Ivanhoe Bus Company

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Ivanhoe Bus Company
Ivanhoe Bus Company (2817 AO) Volgren 'CR221L' bodied Metrotech Delta 250 at Northland in Preston.jpg
Volgren bodied Metrotech Delta 250 at
Northland Shopping Centre in February 2008
Parent Ventura Bus Lines
Founded 16 August 1956
Headquarters Heidelberg West
Service area North-Eastern Melbourne
Service type Bus operator
Routes 6
Hubs La Trobe University
Northland Shopping Centre
Stations Coburg
Heidelberg
Ivanhoe
Preston
Fleet 31 (March 2014)
Chief executive Andrew Cornwall
Website www.venturabus.com.au

Ivanhoe Bus Company is a bus operator in Melbourne, Australia. As a Melbourne bus company, it operates six bus routes under contract to the Government of Victoria.

History[edit]

In May 1952 Claude Morarty and William Nolan purchased Heidelberg Motor Omnibus Company from Gordon Brown renaming the operation Ivanhoe Bus Company.[1] In July 2010 Ivanhoe Bus Company was sold to Ventura Bus Lines.

Routes[edit]

Fleet[edit]

As at March 2014 the Ivanhoe Bus Company fleet consisted of 31 buses.[2] Fleet livery is yellow with a green stripe.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Melbourne Metropolitan Bus Operators and Fleet Listings. Melbourne: Bus & Coach Society of Victoria. 1991. p. 27. 
  2. ^ Ventura Group - Ivanhoe Bus Company Australian Bus Fleet Lists

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