• Advertisement

PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Perth / Western Australia Transport Discussion

Moderators: perthbus, Mr OC Benz

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby Squiddy » Wed Jun 26, 2019 5:33 pm

2831-33 at Shenton Park

2945 at Joondalup

1972 back from refurb
Currently working on my bus photography site where I'm aiming to photograph every Transperth bus in Perth - have (almost) everything!

Check out https://squiddysbuses.com/ !!! :D
User avatar
Squiddy
 
Posts: 252
Joined: Fri May 05, 2017 3:20 am
Location: Perth
Has thanked: 58 times
Been thanked: 83 times
Favourite Vehicle: Anything with new bus smell!!

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby sylar » Wed Jun 26, 2019 7:52 pm

1376 back from refurb as well
sylar
 
Posts: 280
Joined: Sun Sep 07, 2014 10:37 am
Location: Perth, Western Australia
Has thanked: 124 times
Been thanked: 50 times

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby Zidanehartono » Thu Jun 27, 2019 5:21 pm

Is 2569 back at Shenton Park? Saw it doing 791.
The one who catches the Perth Stadium bus like an illegal immigrant by only to gunzel for buses & trains and/or to go anywhere else.

TP3085 always operates the first 654 trip to Perth Stadium.
User avatar
Zidanehartono
 
Posts: 270
Joined: Thu Dec 17, 2015 8:48 pm
Location: STW9 HQ (Nine Perth Studio)
Has thanked: 13 times
Been thanked: 18 times
Favourite Vehicle: Custom CB80

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby Off The Rails » Thu Jun 27, 2019 8:45 pm

No, any Swan SOR depot does the 791. Saw 1627 do it this morning.

Cheers! :wink:

P.S Damn you sylar, only 53 minutes late to post it :lol:
Part of a 8 person trek to Mongolia, during July 2016.
Officially the last person to tag off the 381 - 20/5/16.
Second last person to tag off the last timetabled 16 - 23/08/19.
User avatar
Off The Rails
 
Posts: 1052
Joined: Tue Dec 13, 2011 7:47 pm
Location: No where near the Gutta
Has thanked: 217 times
Been thanked: 211 times
Favourite Vehicle: Anything with an engine brake

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby TP1462 » Fri Jun 28, 2019 6:25 pm

1655 refurbished at Armadale station now


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
User avatar
TP1462
 
Posts: 930
Joined: Sun Aug 07, 2011 3:43 pm
Has thanked: 361 times
Been thanked: 170 times
Favourite Vehicle: B7RLE, OC500LE, 0305, B10M.

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby Zidanehartono » Sat Jun 29, 2019 6:17 pm

Today's Fremantle Line Train Replacement buses are:

3004
3009
3013
3020
3022
3034
3037
3055
3058
3061
3076
3082
1594
1650
1618
1684
1672

Anymore to add?
The one who catches the Perth Stadium bus like an illegal immigrant by only to gunzel for buses & trains and/or to go anywhere else.

TP3085 always operates the first 654 trip to Perth Stadium.
User avatar
Zidanehartono
 
Posts: 270
Joined: Thu Dec 17, 2015 8:48 pm
Location: STW9 HQ (Nine Perth Studio)
Has thanked: 13 times
Been thanked: 18 times
Favourite Vehicle: Custom CB80

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby Bus-1809 » Sun Jun 30, 2019 10:48 am

There were some low numbered Cambridge NH's out too I think. 1340 and 1343. 1338 their oldest was spotted on a late night circle last night too
If it's not a ZF, take it back!

Holder of W.A's largest transport sound recording collection. Over 1,300 recordings of vehicles and constantly expanding for the enjoyment of future generations.
User avatar
Bus-1809
 
Posts: 2945
Joined: Wed Mar 08, 2006 3:40 pm
Has thanked: 53 times
Been thanked: 347 times
Favourite Vehicle: As long as it's not a B7...

