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MET 2762718 viewsMetro Tasmania (276) Bedford SB3/Comair seen in Macquarie Street, Hobart c1968. It was the from the last batch of Comair Bedfords delivered to Hobart
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210 JFJ2500 viewsBrisbane Transport's MAN 18.310HOCL-R-NL buses with the Volgren CR228L bodies are the latest gems in BT's fleet of CNG powered vehicles with 1210 being shown here at night. Image courtesy of P. Jones.
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m/o 87552131 viewsFrom Interline is (38) Renault PR100.2 Ansair ex Action, Canberra, ACT (694) BUS 694. on route 874 to UWS Macarthur via Macarthur Square from Raby.
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m/o 82642083 viewsFrom Interline is (23) Volvo B7RLE/ABDenning low floor, photgraphed between trips on the Bow Bowing route at Minto Mall.
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TV 22772042 viewsCharterplus Denning ex Toronto Bus Service. It was withdrawn in August 2011. It was ex TV 989, ex TB 753.
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279 BLE1944 viewsBrisbane Transport's Volvo B10M mk3 buses with the Austral "Metroliner" rigid bodies were built between 1991 and 1994 and are solid, comfortable buses. To make a great bus even better, these buses were recently retrofitted with CoachAir SRLT air conditioning, except for buses 246 and 341 which are lucky enough to have Carrier air conditioning.
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886 IWL1734 viewsMAN SL200 buses are a dying breed at Brisbane Transport. Currently (as at 2006) being disposed, these buses have served faithfully since 1982. These particular SL200 buses feature the Denning Series 1 bodywork. Image courtesy of D. Milne.
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UQB 4881678 viewsOne of only a handful of this batch of O305G buses still in active service, Transperth Swan Transit (474) Mercedes Benz O305G/JWBolton seen on St Georges terrace on 24 August 2009. It was demonstrated to ACTION (Canberra) 19.12.1980 to 31.12.1980.
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m/o 71561609 viewsWestbus Mercedes-Benz O405 Mk II/Custom Coaches '510' in advertising livery for Western Sydney Razorbacks.
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TV 45981571 viewsNew for Premier Motor Service is this Scania K114IB with NCBC bodywork, photographed at Premier Illawarra's Figtree depot.
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Premier Illawarra1565 viewsTwo unregistered ex STA Mercedes O305/PMC units - the one on the right is ex m/o 2413. The other one which had been in service with Premier Illawarra as m/o 7945 is ex 2086 which has since become TV 4725 at Northern Beaches Buses and then at Tango Pty Ltd, Melrose Park - withdrawn and stored at Terrey Hills 7/10 - sent to scrap.
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792 HUM1514 viewsBrisbane Transport's (792) Scania L94UB buses with the Volgren CR224L body were part of the first mass CNG order by BT. Built by Volgren (635-664)/Brisbane Transport Workshops (655-842) up until 2005, there are many subtle variations to the specification that were made as the order was completed.
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m/o 64081457 viewsPremier Illawarra Mercedes Benz O305 Ansair ex Action seen passing through Mangerton on its way to Wollongong University on route 11. In the background is Television Hill home of WIN Television. Television Hill is also home to a maze of World War II Defence Bunkers that are now used for Mushroom Harvesting.
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800 HUM1422 viewsBrisbane Transport's Scania L94UB bus 800 with Volgren body was the prototype unit of the L94UB chassis, and demonstrated around Australia. It was put in a shed for a few years before finally coming to Brisbane Transport. It still resides at Garden City depot, despite efforts from Garden City drivers to get it sent over to terrorise Virgina depot drivers, along with the rest of the 800-series L94UB buses. Image courtesy of D. Milne.
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m/o 59491406 viewsBass Hill Bus Service Bedford VAL70 (UF)/CC. Rebody chassis thought to be ex Timpson, London, UK SJJ789F where original Plaxton coachwork was destroyed by fire. Engine relocated to mid-mount, underfloor position before rebodying. Deregd and placed for sale by Baxter's shortly after takeover - Sold for a race car transporter . Leon Batman photo
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MO 9701406 viewsNowra Coaches Volvo B10M Artic/Denning ex ADP80F; ex BCC, Brisbane, QLD (993) 993 CIG -/06 (ADP74FR). Later regd 2418 MO. This took the plates off a Volvo B58 / Hess ex Holroyd Bus Lines u/r; ex South Western, Jannali m/o 625; ex m/o 5852; ex Campbelltown Bus Service (Rowes) m/o 5852; ex Rowes, Plumpton m/o 5852; ex SHW 542 (cassied SA rego SHW 542 when new to Rowes); ex Volvo demonstrator - Registered as m/o 4255 whilst in use for PTC and also known to operate for Briscoe, Adelaide, SA as SHW 542.
Withdrawn 3/3/07 and stored. Still at depot 6/08.
