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m/o 1801356 viewsWestbus Volvo B10M Mk I/CC seen at South Windsor 21/3/2007. Sold to Shannon's Bus & Motor Homes, Kenwick, WA for conversion to a motorhome.
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m/o 61901355 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 Withdrawn and sold in 2009.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.
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m/o 34161353 viewsSydney Buses (3416) Scania L113TRBL/Ansair, Orana at Young St, Circular Quay
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GOLD 38 2003 Bus Show1353 viewsVolvo B7R/Coach Design for Gold Bus, Ballarat
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2606 MO1353 viewsRed Bus Service fleet no 23 is an Iveco Metro with Express bodywork. Seen here wrapped for the Gosford Free Shuttle Service at Gosford 5/5/2011.
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m/o 43271352 viewsWestbus Leyland Leopard PSU3E/2R/CC seen at the depot 21/3/2007 after its withdrawal. It was ex Calabro NVL 495, ex RC49F and sold to Lane Cove Bus Co for parts.
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m/o 47961351 viewsWestbus Leyland Leopard PSU3C/2R/CC Ex Bowmans, St Marys - seen here at the depot in 2005 after its withdrawal.
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m/o 22581351 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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986 KMP1351 viewsSurfside Buslines (767) Volvo B7RLE/Bustech VST awaits its next run at Tweed Heads.
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m/o 1535, m/o 1614, m/o 10711351 viewsMarking 15 years since the last Leopards ran in STA service, 25 years since the last Waverley Atlanteans ran and 125 years of government road transport, Leopards 1535 & 1614 and Atlantean 1071 operated a tour on Sunday 31st October 2004.

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2003 Bus Show1351 viewsMercedes-Benz O500LE/NCBC for Ventura.
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m/o 15371349 viewsWestern Sydney Buses (1537) Volvo B12BLE/CC CB60 operating on route T80 the Liverpool Parramatta TWay.
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m/o 40061349 viewsHopkinsons Metro Bus Mercedes-Benz O405/PMCSA ex m/o 7779 ex Quince Melbourne DKA136 B41D
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TV 59611348 viewsMoore’s Tours. Acquired by 9/09 was TV 5961 Denning D-Deck I – GM/Denning ex Premier Stateliner, SA (384) VBU 441, ex Pioneer, Australia (390); ex Deluxe Coachlines, Australia (190) MO 458


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m/o 47961344 viewsWestbus Leyland Leopard PSU3C/2R/CC. Ex Bowmans, St Marys - seen here after its withdrawal at the depot in2005.
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MO 52921343 viewsBusways (482) Mercedes-Benz O405/CC.
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m/o 93081342 viewsHillsbus Scania L94UB 14.5m/Volgren 'CR228L' seen on the Bradfield Highway 12/3/2007.
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Unregd1342 viewsThe first built CC CB80 bodied artic going to Adelaide Metro on a Scania chassis. Seen at CC Royal Park factory (SA) in the new red front livery prior to delivery.
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MO 50831341 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 45411341 viewsFearnes of Wagga (south-western NSW) MO 4541 is a Mercedes-Benz 1418/Custom Coaches, acquired from Busways in Sydney. Seen in Riverins Fresh advertising livery.
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412 GBU1339 viewsSurfside (412) 412 GBU is a Mercedes-Benz 814D/Alan B Denning 'Vario' which was previously 3981 for Sydney Buses.

