Bus Australia Photo Gallery


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m/o 8400269 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Hino RG197K/Custom Coaches, later reregisterd m/o 043 and still in service with Transdev as such in 2014.
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m/o 8432320 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/Smithfield ex Ventura Bus Lines, Melbourne, VIC (89) IVI 089, in AOA. It retained that rego with Westway where it was being used for parts at the depot by 12/01.
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m/o 8448267 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Volvo B58/PMCA 160 rebodied by Crossley, chassis ex (364) ZIB 31 Smithfield body SB430. It subsequently operated with Logan Coaches and Cavbus in Qld as 486 DSB.
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m/o 9248379 viewsCrossley Bus Lines Leyland Leopard/PMC ex Ventura Melbourne (61) FRW 061 ex CAY 561. It was reregd m/o 350 before going to Connex as (19). From there it became AC77EF with Gallacher, Brownsville, then AC77EF Yallah Roadhouse then AC77EF Ambush Adventure Tours.
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m/o 4403299 viewsDelwood Coaches Leyland Leopard PSU3E/2R/Custom Coaches. Sold to Southtrans (Deanes Coaches (South) Pty Ltd), Menai as (29) m/o 4403 4/1/91, dereg 10/95 and wrecked for parts.
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m/o 4525268 viewsDelwood Coaches Commer/CC showing the Lidcombe destination for route 59 which was operated from 1970/1 to 1974.
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m/o 4967339 viewsDelwood Coaches (Parramatta Villawood Bus Service) Leyland B21/PMCSA. Ex Leyland Australia Demonstrator. Sold to Allways Bus & Coach Service, Kingsgrove as m/o 4967 7/91, then to Gilberts (dlr), Villawood - Resold to Interline Bus & Coach (Ingleburn Bus Services Pty Ltd), Ingleburn 11/93 for parts.
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m/o 5298289 viewsDelwood Coaches AEC Reliance/Custom Coaches ex Paramatta-Villawood Bus Service m/o 5298 1/1/78. To Holroyd Bus Lines Pty Ltd as (60) m/o 5298 - Subsequent disposal unknown.
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m/o 5597298 viewsDelwood Coaches IBC 6x2 - GM 6v71/Custom Coaches. Sold to Junee Buses Pty Ltd, Junee as MO 9659 -/89, then to Allan's Bus Service, Wondai, QLD as 220 CFK - subsequent disposal unknown.
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TV 347346 viewsDelwood Coaches Denning Denair. ex TV 722. To Holroyd Bus Lines Pty Ltd as (65) TV 347, then Palmer's Leisure Tours (AR & JP Palmer), Wyong as TV 347 25/4/93 (converted to RC53F), then renumbered TV 1125 - Resold to Road Runner Tours Wyong Pty Ltd as TV 1125, then AG48WB, then TV 4500, then sold for a motorhome in 2010.
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MO 0520521 viewsHussey's Deniliquin MAN 16.240/PMC Royale which was included in the takeover by Purtills but since sold to Dunn, Kadina SA.
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MO 960516 viewsHussey's Roadliners, Deniliquin Elwood/PMCSA ex Sita, Yarraville, Vic. It became (5) with Purtills when Hussey was taken over. It may be one of the 4 Elwoods which were sold for conversion to mobile site offices.
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m/o 4232 573 viewsDuffy’s Bus Lines Grose Vale Bedford VAL/Custom Coaches which saw subsequent service with Macquarie Towns Bus Lines after they took over the operation.
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m/o 5929565 viewsDural Busways MAN FE/Domino which later also saw service with Glenorie Bus Service.
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m/o 5929564 viewsDural Busways MAN FE/Domino which later also saw service with Glenorie Bus Service.
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m/o 775427 viewsDural Busways MAN 16.240/PMC which was included in the takeover by Glenorie. It was sold to Davista Clippers (GR & MV Davis, Exico Pty Ltd), Bangalow as MO 1506 & used on a Lismore - Bangalow school run in Glenorie livery. Subsequently with Blue Bus - Macleay & Russell Islands as 874 FOC - since withdrawn.
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m/o 775432 viewsDural Busways MAN 16.240/PMC which was included in the takeover by Glenorie. It was sold to Davista Clippers (GR & MV Davis, Exico Pty Ltd), Bangalow as MO 1506 & used on a Lismore - Bangalow school run in Glenorie livery. Subsequently with Blue Bus - Macleay & Russell Islands as 874 FOC - since withdrawn.
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m/o 966425 viewsDural Busways MAN 15.192/PMC which was included in the takeover by Glenorie, then to Allen Tuross as MO 1847, then to Marshall Moruya from where it was sold locally non psv 2009.
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TV 1342349 viewsPremier Coaches (Bob Ellis) Scania K112TR/Centurion ex Greenaway's Coaches (Fetana Pty Ltd), Wingham (9) TV 1342 2/95; ex Sutherland's Coaches (AA & AG Sutherland), Cootamundra MO 2114; ex Network Coach Lines (B Hartshorne), North Arm, QLD 202 ADK. Sold to Goldrush Tours, Kargoolie, WA as (48) TC 5101 -/04.
