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m/o 75661119 viewsWestbus Windsor 7566 which is reported to be a MAN SL200 with Custom Coaches body ex m/o 7566 Toongabbie Transport Service. Since reregd 4076 MO
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UVS 3641118 viewsTransit Plus (305) later (3305) VOLVO B-10ML/Fuji, ex Hills Transit, Adelaide, SA, ex Mt. Barker Passenger Service, SA, ex Ayres Rock Touring Company, NT.
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BD50GM1117 viewsIveco Delta demonstrator running for Punchbowl Bus Co on route 940.
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m/o 16141116 viewsSydney Buses (1614) Volvo B12BLE/Volgren on loan from V to N, operating a 263, turning into Cammeray Road from Grafton Avenue, Cammeray
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TV 30851113 viewsClipper Tours Scania K124EB/Autobus which became AP 0104 and APT 104 at Australian Panoramic Coaches and then MO 6287 at Forster Coaches before being sold to Goldrush Tours, Kargoolie, WA as (70) TC 5880.
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MO 45411113 viewsFearnes of Wagga (south-western NSW) MO 4541 is a Mercedes-Benz 1418/Custom Coaches, acquired from Busways in Sydney. Seen in Riverins Fresh advertising livery.
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m/o 70481112 viewsHunter Valley Buses Bedford YMT3/CC still in the livery of its original owner Glenorie Bus Co. Deregd 7/08.
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Busways1112 viewsA Busways Scania/CC CB60 being prepared for delivery at Customs Coaches.
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TV 34011111 viewsBusways (891) MAN 18.31/Coach Design still shown here with its Kulnura signage – from its previous owner. Transferred to Bulahdelah depot by 4/10, still as TV 3401.

