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OVO 3271099 viewsMelbourne Bus Link (226) MAN SL200/Ansair Mk1 later regd 0288 AO – one of the last MAN SL200/MK1’s to be withdrawn from MBL on 23/5/2002. It was sold to Party Time Tours it was stored at Party Bus, Dandenong Vic, due to its engine not working.It was then sold in 2007 to Dee Decker Tours, North Sunshine, Vic, then shortly afterwards sold to Bus Buddys (Laughter Unlimited Tours), Sunshine, Vic. Noted derelict in Sunshine in 2010.
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MCC 50821 viewsMcCafferty’s 50th Annniversary Coach (350) Denning in the then new Gold paint scheme after it was renumbered from (50) and reregd from ?. Photo would be from early 90's, taken just after having been run through the wash at Ventura's South Oakleigh Depot.
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PFX 683781 viewsGemini Tours – this was an Ansair bodied Mercedes Benz 0303.
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MO 2960732 viewsDeanes Queanbeyan (21) Mercedes-Benz O305/PMC ex STA Mark II 2307 11/98, complete with Bulbar. Sold to Murphy's Commercials (dealer), Mayfield by 17/10/05.
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1000 MO680 viewsBusways North Coast (120) Scania K92/Custom Coaches ex m/o 7726 at Buladelah in 2009.
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5580 MO612 viewsBusways North Coast (652) Mercedes-Benz LO814/AB Denning Vario ex MO 4461; ex King Bros (37). at Port Macquarie in 2009. It has since come to Sydney at Mulgrave depot as m/o 5646.
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1010 MO608 viewsBusways North Coast (520) Mercedes-Benz LO812/MCA ex MO 5447; ex MO 2124; ex King Bros (303); ex Great Lakes Coaches, Bulahdelah, at Buladelah in 2009. Since deregd
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MO 5224573 viewsBusways North Coast (599) Mercedes-Benz O405NH/Bustech ex King Bros (6). at Port Macquarie in 2009. It was reregd 1060 MO soon after this.
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OQC 868561 viewsNational Bus Co (701) Mercedes Benz O405NH/Custom “550” on football duties at VFL Park Waverley. Subsequently with Ventura it retained that fleet number but acquired rego1758 AO and later was repainted into Smartbus livery.
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4176 AO540 viewsCrown Coaches (76) Stretched Toyota Coaster September 2007. Was used to carry a lot of wheelchairs, used on handicapped runs.
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4167 AO539 viewsCrown Coaches (67) Hino BC144/PMCA Cub September 2007.
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4423 AO537 viewsPeninsula Buslines (Grenda) (423) Volvo B10B/Volgren on Rail replacement at Mordialloc Station [this bus has never had the extra number added to make it 423]. It became (423) with Ventura
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2411 AO534 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (Grenda) (311) Volvo B10B/Volgren ex Frankston Passenger Service on Rail Replacement leaving Mitcham station, It later became (311) 2411 AO with Ventura.
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4647 MO529 viewsBusways North Coast (600) Mercedes-Benz O405NH/Bustech ex MO 5229; ex King Bros (96), at Port Macquarie in 2009.
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1006 MO519 viewsBusways North Coast (516) Mercedes OH1421/Custom Coaches SB50 ex MO 5447; ex King Bros (215), at Buladelah in 2009.
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TV 2902507 viewsLoaders, Grenfell (1) Motorcoach/ MCA Classic III in Countrylink livery in 2004. Reseated from C50FT - Repainted out of Countrylink livery by 2/12.
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PFW 584502 viewsNational Bus Co (719) Mercedes Benz O405NH/Custom “550” wore this livery for Titans Basketball team when new, seen here at Doncaster Depot. Subsequently with Ventura it retained that fleet number but acquired rego 1719 AO and later was repainted into Smartbus livery.
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1050 MO502 viewsBusways North Coast (234) Mercedes-Benz O405/Custom Coaches ex m/o 8670. at Port Macquarie in 2009. Has since returned to Sydney at Mulgrave depot as m/o 6251.
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1978 MO479 viewsBusways North Coast (52) Volvo B58-56/Custom Coaches ex MO 5917; ex m/o 4547 at Port Macquarie in 2009. Sold to Warwick Hedges, Gloucester for a motorhome 2/3/10.
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1637 AO468 viewsEchuca-Moama Transit / Newton's Bus Service, Rochester (11?) a 2012, Express, Scania K280UB
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?465 viewsStuarts Coaches, Nowra Leyland Leopard/Freighter ex Womera Rocker Range. It was subseuqentlwy seen as VCN 239 in a Nowra car yard 15/10/1998,
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1014 MO462 viewsBusways North Coast (873) MAN 18.280/Custom Coaches SB400 ex MO 5917; ex Stock 12/08, at Buladelah in 2009. Since transferred to Yamba.
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?458 viewsMcCafferty’s 50th Annniversary Coach (50) Denning in the then new Gold paint scheme before it was renumbered (350) and reregd MCC 50. Photo would be from early 90's, taken just after having been run through the wash at Ventura's South Oakleigh Depot.
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IOW 902456 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (26) Bedford BLP2?/Domino which came from the Grenda parent fleet where it was 33.
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AEG 919454 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (59) Bedford YLQ2/Domino Hedges.
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ATW 861449 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (50) Hino BX340E/Domino.
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MO 1235437 viewsPye’s Gosford City Coaches (4) Scania K93CR/Custom Coaches ex Peninsula, at the Pope’s visit in 1997. Sold to Harris Coaches SA as WTT 577 – since withdrawn.
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HUG 613432 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (16) Bedford Vam 70/Ansair seen here at the Seaford Depot.
