Grenda's Bus Services

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Grenda's Bus Services
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Grenda number 837 (7691AO) Volgren Scania at Ringwood railway station, 2013.JPG
A Volgren bodied Scania K230UB at Ringwood in May 2013
ParentVentura Bus Lines
FoundedOctober 1945
HeadquartersDandenong
Service areaSouth-Eastern Melbourne
Service typeBus & coach operator
Routes23
HubsChadstone Shopping Centre
Monash University
Parkmore Shopping Centre
Waverley Gardens Shopping Centre
Westfield Southland
Westfield Fountain Gate
Stud Park Shopping Centre
StationsChelsea
Cheltenham
Dandenong
Glen Waverley
Mordialloc
Noble Park
Oakleigh
Springvale
Moorabbin
Berwick
Beaconsfield
Pakenham
Hampton
Frankston
Seaford
Seaford railway station, Melbourne
DepotsDandenong
Pakenham
Seaford
Hastings
Capel Sound
Moorabbin
Lilydale
Fleet181 (May 2014)
Chief executiveAndrew Cornwall
Websitewww.grenda.com.au

Grenda's Bus Services was a bus and coach operator in Melbourne, Australia. As a Melbourne bus company, it operated 23 bus routes under contract to the Government of Victoria. Grenda was purchased by Ventura Bus Lines in 2011.

History[edit]

Volgren bodied Volvo B12B in Wagga Wagga in May 2009

Grenda's Bus Services was founded in October 1945 when George Grenda purchased four routes from Shaves Bus Service in Dandenong.[1]

Fleet[edit]

As at May 2014 the fleet consisted of 181 buses and coaches.[2] Grenda's Bus Services had a livery of cream with red stripes. It has since adopted the standard white with red and yellow flashes of Grenda Corporation. As at December 2013, seven were painted in SmartBus livery and two in V/Line livery.

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