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m/o 8135310 viewsPremier Coaches (Bob Ellis) AEC Reliance / PMC ex Revesby Bus & Coach m/o 1234; ex Challenge Coachlines m/o 1234; ex Calabro Bros, Bonnyrigg m/o 5136; ex Bankstown Bus Lines m/o 304; ex McVicar m/o 304.
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m/o 8026290 viewsPremier Coaches (Bob Ellis) Hino RC320P - Cat / Freighter "Moonraker" ex Boomerang Tours, Cooma TV 945. Reregd m/o 8524 and then reregd by 12/93 & sold for a motorhome last seen in the Milperra industrial area by 7/94.
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m/o 8524289 viewsPremier Coaches (Bob Ellis) Hino RC320P - Cat / Freighter "Moonraker" ex m/o 8026 ex Boomerang Tours, Cooma TV 945. Reregd by 12/93 & sold for a motorhome last seen in the Milperra industrial area by 7/94.
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m/o 7899271 viewsPremier Coaches (Bob Ellis) Denning Mono GM 6v71 ex Challenge Travel (Challenge Coachlines Pty Ltd), Moorebank (ACT) MO 51; ex Boomerang Coaches, Cooma (ACT) MO 41 -/88; ex MO 87 - New as RC41FT. Sold to E Street, Lidcombe as RYF 476.
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m/o 7370267 viewsPremier Coaches (Bob Ellis) AEC Swift 691 / Denning SA ex Macquarie Towns Coach Lines; ex Challenge Coachlines; ex Tough's Bus Service' ex STA Adelaide 409.
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m/o 7606316 viewsPremier Coaches (Bob Ellis) AEC Reliance / CVI ex Challenge Coachlines (still in their colours); ex Revesby Bus & Coach m/o 350, ex Punchbowl m/o 014.
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m/o 7606317 viewsPremier Coaches (Bob Ellis) AEC Reliance / CVI ex Challenge Coachlines (repainted into Ellis’s colours); ex Revesby Bus & Coach m/o 350, ex Punchbowl m/o 014.
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m/o 8694334 viewsPremier Coaches (Bob Ellis) AEC Swift 505/Smithfield ex Arrow Coaches, Taren Point m/o 7844; ex Deanes Coaches (South) Pty Ltd, Menai m/o 7844; ex Deane's Coaches, North Ryde m/o 7844 1/89; ex m/o 7289 -/88; ex Canberra Bus Service, ACT (334) ZIB 334. Sold for a motorhome.
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MO 2555777 viewsFearnes, Wagga Wagga MCA - Cummins/MCA before it had any advertising applied and before the back door was removed. It became 4004 MO at Busabout, Wagga.
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m/o 775430 viewsGlenorie Bus Service MAN 16.240/PMC ex Dural Busways. It was sold to Davista Clippers (GR & MV Davis, Exico Pty Ltd), Bangalow as MO 1506 & used on a Lismore - Bangalow school run in Glenorie livery. Subsequently with Blue Bus - Macleay & Russell Islands as 874 FOC - since withdrawn.
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MO 9773271 viewsHannaford's Coaches – Tamworth (38) MAN 16.240/Nambucca. Sold to Bay Bus & Coach, Hervey Bay, QLD as 507 HQM 10/04, then with business to Wide Bay Transit, Maryborough as (88) 507 HQM 2/7/07.
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MO 0443241 viewsHeelis – Macksville Nissan CM80K/Nambucca which has been sold.
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MO 5297256 viewsHiglett's Motor Coach GMC/Syd Wood.
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MO 4550243 viewsHiglett's Motor Coach Reo.
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MO 4473258 viewsHiglett's Motor Coach Denning Mono - GM 6V53 RE 5/68
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MO 7221318 viewsHiglett's Motor Coach Denmak - GM 4.71/Custom Coaches. To Busways, from where it was sold to E Street Bus Lines, Lidcombe as MO 7221 6/2/93 (converted to RB49F); then to Kuring-gai Bus Co (Parker family), Gordon as MO 7221; then to Pleasure Tours of Australia, Bass Hill as MO 7221; Sold and converted to a motorhome, deregd 6/2/03.
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MO 5687403 viewsHiglett's Motor Coach AEC Reliance - Mercedes / Denning 2/71.
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MO 9586454 viewsHiglett's Motor Coach MAN 22.280/Custom Coaches “Euro” which went to Busways where it was (93), then sold to Tascoast Pty Ltd,t/a Smiths City to Surf Coaches, St.Marys as EF 1595 8/6/99; then to Calow's Coaches, St Helens as EF 1595; then to RF Frost, St Leonards as EF 1595; Registration cancelled prior to 1/2/11.
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TV 876279 viewsHiglett's Motor Coach MAN 22.280.
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m/o 6370322 viewsJohn J Hill Leyland Leopard PSU3/2RT /Smithfield which subsequently operated with a number of Sydney operators as m/o 678.
