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5456AO1142 viewsDysons (300) is a Scania L94UB with Volgren CR227L bodywork.
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TV 52001139 viewsMoore's Tours TV 5200 Denning D-Deck ex Trailblazer Coaches (L Bultitude), Grafton 761 HTD; ex Monaro Coaches, Queanbeyan; ex Firefly (101); ex Deluxe (187) m/o 148. Photo by Ben O.

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m/o 78811138 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 It became Connex (145) and was withdrawn April 2004.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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8432AO1134 viewsDee Decker Tours MAN SG220//Denning ex 2181AC Butt Bus Lines, ex (4) BM053 Bacchus Marsh Coaches, ex Panorama Coaches, Diamond Creek, Vic.-ex (998) 998 PIP Brisbane City Council (BCC), Brisbane, Qld., in Sunshine 30/5/2013 with 1586AC Volvo B10M/Newnham in the background.
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m/o 87331133 viewsA blast from the past from A Peters this month is (17) Volvo B58 with Smithfield body seen operating for (the old) Southtrans. It was ex Hopkinson's, Smithfield m/o 4542, 3/89 ex Action, Canberra, ACT (344) ZIB 344. Scrapped at T & I Engines, Rutherford. The bus was photographed in Carrs Park which is now part of the 958 route.
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609 DRU1132 viewsFrom Brisbane Transport Bowen Hills is (609) MAN 10.155 Midi with Ansair Orana body. Seen in Queen St? on the old City Loop service.
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PJR 3401131 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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m/o 63591128 viewsRear view Premier Illawarra Mercedes O305/PMC ex John J Hill ex STA 2360 still in John J Hill livery shown here after withdrawal having been sold for preservation.
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0896AC1127 viewsFrom Corowa-Albury Bus Service is this 2005 model Volvo B7RLE Custom Coach bodied CB60.
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m/o 86091124 viewsShorelink (16) MAN 16.240 UOCL/CC seen going running special back to the depot on the Suspention Bridge after operating a school run from The Kings School to Neutral Bay 15/2/2007.
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m/o 92011118 viewsVeolia Transport (401) Volvo B12BLE/Bustech VST heading to Campsie Station, operating a rail bus.
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m/o 98851117 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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MO 15261117 viewsThree older photos this month from Andrew McGee showing Busways Scania K93/CC’s ex Peninsula Buslines. (424) is still in Peninsula livery with black around the headlights in the late 1990's. It has since been sold to Kingsgrove Bus & Coach where it was (11) m/o 9719 and then Casula Bus & Coach with the same rego. Then back to Kingsgrove Bus & Coach as (25) when they took over Casula.

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TV 11291116 viewsApple City Tours, Orange Denning Denair under the Sydney Harbour Bridge.

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102 CDV1113 viewsFrom Rotherys of Rockhampton is this new Denning Phoenix. Photographed by Denair in Rotherys attractive livery.
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014 GJT1110 viewsSeen at Strathpine was number 14 Denning Phoenix Low Floor which operates for Thompson's. The Custom Coaches CB60 body really suits the Denning chassis
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m/o 34261107 viewsSydney Buses (3426) Scania L113TRBL/Ansair NSW at Rockdale.
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m/o 11611107 viewsGreens Northern Coaches Iveco Metro/Custom Coaches "CB60 Evo II" with the unusual yellow in the livery instead of the normal white, on rail duties at Central 5/2/2012.

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350 ISI1107 viewsNew for Herbert Bus & Coach is this NCBC/MAN 18.280 coach. Photographed in the sun by Denair. See later photo with Mount Gravatt Bus Service.
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m/o 16841106 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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2023 ST1104 viewsSydney Buses Growth bus Volvo B12BLE Euro 5/CC "CB60 Evo II" 2023 is among the first of these to be wrapped into Metrobus livery from Tempe depot. Seen today in Kingsgrove on a run to Kingsgrove Depot for cleaning showing off its new livery. It has since reverted to standard livery at Willoughby.