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby Off The Rails » Sun Jun 30, 2019 1:53 pm

Zidanehartono wrote:Today's Fremantle Line Train Replacement buses are:

3004 3009 3013 3020 3022 3034 3037 3055 3058 3061 3076 3082 1594 1650 1618 1684 1672

Anymore to add?

Plenty more
1333, 1334, 1337, 1338, 1339, 1340, 1341 (38 and 41 were sent out from standby to do trips), 1435, 1478, 1600, 1609, 1624, 1672, 1682, 1684, 2019, 2405, 2442, 2448, 2506, 2564, 2815, 3019, 3046, 3052.

Cheers! :wink:
Part of a 8 person trek to Mongolia, during July 2016.
Officially the last person to tag off the 381 - 20/5/16.
Second last person to tag off the last timetabled 16 - 23/08/19.
User avatar
Off The Rails
 
Posts: 1052
Joined: Tue Dec 13, 2011 7:47 pm
Location: No where near the Gutta
Has thanked: 217 times
Been thanked: 211 times
Favourite Vehicle: Anything with an engine brake

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby TP1462 » Thu Jul 04, 2019 12:28 pm

BEA4126 was seen at Cockburn station yesterday morning on a Perth bound service approx 09:20AM with BEB5098 I’m pretty sure I was driving at the time


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
User avatar
TP1462
 
Posts: 930
Joined: Sun Aug 07, 2011 3:43 pm
Has thanked: 361 times
Been thanked: 170 times
Favourite Vehicle: B7RLE, OC500LE, 0305, B10M.

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby LB608 » Thu Jul 04, 2019 3:00 pm

TP1462 wrote:BEA4126 was seen at Cockburn station yesterday morning on a Perth bound service approx 09:20AM with BEB5098 I’m pretty sure I was driving at the time


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

Most people know if they are driving
LB608
 
Posts: 893
Joined: Sat Mar 06, 2004 7:56 pm
Location: New Zealand
Has thanked: 0 time
Been thanked: 46 times

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby Bus-1809 » Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:13 pm

Sorry for the short notice, but today is the last day of Country Week. If any of our resident gunzels who aren't stuck behind a desk or steering wheel are free, head out to Challenge Stadium. Buses will be around both ends of the stadium.

NOTE: There will be school kids around. Don't do anything you shouldn't.
If it's not a ZF, take it back!

Holder of W.A's largest transport sound recording collection. Over 1,300 recordings of vehicles and constantly expanding for the enjoyment of future generations.
User avatar
Bus-1809
 
Posts: 2945
Joined: Wed Mar 08, 2006 3:40 pm
Has thanked: 53 times
Been thanked: 347 times
Favourite Vehicle: As long as it's not a B7...

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby TP1462 » Fri Jul 05, 2019 2:14 pm

Two of the Australind ADP driving trailers just passed through Armadale station on a test run to Byford/Mundijong looked to be ADP101 & ADP103


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
User avatar
TP1462
 
Posts: 930
Joined: Sun Aug 07, 2011 3:43 pm
Has thanked: 361 times
Been thanked: 170 times
Favourite Vehicle: B7RLE, OC500LE, 0305, B10M.

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby sylar » Fri Jul 05, 2019 8:04 pm

1970 and 1971 also back from refurb

1175 & 1176 (still with yellow seat handles) from Carnarvon and 1508 from Geraldton are up for Auction at Manheims.
sylar
 
Posts: 280
Joined: Sun Sep 07, 2014 10:37 am
Location: Perth, Western Australia
Has thanked: 124 times
Been thanked: 50 times

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby ozi_mister_d » Sat Jul 06, 2019 12:35 pm

Sorry its late posting; on Thursday 4 July, spotted TP1863 doing 36T on Great Eastern Hwy, Burswood, around 7.30pm

