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m/o 25741297 viewsSydney Buses (2574) Mercedes O305G/PMC in heavy rain during Military Road peak hour.Dec 16, 2006
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m/o 30111020 viewsSydney Buses Mercedes O305/PMC Mark IV during heavy rain during Military Road peak hourDec 16, 2006
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m/o 16841155 viewsSydney Buses Volvo B12BLEA/CC CB60 bendys running special to do peak hour 245 trips from Cremorne Junction to Wynyard with 1684 leading the wayDec 16, 2006
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m/o 8714677 viewsMosman Coaches Leyland Leopard PSU3A/2R/Parramatta Ryde at Warriewood after fresh repaint. Ex Greens Northern Coaches, ThirroulWYX 064; ex Crossley, Revesby (unused); ex Bus Stop Sales; ex Parramatta Ryde Bus Service m/o 5808. Sold to 1800 PUBCRAWL, Glendale as AT41JP.Dec 14, 2006
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m/o 8715898 viewsMosman Coaches Leyland Leopard PSU3E/2R/PMCSA at Allambie Heights. It was ex Connex (35) m/o 922; ex Crossley, Revesby; ex m/o 9200; ex Ventura, Melbourne (100) FRW100; ex BFI 100. Sold non-psv to Austral.Dec 14, 2006
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Mosman Coaches586 viewsA line up of a number of their buses at Allambie HeightsDec 14, 2006
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m/o 1071568 viewsMosman Coaches Leyland Leopard PSU3A/2R/Coachmaster seen at Woolwich. Subcontracted - ex M. Burton; ex A. Havilland; ex Crowthers for engine (taken out at Moore's); ex North & Western m/o 8128; ex m/o 4844.Dec 14, 2006
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m/o 8562849 viewsMosman Coaches "Rosie" Leyland Leopard PSU3E/2R/PMC at Alexandria on shopping tours. It was ex Connex (32) m/o 8004; ex Glenorie (18), ex Dural Busways m/o 7060. Sold for motorhome, Meredith, VicDec 14, 2006
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m/o 8564904 viewsMosman Coaches "Bruce" Leyland Leopard/Comeng at Alambie Heights. Ex ACT Bus & Truck Museum (for preservation); ex Lever MO 1730; ex St Ives Bus Company m/o 5578; ex m/o 5421; ex m/o 5567. Noted 01/08 in Belmont Road, Ingleburn as a motorhomeDec 14, 2006
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m/o 8713974 viewsMosman Coaches Leyland Leopard PSU3C/2R/PMC at Georges Heights. It was ex Westway, Bankstown Airport m/o 8081, ex Crossley Bus Lines; ex Punchbowl, ex m/o 4199. Advertised for sale through Stan Biega 09/07.Dec 14, 2006
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m/o 8714607 viewsMosman Coaches Leyland Leopard PSU3A/2R/Parramatta Ryde approaching Spit Bridge at Seaforth. Ex Greens Northern Coaches, ThirroulWYX 064; ex Crossley, Revesby (unused); ex Bus Stop Sales; ex Parramatta Ryde Bus Service m/o 5808. Sold to 1800 PUBCRAWL, Glendale as AT41JP.Dec 14, 2006
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TV 44621534 viewsHawkesfords TV 4462 Austral Tourmaster recently acquired in 2006 from Hopkinsons and was previously ex Deluxe (143) VV69BE.Dec 14, 2006
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m/o 88861074 viewsForest m/o 8886 Volvo B10M/CC at Forest Way with STA buses specialing into the City in background.Dec 12, 2006
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m/o 89251480 viewsForest Coachlines m/o 8925 Mercedes O305G/PMC ex STA 2573 at Forest Way on the 4:15 ex Town Hall 270 to Glenrose. Since sold to Nowra Coaches Pty Ltd, South Nowra.Dec 12, 2006
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m/o 9454812 viewsHawkesfords Mosman Charter Buses Mercedes O305/PMC ex Sydney Buses 2153 at Georges Heights. Since reregd TV 5752.Dec 12, 2006
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TV 13431623 viewsWiseley's, Wingham TV 1343 Denning Denair at Taronga ZooDec 12, 2006
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TV 17651879 viewsHopkinsons TV 1765 Denning Decker ex Video Pak, Frenchs Forest, at Taronga Zoo on a 7 coach charter to Clifton Gardens.Dec 12, 2006
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m/o 8501931 viewsSouth Trans (72) Leyland Lynx/Leyland UK Sold to Wide Bay Transit, Qld as 633 HTS.Dec 11, 2006
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350 ISI1166 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.Dec 06, 2006
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102 CDV1178 viewsFrom Rotherys of Rockhampton is this new Denning Phoenix. Photographed by Denair in Rotherys attractive livery.Dec 06, 2006
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894 HHC2365 viewsHere we see Mk2 MAN SL200/Ansair seen with Youngs of Rockhampton as (42) in their colourful livery. Photo by Denair. It is ex (292) 0292AO, OVO329 Melbourne Bus Link, Footscray, Vic.-ex (292) MWE292 The MET/PTC, Melbourne.Dec 06, 2006
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128 JGI2231 viewsFrom Youngs of Rockhampton is this Mercedes Benz O500LE/Bustech VST. Photo by DenairDec 06, 2006
