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Bus Information

Many of our day students use local bus transport to get to and from school each day. There are a range of options available, depending on your location.

School Bus Services (SBS) – GOVERNMENT/FREE

Students from rural areas and students with special needs are entitled to free bus services to and from school. These services are the responsibility of School Bus Services (SBS) and all applications for travel on these buses need to go through SBS. Forms and contact information are available on the SBS website.

Please contact the relevant SBS Office for your area:

  • Greater Bunbury/Capel /Donnybrook: (08) 9326 2576
  • Harvey: (08) 9326 2963
  • Collie: (08) 9326 2063
  • Busselton/Margaret River: (08) 9326 2784
  • Dunsborough: (08) 9326 2784

Under SBS eligibility criteria for bus transport assistance, students travelling from south of Busselton may be approved on a complimentary status rather than being approved as eligible for bus transport assistance. Please refer to the SBS website for more information.

Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School students travelling from Dunsborough, Yallingup and surrounds can apply for bus transport assistance from School Bus Services (SBS) but places on this service (Bus 22) are extremely limited and students must be eligible for bus transport assistance.  Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School students are approved as eligible for bus transport assistance only if there are no vacancies in their enrolling year group at Georgiana Molloy Anglican School at the time of application to SBS for bus transport assistance.

Students travelling from Busselton and surrounds can apply for bus transport assistance from School Bus Services (SBS) but places on this service (Buses 24 and 29) are limited. Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School students are approved as eligible for bus transport assistance only if there are no vacancies in their enrolling year group at Georgiana Molloy Anglican School at the time of application to SBS for bus transport assistance. Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School students may be approved for complimentary travel but this will only be available whilst there are available seats on the bus that are not required for students approved as eligible for bus transport assistance.  Please refer to the SBS website for more information.

Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School Private School Bus Service

Yallingup/Dunsborough Bus

Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School runs an exclusive return service for students direct from Yallingup/Dunsborough to the School. The bus collects from Yallingup, Dunsborough in the morning and includes a stop at Bovell Park, Busselton in the afternoon. The cost of the service is $145 per term. Download a Registration Form to view bus stops and times. If you have any questions, please contact the Finance Office on (08) 9722 6015.

Vasse/Busselton Bus

Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School runs an exclusive return service for students direct from Vasse/Busselton to the School. The bus stops in Vasse, Busselton and Capel. The cost of the service is $145 per term. Download a Registration Form to view bus stops and times. If you have any questions, please contact the Finance Office on (08) 9722 6015.

Other Buses (Fees applicable)

Students who live in the urban areas of Greater Bunbury are serviced by TransBunbury. Students use a smart card which also serves as their School library card. Information on routes is available from the contractors and parents should contact the relevant contractor for their area in the first instance. Please read the TransBunbury information to find out how recent changes to the TransBunbury Bus network may affect you. It is important that new students planning to travel on non-TransBunbury buses to school on the first day are registered with the appropriate bus company. Please contact the relevant company:

Bunbury – including as far North as Wildflower way, Marina Waters beyond Australind
Bunbury City Transit: (08) 9791 1955
Harvey/Boyanup/Wellington Mills/Yarloop
Love’s Bus Service: (08) 9791 3133
Myalup/Settlers/Preston Beach/Binningup/Elgin/Donnybrook/Stratham/Capel
Buswest: (08) 9725 4470 or (08) 9725 4456
Stirling (South of the Capel River)
Gerald Harrison (08) 9791 4740
Busselton/Margaret River/Collie
Veolia TransBusselton: (08) 9753 7700
Bridgetown/Donnybrook
Nicholls: (08) 9881 1736

Guidelines for Bus Travel

The School has specific guidelines for student behaviour during bus travel to maximise the safety and comfort of other passengers. Bunbury Grammar students are expected to behave in a respectful and courteous manner to the bus driver and fellow passengers at all times. Bus travel presents an opportunity for self-discipline, self-regulation, and teamwork from all students. Read the Guidelines for Bus Travel for more information.