Our Community Bus service is provided by a dedicated team of volunteers that assist residents on and off the bus and transport them to local shops, community centres and libraries. For all Community Bus enquiries and bookings please call 8229 9975.
Enjoy the convenience of a kerb to kerb service with other residents in your community allowing you the opportunity to socialise and form friendships in the comfort of our Community Bus.
Our fleet of Community Buses can transport you occasionally or on a regular basis to your local shopping precinct and allows you time to do your shopping and run your errands at the bank, post office or library. Our buses also travel to Westfield Marion and local Community Centres to support you to attend social groups and activities.
Access & Safety
All our Community Buses are fitted with seatbelts for your safety and air conditioning and heating for your comfort. We have access for walkers, trolleys and your shopping bags (limited 2 bags per passenger). A lifter is also fitted to accommodate residents using a wheelchair.
When our buses are not in use, they are available for hire to local non-profit community groups. Hire is subject to bus and Council accredited volunteer driver availability. If you are interested in hiring a bus, please visit our website and complete the Community Bus Hire Application.
Fees and charges vary according to the service and your individual circumstances, please contact our Community Wellbeing team.
Our Personal Transport service is designed for eligible residents who are unable to drive and cannot access the community bus safely. Our trusted team of volunteers can transport you to medical or social appointments, assist you with shopping and provide social companionship. For more information on eligibility visit the Community Wellbeing page.
Transport to Appointments
- Exercise classes
- Social activities
- Physio & other
If you need a little more assistance a volunteer can accompany you to your appointments.
Our dedicated volunteers can transport you to your local grocery centre and provide assistance with your shopping by pushing the trolley, locating items on the shelf and carrying your bags.
If you are unable to leave your home due to medical conditions or recovery from surgery you can provide our volunteers with your shopping list and they can shop for you. We can also assist you with online shopping services.
In need of a cuppa and chat? Our friendly volunteers can visit you at home or take you out to your local café to enjoy a cuppa.
Fees and charges vary according to the service and your individual circumstances, please contact our Community Wellbeing team for more information.
Our Personal Transport service is subject to volunteer availability and we request a minimum of 4 business day's notice.
Phone 8229 9828
Or visit us at the Community Information Kiosk located in the Brighton Civic Centre - 24 Jetty Road, Brighton