Community Bus Services in the Wakefield Region
Council owns a community bus, available for all residents and provides regular and affordable transport from around the Council area to scheduled local and metropolitan services and shops - bookings are essential. Disabled access and home pick up from the townships listed can be arranged for exceptional circumstances upon request.
‘Happy Shoppers’ Balaklava to Elizabeth shopping trips once a month on Mondays
Port Wakefield to Balaklava (every second Wednesday)
$3 One Way
Port Wakefield to Munno Para Shopping City (bi-monthly on Monday)
Balaklava to Elizabeth via Owen and Hamley Bridge (every second Wednesday):
Balaklava to Elizabeth $10
Owen to Elizabeth $8
Hamley Bridge to Elizabeth $6
Local Balaklava shopping days (Thursdays)
Bookings must be made through the Council office on 08 8862 0800 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Group Hire within Balaklava $20 hire + $2 per person
Group Hire within Council area $20 hire + $5 per person
Group hire outside of Council area to be assessed upon application
*prices include GST and fuel. Designated driver must be a registered volunteer of Council.
Become a volunteer bus driver
To register your interest in becoming a volunteer bus driver, fill in the below form and send it to email@example.com
Mid North Community Passenger Network
The Mid North Community Passenger Network provides information on transport options across the region. Some coordination of transport is available to those who are transport disadvantaged (eligibility criteria apply).
Phone 8842 1677 for transport options or visit the website www.passengernetwork.com.au