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.
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.
|2023 Aqua – Truganina Tarneit||2023 Brumby – Tarneit|
|2023 Black – Sanctuary Lakes||2023 Dingo – Wyndhamvale Hoppers Crossing Tarneit|
|2023 Blue – Werribee||2023 Echidna – Tarneit, Truganina|
|2023 Bronze-Wyndhamvale||2023 Emu – Hoppers Crossing Tarneit|
|2023 Cherry – Point Cook||2023 Hawk – C.Springs, T.Hill,W.Gardens,D.Park, Hillside|
|2023 Gold – Diggers Rest, Woodlea||2023 Kangaroo – Williams Landing,Truganina|
|2023 Green – Tarneit-Hoppers Crossing||2023 Koala – Eynesbury Melton|
|2023 Grey – Sunbury-Gisborne||2023 Kookaburra – Altona, P.Cook, Sanctuary Lakes|
|2023 Hillside||2023 Platypus – Wyndham Vale, Werribee, Hoppers Crossing|
|2023 Lemon- Tarneit, Truganina, Mt Atkinson||2023 Wombat – Point Cook, Truganina|
|2023 Lime – Rockbank Eynesbury|
|2023 Mauve – Wyndhamvale|
|2023 Melon – Williams Landing|
|2023 Orange – Hoppers Crossing|
|2023 Peach – Point Cook Wyndhamvale|
|2023 Pink – Cairnlea|
|2023 Purple – Hoppers Crossing|
|2023 Red – Wyndham Vale|
|2023 Silver – Point Cook|
|2023 Sky – Eynesbury|
|2023 Taylors Hill|
|2023 Violet – Altona|
|2023 White -Tarneit|
|2023 Yellow – Werribee|
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.
This service is available from Monday to Thursday afternoons departing at 4.40pm, servicing Melton, Caroline Springs, Tarneit, Werribee and Manor Lakes. The late bus has been split into two routes for 2023. Late Bus 1 covers Melton, Caroline Springs and Tarneit. Late Bus 2 covers Manor Lakes, Werribee and Hoppers Crossing. This service is available for students in Year 4 to Year 12 who are involved in School Production or an after-school classes / activities. Services will commence from 6 February.
This service is available only on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday afternoons departing at 4.40pm, servicing Caroline Springs, Williams Landing and Werribee. This service is available for students in Year 5 to Year 9 who are involved in School Production or an after-school classes / activities. The late bus for Woodlea campus will commence 20 February.
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.
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.
V/Line services at Bacchus Marsh Station connect on the Ballarat Line.