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Most viewed - Sydney 2000 Olympics
StarCity0400TVQ600.jpg
TVQ 6001818 viewsCarbridge (Rozelle, Sydney) operate the Star City Casino services. TVQ 600 is a Mercedes-Benz O400 with Ansair 'Orana' body. This vehicle was a common sight on route 7 spectator services. It has since been sold to Martin Albury retaining its registration, but since reregd 1925 MO.
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m/o 61351768 viewsRuttys (Wollongong, NSW) (35) m/o 6135 is a Hino RG197K with PMC '160' body and is still as such with Premier Illawarra.
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MO 45461674 viewsMO 4546 is a Mercedes-Benz OH1621 with Austral Pacific 'Starliner' body, part of the growing fleet of King Bros on the NSW North Coast, seen here at Lidcombe Stn. It was sold to Ritchie's Bus Service Griffith from Busways and after Ritchie became part of the Buslines group it was reregd 1327 MO.
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MO 09941673 viewsManly Coaches MO 0994 is a Scania K93-CAG with PMC body, ex Busways (414) MO 0994; ex Peninsula Bus Lines, Umina MO 0994; ex Brisbane Water Coaches -/90. Since reregd TV 5900.
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m/o 80521501 viewsWestbus Mercedes-Benz O305/PMC. ex m/o 7904; ex Calabro; ex Gold Coast Citybus (84) 113 PSI, ex Smekels. SOLD 03/08 to Edwards Coaches, Armidale, N.S.W. with accident damage. A non-Olympic picture taken at the time of the Olympics - in the company's new colours (which did not last long), seen here at Fairfield Stn.
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BUS 8221498 viewsACTION (Canberra) BUS 822 Renault PR100.2/Ansair in the layover area at North Gate, Sydney Olympic Park. Despite the "City Express" destination shown, the bus is preparing to operate a route 7A spectator service to Miranda in Sydney's south.
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m/o 36671457 viewsSydney Buses 3667 MAN 11.220/Ansair 'Orana' laying over between trips at Bicentennial Park, Homebush Bay. It was sold to Trans North Bus & Coach as 019 DTN.
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MO 471456 viewsTransborder from Yass sent (ACT) MO 47 a MAN SL200/CC ex Action (583) BUS 583 12/94 (B42D); ex ZIB 583. Sold to Kingsford Smith Transport, Banksmeadow, NSW as (46) KS 2277 3/02. Resold via Moorebank Auctions to Coachline's Tours (Zivko Blanusa), Bonnyrigg as ZCG 258, then rereg TV 1526.
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OJG 9871452 viewsNational Bus Co (Melbourne) sent a number of buses to Sydney for the Olympics - (503) OJG 987 is a 13.5m Mercedes-Benz O405 with Custom Coaches body. It was later (493) 1653 AO with Ventura/National.
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m/o 75661395 viewsWestbus Windsor 7566 which is reported to be a MAN SL200 with Custom Coaches body ex m/o 7566 Toongabbie Transport Service. Since reregd 4076 MO
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m/o 22581364 viewsSydney Buses Kingsgrove depot put out their best presented vehicle on Olympic duties.
Mk II Mercedes-Benz O305/PMC 2258, seen here at Lidcombe Stn, is the only vehicle remaining in an 'old' colour scheme.
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MO 50831358 viewsCavanaghs (Kempsey, northern NSW) MO 5083 had recently been acquired from ACTION, Canberra (and still wears the ACTION livery). As BUS 674 in the ACTION fleet, it was (and still is) the only Renault PR100.1 in Australia. It was delivered to ACTION for evaluation purposes in 1986 (imported fully bodied from France), and remained in the ACTION fleet until 2000. Since reregd 4215 MO. For sale 8/2010.
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MO 45411357 viewsFearnes of Wagga (south-western NSW) MO 4541 is a Mercedes-Benz 1418/Custom Coaches, acquired from Busways in Sydney. Seen in Riverina Fresh advertising livery.
