Private Bus Services
Bacchus Marsh Grammar– in conjunction with Christian’s Bus Company, Hollands and Firefly operate extensive private bus services across the outer western part of Melbourne. This network includes Aintree, Burnside, Cairnlea, Caroline Springs, Deer Park, Diggers Rest, Eynesbury, Hillside, Hoppers Crossing, Point Cook, Sunbury/Gisborne, Sydenham, Tarneit, Taylors Hill, Truganina, Watergardens, Werribee, and, Wyndham Vale areas.
2021 Private Bus Timetables
Note: Students will be issued their Student Identification cards during the first week of Term 1. This is also the bus pass for your child which is used as part of the ‘touch on and off’ for the bus tracking system.
Code of Conduct (Private Bus Travellers)
All students who catch a private bus need to abide by the rules and requirements detailed in the Student Bus Travel Code of Conduct for private bus travellers.
Please refer to the Business Notice for fees related to the late bus.
Maddingley Campus – This service is available Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, leaving at 4.30pm and servicing Melton, Caroline Springs, Tarneit, Werribee and Manor Lakes. This service is available only for students involved in School Production or after-school classes / activities from Year 4 up to VCE. The service for 2021 will commence from 15 February.
Woodlea Campus – This service is available only on Mondays and Thursdays leaving at 4.30pm and servicing Caroline Springs, Williams Landing and Werribee. It is available for students in Years 4 to Year 8 involved in School Production or after-school classes / activities. The service for 2021 will commence from 22 February.
Public Bus Services
Public bus services operate across the outer western part of Melbourne and surrounding rural areas including Melton, Toolern Vale, Long Forest, Hopetoun Park, Exford, Eynesbury, Blackwood, Ballan, Merrimu, Glenmore and Balliang.
- Contact Christian’s Bus Company direct for information on bus routes – (03) 5366 3444
Permission to Travel
Public Transport Victoria requires all students who use a country public bus service to complete a ‘Permission to Travel’ application form. This must be submitted to the School before commencement of travel on the bus.
- Form 1 Application for Permission to Travel Eligible Students
- Form 2 Application for Permission to Travel Fare Paying Students
V/Line services at Bacchus Marsh Station connect on the Ballarat Line.