Changes to Sunbus Townsville School Services in 2018

Changes to Sunbus Townsville School Services in 2018

  • 08 Jan 0

Due to contractual changes with the Department of Transport and Main Roads, some changes will take effect to Sunbus Townsville school bus services in 2018.

Starting on Monday, January 22, the following school bus routes will be affected:

  • Morning school bus 16 and afternoon school bus 11 from William Ross High will no longer operate.
  • Changes to morning school bus numbers 14 and 15 will occur.
  • Changes to afternoon school bus numbers 14 and 15 will occur.

A summary of the changed routes can be found below.

Morning – Bus Number 14

Departs Plant Road Bus Stop (7.10), Flinders Hwy, (R)Murrays Road Bus Stop (7.20), (R)Flinders Hwy, (R)Crabb Road Bus Stop (7.22), (R)Flinders Hwy, (R)Woodstock Giru Rd, (L)Major Creek Rd, (R)U-turn At Y Intersection (7.32), Major Creek Rd, (R)Woodstock Giru Rd, (L)Glenn Road Bus Stop (7.40), (L)Flinders Hwy, (R)Field Rd Bus Stop (7.42), (R)Flinders Hwy, (R)Hocking Road Bus Stop (7.50), (R)Flinders Hwy, (R)Booth Road, U-turn Schmidt Transport Depot (7.58), (R)Flinders Hwy, Stuart Dr, (L)Mervyn Crossman Dr, (L)Southern Cross School (8.18), William Ross High (8.25) continues to Ignatius Park College (8.40), Heatley High (8.50).

Morning – Bus Number 15

Departs Booth Road Bus Stop (7.30), (R)Flinders Hwy, (L)Valley Dr (L)Greta Rd (L)Thunderbolt, (R)Chisholm Trl, (R)Kavenagh Ct U-turn End (7.35), Kavenagh Ct, (L)Chisholm Trl, (R)Glenrowan Dr, (L)Benalla Rd, (L)Glenrowan Dr (7.44), (R)Chisholm Trl, (L)Thunderbolt Dr, U-turn end Thunderbolt Dr (7.50), (L)Greta Rd, (R)Valley Dr, (L)Flinders Hwy, (R)Leewood Rd Bus Stop(7.55), (R)Flinders Hwy, Stuart Dr, (L)Edison St, Wulguru Primary (8.10), (L)Haldane St, (L)Wright St, (L)Stuart Dr, (L)Mervyn Crossman Dr, (L)Southern Cross School (8.18), William Ross High (8.25) continues to Annandale Christian Primary (8.35), Annandale Primary School (8.40).

School Bus Numbers 14 and 15 also connect with the following buses for transfer at William Ross High at 8.25:

  • Bus 12 continues to St Margaret Mary’s (8.35), Pimlico High (8.40), Mundingburra Primary (8.44), St Joseph’s Catholic Primary 8.45.
  • Bus 13 continues to Oonoonba Primary (8.35), Townsville High (8.40), Railway Primary (8.45), St Patricks College (8.50)

Afternoon – Bus Number 14

Departs Heatley High (3.05) Hanlon St, (L)Dalrymple Rd, (L)Angus Av, (R)Fulham Rd, (L)Charles St, (R)Fitzroy St, (L)Ross River Rd, Ignatius Park College opposite school (3.15)(R)Nathan St, University Rd, (L)Yolanda Dr, (L)Annandale Dr, (R)Macarthur Dr, (L)William Angliss Dr, (R)Mervyn Crossman Dr, William Ross High (3.30) Mervyn Crossman Dr, (R)Stuart Dr, Flinders Hwy, (L) Booth Road, U-turn Schmidt Transport Depot (3.44), (L)Flinders Hwy, (L)Hocking Road Bus Stop (3.52), (L)Flinders Hwy, (L)Woodstock Giru Rd, (L)Major Creek Rd, (R)U-turn At Y Intersection, Major Creek Rd, (R)Woodstock Giru Rd, (L)Flinders Hwy, (L)Crabb Road Bus Stop, (L)Flinders Hwy, (L)Murrays Road Bus Stop (4.20), (L)Flinders Hwy (4.30).

Afternoon – Bus Number 15

Departs Wulguru Primary (3.05) Edison St, (L)Haldane St, (L)Wright St, (L)Stuart Dr, (L)Mervyn Crossman Dr, (L)Southern Cross Catholic School (3.15), William Ross High(3.30), Mervyn Crossman Dr, (R)Stuart Dr, Flinders Hwy, (L)Leewood Rd Bus Zone, (L)Flinders Hwy, (L)Booth Rd, U-turn Schmidt Transport Depot (3.50), (R)Booth Rd, (R)Flinders Hwy, (L)Valley Dr, (L)Greta Rd, (R)Thunderbolt Dr, U-turn End, Thunderbolt Dr, (R)Chisholm Trl, (R)Kavenagh Ct, U-turn End (4.02), Kavenagh Ct, (L)Chisholm Trl, (R)Glenrowan Dr, (L)Benalla Rd, (L)Glenrowan Dr, (R)Chisholm Trl, (L)Thunderbolt Dr (4.15).

School Bus Numbers 14 and 15 also connects with the following buses for transfers at William Ross High:

  • Bus 13 from Patricks College (2.53), Railway Primary (3.00), Townsville High (3.15), Oonoonba Primary (3.20), Southern Cross Catholic School (3.25) William Ross High (3.30).
  • Bus 31 from St Margaret Mary’s College (3.10), Pimlico High (3.15), William Ross High (3.30).