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MO 6331342 viewsCavanagh's (Kempsey) MO 633 Mercedes-Benz O305G/Ansair is ex-ACTION, Canberra 617. It was withdrawn in 2007.
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373 FMZ1336 viewsVisiting from Queensland was 373 FMZ a Mercedes-Benz O305/PMC (ex STA Mk II 2036), part of the Whitsunday Transit fleet, with signwriting for 'Prosail'. It is no longer in the Whitsunday fleet.
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EXP 2171332 viewsSeen at Lidcombe Stn is Dysons (Melbourne) EXP 217, an Austral "Metroliner" bodied Austral Allstar ex (52) EXP 217 Mee's Bus Lines, Heidelberg Heights, Vic. Later regd 4288 AO and then mo 2475 when transferred to Alice Springs.
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MO 18871191 viewsFearnes (Wagga Wagga) MO 1887 is a Motorcoach bodied Mercedes-Benz O305 - rebody of STA Mk II 2499 advertising the Riverina Institute of TAFE. It went to Busabout Wagga where it became 4000 Mo and then 6106 MO. Sold to Beachwheels Coaches Pty Ltd, Beacon Hill 2/11/09 (after brief storage at Hawkesbury Valley 10/09). Seen here at the Sydney 2000 Olympics
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m/o 8051141 viewsGlenorie Bus Co (now Hillsbus Dural) (5) m/o 805 Volvo B10M/Custom Coaches.
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m/o 52351055 viewsWestbus 5235 Leyland Leopard/Custom Coaches, at North Gate bus layover, Homebush Bay. It has since been sold to R. Chahal and then to K Muir.
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MO 96181036 viewsMO 9618 from Blunts (Casino, northern NSW) is a PMC bodied Merc O305 - ex STA Mk II 2087.
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WUT 8921031 viewsFrom Ruttys of Wollongong is WUT 892, an Ansair bodied Renault PR100.2 - a recent acquisition from ACTION, Canberra (it is ex-ACTION 679). This has since become m/o 6189 with Premier Illawarra.
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MO 33131028 viewsFearnes (Wagga Wagga) MO 3313 is an Ansair 'Orana' bodied Mercedes-Benz OH1418 in advertising livery for Wagga Wagga Marketplace. Now 4017 MO with Busabout, Wagga.
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m/o 33851027 viewsWith STA cancelling their Airport Express services over the Olympic period, the vehicles operated various spectator services. 3385, a PMC '160' bodied Mercedes-Benz O405, is laying over between trips at Bicentennial Park, Homebush Bay.
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OVO 3591016 viewsMelbourne Bus Link (305) OVO 359 is a MAN SL202 with Ansair body, formerly part of the MET fleet. It has since been reregd 0305 AO and Sold to U.S. Buslines, Monbulk.
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m/o 3979977 viewsSydney/Newcastle Buses (3979) Mercedes-Benz O814 Vario/Alan B Denning Airport Express seen here on Olympic duties at the Sydney 2000 Olympics.After being withdrawn later in 2000 it became (415) 209 JRD, 415 GBU Surfside Buslines,Tweed Heads until 2008 when it was withdrawn.
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m/o 1029967 viewsThis is a PMC bodied Leyland Tiger on hire from State Transit to Bus2000, still retaining the livery and signwriting of its former owner North & Western Buslines where it was m/o 4407. Then sold to Crossley Sydney unused then Murphy, Woodhill Qld as 366 GLE.
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PRL 521951 viewsTransit South West (Warrnambool, Vic) PRL 521 Custom Coaches bodied Mercedes Benz OH1421. It has since been reregd 3966 AO.
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MO 4200947 viewsKellams (Ulladulla, NSW South Coast) had a number of Volvos with PMC bodies in Sydney for the Olympics, but MO 4200 is a Custom Coaches bodied MAN 16.240 ex Westbus, Sydney m/o 5616, ex Macquarie Towns Coach Lines, Windsor. Since sold to Cavbus, Logan for parts.
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m/o 7311944 viewsCaringbah Bus Service (Sydney) m/o 7311 is a MAN SL252 with a Hicom body.
