Busways
Great Lakes
Region

Busways proudly provides scheduled route and school bus services to communities in the Great Lakes region.

The bus network is made up of school services to Taree, Forster, Tuncurry, Bulahdelah and Tea Gardens, and long distance coach services linking Taree, Forster, Hawks Nest and Newcastle.

WHAT'S HAPPENING IN THE great lakes REGION

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Public Holiday Timetables - Easter Long Weekend and ANZAC Day

Posted: 30 Mar 2017
Busways would like to remind customers of the public holiday timetables in operation over the Easter long weekend and on ANZAC Day.

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Become a Bus Driver Information Session

Posted: 21 Feb 2017
Busways is hosting Information Sessions on how to become a Bus Driver on Tuesday 14th March 2017 at 12:00pm & 6:30pm at our Heatherbrae depot.

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Diversion on School Bus 20 – From Monday 6 February to Friday 3 March

Posted: 08 Feb 2017
Due to a road closure on Macwood Rd, Smiths Lake (between Harcourt Crescent and The Jack), from Monday 6 February to Friday 3 March, School Bus 20 will be diverted away from the road closure via Harcourt Crescent, Charles St and The Jack.

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Christmas & New Year Timetables - 2016/17

Posted: 19 Dec 2016
Busways will operate to the following timetables over the holiday period.

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Fare changes from Sunday 1 January 2017 for rural and regional bus services

Posted: 12 Dec 2016
On Sunday 1 January 2017, fares for Busways services operating in the north coast region will change after the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) completed its review of fares for passengers using rural and regional bus services for 2017.

WHAT'S HAPPENING AT BUSWAYS

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Busways turns orange for SES volunteers on WOW Day

Posted: 12 May 2017
Busways acknowledged the hard work of our State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers by turning orange on May 10 for Wear Orange Wednesday (WOW Day).

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WOW Day - Wear Orange on May 10 to Support SES Volunteers

Posted: 24 Apr 2017
Busways will be acknowledging the hard work of our State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers by turning orange on May 10th for Wear Orange Wednesday (WOW Day).

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Christmas Bus Enters Third Year!

Posted: 05 Dec 2016
Christmas is fast approaching and with that 25th December date looming, its high time Busways got cracking on our Christmas Buses.

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The White Ribbon Fleet

Posted: 24 Nov 2016
Busways are proud to be supporting Australia’s largest movement of men and boys working to end men’s violence against women and girls, promote gender equality, healthy relationships and a new vision of masculinity - White Ribbon.

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White Ribbon is important and our daughter and granddaughter are why!

Posted: 24 Nov 2016
Our daughter and granddaughter were the victims of domestic violence, domestic violence that eventually escalated to murder. This tragedy left 4 young boys without their mother and an eagerly awaited baby sister named Mia.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES AT BUSWAYS

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IT Support Officer (Level 2)

Posted: 04 Apr 2017

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Customer Service Officer

Posted: 20 Mar 2017

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Bus Drivers

Posted: 21 Jun 2012
Are you customer focused, cooperative and reliable? Do you have an MR licence, driver authority and HV experience? Busways is looking for bus drivers in many of our operating regions.