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m/o 6369289 viewsJohn J Hill Leyland Leopard PSU3/2RT /Smithfield which subsequently operated with a number of Sydney operators as m/o 731.
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Variety411 viewsHopkinsons – a lineup of some of their early buses.
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m/o 4542393 viewsHopkinsons Metrobus Volvo B10B/P&D. Sold to Transit Systems with Region 3 contract as of 13/10/13 as m/o 4542 (1332). First regd 23/9/94 and displayed at the 1994 Bus & Coach Show, Warwick Farm.
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m/o 7167461 viewsHopkinsons AEC Swift/Smithfield ex ACTION, Canberra, ACT (335) ZIB 335. Sold to AM Murray, Oakwood, QLD as 897 ALE 17/4/89 (converted to B52F).
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m/o 5329283 viewsHopkinsons Leyland Leopard?/Custom Coaches.
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m/o 4979434 viewsHopkinsons AEC Swift 505/Freighter ex DCT, Canberra, ACT (202) ZIB 202. Sold to Newhams, Enfield as m/o 7346 18/9/89.
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m/o 034456 viewsHopkinsons AEC Swift 505/Smithfield ex Action, Canberra, ACT (234) ZIB 234. Sold R Jones, Bombala as MO 1522 7/3/90. It is beside m/o 4713 Volvo B58-56/Smithfield ex Action, Canberra, ACT (349) ZIB 349. Sold to Kynoch Coaches, Toowoomba, QLD as (38) 538 DHL and then for a motorhome, QLD.
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m/o 5884420 viewsHopkinsons Volvo B58-56/Smithfield ex Action, Canberra, ACT (381) ZIB 381 11/90. Sold via Jeff Nance (dlr).
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m/o 5383419 viewsHopkinsons Volvo B58-56/Smithfield ex Action, Canberra, ACT (338) ZIB 338. Sold to Kynoch Coaches, Toowoomba, QLD as (39) 539 DHL and then for a motorhome, QLD.
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m/o 5030397 viewsHopkinsons Volvo B58-56/Smithfield ex Action, Canberra, ACT (405) ZIB 405 - 2 speed ZF auto. Sold to Murray's, Red Hill, ACT as (ACT) MO 23 and then for a motorhome.
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m/o 8712389 viewsHopkinsons Metrobus Volvo B59-50/P&D Delivered signwritten for the short lived "Parramatta Explorer" service as seen here. Rebody ex PTC Melbourne (862) IUG862 12/92 (Body was Ansair (V909 25/8/77) B32D) - First reg 27/10/93. Sold to Hawkesford's International Pty Ltd, Enfield as m/o 8712 30/5/11 & dereg 27/10/11 - resold to Kingsford Smith Transport Pty Ltd, Banksmeadow via Auction 28/10/11 & registered TV 7005 21/2/12.
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Howarth's, Crookwell MO 4149306 viewsMO 4149 Bedford SB / Athol Hedges (1/73). Sold.
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Howarth's, Crookwell MO 4266307 viewsMO 4266 Bedford SB3 / CCMC. Withdrawn by 1995.
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Howarth's, Crookwell MO 5699282 viewsMO 5699 Bedford VAM70 / Custom Coaches (24/3/71). Deregistered in 2006 & Sold for non-PSV at Albion Park.
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Howarth's, Crookwell MO 0463310 viewsMO 0463 Volvo B10M / Custom Coaches (17/4/86) charter coach. Sold to RJ Hayes t/a South Bundy Buses, Bundaberg, QLD as (10) 10 SBB 6/7/06.
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m/o 4118377 viewsHunters Hill Coaches Leyland Leopard / PMC delivered the month after Ken Butt took over Hunters Hill. Still in Hunters Hill livery but showing the new name North & Western Bus Lines on the desto,
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m/o 463324 viewsNorth & Western Bus Lines Leyland Leopard L1/CC ex Hunters Hill Bus Co. 1964 chassis ex UK. Sold to Canterbury Bus Lines (Jimmy Hill) as m/o 333.
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m/o 476482 viewsHunters Hill Coaches Leyland Royal Tiger Worldmaster CRT2/1 ex MTT Adelaide 818. Replaced mid-1981.
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MO 0181606 viewsDenning Mono 6v71 (1974).
- New to Camden Coaches (HE Hunt & Sons), Camden.
- Sold to Higletts Motor Coach Service Pty Ltd, South Camden 5/81.
- Sold to Rowes (Macarthur Coaches Pty Ltd) 6/86.
- Sold to Hunt's Coaches (HE Hunt & Sons), Camden -/90.
- Noted being stripped out for a motorhome and sold 7/91 to Cobram, VIC.
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MO 8274631 viewsBusways (91) MAN/Custom Coaches "Euro", Sold to Smith's, St Marys, TAS.
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MO 7227638 viewsBusways (110) MO 7227 Volvo B6 mid-engine/Custom Coaches ex m/o7373, at Campbelltown Station. Sold to Smith's, St Marys, TAS.
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