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m/o 0181337 viewsPunchbowl Bus Co Hino RG197K/CC 210 ex Canterbury Bus Lines (Campsie Bus Co Pty Ltd), Blakehurst m/o 018 4/98; ex m/o 8990 - Delivered 7/96. Shown here on rail replacement services
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m/o 32851333 viewsSTA Randwick Tour 15/10/06. MAN SL202 PMC m/o 3285 at Bondi Beach
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m/o 86461332 viewsNewly repainted into the TNSW livery is Unit 77, the lone Mercedes Benz O405NH with a Bustech Body at Trandev/Shorelink, ex m/o 7656.
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m/o 95891330 viewsWestbus Scania K230UB/Volgren 'CR228L' pictured in September 2008
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8154 AO1330 viewsPeninsula Bus #979 (Volvo B10ML, Volgren Qld) on President's Cup Golf Shuttle at Sandringham Station to Royal Melbourne Golfcourse.
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m/o 95751329 viewsHillsbus Scania K230UB/Volgren 'CR228L' Pictured in September 2008.
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m/o 71601329 viewsHillsbus Mercedes-Benz O405 Mk II/Custom Coaches '510'
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TC 44271328 viewsOn a Greyhound Australia service from Darwin to Perth is this Denning Landseer, passing along the Highway just south of Katherine. Note the Greyhound Australia signwriting on the front and McCafferty's signwriting on the side. 352 is registered on West Australian plates TC4427. It is ex 352 CDK; ex Bathurst Coaches (21) TV 1405; ex Deluxe (130) TC2125; ex m/o 357. Since sold for motorhome conversion
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m/o 15541327 viewsSydney Buses (1554) Volvo B12BLE/Custom Coaches CB60 at The Spit. As at 6/3/2007 it is on loan from N to V for training purposes.
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m/o 52491327 viewsWestbus Leyland Leopard PSU3F/2R/CC at South Windsor 21/3/2007. Ex Bowmans St Marys. Sold to R. Chahal then Berkeley Bus & Coach.
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MO 6331327 viewsCavanagh's (Kempsey) MO 633 Mercedes-Benz O305G/Ansair is ex-ACTION, Canberra 617. It was withdrawn in 2007.
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m/o 63591327 viewsPremier Illawarra Mercedes O305/PMC ex John J Hill ex STA 2360 still in John J Hill livery shown here after withdrawal having been sold for preservation.
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GT 71981326 viewsMetro Tasmania (524) Bedford SB3/Comair at South Burnie depot c1976. It was the only new Comair Bedford delivered to Burnie
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MO 13181326 viewsThree older photos this month from Andrew MacGee showing Busways Scania K93/CC’s ex Peninsula Buslines. (419) is in Busways livery with black around the headlights.
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m/o 78821325 viewsRecently repainted with the green front transit First (99) m/o 7882 Mercedes O405/CC 510 in Chalmers Street, City. This livery did not stay long after the takeover by Veolia.
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751 ETE1325 viewsFrom Wide Bay Transit in Maryborough in Rural QLD is (53) Custom Coach bodied Scania L113CRB. It was photographed by Denair performing a service with trailer attached.
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TV 41851325 viewsManly Coaches Mercedes-Benz O305G/PMC ex STA 2555 2/06. Deregd 1/12/08. Seen turning from Tyneside Ave into Victoria Ave, Chatswood on its daily drop of St Aloysius kids to Tyneside oval.
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ZB 42641325 viewsMetro Tasmania (528) Bedford SB3/CBW at Guide Falls c1970. It was delivered new to Burnie in 1970 but was exchanged for a Freighter bodied Bedford SB3 [No.321] from Launceston 6 months later.
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MO 19131322 viewsBusways (508) Hino AK176K/PMCA "Commuter" ex King Bros (319); ex Great Lakes Coaches, Bulahdelah MO 1913 via King Bros. Sold to Used Bus Sales Australia (Ken Chauvier), Brisbane 6/6/08.
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373 FMZ1321 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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TV 5751 & 5748 MO1320 viewsHawkesford's Mercedes-Benz O305s in Cremorne. TV5751 is PMC bodied ex m/o 1921 20/9/08; ex STA Mk II 2278 while 5748 MO is a Coachworks rebody. It is ex Busways 5748 MO 7/6/11; ex MO 4190; ex King Bros (31) MO 4190, rebody of PMC 157 4/78 (rego & fleet number same prior to rebody); ex Forest Coach Lines Pty Ltd, Terrey Hills m/o 8479; ex STA Mk I 1922.
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m/o 5701318 viewsBass Hill Bus Service Bedford RE 6/354 Perkins/CC ex Toongabbie Transport m/o 4982 in 1971. This was replaced by a newer Bedford BLP2 (UF) 1979 model as m/o 570 well before the takeover by Baxters. Leon Batman photo.
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MO 50591317 viewsHunter Valley Buses Bluebird CSRE/ABM "Starliner" ex Blue Ribbon ex Bathurst Coaches still in Bathurst livery.
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m/o 52571317 viewsRear view of Westbus Leyland Leopard PSU3E/2R/CC at Windsor depot 21/3/2007. Ex Bowmans, St Marys. Sold to W. Khong
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BCC Worldmaster.1317 viewsIn 1976, some BCC Regals and Royal Tiger Worldmasters were still in the old green livery as shown here with Worldmaster (248).

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SB78BL1317 viewsTransit Plus (1015) Scania K310UA/Custom Coaches 'CB60 Evo II' on route 555 to Tea Tree Plaza.
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m/o 63131315 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.
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662 DOV1314 viewsSurfside Bus Lines (662) Mercedes-Benz O400/Autobus carrying advertising for the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.
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TV 13521314 viewsFearnes Wagga APG Classic II 4x2/APG (Austral Pacific Group) then with Busabout Wagga and then transferred to Hawkesbury Vally as 6110 MO by 9/09.
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EXP2171314 viewsSeen at Lidcombe Stn is Dysons (Melbourne) EXP217, an Austral "Metroliner" bodied Austral Allstar ex (52) EXP217 Mee's Bus Lines, Heidelberg Heights, Vic. Later regd 4288AO and then mo 2475 when transferred to Alice Springs.
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m/o 92411313 viewsOne of Premier Illawarra's MAN 18.280/CC CB50's at Albion Park Station.
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2003 Bus Show1313 viewsVolvo B12B/Autobus.
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m/o 83521310 views(108) VeoliaTransport Volvo B10M/Volgren at Sydenham November 2006.
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m/o 98851310 viewsBusways (1130) - a newer TNSW repaint seen at Mulgrave depot between shifts is Scania K230UB/ Volgren "CR228L" ex CDC m/o 9885. This bus was a St Marys depot unit "back in the CDC days".
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m/o 94871309 viewsVeolia Transport New (309) Mercedes O500LE/Volgren CR228L when new at Bankstown depot.
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MO 27711308 viewsPort Stephens Coaches MO 2771 is one of many different Volvos which have operated the Ski Rider Motel to Perisher shuttle service. This Volvo B10M with Ansair bodywork has been transferred from Port Stephens to the snow to operate this service during the snow season. Since reregd 3121 MO.
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m/o 88031308 viewsWestbus (and subsequently Hillsbus) m/o 8803 Scania L94UB/Volgren 'CR228L' on Harbour Bridge southbound.
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u/r1308 viewsMosman Coaches DAF MBG200/Austral ex Nowra Coaches Pty Ltd, South Nowra MO 3191 1/05 (dereg 16/7/01); ex Brisbane City Council, Brisbane (995) 995 PDO via auction 26/9/91; ex Demo. Noted 4/07 near Stony Creek Reservoir, Anakie, VIC and then for auction 26/9/07 through Manheim Fowles, Altona, VIC. Still there 11/07. Seen here being worked on late 2006 at Terrey Hills. It was never registered with Mosman Coaches.
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MO 66131308 viewsNowra Coaches Volvo B10M Artic/PMCSA ex Southlink, Adelaide, SA (2318); ex Trans Adelaide (1388) arriving the depot after AM school services. Since reregd 2406 MO.
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