I've never seen short-wheel base gassie on MIdland's before.
Michael
TP-1120 was the last bus I drove for Metrobus, Saturday 27th June 1998.
User avatar
ozi_mister_d
 
Posts: 88
Joined: Thu Dec 17, 2009 6:04 pm
Has thanked: 78 times
Been thanked: 12 times
Favourite Vehicle: Mercedes Benz O305 UQB-171

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby Squiddy » Sun Jul 07, 2019 3:01 am

ozi_mister_d wrote:Sorry its late posting; on Thursday 4 July, spotted TP1863 doing 36T on Great Eastern Hwy, Burswood, around 7.30pm

I've never seen short-wheel base gassie on MIdland's before.


1863 is a full-length OC, not a midi. It's one of Malaga's though, recently there have been quite a few buses moving between Welshpool and Malaga/Bayswater (though they rarely stay there for more that a couple of days)

Welshpool does have OC midis 1910-17 and 1919 and they can end up on 36/294s from time to time
Currently working on my bus photography site where I'm aiming to photograph every Transperth bus in Perth - have (almost) everything!

Check out https://squiddysbuses.com/ !!! :D
User avatar
Squiddy
 
Posts: 252
Joined: Fri May 05, 2017 3:20 am
Location: Perth
Has thanked: 58 times
Been thanked: 83 times
Favourite Vehicle: Anything with new bus smell!!

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby sylar » Mon Jul 08, 2019 10:59 pm

2936 was on a 565 to Warnbro TS this morning.
sylar
 
Posts: 280
Joined: Sun Sep 07, 2014 10:37 am
Location: Perth, Western Australia
Has thanked: 124 times
Been thanked: 50 times

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby Squiddy » Tue Jul 09, 2019 12:54 am

sylar wrote:2936 was on a 565 to Warnbro TS this morning.


Must have been swapped back early, by chance I caught it on a 530 out of Cockburn at around 10:30am today.

1905 is/was also at Rockingham, saw it running 555s this afternoon.

2834 is delivered and in service at Shenton Park as well

Also: Busselton NHs 1158, 1159, 1173, 1174 and 1177 have all been withdrawn and parked at the back of CV Depot along with ex-Geraldton NHs 1160 and 1301, and a handful of ex-Transperth stuff. Not sure what's gone to Busselton to replace them
Currently working on my bus photography site where I'm aiming to photograph every Transperth bus in Perth - have (almost) everything!

Check out https://squiddysbuses.com/ !!! :D
User avatar
Squiddy
 
Posts: 252
Joined: Fri May 05, 2017 3:20 am
Location: Perth
Has thanked: 58 times
Been thanked: 83 times
Favourite Vehicle: Anything with new bus smell!!

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby Squiddy » Wed Jul 10, 2019 2:55 pm

1973 back from refurb
Currently working on my bus photography site where I'm aiming to photograph every Transperth bus in Perth - have (almost) everything!

Check out https://squiddysbuses.com/ !!! :D
User avatar
Squiddy
 
Posts: 252
Joined: Fri May 05, 2017 3:20 am
Location: Perth
Has thanked: 58 times
Been thanked: 83 times
Favourite Vehicle: Anything with new bus smell!!

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby Woolies_truck » Thu Jul 11, 2019 7:19 pm

2001,2002 and 2003 back from refurb for bayswater, 2006 currently away.
1377,1378 and 1379 away for welshpool.
:D
User avatar
Woolies_truck
 
Posts: 10
Joined: Mon May 27, 2019 2:31 pm
Location: Perth
Has thanked: 0 time
Been thanked: 3 times
Favourite Vehicle: MAN NG313F

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby Zidanehartono » Fri Jul 19, 2019 1:02 pm

TP2579 is in the HBF AOA.
The one who catches the Perth Stadium bus like an illegal immigrant by only to gunzel for buses & trains and/or to go anywhere else.