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VTO 7191109 viewsSerco (186) and since then Southlink (2357) MAN SG280H/PMCSA Commuter.
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m/o 52451109 viewsWestbus Leyland Leopard PSU3E/2R/CC ex Bowmans St Marys at the depot 9/12/2005. Sold to R. Chahal then to Berkeley Bus & Coach
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m/o 95511108 viewsWestbus Scania K94UB/ Volgren 'CR228L' pictured in September 2008
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m/o 84151108 viewsBlue Ribbon MAN SL200/CAC ex (105), ex ACTION 461 Withdrawn and stored at Westbus, Girraween for sale.
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m/o 45001105 viewsBass Hill Bus Service. Bedford YLQ2/CC. Seen here in Baxters livery after the takeover. Photo by Denair. Sold by Baxters for a motorhome in Newcastle as XCQ 655.
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m/o 85591105 viewsConnex NSW (43) Isuzu LT1-11P/CC ex Pioneer Coaches Pty Ltd, Bexley, m/o 8559. 15/1/01.
Sold to Jones, Bathurst as MO 6243 10/04.
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MO 09941105 viewsManly Coaches MO 0994 is a Scania K93-CAG with PMC body, ex Busways (414) MO 0994; ex Peninsula Bus Lines, Umina MO 0994; ex Brisbane Water Coaches -/90. Since reregd TV 5900.
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WJM 9761105 viewsTorrens Transit (1952) MAN SG280H/PMCSA since used for parts.
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0896AC1104 viewsFrom Corowa-Albury Bus Service is this 2005 model Volvo B7RLE Custom Coach bodied CB60.
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m/o 25521104 viewsOn the STA Randwick Tour 15/10/06 Sydney Buses (2552) Mercedes-Benz O305G/PMC turns from Bay Parade into Howe St, Malabar.
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m/o 49431104 viewsWestbus Volvo B58/CC at the depot 21/3/2006. Ex Toongabbie TS (42), ex Western Road Transport. Sold to Warrigal Charters, Wollongong as TV 3744
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m/o 73611102 viewsHillsbus Volvo B10B/Custom Coaches '230' still in its original Glenorie livery.
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MO 50831101 viewsCavanaghs (Kempsey, northern NSW) MO 5083 had recently been acquired from ACTION, Canberra (and still wears the ACTION livery). As BUS 674 in the ACTION fleet, it was (and still is) the only Renault PR100.1 in Australia. It was delivered to ACTION for evaluation purposes in 1986 (imported fully bodied from France), and remained in the ACTION fleet until 2000. Since reregd 4215 MO. For sale 8/2010.
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m/o 79361100 viewsPremier Illawarra Leyland Lynx/PMC "Metro 90" Ex John J Hill, Wollongong & Shellharbour (36) m/o 7936. Was built as a trial bus for the UTA in Sydney with Mercedes Mark V style body but after lengthy delays during the building stage, it never operated for the UTA/STA.
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373 FMZ1100 viewsVisiting from Queensland was 373 FMZ a Mercedes-Benz O305/PMC (ex STA Mk II 2036), part of the Whitsunday Transit fleet, with signwriting for 'Prosail'. It is no longer in the Whitsunday fleet.
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m/o 79251099 viewsPunchbowl Bus Co Leyland Tiger/PMC . It became m/o 8748 before being sold to Premier Illawarra, Shellharbour as m/o 9253
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WJP 4941099 viewsTorrens Transit (135) MAN SL200/PMCSA which had previoulsy operated with Serco as (135) and (913).
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TC 44271098 viewsOn a Greyhound Australia service from Darwin to Perth is this Denning Landseer, passing along the Highway just south of Katherine. Note the Greyhound Australia signwriting on the front and McCafferty's signwriting on the side. 352 is registered on West Australian plates TC4427. It is ex 352 CDK; ex Bathurst Coaches (21) TV 1405; ex Deluxe (130) TC2125; ex m/o 357. Since sold for motorhome conversion
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m/o 73661098 viewsCDC Hillsbus Volvo B10M 14.5 m/Custom Coaches '510'. Because of the tapered rear this bus together with m/o 200 are known as "the trams".
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m/o 43991098 viewsSydney Buses (3532) Mercedes O405/Custom Coaches 516 ex North & Western, in Herbert Street, St Leonards.
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246 ITX1097 viewsNew for Brisbane Transport is V1200 a MAN 18.310 with Volgren CR228 body work. This is the first of 180 of these CNG powered buses.
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m/o 5701096 viewsBass Hill Bus Service Bedford RE 6/354 Perkins/CC ex Toongabbie Transport m/o 4982 in 1971. This was replaced by a newer Bedford BLP2 (UF) 1979 model as m/o 570 well before the takeover by Baxters. Leon Batman photo.
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m/o 78811096 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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TV 41701095 viewsForest Coach Lines 4170 Volvo B12R/Coach Design ex m/o 1098.
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m/o 92011094 viewsVeolia Transport (401) Volvo B12BLE/Bustech VST heading to Campsie Station, operating a rail bus.
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Unregd1094 viewsThe first built CC CB80 bodied artic going to Adelaide Metro on a Scania chassis. Seen at CC Royal Park factory (SA) in the new red front livery prior to delivery.
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KP 19461094 viewsPurtill's KP 1946, a Mercedes O500RF with NCBC "Protege" bodywork, is seen on a damp day in the Riverina operating a Countrylink service to Echuca. Later regd 2750 MO.
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m/o 62031094 viewsInterior of Greens Northern Coaches Iveco Delta 260 Lowbus/CC "CB60 Evo II" at Thirroul Station where it was on Standby for Rail Replacement 6/7/2007.
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5456AO1093 viewsDysons (300) is a Scania L94UB with Volgren CR227L bodywork.
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006 RWI1090 viewsHornibrook Buslines (343) 15 March 2012 in Queen St Brisbane is a Bustech CDi double decker on trial on route 315, on loan from Surfside. First Australian Double Decker built by Bustech. Received from Derek Orford.

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u/r1089 viewsMosman Coaches DAF MBG200/Austral ex Nowra Coaches Pty Ltd, South Nowra MO 3191 1/05 (dereg 16/7/01); ex Brisbane City Council, Brisbane (995) 995 PDO via auction 26/9/91; ex Demo. Noted 4/07 near Stony Creek Reservoir, Anakie, VIC and then for auction 26/9/07 through Manheim Fowles, Altona, VIC. Still there 11/07. Seen here being worked on late 2006 at Terrey Hills. It was never registered with Mosman Coaches.
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m/o 52351089 viewsWestbus Leyland Leopard/CC ex Bowman St Marys at Windsor High School 22/9/2005. Sold to R. Chahal and then to K Muir.
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MO 50591088 viewsHunter Valley Buses Bluebird CSRE/ABM "Starliner" ex Blue Ribbon ex Bathurst Coaches still in Bathurst livery.
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PJR 3401087 viewsIn March 1976, this Leyland Panther would've been quite new at the time operating for the Brisbane City Council bus fleet.