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MO 2216940 viewsMylon Motorways (of Wodonga on the NSW/Vic border) MO 2216 is a MAN 16.242 with Ansair 'Orana' body, photographed at Lidcombe Stn. Since this operation was taken over by Dysons from Melbourne it has been reregd onto Victorian plates 4065 AO.
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m/o 357925 viewsSydney Buses (3531) Mercedes-Benz O405/ Custom Coaches "516" ex North & Western Bus Lines m/o 357 on Olympic duties at the Sydney 2000 Olympics. It remained in Sydney Buses service.
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m/o 3973913 viewsSydney/Newcastle Buses (3973) Mercedes-Benz O814 Vario/Alan B Denning Airport Express seen here on Olympic duties at the Sydney 2000 Olympics. After being withdrawn later in 2000 it went to Premier Illawarra from where it was traded to Volvo dealer.
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m/o 3405899 viewsSydney/Newcastle Buses (3405) Mercedes-Benz O405N/Ansair Orana Airport Express seen here on Olympic duties at the Sydney 2000 Olympics. It is now on general duties at Newcastle.
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NXX 650897 viewsMoorabbin Transit (Melbourne) (15) NXX 650 is a Volgren bodied Volvo B10M. Later regd 4515 AO.
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m/o 5000897 viewsSydney Buses (3566) MAN SL202/PMC Metro"90" seen here on Olympic duties at the 2000 Olympic Games, It was sold to Baxter's Bus Lines (Holroyd Bus Lines Pty Ltd), Villawood as (48) m/o 1089, then to transit First (Demerton Pty Ltd), Bankstown as (70), then to Veolia Transport (NSW) Pty Ltd, Bankstown as (691).
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FOM 308874 viewsPanorama of Melbourne FOM 308 is an Ansair bodied Scania L113CRB, seen here at Bicentennial Park. Then reregd 3007 AO and subsequently sold to Spencer Gulf Coaches, Port Pirie, SA. where it became XLR 723.
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m/o 3406862 viewsSydney/Newcastle Buses (3406) Mercedes-Benz O405N/Ansair Orana 160 Airport Express seen here on Olympic duties at the Sydney 2000 Olympics. It is now on general duties at Newcastle.
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MO 4328861 viewsMartins of Albury (on the NSW/Victorian border) MO 4328 is a Custom Coaches bodied Isuzu LT1-11P, acquired from Baxters in Sydney.
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m/o 7872848 viewsSydney Buses (3580) Leyland Tiger/Custom Coaches ex North & Western Bus Lines m/o 613 on Olympic duties at the Sydney 2000 Olympics. It was then sold to RS Voss, Hervey Bay, Qld who sold out to Bay Bus Coach Hervey Bay around 1/7/2003 where it became 213 GJM - since deregd.

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m/o 5000831 viewsSydney Buses (3566) MAN SL202/PMC Metro"90" seen here on Olympic duties at the 2000 Olympic Games, It was sold to Baxter's Bus Lines (Holroyd Bus Lines Pty Ltd), Villawood as (48) m/o 1089, then to transit First (Demerton Pty Ltd), Bankstown as (70), then to Veolia Transport (NSW) Pty Ltd, Bankstown as (691).
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m/o 1025824 viewsSydney Buses (3581) Leyland Tiger/Custom Coaches ex North & Western Bus Lines m/o 756, ex m/o 7191, on Olympic duties at the Sydney 2000 Olympics. It was sold 6.7.01 to Tory’s Tours, Maryborough, Qld as 639 GDA then Keith Dodd, Maryborough

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m/o 1030818 viewsSydney Buses (3578) Leyland Tiger/PMC ex North & Western Bus Lines m/o 351 on Olympic duties at the Sydney 2000 Olympics.It was then sold to Crossley Revesby as m/o 7970. Then reregistered m/o 002 - stored at Green Helensburgh after take over by Connex. Then Kynoch Coaches, Toowoomba, QLD (74) 259 GPA.