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m/o 7677 and m/o 89342145 viewsEx-Adelaide and ex-State Transit artics. Which looks better? First one is 7677, Volvo B58 articulated from Adelaide and the second one is 8934, ex-Sydney Buses 2567.Dec 05, 2006
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m/o 94531445 viewsFirst trip for this brand new Volvo B12BLEA/CC CB60 artic for Forest Coachlines, 9453. Seen at Killarney Heights on route 270.Dec 05, 2006
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m/o 94531787 viewsFirst trip for this brand new Volvo B12BLEA/CC CB60 artic for Forest Coachlines, 9453. Seen at Killarney Heights on route 270 on its first trip.Dec 05, 2006
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m/o 48021441 viewsBrand new Volvo B12BLE/CC CB60. This is the first time for the STA that fleet numbers had gone over 4000. Seen at Burwood is 4802.Dec 05, 2006
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m/o 34291544 viewsBeauty in the rain. Sydney Buses Kingsgrove depot's 3429 Scania L113TRBL 14.5m/Ansair is seen heading to Eastgardens through Kingsford on route 400 in heavy rain on a Sunday afternoon.Dec 05, 2006
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m/o 94531870 viewsNew for Forest Coach Lines is this Volvo B12BLEA / CC CB60 Evo II Articulated bus, for use on Forest's increasingly popular City 270 service. Dec 03, 2006
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m/o 92021886 viewsNew for Forest Coachlines is this Volvo B12BLE/CC CB60. Photographed at their Terrey Hills depot. Dec 03, 2006
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m/o 80962618 viewsFrom Westbus Bonnyrigg is this Mercedes O405 with Custom Coach body, this bus has received a full refurb pack, which has prolonged this buses life for over another 10 years. The refurb pack that all Westbus vehicles will eventually go through includes new Floor's, Seat covering, and new walls. Dec 03, 2006
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5580AO2436 viewsWearing Firefly's new colours is number 80 "Born to Express" a Denning Landseer decker. Seen at the Sydney Coach terminal preparing for it's overnight non stop trip to Melbourne via the M31 Freeway. It is ex HC54/14DT; ex (83) EFT225 Australian Pacific Tours, Sandringham, Vic and was sold to Top End Escapes, Darwin, Northern Territory.Dec 03, 2006
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TV 38771818 viewsThis is a Volvo B7R with Coach Design body from Keans of Scone. Keans operated an express coach service from Sydnay to Scone daily (now ceased), this service has previously been operated by Volvo B10M coaches and Leyland Tiger coaches. The service was almost exclusively operated by these Volvo B7R's when this photo was taken in 2006. Dec 03, 2006
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TV 47642007 viewsFrom Premier Motor Service is this Scania K124EB with Autobus Bodywork. This was previously registered BUS 777 and was the last Autobus built for Premier MS. Seen at Sydney awaiting departure on an evening Brisbane service. Dec 03, 2006
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AL14KG1824 viewsA recent acquisition as a demonstrator by Busways' Glendenning depot in Western Sydney is (790) AL 14 KG, a Scania K230UB with Custom Coaches new 'CB60 EVO II' body.Dec 03, 2006
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AL14KG1472 viewsBusways (790) Scania/CC Evo II demonstrator. This fleet number was subsequently reissued to a Scania K230UB/CC.Dec 03, 2006
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AL14KG1456 viewsRear view of Busways (790) Scania/CC Evo II demonstrator. This fleet number was subsequently reissued to a Scania K230UB/CC.Dec 03, 2006
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MO 7259674 viewsBowman Goulburn Bedford VAL70(UF)/CC ex Goulburn Bus Service (part of Macquarie Towns Bus Lines (Guild Management Services)), ex Macquarie Towns, Windsor - New to Duffy Gross Vale as MO 7259. Shown here after its withdrawal to go to Sydney for preservation.Dec 02, 2006
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MO 7259767 viewsBowman Goulburn Bedford VAL70(UF)/CC ex Goulburn Bus Service (part of Macquarie Towns Bus Lines (Guild Management Services), ex Macquarie Towns, Windsor - New to Duffy Gross Vale as MO 7259. Shown here after its withdrawal to go to Sydney for preservation.Dec 02, 2006
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MO 7259629 viewsBowman Goulburn Bedford VAL70(UF)/CC ex Goulburn Bus Service (part of Macquarie Towns Bus Lines (Guild Management Services)), ex Macquarie Towns, Windsor - New to Duffy Gross Vale as MO 7259. Shown here after its withdrawal on its way to Sydney for preservation.Dec 02, 2006
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MO 7259713 viewsBowman Goulburn Bedford VAL70(UF)/CC ex Goulburn Bus Service (part of Macquarie Towns Bus Lines (Guild Management Services)), ex Macquarie Towns, Windsor - New to Duffy Gross Vale as MO 7259. Shown here after its withdrawal on it way to Sydney for preservation.Dec 02, 2006
