Hire the community bus
About the bus
We have a community bus for hire to community groups in Cardinia Shire.
The Toyota Hi-Ace has 9 seats (including driver) and has a wheelchair hoist for 1 wheelchair. It is an automatic and uses unleaded fuel.
Is my group eligible to use the bus?
You are eligible if your community group/organisation is:
- based in Cardinia Shire
- able to demonstrate you are providing services which directly and significantly benefit the whole community or a specific target group in Cardinia Shire.
Priority is given to those who are disadvantaged geographically, physically, socially or economically.
The bus is not to be used for private, commercial or profit-making purposes. We reserve the right to reject any booking.
Cost of hire
Rate to hire in 2018-19
$8 per hour (including GST). Extra charge of 60 cents per kilometre for any journey over 400 kilometres.
Book the community bus
You must also provide proof you have applied for a Bus Operator Registration with Bus Safety Victoria.