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WJI 6591087 viewsTorrens Transit (539) Mercedes-Benz O305 /PMCSA seen in Admet colors.
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GT 71981086 viewsMetro Tasmania (524) Bedford SB3/Comair at South Burnie depot c1976. It was the only new Comair Bedford delivered to Burnie
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m/o 61901084 viewsAfter I thought that Premier Illawarra were going to get onto withdrawing these old bangers (Mercedes O035/Ansairs) they went and refurbished another one, I must say they look great when refurbished, it's just ashame that Ansair Built these with easy rusting steel. This bus was only completed with Refurbishment in September 2006. It'll probably last another 12-18 months before withdrawal. Withdrawn and sold in 2009. Seen here 18/11/2006.
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O405NH & B12BLE1084 viewsLeft side view of Sydney Buses models.

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m/o 63131083 viewsSoon to be retired Premier Illawarra Volvo B10M/CC Euro Mk II ex John J Hill, on Northcliffe Drive at Berkeley about to pass a police speed trap, and then pick up some school kids from Berkeley High. This seems to be the most used of the 4 1982 B10M's. I rarely see 6360, even when JJH were still about 6313 was always out in service, yet the other 3 only seemed to turn up on short shifts. m/o 6305 has already been sold to Casula Bus & Coach, and this one followed shortly afterwards.
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MO 6331083 viewsCavanagh's (Kempsey) MO 633 Mercedes-Benz O305G/Ansair is ex-ACTION, Canberra 617. It was withdrawn in 2007.
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KBL 37 2003 Bus Show1083 viewsMotorcoach Classic II/Motorcoach fitted with 3+2 coach seating for school charter use by Kangaroo Bus Lines.

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C 593511082 viewsEx Action Canberra ACT AEC REGAL III/Comeng
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TV 5751 & 5748 MO1082 viewsHawkesford's Mercedes-Benz O305s in Cremorne. TV5751 is PMC bodied ex m/o 1921 20/9/08; ex STA Mk II 2278 while 5748 MO is a Coachworks rebody. It is ex Busways 5748 MO 7/6/11; ex MO 4190; ex King Bros (31) MO 4190, rebody of PMC 157 4/78 (rego & fleet number same prior to rebody); ex Forest Coach Lines Pty Ltd, Terrey Hills m/o 8479; ex STA Mk I 1922.
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m/o 16841082 viewsSydney Buses Volvo B12BLEA/CC CB60 bendys running special to do peak hour 245 trips from Cremorne Junction to Wynyard with 1684 leading the way
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Mini Bustech Industries.1081 viewsCollection of various bus models. Majority being designed and built by Bustech Rules.
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m/o 90091081 viewsShown at Penrith for the Head of the River 31/3/2007 is Shire Coaches MAN 16.240/CC ex Red & White (Coach Australia Pty Ltd), Sandgate, QLD (19) 097 EXI 28/1/06; ex Darling Downs Transit Pty Ltd, Wyreema, QLD; ex Westbus, Windsor, NSW MO 862; ex Macquarie Towns Coach Lines. The operation was taken over by Good Az Gold Tours and Transfers - Oakville.
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m/o 76491080 viewsPremier Illawarra m/o 7649 is a Scania L94IB with Custom Coaches 510 bodywork, photographed here between trips on route 34 at Westfield Warrawong.
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TV 29091080 viewsBusways North Coast (623) TV2909, a NCBC bodied Irisbus FRH which was originally part of the King Bros fleet. Seen here at the Eddy Avenue bus terminal at Sydney's Central Staion prior to departing on the daily service to Forster.

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m/o 88481079 viewsVeolia Transport ex Baxters (137) Mercedes O400/CC "515" at Sydenham, with Centrepoint Tower and the City in the background on Rail Replacement.
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ZB 42641079 viewsMetro Tasmania (528) Bedford SB3/CBW at Guide Falls c1970. It was delivered new to Burnie in 1970 but was exchanged for a Freighter bodied Bedford SB3 [No.321] from Launceston 6 months later.
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MO 49891078 viewsNowra Coaches' newest - Volvo B7R/CC "SB40" which was transferred to associated operator Premier Illawarra, Shellharbour as MO 4989 approx 2/07 and destroyed by fire 9/07, with the oldest ex MO 6465 Mercedes O305/PMC Mark II ex BUS 453 7/06; ex STA 2453. The latter was sold to D Jones & A Havilland for preservation 24/9/06 and then to Warrigal Charters (MJ Partridge) as TV 4797 12/06. Resold 25/2/07 for a motorhome in Victoria.
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