Bus Australia Photo Gallery


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m/o 8259245 viewsMidshore Busways , Gordon (6) Hino AC140/Hino. Acquired early-1992. Operated the shuttle service route 565 between Lindfield Station and Kuring-gai College. Sold to Watt’s Bus and Coach Sales, Brisbane, QLD late-1995.
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m/o 8515440 viewsMidshore Busways , Gordon Hino BX341E/ Custom Coaches "Euro" ex Busways Central Coast Pty Ltd, Warnervale (82) MO 9010 16/5/92; ex Seargents Transit Co Pty Ltd, Warnervale (88) m/o 4679 2/90; ex MO 9319. Sold to Haidley's Panoramic Coaches (DJ Haidley), Warwick as 966 DES 11/95.
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m/o 8456369 viewsKaten and Heath a 1977 Albion Viking VK55/PMC at the 1995 Papal Mass at Randwick Racecourse. Deregd by 12/03. It was ex Jones Bros Bus Co. Pty Ltd, Lithgow MO 7683 11/91 (repowered by an Isuzu in 1988); ex B & HJ Griffiths, Portland MO 7683 -/88.
Noted at Geoff Nance dealer 12/04 - sold for non-PSV.
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MO 8585473 viewsHawkesbury Valley Bus Service Volvo B10M/PMCSA ex Navy -/92 - Extended and had new front and rear panels fitted by PMC Sydney in 1992 Transferred 9/97 to Liverpool Transport Co Pty Ltd, West Hoxton as MO 8585 - Repainted into Busabout livery when business merged with Busabout (Neville's Bus Service Pty Ltd) and reregd 6008 MO before being transferred to Busabout, Wagga.
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MO 4768314 viewsMorisset Bus Service Leyland Atlantean PDR1A/1/PMC, ex UTA 1194. Sold to Captain Fells Cruises, Hobart, TAS as EF 8370.
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MO 0903308 viewsMorisset Bus Service Ford R226/Custom Coaches ex Glenorie Bus Co, Dural (18) m/o 818 late-1980's; ex m/o 5731; ex Sinclair. Sold.
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MO 20272 viewsMurrays ex ACTION Volvo operating the Canberra Explorer service.
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?360 viewsPossible the remnants of MO 7511 Murrays AEC/Hedges ex DCT Canberra ZIB 142, back in the days when they ran a few school services in the Queanbeyan area.
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MO 0488 333 viewsMurrays (197) Leyland Leopard/PMC ex UTA (3719) back in the days when they ran a few school services in the Queanbeyan area.
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Murrays315 viewsLineup of three Murrays units back in the days when they ran a few school services in the Queanbeyan area as well as the Canberra Explorer.
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MO 17307 viewsMurrays Bedford back in the days when they ran a few school services in the Queanbeyan area.
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MO 0483342 viewsMurrays (193) Leyland Leopard/PMC ex UTA (3724) back in the days when they ran a few school services in the Queanbeyan area.
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MO 0489 338 viewsMurrays Leyland Leopard/PMC ex UTA (3526) back in the days when they ran a few school services in the Queanbeyan area, which was subsequently sighted as a mobile home in North Queensland regd 180 CPD.
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MO 26329 viewsMurrays Leyland (216) Leopard/PMC ex UTA 3669 which subsequently went to the Canberra Truck and Bus Museum and then the Parker Family, seen here in AOA for the Raiders Night Club.
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MO 7511351 viewsMurrays AEC/Hedges ex DCT Canberra ZIB 142, back in the days when they ran a few school services in the Queanbeyan area.
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MO 9519288 viewsMurrays AEC/CVI ex Brighton Bus Lines, back in the days when they ran a few school services in the Queanbeyan area.
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MO 2964408 viewsOsborn, Muswellbrook (155) Volvo B10M Articulated/Fuji ex Brisbane City Council, QLD (399) 399 AQB; 399 PMG; ex Tsukuba Expo Japan 1985. Was reregd 4289 MO before being deregd and replaced 16/2/12.
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MO 9304293 viewsOsborn, Muswellbrook Leyland Atlantean/PMC ex UTA 1047. It saw subsequent service with Kwans Motor Bus, Hoxton Park as TV 2108, Aussie Explorer Internet Cafe, Mythos Taverna Bar, Leichhardt NSW as YEY 922 and MYTHOS and then Lifestyle Express as BS62KC.