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130 DOG1091 viewsGreyhound Australia Autobus - Cummins (13.5m)/Autobus ex Suncoast Pacific, ex 930 GLS
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MO 90781084 viewsHarrison's Motor Service of Bomaderry has recently sold their runs and buses to Shoal Bus. Harrison's oldest bus, MO 9078, a MAN SG192 with fully imported Goppel bodywork is seen at the depot in October 2004. It did not take Shoal Bus long to withdraw this vehicle after the takeover in early 2006.
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08 WBC1080 viewsWestside Bus Co Denning Landseer ex 216 GZF, ex 217 APO ex (217) 217 APO Westside Bus Co (Doyle's Bus Lines), Springfield, Qld. as seen on the QOCS tour 27/2/2010.

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842 ITL1079 viewsAfter almost 4 years, Brisbane Transport took delivery of its Final Scania L94UB-CNG. V842 is the final unit of over 200 of these Vehicles to be delivered. The bodywork was sent as kits to Brisbane Transport workshops and assembled in Brisbane. The First of the new CNG MAN 18.310's should be entering service with Brisbane Transport sometime in early August.
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MO 53511072 viewsBusways (706) is an Irisbus Agoraline with Northcoast bodywork acquired with the purchase of King Bros. Since reregd 5981 MO.

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m/o 90801071 viewsForest Coach Lines Volvo B12BLE/CC "CB60" seen at the QVB terminus prior to operating a route 270 to Terrey Hills.
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m/o 87961071 viewsWearing Busways temporary livery (whilst a new one is decided upon) is 269, one of their many Standard Mercedes O405's with Custom Coach bodywork. Seen at Campbelltown Station
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m/o 99781071 viewsOne of the Growth buses for Transdev, is 127 Scania K230UB / Volgren CR228L, laying over at Gordon Station on Railbus duty.
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m/o 8744 and m/o 88411066 viewsSeen at Campbelltown is Veolia Revesby semi-coach Scania K94IB/CC (224) and a beautiful Autobus CAT integral Caringbah Bus Service, m/o 8841 which as from 1/10/2011 also became part of Veolia.

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m/o 39371065 viewsUTA Leyland Leopard/PMC Mark II seen here in its UTA livery.
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282 JEB1064 viewsBrisbane Transport 1217 (282.JEB) is a MAN 18.310 with Volgren (Toowong Workshops) body. It is based at BT's Virginia depot and was photographed at Toombul Interchange.
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m/o 32521064 viewsSydney Buses (3252) Mercedes O405 CNG/PMC Mark V with 5sp ZF gearbox at King Street Wharf.
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m/o 98851063 viewsBusways (1130) - a newer TNSW repaint seen at Mulgrave depot between shifts is Scania K230UB/ Volgren "CR228L" ex CDC m/o 9885. This bus was a St Marys depot unit "back in the CDC days".
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1565 MO1060 viewsNew in TNSW livery (with no waratah logo) for Blue Mtns Bus Co is this Scania 270UB with Custom CB80 body seen here at a wet Katoomba depot.
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112 ERS1058 viewsFrom Brisbane Transport Carina depot is (112) MAN SL200/Denning exiting the Queen St Bus Station on a route 200 service.

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0113AC1052 views(63) US Buslines Scania K113TR/ PMC(SA) "Apollo" which had previously moved between Australian Coach Travel and US Buslines as (113), is shown here receiving its Ventura decals after the takeover by Ventura, after sitting dormant in the US Monbulk depot for quite a while.

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MO 14411050 viewsA recent addition to the Berrima Buslines fleet is (27) ex Kirklands Nissan RB30R/Austral. Since reregd 4844 MO
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438 MRD1049 viewsBrisbane Transport – One of the latest acquisitions is C1806 Volvo B7RLE [Volgren] delivered 8/2/2010.

