Community Bus

West Wimmera Shire Council provides an eleven passenger mini bus for community groups to access for community transport needs.

From 1 July 2016 the community bus shall be based alternating between Council's Edenhope and Kaniva Customer Service Centres for one month each, as follows:

July 2016Kaniva
August 2016Edenhope
September 2016Kaniva
October 2016Edenhope
November 2016Kaniva
December 2016Edenhope
January 2017Kaniva
February 2017Edenhope
March 2017Kaniva
April 2017Edenhope
May 2017Kaniva
June 2017Edenhope

From 1 July 2016 the fee for using the community bus will be charged at $0.50 per kilometre, calculated from where the bus is collected, and the bus must be returned with a full tank of fuel.

Ho do I make a booking?

To make a booking please contact Council's Customer Service Centre in Edenhope | 5585 9900 or Kaniva | 5392 7700.

Bookings for the use of the community bus can not be made more than one month in advance.

To ensure that as many community groups may access the community bus as possible Council will restrict the use of the bus by individual groups to a maximum of three separate hires in any six month period.

Driver Requirements

To book the bus you will a need to complete a form nominating the driver and produce a valid current Victorian Driver's Licence. No licence endorsements are required to drive the community bus, a regular car licence is sufficient.

The bus is not to be driven by any person on a probationary licence.

Any person requiring further information concerning this matter should contact Mr. Ashley Roberts | Manager Finance | 03 5392 7700.

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