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MO 9705243 viewsOsborn, Muswellbrook (122) Leyland Atlantean ex Plymouth.
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MO 9706 & MO 8453313 viewsOsborn, Muswellbrook (124) Leyland Atlantean ex Plymouth and Leyland Atlantean/PMC ex UTA ex 1030.
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MO 7733 & MO 7051295 viewsOsborn, Muswellbrook Leyland Atlanteans/PMC ex UTA 1154 and ex UTA 1111. The former was later regd MO 1850.
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MO 7733, MO 7051 & MO 9047301 viewsOsborn, Muswellbrook Leyland Atlanteans/PMC ex UTA 1154, ex UTA 1111 and ex UTA 1127. The first was later regd MO 1850. MO 9047 finished its days with Dinner on the Decker, St Kilda Vic as SQR 146 (NSW rego).
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TV 1268313 viewsOsborn, Muswellbrook (171) Volvo B10M - GM 8v92/Volgren (QLD) ex Coastalarch Pty.Ltd, Burleigh Heads, QLD 141 EIK; ex Coachtrans (265) 265 CTA; ex Greyhound Pioneer (270) 791 CKM; ex Greyhound (820) 820 ABL; ex UYE 351.
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MO 2316305 viewsOsborn, Muswellbrook (146) Volvo B58 Artic/Volgren ex South Western m/o 732 - Identical to Metro Tasmania 701 class. Reregd AH06UN then sold to Cumberland Coaches, St Marys where it became TV 5052 then Austrek as TV 6087.
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MO 7048265 viewsOsborn, Muswellbrook Leyland Atlantean ex Leeds undergoing some bodywork repairs.
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MO 8453350 viewsOsborn, Muswellbrook (150) Volvo B10M Articulated/Volgren ex Brisbane City Council, QLD 994; ex Demonstrator. Was reregd ex MO 6293 and then 4281 MO before being replaced 6/11.
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m/o 204451 viewsNorth & Western Coaches Denning Mono. Sold to Sunshine Coast Coaches, Maroochydore, QLD in 1987. Note the unmistakable wheels of a Bosnjak next to it.
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m/o 240360 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines Leyland Leopard PSU3C/2R / PMC with Red Arrow branding. Joint operation of the 333 with Parramatta Ryde which ceased by 1994.
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m/o 357388 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines Mercedes-Benz O405/Custom Coaches 516. All four are still in regular service with STA Ryde.
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m/o 366388 viewsNorth & Western Buds Lines - one of 6 Leyland Super Viking / CC’s purchased new - all were sold to Thompson, Strathpine, QLD.
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m/o 4398403 viewsMetro West Leyland National ex Cumberland. Sold to Surfside and replaced by a Leyland Tiger on these plates.
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m/o 4412409 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines Volvo B6LE/Volgren. Sold to Haidley’s Panoramic Coaches, Warwick, QLD.
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m/o 463335 viewsNorth & Western Coaches Denning Denair.
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m/o 476386 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines Leyland Leopard PSU3E/2R/PMC appears to be on the road to the Bong Bong Races?
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m/o 4816414 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines Leyland Leopard PSU3E/2R/PMC displaying the infamous Ken Butt chalk tyre marks.
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m/o 5682 383 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines Volvo B10B/CC. All four of these are still in limited service with the STA at Burwood.
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m/o 756337 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines Leyland Tiger / CC in fleet until the end, leased to Bus2000, then sold to Maryborough, QLD for a school bus.
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m/o 4074328 viewsNevilles Bus Service Leyland Leopard PSU3C/2R/PMC. Repowered with a Scania engine. Sold by 15/6/94.
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m/o 4081325 viewsNevilles Bus Service Scania K92CR/Custom Coaches. Sold to Sussex Inlet Bus Service (Raymask Pty Ltd), Wandandian as MO 4919 by 7/02 (converted to SB70F) - Business renamed Shoal Bus 1/06; Renumbered 2376 MO; Sold to ASF Tours (Asaf Ali), Ingleburn as 2376 MO 7/5/12. Seen here in AOA for Maggi.
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m/o 4666328 viewsNevilles Bus Service Volvo B58-60/Volgren Withdrawn for parts at Casula by 8/99 - shell transferred to Hawkesbury Valley by 8/01 & later sent to scrap.