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m/o 92241046 viewsHunter Valley Buses (122) MAN 16.280/Austral ex Westbus, ex Macquarie Towns Coach Lines-ex MO 9224. Since reregd 3645 MO. Seen here on a tour in the back streets of East Maitland 9/2009. Withdrawn by 11/10 and transferred to Morisset for storage by 1/11. Later scrapped.
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m/o 37211046 viewsSydney Buses (3721) Scania L113CRL/Ansair NSW in advertising livery approaching the River Road intersection of Greenwich Road 26/2/2007.
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6238AO1045 viewsVictorian Touring Coaches (38) Scania K124EB/Coach Design ex (29) 6229AO, ex 6105AO; ex (37) 5537AO, 0317AC, PZZ937, VV37EA Firefly Express, Maidstone, Victoria (named “Keen Express”), at Moorabbin 29/5/2013.
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m/o 34591043 viewsSydney Buses (3459) Scania L113TRBL/AnsairNSW on its way to Epping.
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m/o 90081041 viewsThis MAN 18.280/Custom Coaches "CB50HCL" is one of a new order of MAN and Volvo buses for Premier Illawarra. It is seen departing Central Railway Station on railbus duties.
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m/o 2881038 viewsWestbus Girraween Csepel 844.19 with a Custom Coaches "CB50" body. This bus carried Fleet Number 79 with Baxters at the same depot. And Baxters acquired the plates with the Bass Hill operation in 1995.
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7084 MO1038 viewsPBC Goulburn Iveco Delta/Custom Coaches SB50 in Goulburn 26/2/2015. It was displayed at the 2011 Sydney Bus Show, Rosehill Racecourse and purchased at the 2011 BIC auction.
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MO 06011035 viewsWarrigal Charters Volvo B6FA/CC ex Busways North Coast Pty Ltd, Laurieton (390) MO 0601; ex Gosford; ex Peninsula Bus Lines; ex Davis, Ourimbah; ex Western Road. Since reregd TV 4797 then sold to Townsville for non-PSV 8/09.
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m/o 88861035 viewsForest m/o 8886 Volvo B10M/CC at Forest Way with STA buses specialing into the City in background.
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1671 MO1023 viewsPremier Illawarra - a 2008 Mercedes Benz OH1830L/ Mills Tui "Orbit" arriving at Park Life concert in Sydney.
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m/o 4591020 viewsVeolia Transport (61) Mercedes O305/PMC ex Southtrans (Deanes Coaches (South) Pty Ltd) (61) m/o 459 9/99; ex STA Mk II 2420. Seen here at Rockdale. Since withdrawn.
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TV 23461008 viewsLBJ Tours TV 2346 Austral DD1. Ex Coorana Coach Tours (Whalemel Pty Ltd), Picton TV 2346; ex Coopa Coaches, Thirlmere TV 2346; ex Road Runner Tours( N Bogovich), Arncliffe TV 2346; ex MO 5940; ex Eggins Holdings Pty Ltd, Taree MO 5940; ex Firefly (32) EUV 432; ex VX91BC. Photo by Ben O.

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MO 53901006 viewsBusways have recently transferred these Mercedes O405/CC "510"'s from their North Coast operations. 529 a former Kings Bros Group bus, is seen at Wollongong Station about to commence an 890 service to Campbelltown.
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m/o 5424 and m/o 5093998 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 5432997 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 7826996 viewsBusabout m/o 7826 Scania K93 / CC
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MO 4730996 viewsBusways (465) MO 4730 Mercedes O405/CC in Busways "Temporary" livery on the Central Coast of NSW.
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m/o 9613995 viewsRear view of Busways (810) Scania K230UB/CC "CB60"
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m/o 4906994 viewsSydney Buses (4906) Volvo B12BLE Euro 5/CC
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m/o 3011993 viewsSydney Buses Mercedes O305/PMC Mark IV during heavy rain during Military Road peak hour
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5942AO992 viewsNew for Ventura is (558) MAN 15.220 with Designline body. This is the first Designline bus to be imported into Australia and could be the start of many (which it was).
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