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m/o 9195815 viewsBaxters Bus Lines (12) Volvo B10B/Custom Coaches “238” which was reregd m/o 6474 with Transdev after fire damage repair in 2014 and then losing its fleet number (117). Seen here on Olympic duties in 2000.
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CXW 871810 viewsIvanhoe BC from Melbourne sent two of the Elwood/PMC's to Sydney for the Olympics - this one is (7) CXW 871. It was later reregd 2807 AO and then sold to Keith SA as WZH 692.
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MO 149 (ACT)794 viewsDeane's (Queanbeyan NSW) (66) MO 149 is a Leyland Tiger with PMC 'SE2' body ex Lever Coach Lines, Queanbeyan (149) MO 149. Since reregd 4503 MO.
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m/o 9190 794 viewsSydney Buses (3601) Leyland Tiger/PMC ex North & Western Bus Lines m/o 5922 ex m/o 7659 on Olympic duties at the Sydney 2000 Olympics. It was then sold to Crossley where it became (17) 417 GQV at Glasshouse Country Coaches.
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069 CXX789 views069 CXX is a Custom Coaches bodied Hino RG197K from Logan Coaches which subsequebtly became (22) at Minden Bus Service and then lost that fleet number but retained the registration at Q Bus Gatton which also covers the Minden operation.
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MO 4804784 viewsMartins of Albury MO 4804 is a Metrotec 16.210 with Custom Coaches '510' body. Since reregd 1948 MO.
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MO 2712772 viewsEdwards of Armidale MO 2712 - Mercedes-Benz OH1418 with Custom Coaches body. Later registered 6028 MO.
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m/o 3391770 viewsSydney/Newcastle Buses (3391) Mercedes-Benz O405/PMC 160 Airport Express seen here on Olympic duties at the Sydney 2000 Olympics.Since withdrawal, it has become BBL 28 with Brisbane Bus Lines, Enoggera Qld.
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MO 0384761 viewsFrom the northern NSW town of Nimbin is MO 0384, a Custom Coaches bodied Mercedes-Benz OH1316. It is now with Waller Nimbin, ex Marsh's, Nimbin; ex Couch, Lismore.
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MO 2895760 viewsMO 2895 is a P&D bodied Hino from Ogden's in Western New South Wales ex Fitzgerald, Mudgee MO 2895.
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m/o 3385750 viewsSydney/Newcastle Buses (3385) Mercedes-Benz O405/PMC 160 Airport Express seen here on Olympic duties at the Sydney 2000 Olympics.It is now on general duties at Randwick.
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MO 0396740 viewsDubbo Coaches (31) MO 0396 is a 1985 Custom Coaches bodied Nissan RB30R, seen here at Lidcombe Stn. Since reregd 1186 MO.
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FRP 563733 viewsMoreland Bus Lines (Melbourne) FRP 563 is a Custom Coaches bodied MAN 14.190, seen here at Bicentennial Park, Homebush Bay. Since reregd 1435 AO.
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m/o 5715713 viewsRover Coaches (Cessnock, NSW) Leyland Tiger with PMC '160' body. It has since been regd 3465 MO.
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MO 0778710 viewsForster Coaches (6) Mercedes-Benz OC1621/Custom Coaches at the Sydney 2000 Olympics. It was sold to Baxter’s (Holroyd Bus Lines Pty Ltd), Glendenning as (8) MO 0778 12/06, then rereg TV 5096.
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MO 4934707 viewsForster Coaches (11) L94UB/Bustech at the Sydney 2000 Olympics. It has been reregd 5841 MO.

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m/o 6137680 viewsRutty’s Bus Service Renault PR100-2/Ansair ex Action, Canberra, ACT (684) BUS 684 5/00 during the 2000 Olympic Games. It saw further service with Prmier Illawarra befoe being withdrawn 16/5/2009.
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MO 1331677 viewsDubbo Coaches (44) Mercedes-Benz OC1621/Custom Coaches at the Sydney 2000 Olympics. It was reregd 1173 MO and later transferred to Berrima Buslines for storage & sale by 8/09 and sold 12/09.
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