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Christmas Pageant extra services and disruptions – 16 November

Regions

Eastern Shore Hobart Northern Suburbs Southern Hobart

Routes impacted

X20 502-522 540 551 561 615-646

Dates

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What’s happening?

Road closures for the 2019 Hobart Christmas Pageant will disrupt Metro services in the CBD on Saturday 16 November 2019 from 6:00 am until approx 1:00 pm.

Buses will deviate from normal route and some bus stops will be temporarily closed.

Additional services will operate on key northern suburbs and eastern shore routes before and after the Pageant.

See the tabs below for details.


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Northern suburbs disruption map


Journeys to Hobart

  • Buses from northern suburbs and Lenah Valley will travel via normal route to Elizabeth St and terminate at Stop 2 between Bathurst St and Melville St. Stops will be closed at: Campbell St near Liverpool St, and Collins St near Elizabeth St.
  • Goodwood/Lutana buses (route 561) will travel normal route to Campbell St, right Warwick St, left Elizabeth St and terminate at Stop 2 between Bathurst St and Melville St. Stops will be closed at Campbell St (Stops 3 and 4), Campbell St near Liverpool St, and Collins St near Elizabeth St.

Alternate bus stop: Elizabeth St Stop 2, before Bathurst St.


Journeys from Hobart

  • Buses to the northern suburbs and Lenah Valley will commence from a temporary bus stop in Bathurst St, and travel left Argyle St, left Brisbane St, right Elizabeth St then as normal route. Stops will be closed at Hobart City Interchange stop E, and Elizabeth St Stop 2 between Liverpool St and Bathurst St.
  • Goodwood/Lutana (route 561) buses will commence from a temporary bus stop in Bathurst St and travel left Argyle St then as normal route. Stops will be closed at Macquarie St Stop M, and Argyle St Stop 1 near Liverpool St.

Alternate bus stop: Bathurst St between Elizabeth St and Argyle St (Mountain Creek Outdoor Store)

West Hobart disruption map


Journeys to Hobart

Route 540 buses will travel normal route to Barrack St, then left Macquarie St to terminate at St David’s Cathedral. All stops on Collins St will be closed.

Alternative bus stops: Macquarie St between Barrack St and Elizabeth St.


Journeys from Hobart

Route 540 buses to West Hobart and Mt Stuart will commence from Elizabeth St at Franklin Sq, then left Macquarie St, left Murray St, right Davey St, right Molle St then as normal route. All stops on Liverpool St will be closed.

Alternate bus stops: Elizabeth St at Franklin Sq, Davey St near Salamanca Pl, Davey St near Sandy Bay Rd.

Eastern Shore disruption map


Journeys to Hobart

Buses from the eastern shore will travel via normal route to Tasman Hwy, continue to Davey St, right Elizabeth St and terminate at Franklin Square. Stops will be closed at Liverpool St near Campbell St, and Collins St near Elizabeth St.

Alternate bus stop: Elizabeth St at Franklin Sq


Journeys from Hobart

Buses to the eastern shore will commence from Franklin Square in Elizabeth St, between Macquarie St and Davey St, travel via Macquarie St to Tasman Hwy, then as normal route. Stops will be closed at Liverpool St near Campbell St and Collins St near Elizabeth St.

Alternate bus stop: Franklin Square on Elizabeth St, between Macquarie St and Davey St.

Buses from the southern suburbs arriving via Macquarie St and departing from Franklin Square will operate as normal.