TP3085 always operates the first 654 trip to Perth Stadium.
User avatar
Zidanehartono
 
Posts: 270
Joined: Thu Dec 17, 2015 8:48 pm
Location: STW9 HQ (Nine Perth Studio)
Has thanked: 13 times
Been thanked: 18 times
Favourite Vehicle: Custom CB80

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby Squiddy » Fri Jul 19, 2019 8:10 pm

Zidanehartono wrote:TP2579 is in the HBF AOA.


Has been for over three months now, and was reported here around that time as well I'm sure
Currently working on my bus photography site where I'm aiming to photograph every Transperth bus in Perth - have (almost) everything!

Check out https://squiddysbuses.com/ !!! :D
User avatar
Squiddy
 
Posts: 252
Joined: Fri May 05, 2017 3:20 am
Location: Perth
Has thanked: 58 times
Been thanked: 83 times
Favourite Vehicle: Anything with new bus smell!!

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby ozi_mister_d » Fri Jul 19, 2019 9:52 pm

Spotted TP0100 just after 6pm tonight doing 935F on Alexander Rd Belmont

Never seen this series this far East - always see them on 960’s in Vic Park

Was it change-off or is it always regular service at that time?




Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Michael
TP-1120 was the last bus I drove for Metrobus, Saturday 27th June 1998.
User avatar
ozi_mister_d
 
Posts: 88
Joined: Thu Dec 17, 2009 6:04 pm
Has thanked: 78 times
Been thanked: 12 times
Favourite Vehicle: Mercedes Benz O305 UQB-171

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby Squiddy » Fri Jul 19, 2019 11:02 pm

ozi_mister_d wrote:Spotted TP0100 just after 6pm tonight doing 935F on Alexander Rd Belmont

Never seen this series this far East - always see them on 960’s in Vic Park

Was it change-off or is it always regular service at that time?




Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk


100 and 101 are both at Welshpool Depot now (from Malaga), they'll be there for the foreseeable future as they're covering for the Welshpool OCs that are away being refurbished
Currently working on my bus photography site where I'm aiming to photograph every Transperth bus in Perth - have (almost) everything!

Check out https://squiddysbuses.com/ !!! :D
User avatar
Squiddy
 
Posts: 252
Joined: Fri May 05, 2017 3:20 am
Location: Perth
Has thanked: 58 times
Been thanked: 83 times
Favourite Vehicle: Anything with new bus smell!!

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby Squiddy » Tue Jul 23, 2019 1:20 pm

A few Swan buses have moved around with Mt. Claremont opening on the weekend.

All of Beckenham's remaining artics (3019, 37, 40, 43, 46) have been moved there, seen them all around on 950s now.

Midvale's 2450 (edit: seen 2454 too) has been moved to Beckenham.

That's all I've seen, anything else?
Currently working on my bus photography site where I'm aiming to photograph every Transperth bus in Perth - have (almost) everything!

Check out https://squiddysbuses.com/ !!! :D
User avatar
Squiddy
 
Posts: 252
Joined: Fri May 05, 2017 3:20 am
Location: Perth
Has thanked: 58 times
Been thanked: 83 times
Favourite Vehicle: Anything with new bus smell!!

Re: PTA / Transperth & Private Observations - 2019

Postby sylar » Tue Jul 23, 2019 7:04 pm

Squiddy wrote:A few Swan buses have moved around with Mt. Claremont opening on the weekend.

All of Beckenham's remaining artics (3019, 37, 40, 43, 46) have been moved there, seen them all around on 950s now.

Midvale's 2450 (edit: seen 2454 too) has been moved to Beckenham.

That's all I've seen, anything else?



Is North Freo depot still operating or has it's fleet and operations relocated to Mt Claremont ?
sylar
 
Posts: 280
Joined: Sun Sep 07, 2014 10:37 am
Location: Perth, Western Australia
Has thanked: 124 times
Been thanked: 50 times

PreviousNext


  • Advertisement

Return to Discussion - Perth / WA

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests