Westside Bus Company

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Bus Queensland
Parent Pulitano Group
Service area Ipswich
Service type Bus operator
Routes 19
Hubs Riverlink Shopping Centre
Stations Booval
Gailes
Goodna
Ipswich
Redbank
Richlands
Thomas Street
Depots Redbank
Fleet 98 (May 2014)
Website www.busqld.com.au

Westside Bus Company is an Australian operator of bus services in the western suburbs of Brisbane. It operates 19 services under contract to the Government of Queensland under the TransLink banner.

History[edit]

In 1998 the Pulitano Group purchased Westside Bus Company from the Doyle family.[1] In January 2000 the Heritage City Sunbus business was purchased from Harry Blundred and in 2002 the Ipswich-based school services of Stagecoach.[2]

Routes[edit]

Route From To Via Notes
463 Forest Lake Shopping Centre Goodna station Ellen Grove, Wacol station & Gailes station
500 Goodna station Riverlink Shopping Centre Redbank station, Riverview, Booval & Ipswich station
502 Riverlink Shopping Centre Bundamba Ipswich station, Booval & Blackstone
503 Riverlink Shopping Centre Bundamba Ipswich station, Raceview & Booval
506 Riverlink Shopping Centre Leichhardt & One Mile Ipswich station
509 Riverlink Shopping Centre Yamanto Ipswich station, Raceview & Flinders View
512 Riverlink Shopping Centre Brassall Ipswich station, Woodend & Coalfalls
514 Moores Pocket Booval Fair Raymonds Hill, Tivoli, North Ipswich, Ipswich station & Basin Pocket
515 Brassall Yamanto Ipswich station, Willowbank & Flinders View
522 Goodna station Springfield Gailes , Camira & Springfield Lakes
524 Goodna station Redbank Plains Bellbird Park
525 Redbank station Collingwood Park
526 Redbank station Springfield Redbank Plains & Brookwater
529 Toogoolawah Ipswich station Coominya, Lowood & Fernvale

Fleet[edit]

As at May 2014 the fleet consisted of 98 buses.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Doyle/Westside" Australian Bus Panorama14/3 December 1998 page 57
  2. ^ "Sunbus Sells Out" Australian Bus Panorama 15/4 February 2000 page 25
  3. ^ Bus Queensland - Ipswich Australian Bus Fleet Lists

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