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MO 66101383 viewsPremier Illawarra Volvo B7RLE/CC "CB50HCL" takes on the very steep driveway exit at Thirroul Station. This driveway definately does no justice to any bus, especially Low Floors like this. Since reregd 4751 MO.
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m/o 79491368 viewsPremier Illawarra m/o 7949 is a Hino BG300 with Centurion Bodywork, ex Walkers of Bendigo, Photographed outside Bunnings at Warrawong on route 43 to Dapto via Berkeley. Note the spelling mistake on the desto.
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725 GWU1367 viewsBrisbane Transport's Scania L94UB with Volgren CR224L body bus 725 was the 100th Scania CNG bus put into service with BT. Image courtesy of P. Jones.
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m/o 93741362 viewsWestbus Scania K94UB/ Volgren 'CR228L' pictured in September 2008
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MO 61271352 viewsPremier Illawarra ex Action Renault makes its way over a slight hill at Berkeley on Northcliffe Drive heading to Dapto. In the background is the Southern Section of the Southern Freeway which is an isolated section of Freeway. The Freeway is broken between Bulli Tops and Gwyneville where it becomes an Expressway due to having a few driveways on it, otherwise known as Mt Ousley Road. This is the only Renault with the centre door removed due to an accident. The front doors used to actually be the centre doors!
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m/o 0451343 views(54) Veolia Transport Mercedes O305/PMC at Bankstown ex Crossleys ex STA 2234
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Lineup1343 viewsKangaroo Bus Lines - Lineup of Denning Denflex and MCA buses.

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624 FCE1334 viewsBrisbane Transport's pair of Volvo B6L[Volgren] midi buses are used for CitySights tour services. The Council's City Sights bus tours take you through the Brisbane CBD, Southbank area, Chinatown, Spring Hill and Milton, stopping at historical and cultural tourist attractions along the way.
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Bass Hill1326 viewsu/r Leyland Super Viking + Allison/PMC which was never registered at Bass Hill but became m/o 132 at Baxters. Photo by Denair
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m/o 10491325 viewsWestbus Metrotec 16.250/Volgren 'CR222L' ex (53) m/o 1049 Baxter's Bus Lines (Holroyd Bus Lines Pty Ltd), Girraween, N.S.W.
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m/o 91621305 viewsVeolia Transport Brand new (404) Volvo B12BLE Bustech VST for Veolia Menai at Bankstown on Rail Replacement.
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TV 56271304 viewsCharterplus Volvo B12BLE/Bustech 'VST'. ex m/o 9440 7/08-ex Dural (128) 5/08-ex m/o 8964 Charterbus Direct/Harris Park Transport 1/07
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m/o 55241286 viewsBass Hill Bus Service Albion Viking VK57/PMC, ex RM Campbell's demo. Deregd and placed for sale by Baxter's shortly after takeover. Leon Batman photo.
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m/o 1441279 viewsWestbus Girraween Csepel 844.31/Custom Coaches 'CB60'
ex (14) m/o 144 Baxter's Bus Lines (Holroyd Bus Lines Pty Ltd), Girraween, N.S.W.-ex m/o 8479
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TV 45941278 viewsPremier Motor Service TV4594 SCANIA K114IB - 14.5m/NCBC still Tinselled up for Xmas. (photo taken on New Years Eve).
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m/o 1321278 viewsBass Hill Bus Service Bedford SB5/CCMC. Deregd and placed for sale by Baxter's shortly after takeover. Leon Batman photo
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MO 61271271 viewsPremier Illawarra MO 6127 is a Renault PR100.2 ex m/o 6127; ex Rutty`s, Figtree (27) m/o 6127; ex ACTION BUS 686. This bus is the only single door Renault PR100.2 in the Premier Fleet. The bus was involved in an accident shortly after the PI takeover, which involved a major front end rebuild and the centre doors were used to replace the destroyed front doors.
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m/o 88951269 viewsVeolia Transport (116) Volvo B10M/CC ex Baxters at Campsie.
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566 EKA1259 viewsBrisbane Transport's fleet of Volvo B10L Ansair Orana bodied buses have a resounding reputation within BT, however not neccessarily for the right reasons! They are commonly found on the "Great Circle Line" bus route, and many are retrofitted with bike racks. Shown here is (566)
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MO 66141232 viewsMO6614 is the only Air Conditioned Volvo B7RLE CB50HCL at Premier Illawarra, seen here at the Shellharbour City Centre precinct. since reregd 4754 MO.
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MET 2451224 viewsMetro Tasmania Scania L94UB (14.5m)/Northcoast 'Downtown City Bus' pictured in Elizabeth Street, Hobart. It replaced bus [229] destroyed by fire recently.
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KBL 431219 viewsKangaroo Bus Lines MAN SL200/Denning ex BCC 894

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839 GWF1217 viewsSurfside Buslines (839) Volvo B12BLE/Bustech leaving Pacific fair on the Gold Coast.
