013.
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TC 4062 255 viewsPat's Bus Charter Mercedes-Benz O305 / HPorter ex (166) UQB 166 Swan Transit, in Alexander Heights.
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m/o 4969255 viewsThe MAN SL202 and Mercedes PMC '160' Farewell Tour : Sydney Buses North Sydney – (4969) Volvo B12BLE Euro 5 / Custom Coach "CB60 Evo II" which was not part of the tour, but got pictured doing a 244 route service heading to the City. 17th February 2013. Photo taken in Chowder Bay. PLI photo.
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PRT 068254 viewsBus Queensland(Park Ridge) (68) ex 433 LSR Scania K23OUB/Custom Coaches "CB60 Evo II" in Translink livery with Bus Queensland Logo, leaving Browns Plains bus interchange 23 Oct 2013. Received from Derek Orford.
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TV 5295250 viewsWarrigal Charters have recently repainted this Volvo B10M – Volgren ex m/o 8643 28/2/11; ex Transdev NSW Pty Ltd, Mt Kuring-gai (40) m/o 8643 15/2/11; ex Driver Bus Lines, Mt Waverley, VIC (22) 1022 AO; ex FZP 022, at Central.
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TP 1030245 viewsPATH Transit (1030) Renault PR100.2 CNG / HPorter at WSBS. Quote from Herbert: "World's fastest Reno".
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TP 2251234 viewsTransdev WA newbie (2251) Volvo B7RLE / Volgren Optimus in Fremantle.
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TV 7567233 viewsAn interesting sight on Light Rail replacement was this Glenorie Coaches MAN NL202/Volgren CR221L at the Star. It is ex (SA) SB82FZ 23/9/13; ex B36DW; ex Kanga Coachlines Pty Ltd, Mawson Lakes, SA SB82FZ 6/13; ex Darwin Bus Service, Winellie, NT (103) m/o 8.103
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UOB 679231 viewsTransGavin (preserved) Mercedes Benz O405/HPorter ex-UQB679 Pearl Town Bus Service [TransBroome] (679); ex-UQB679 PATH Transit [Transperth] (679); ex-UQB679 Transperth (679), negotiates the bus only section through a park in Kardinya on the current 511 route.
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m/o 1024228 viewsA surprise out on rail was Metrolink, down but certainly not out. Seen here is (15) Volvo B7L/Bustech) at Kogarah without any Metrolink signage.
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1EFY451220 viewsHorizons West (28) Mercedes-Benz O305 / PMCSA ex-WJI622 Torrens Transit (Adelaide) (522); ex-WJI622 Serco (Adelaide) (522); ex-TA1522 TransAdelaide (1522); ex-STA522 State Transport Authority (1522), in Cannington.
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TP 1715217 viewsPATH Transit (TP1715) Mercedes-Benz O405NH / Volgren CR225L in Alexander Heights. No that is not the middle finger, it is a thumbs up!
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UOB 679212 viewsTransGavin (preserved) Mercedes Benz O405/HPorter ex-UQB679 Pearl Town Bus Service [TransBroome] (679); ex-UQB679 PATH Transit [Transperth] (679); ex-UQB679 Transperth (679), joining in for free movies in Kingsley.
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TC 5506206 viewsVolvo B58H-530/PMCSA with Buswest (Canning Vale); ex-WJP463 Southlink (Adelaide) (2309); ex-TA1375 TransAdelaide (1375); ex-STA375 State Transport Authority (Adelaide) (1375), was one of the many buses assisting with the emergency rail replacement at Gosnells Wednesday 23/10/2013.
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9058AO205 viewsDyson (728) Scania K280IB/Higer A30 at the Old Melbourne Gaol on 28/10/2013
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m/o 8716203 viewsMetroLink (12) Volvo B10M Mk4/CC 210 on rail at Hurstville 10/13.
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RCCTS1 203 viewsTransdev WA Mercedes-Benz OC500LE CNG/Volgren CR228L on the Rockingham Foreshore.
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SLR 2101201 viewsSydney Light Rail 2101 "Vario Tram" passes 2108 "CAF Urbos 2" (ex 001) at the depot. 23/10/13.
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TP 2246200 viewsTransdev WA (2246) Volvo B7RLE/Volgren Optimus with new style LED front and rear lights. Seen on William St on route 881. Photo from James Williamson.
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SLR 2108198 viewsSydney Light Rail "CAF Urbos 2" 2108 (ex 001) & 2109 (ex ????) at the depot. 23/10/13 wrapped in the new red and white livery.
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UOB 679197 viewsTransGavin (preserved) Mercedes Benz O405/HPorter ex-UQB679 Pearl Town Bus Service [TransBroome] (679); ex-UQB679 PATH Transit [Transperth] (679); ex-UQB679 Transperth (679), on the inaugural 950 through Mt Lwwley.
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