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TV 881347 viewsCoachways Tours (the coach arm of Nevilles Bus Service) Scania K112TR/PMC which later had an NCBC rebuild to become TV 2795 with Roadcoach, Moss Vale and then later Cavanagh, Kempsey,
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MO 0872289 viewsNewmans Bus Service, Macksville, GM 6v71 powered Denning Mono (2 axle) purchased ex Sita Coaches and new to Martin's of Albury
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MO 3614251 viewsNewmans Bus Service, Macksville Bedford VAM70 –Isuzu/Custom Coaches sold to Brendan Manion Coaches Pty Ltd, Beaconsfield, TAS as DF 0450 by 1994. Newman Bros first new coach.
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MO 3733256 viewsNewman Bus Service, Macksville was an unusual tag-axle MAN 16.280 with Custom Coaches bodywork that later had its rear axle removed.
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MO 5383386 viewsNewmans Bus Service, Macksville Domino "Tourmaster". Newman Bros first 3-axle coach, a Domino DC122.
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MO 9300354 viewsNorm & Bev Purtill (Nkbampy Pty Ltd), Finley MO 9300 Hino RG197K purchased with school contracts from Purtill Bros Nominees Pty Ltd, Deniliquin in 1999. Sold to CG & DM Lester, Scottsdale, TAS as FR 2355 -/07.
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m/o 017 414 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines Leyland Leopard PSU3B/2R / CC new to Hunters Hills as m/o 5930. The refronted Coachmaster Leopard (m/o 012) is behind, on Ryde Road.
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m/o 3526503 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines. An MCA marathon model on plates which should have been reserved for the STA, out of the 17 Hino RG197Ks which were purchased with bodies split between CC (7), MCA (5) & PMCA (5). All were sold to Surfside. Some, including this one, also spent a short time leased to ACTION before being sold.
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m/o 4118371 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines Leyland Leopard PSU3C/2R/PMC at Chatswood in AOA.
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m/o 4322446 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines Bedford VAM70 / Smithfield .New to M.O. Sinclair (Chatswood Charter Bus Company) who operated Route 128 from Chatswood as m/o 5838. New 13.4.73 and later that same year it passed with route 128 to Hunters Hill Bus Co - route 128 was in time combined with route 43. The Bedford was rereg m/o 5926 late in 1973, in time it passed with the business to North and Western and became m/o 4322 and later m/o 7660.
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m/o 448392 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines Hino RG197K/PMCA. It went to ACTION lease before being sold to Surfside.
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m/o 4858415 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines - one of 4 Volvo B10M/PMC "Metro 90" bought new. All sold to Busabout.
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m/o 8376388 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines Leyland Tiger/CC "Mk 88". All 6 of these were sold to Busabout and were recently withdrawn from Surfside.
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m/o 8397502 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines Volvo B10M / CC "Mk 88". The pair of these was sold to Busabout (still in service). Shown here outside the Queen Victoria building in Sydney.
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Ogden's Coaches (photo by Ty Manning)628 views(16) MO 8997 Mercedes-Benz OF1315 / Autobus, still in fleet as 4800 MO.
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Ogden's Coaches (photo by Ty Manning)547 views(11) TV 054 Volvo B10M / PMCSA "Apollo"; ex Dubbo Coaches (JA Gilbert Pty Ltd) TV 054; ex MJK 470; ex Dubbo Bus & Coachlines (Stonestreet) MJN 470.
Dereg -/10 and stored for sale at Mudgee - sold for for a race car transporter in Northern Territory as 970 854 2/10.
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MO 7921320 viewsO’Mara Bros, Yass Domino Tormaster. Destroyed by fire on the Hume Highway at Gunning 3/1/87.
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MO 9040395 viewsPalmer's Wyong Bedford VAL.
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TV 367473 viewsTrailer Tours (Parramatta Ryde Bus Service), Ermington Austral Tourmaster; ex Intertour Express, Bundall, QLD (26) 119 POC; ex EET-Smekel. After trailer Tours it was TV 3267 first at Hawkesford's Coaches and then Australand Tours, Kingsgrove before going to Vinarli Coaches in West Wyalong NSW regd AY20RI for a mining contract.
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TV 367500 viewsTrailer Tours (Parramatta Ryde Bus Service), Ermington Austral Tourmaster; ex Intertour Express, Bundall, QLD (26) 119 POC; ex EET-Smekel. After trailer Tours it was TV 3267 first at Hawkesford's Coaches and then Australand Tours, Kingsgrove before going to Vinarli Coaches in West Wyalong NSW regd AY20RI for a mining contract.
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