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MO 7259756 viewsBowman Goulburn Bedford VAL70(UF)/CC ex Goulburn Bus Service (part of Macquarie Towns Bus Lines (Guild Management Services)), ex Macquarie Towns, Windsor - New to Duffy Gross Vale as MO 7259. Shown here after its withdrawal to go to Sydney for preservation.Dec 02, 2006
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m/o 9079777 viewsLatest business venture for Hawkesfords, the takeover of Mosman Coaches now Mosman Charter Buses. Seen here is Mercedes-Benz O305/PMC ex Sydney Buses 2344 fitted with wheelchair lift in rear stairwell, operating shopping tours near Tempe 2/12/2006. Since reregd TV 5755Dec 02, 2006
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m/o 1971527 viewsVoyager Coaches Leyland Leopard PSU3E/2R/PMC seen departing the Randwick races. It was ex Mosman Coaches m/o 197; ex Tezza & Co, Port Botany u/r; ex Connex (38) m/o 708; ex Crossley Bus Lines, Revesby m/o 708; ex m/o 8843; ex Punchbowl Bus Co m/o 4559. Deregd 27/11/07. Nov 30, 2006
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m/o 29921217 views2992 is Waverley depot's second MkIV/PMC in Volgren livery. Seen departing the City on route 389.Nov 30, 2006
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m/o 10572597 viewsHillsbus Toy Bus (84) Volvo B10BLE/Custom Coaches 'CB60'. A lot of toys can be seen at the front window.Nov 30, 2006
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m/o 90801142 viewsForest Coach Lines Volvo B12BLE/CC "CB60" seen at the QVB terminus prior to operating a route 270 to Terrey Hills.Nov 30, 2006
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m/o 23501538 viewsSydney Buses Leichhardt Mercedes/PMC MkII (2350) at the Millers Point terminus during the night before operating a route 431. Since sold to the Belfield Group Ltd, Rossmore Park NSWNov 30, 2006
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m/o 89252433 viewsForest Coach Lines Mercedes O305G/PMC artic seen in the Killarney Heights loop on route 270 as it crosses a speed hump. Ex-STA 2573.Nov 30, 2006
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m/o 440952 viewsBusabout Scania L113CRB/Nambucca ex NSW Department of Corrective Services, Sydney (B30F).Nov 20, 2006
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m/o 14541995 viewsHillsbus Volvo B10MA/Custom Coaches Series CB50 at Northmead DepotNov 20, 2006
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m/o 84761573 viewsFrom Daniella Bus & Coach is this Mercedes O305 / PMC ex Shorelink (53) ex Mt Kuringai ex Shorelink (8) ex UTA Mk1 1955. Dont know if this was on Charter or was operating the very hard to figure out Starbus shuttle services. Nov 18, 2006
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m/o 76491144 viewsPremier Illawarra 7649 is a Scania L94IB with CC 510 bodywork, this bus is ex John J Hill and is on Route 34 which was diverted via Barnes St (see the fading street sign) due to constant vandalism of buses when they used to operate via the nearby Nannawilli Street. Amazingly this damage has ceased entirely, and also given me a bus service which is much closer to my house. Seen her 18/11/2006.Nov 18, 2006
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m/o 9248859 viewsPremier Illawarra MAN 18.280/CC CB50 enters Oak Flats Station running 15 minutes late due to the daily heavy traffic through Albion Park Rail. Northbound was even worse which it took me 24 minutes to travel 2.5km's to get to the Freeway Entrance. Nov 18, 2006
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MO 61271696 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! Nov 18, 2006
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MO 6611866 viewsMO 6611 is the latest bus delivered to Premier Illawarra, but not for long with another 4 of these due anyday now. This is a Volvo B7RLE with CC CB50HCL bodywork. Photographed in George Street, Berkeley. Since reregd 4753 MO.Nov 18, 2006
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TV 17221411 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.Nov 18, 2006
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m/o 61701127 viewsWhat was supposed to be the last refurb Canberra Mercedes (see comments on 6190) is Premier Illawarra m/o 6170 at Albion Park Rail East on route 51. Route 51 is a new route from Wollongong to Albion Park via Warrawong. Bit of a roundabout route to take to get from Albion Park to Wollongong, but routes 51 70 76 all connect to the Direct Lake Link service, but at least it provides a good link for people from Albion Park to the Warrawong shopping centres (which is one of the big retail precincts in Wollongong)Nov 18, 2006
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m/o 61901325 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.Nov 18, 2006
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m/o 63131284 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. Nov 18, 2006
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m/o 7235960 viewsPremier Illawarra ex John J Hill Mercedes O405 / CC on Route 51 at Lake Illawarra (the suburb not the actual lake) going through a dish gutter. Seen here 18/11/2006.Nov 18, 2006
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