Riverside Primary School AM (Morning)

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The following services all apply for this school.

Rowella/Deviot / Rosevears

SERVICE TYPE: Morning

SERVICING: Deviot, Paper Beach, Gravelly Beach, Lanena, Rosevears, West Tamar Highway to Launceston

THIS IS A SCHOOL DAYS ONLY SERVICE, PLEASE NOTE TERM DATES IN THE SCHOOLS TERM DATE SECTION

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Departs 6.50am cnr Rowella & Auburn Rds (old phone box) Deviot Sailing Club 6.59am, Swan Point Paper Beach 7.08am, Gravelly Beach  General Store 7.17am, Rosevears, Rosevears Drive 7.32am, North Riverside/Walcorm Court 7.51am, West Tmar Highway/Cleghorn Ave 7.55am, Launceston, Brisbane St/Kingsway 8.05am.

Students travelling to Schools in Newstead need to transfer vehicles. The Manion's Coaches Newstead schools bus departs from the Purple Arches in Brisbane Street outside Launceston College and waits for this bus to be in Launceston

This is also a General Access Service Vehicle which means anyone is eligible to travel

 

NO TRANSFER BUS PASS IS REQUIRED IF TRANSFERRING BETWEEN MANION COACHES BUS SERVICES

BUT YOU MUST STATE WHICH SERVICE YOU HAVE USED PRIOR TO THIS SERVICE

Please note: Students eligible for free travel are advised to obtain a Greencard. The Greencard must be current and shown to the driver each trip or the full student fare will be charged. Please refer to the School Fares section in this website. 

No Route Map provided.

No Timetable PDF provided.

 

Wombat Bus - from Legana

SERVICE TYPE: Morning

SERVICING: 788 Early drop off to Riverside Schools (dropping only on West Tamar Road), Launceston College and terminating at 168 Brisbane Street Launceston.

 

788: Beauty Point Via Grindelwald 7:44am then to the West Tamar Highway, dropping off on the main road only at Riverside schools 8:00am terminating at 8.10 am at 168 Brisbane Street Launceston. This service does not connect to Private schools or schools outside of the Launceston CBD.

Note: This is a General Access Service and can also carry passengers other than school students

 

Please note: Students eligible for free travel are advised to obtain a Greencard. The Greencard must be current and shown to the driver each trip or the full student fare will be charged. Please refer to the School Fares section in this website. 

 

No Route Map provided.

No Timetable PDF provided.

 

Devil bus - from Legana

SERVICE TYPE: Morning

SERVICING: Legana through to all schools in Riverside.

Enter Bindaree Road 8.00am travel via Bindaree Road, Jetty Road, Beach Road 8.05am and Freshwater Point Road, Bindaree Road to St Clair Road 8.10am, Myall Street, Wongarra Avenue, Alawoona Street,  Bullman Drive 8.13am, Fulton Street and onto the West Tamar Highway to all schools in Riverside, outside Launceston Christian School, calling into St Anthony’s School, outside Riverside High School and down Cleghorn Avenue to Riverside Primary School.

 

 

Please note: Students eligible for free travel are advised to obtain a Greencard. The Greencard must be current and shown to the driver each trip or the full student fare will be charged. Please refer to the School Fares section in this website. 

 

No transfer pass required if transfering between buses at Riverside Primary School

No Route Map provided.

No Timetable PDF provided.

 

Platypus Bus - from Grindelwald and Acropolis Drive

SERVICE TYPE: Morning

SERVICING: Transporting all students to Riverside Schools from Grindelwald, Kavala Avenue and Acropolis Drive

 

Departs cnr of Alpine Cresent and Waldhorn Drive Grindelwald at 7.55am travel via Alpine Cresent and Atkinsons Road onto West Tamar Highway. The vehicle travels south on West Tamar Highway and turns West on Bridgenorth Road as far as Kavala Street turns south on Kavala Street to Acropolis Drive turns east on Acropolis Drive to West Tamar Highway to then drops outside Launceston Christian School, into St Anthony's Primary School (turning circle), outside Riverside High School and down Cleghorn Avenue for Riverside Primary School

 

Note: This is the only bus that services Grindelwald, Kavala Street and Acropolis Drive for students travelling to schools in Riverside. (This service does not drop off or pick up in Legana.)

Please note: Students eligible for free travel are advised to obtain a Greencard. The Greencard must be current and shown to the driver each trip or the full student fare will be charged. Please refer to the School Fares section in this website. 

No Route Map provided.

No Timetable PDF provided.

 

Possum Bus - from Legana to Riverside Schools

SERVICE TYPE: Morning

SERVICING: Servicing Riverside Schools only

Please Note: from Monday 4/5/2020 Possum Bus will depart 5 minutes earlier

Departs Bindaree Road 8.07am travel via Jetty Road, Beach Road 8.12am, all of Nobelius Drive, Freshwater Point Road to Legana Shopping Centre 8.25am to Riverside schools, drops outside Launceston Christian School, into St Anthony's (turning circle), outside Riverside High School and down Cleghorn Avenue to Riverside Primary School grounds.

Please note: Students eligible for free travel are advised to obtain a Greencard. The Greencard must be current and shown to the driver each trip or the full student fare will be charged. Please refer to the School Fares section in this website. 

No Route Map provided.

No Timetable PDF provided.