Bus Services Impacted Due to Messenger Avenue Temporary Closure

From August 1st Messenger Avenue will be closed for construction work. The closure is for approximately 6 weeks and the subsequent changes to bus services are as follows.

For customers who currently board and alight buses in Messenger Av in Boorooma, there will be a new temporary bus zone located on Boorooma St before the Messenger/Avocet Roundabout (alongside Vianney College).

Buses will be expected at this temporary stop on Boorooma St at the following times:

School Services

Morning Departures

Please ensure you are waiting at the temporary stop at least 5-10 minutes before to ensure you don’t miss your bus.

  • S167 – Departing 7:53am
  • S197 – Departing 7:55am
  • S144 – Departing 8:00am
  • S134 – Departing 8:00am
  • S107 – Departing 8:37am
  • S200 – Departing 8:52am
Afternoon Arrivals
  • S108 – Arriving 3:13pm
  • S180 – Arriving 3:30pm
  • S199 – Arriving 4:19pm
  • S178/966 – Arriving Avocet Dr opposite Pugsley Av at 4:34pm and at the temporary stop on Boorooma St at 4:54pm.

For students in Gobbagombalin, Boorooma and Estella, these changes will only affect your boarding times. Please be waiting at your bus stop 5-10 minutes earlier than normal to ensure that you do not miss your bus.

966 Route Service

  • Will operate 3 minutes earlier from Avocet and Franklin Drive.
  • After the CSU main entrance stop the 966 will return to the normal timetable.

If you require any further information or have any questions, please contact our depot on 02 5942 6600.