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451 ERD1214 viewsBrisbane Transport's Volvo B10M mk3 buses with the QBB rigid bodies have been in service since 1989. Sixty-nine buses were built in total. Image courtesy of P. Jones.
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m/o 2881197 viewsBass Hill Bus Service Bedford VAM3 - Perkins /CC. Deregd and placed for sale by Baxter's shortly after takeover - Sold for a motorhome. Leon Batman photo.
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m/o 45001183 viewsBass Hill Bus Service Bedford YLQ2/CC. Sold by Baxters for a motorhome in Newcastle as XCQ 655. Leon Batman photo.
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m/o 90671181 viewsAt Glenquarie, Interline Bus Services (7) Volvo B12BLE/Bustech "VST" is about to make its last turn for the route to head past their depot and up to Glenfield Station, at the Junction of the Main South and East Hills lines, where it will turn around for another route 870 service to Campbelltown Hospital. The main purpose of going out for photo's on this day was to find Interline O305's before they finish up with a few new VST's pending delivery their days are dwindling.
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m/o 4681179 viewsBass Hill Bus Service Bedford VAM70/CC. Deregd and placed for sale by Baxter's shortly after takeover - Sold to Transfield. Leon Batman photo.
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m/o 55121177 viewsBass Hill Bus Service Bedford VAM70/CC ex AE Wood with route 20. Deregd and placed for sale by Baxter's shortly after takeover . Leon Batman photo. m/o 5541 was a similar bus. Shown in what became the Bankstown Interchange layover area and through which buses now travel in the opposite direction.
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m/o 94871170 viewsVeolia Transport New (309) Mercedes O500LE/Volgren CR228L when new at Bankstown depot.
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m/o 7231160 viewsBass Hill Bus Service Bedford SB5 (QFC)/CC. Deregd and placed for sale by Baxter's shortly after takeover - Last seen at Wallerawang. Leon Batman photo.
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m/o 9771142 viewsBass Hill Bus Service Bedford BLP2/CC. Seen here in Baxters livery after the takeover. Photo by Denair.
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m/o 90691130 viewsInterline took delivery of 3 Volvo B12BLE Bustech/VST's last year, and two more are due for delivery shortly. Shown here is number 9 on route 870 to Glenfield (which will be extended to Liverpool in the future) at Macarthur Square. The bus was displaying the wrong destination at the time, the driver changed it shortly after I took the photo.
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m/o 41841129 viewsBass Hill Bus Service Ford R226/BBL/BH. Acquired from Brighton Bus Lines in a partially built condition and was then completed by Bass Hill Bus Service. Unregistered before takeover and placed for sale by Baxter's shortly after takeover - Sold to Linden, NSW area for a motorhome. Leon Batman photo.
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m/o 8161118 viewsBass Hill Bus Service. Bedford SB5/CC. Unregistered before takeover and placed for sale by Baxter's shortly after takeover - Body scrapped. Leon Batman photo.
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m/o 41841117 viewsBass Hill Bus Service White/Syd Wood in its final depot resting place after being withdrawn from service.
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MO 19131113 viewsBusways (508) Hino AK176K/PMCA "Commuter" ex King Bros (319); ex Great Lakes Coaches, Bulahdelah MO 1913 via King Bros. Sold to Used Bus Sales Australia (Ken Chauvier), Brisbane 6/6/08.
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m/o 8161111 viewsBass Hill Bus Service Bedford SB5 CCMC. Leon Batman photo.
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WEB 8021107 viewsSouthlink (2208) MAN NL202/Austral Pacific Group
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m/o 24131101 viewsSydney Buses Mercedes/PMC Mark II (2413) after its withdrawal and now with S. Ford, Sydney for preservation. Last Mark II at Kingsgrove and there all of its government life.
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TV 17221088 viewsPremier Illawarra TV 1722 is a Mercedes OH1622 with Austral Bodywork, ex Nowra ex Great Lakes coaches. It used to have fluting upto the middle rub strip, when repainted/refurb'd Premier removed all of that. Since reregd 4749 MO. TV 946 (now 4779 MO) is another identical unit to this one. Seen here 18/11/2006.
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m/o 95751087 viewsHillsbus Scania K230UB/Volgren 'CR228L' Pictured in September 2008.
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m/o 95891087 viewsWestbus Scania K230UB/Volgren 'CR228L' pictured in September 2008
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m/o 1321082 viewsu/r Bass Hill Bus Service Leyland Super Viking + Allison/PMC which became m/o 132 at Baxters seen here in the Baxters livery. From there it was sold to Fearnes Investments, Wagga Wagga as MO 4852 and then to Capital Touring Services Pty Ltd, Gowrie, ACT as MO 222. Photo by Denair.
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