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ANW 409431 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (84) AEC Swift 760/PMC new to Portsea Passenger service acquired in there takeover, ex (048), ex (48). repainted into the then up to date livery & seen here at Frankston loading for the long haul to Portsea on the 788.
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AIE 034426 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (54) Hino BG100/Smithfield new to Southland Bus Service.
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IPU 331425 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (31) Bedford BLP2/Ansair.
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NBS 330424 viewsGemini Tours – this was a Domino Tourmaster which came from Leprachaun Tours.
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EFT 237423 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (67) a much modified Mee bodied Albion Viking VK41L ex Hampton Red Bus Service taken over in the formation of Moorabbin Transit & then transferred to Pennisula & is seen here in the Rosebud Depot.
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EKD339423 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (27) Volvo B58-56/Superior cascaded from the Grenda fleet where it was 65 & was second hand from Leslie NSW.
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AOI 833422 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (33) AOI833 Volvo B58-56/Volgren - this bus has Volgren body number 002.
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TV 476421 viewsLoaders, Grenfell (4) Austral Denning Highlander - GM s60 ex King Bros Bus Service (105) TV 476; ex Newman's Bus Service (Botsford Holdings Pty Ltd), Macksville TV 476, in 2004.
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ASP 279421 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (42) Bedford SB5/PMCSA ex Portsea Passenger Service.
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m/o 8638419 viewsHornsby Ku-ring-gai Bus Co – Turramurra Leyland Leopard/Austral Starliner ex Connex NSW Pty Ltd, Menai (62) m/o 7914; ex Southtrans (Deanes Coaches (South) Pty Ltd) (62) m/o 7914 9/99; ex Hopkinson, Smithfield m/o 4542; Rebody ex UK chassis - Reengined with TL11 by 5/90. Since deregistered. Seen here in 2004 on an enthousiasts’ country tour which included Loaders of Grenfell.
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4183 AO419 viewsCrown Coaches Mercedes O303-3/Denning Majestic in September 2007. It appears to have received a more modern Air Conditioner.
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DHE432415 viewsGemini Tours – this was a unusual Domino, Domino ?
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TV 226415 viewsPye’s Gosford City Coaches Scania K93CR/Newnham ex Peninsula, at the Pope’s visit in 1997. Sold to Harris Coaches SA as WTT 576.
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ANW 409415 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (048) AEC Swift 760/PMC new to Portsea Passenger service acquired in there takeover, had been replaced by a Volgren B58 but still in use hence the number 048 in 2007. Later renumbered 84.
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IMQ 341415 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (46) Leyland Tiger Cub/Freighter ex Portsea Passenger Service (This bus has been preserved & lives with the Grenda heritage fleet in Moorabbin).
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KMY 000415 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (1) Bedford SB3/Comair.
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IXG 514414 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines(14) MAN SL200/CAC ex Demo seen here at Frankston Station on Rail replacement.
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LTW 775412 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (15) Bedford Vam70 UF/Newnham seen here at the Seaford Depot.
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AYJ 925412 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (61) Hino BG100/PMCSA.
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1734 AO 410 viewsVentura/National Bus Co (734) Mercedes Benz O405NH/Custom “550” in SmartBus livery. It is ex PLQ 095 with National.
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AJO 133410 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (47) Bedford SB5/PMCSA ex Portsea Passenger Service.
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LLW 830408 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (7) Bedford VAM70/Comair.
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CTG 250407 viewsVentura Bus Lines (138) ex (157) Mercedes OH1316/Newnham ex Hawthorn Bus Service, - new to Willis, Vermont as (17). It and another Mercedes were later swapped with Ryan’s Bus Service (1) Leyland Tiger/PMCSA, becoming (1) and (2) in the Ryan fleet.
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KGW989407 viewsPeninsula Bus Lines (43) AEC Reliance/Freighter ? ex Portsea Passenger Service.
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1649 AO395 viewsEchuca-Moama Transit / Newton's Bus Service, Rochester (3) a 2000 Northcoast, Renault PR100.4 ex Irisbus Demo ( May have been replaced by the XDI which now carries that fleet number)

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1646 AO394 viewsEchuca-Moama Transit / Newton's Bus Service, Rochester (3) Bustech XDi/Bustech.
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TV 892393 viewsAllways, Kingsgrove Leyland Tiger TRCTL11/3R 3-axle/Denning "Majestic". It finished its days as 5201 MO with Prior's Bus Service - Batemans Bay ex MO 5486 (Dereg 27/11/09 and stored at Mogo - sold for a motorhome as BI68RZ -/10.) ex Ausbus, Bundall, QLD 342 BOP (RC46FT); ex Gold Coast Coaches, Bundall; ex Gold Coast Tourist Shuttle, Bundall; ex Allways, This photo taken in 2009 or earlier.
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TV 951387 viewsPremier Motor Service (151) Scania K93CR/P&D. Sold to Sandringham & Brighton Coaches, Moorabbin, VIC as (10) 5172 AO 5/9/03.
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Lineup383 viewsThree Crown Coaches Mercedes O500RF’s/Northcoast Protege in September 2007.
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MO 13 (act)380 viewsDeanes Queanbeyan (43) Volvo B58-56/Comair ex Metropolitan Transport Trust (MTT), Hobart (339) GT 2564 6/96. Sold locally for non-PSV in Queanbeyan as YRK 729. Advertised for sale on Ebay 2/08.
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1645 AO377 viewsEchuca-Moama Transit / Newton's Bus Service, Rochester (2) Mercedes Benz O400/Ansair Orana ex C53D, ex OZI078; ex TVQ603 (NSW) Carbridge, Rozelle, NSW.
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4059 AO377 viewsEchuca-Moama Transit / Newton's Bus Service, Rochester (7) a 1998, NCBC Scania L94UB ex (14) YAH212 (NSW) Carbridge, Sydney, NSW.
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