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HOBART: Service arrangements for Friday 25 October

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Hobart

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Friday 25 October (day after Show Day holiday) is a student-free day in southern Tasmania for state schools from kinder to Grade 10. Most non-government schools have also scheduled a student-free day for this date. The senior secondary colleges – Hobart College, Elizabeth College, Rosny College, Claremont College and Guilford Young College – will be open as normal.

Metro’s Hobart general access network will operate according to the Friday school holiday timetable on 25 October, with the following exceptions:

MT NELSON, KINGSTON & CHANNEL SERVICES

  • Route 410 between Hobart City and Kingston Central will operate according to the school term timetable, and travel via Hobart College as normal.
  • Channel Routes 411 to 417 will operate according to the school term weekday, and services which travel via Hobart College will do so as normal.
  • Routes 458 & X58 between Hobart City and Mt Nelson will operate via Hobart College as normal.

EASTERN SHORE SERVICES

  • The 7.20am Route 665S/664R service from Acton Park and Seven Mile Beach (7.38am) to Rosny Park and Rose Bay High will operate according the school term timetable, and terminate at Rosny Hill Rd Stop 4.
  • The 7.09am Route X44 service from Opossum Bay to Hobart City will operate according to the school term timetable, and travel via Clarence St, Cambridge Rd & Rosny Hill Rd.
  • The 7.10am Route 605 service from Tranmere to Austins Ferry (St Virgil’s) will instead terminate at Glenorchy Interchange.
  • The 3.20pm Route 605 service from Austins Ferry (St Virgil’s) to Tranmere will instead commence from Main Rd Stop 43 (outside St Virgil’s), then run as tabled to Tranmere.

SCHOOL BUS SERVICES

The following arrangements will apply for school buses:

CLAREMONT COLLEGE

  • Route 211AM from Gagebrook to Claremont College via Herdsmans Cove and Bridgewater will operate as normal.
  • Route 222PM from Windermere Primary to Gagebrook via Claremont College will instead commence from Claremont College at 3.22pm, then run as normal.
  • Route 230PM from Holy Rosary Primary to Glenorchy via Claremont College will instead commence from Claremont College at 3.20pm, then run as normal.

GUILFORD YOUNG COLLEGE (City & Glenorchy campuses)

  • Route 203AM from Hobart City to Harrington St will operate as normal.
  • Route 225AM from Bridgewater to Dominic College via Glenorchy Interchange will not operate. Students travelling to Guilford Young Glenorchy campus should instead catch the Route X20 service departing Bridgewater at 7.42am.
  • Route 243AM from Blackmans Bay and Kingston Beach to Harrington St will operate as normal.
  • Route 245AM from Maranoa Heights to Harrington St will not operate. Students who would normally catch this service should instead catch the Route 500 (Glenorchy via Hobart City) service departing Blackmans Bay at 7.36am, and transfer in the Hobart City Interchange to Route 203AM departing Stop J at 8.06am.
  • Route 254PM from Friends and St Mary’s to Maranoa Heights via Kingston and Taroona will not operate. Students for Kingston and Maranoa Heights should instead catch the Route 500 service departing Franklin Square Stop P at 3.50pm. Students for Taroona should instead catch the Route 426 service departing Stop P at 3.45pm, or the Route 429 departing at 4.02pm.
  • Route 334PM from Mt Carmel and St Mary’s to Lauderdale, Seven Mile Beach and Acton Park will not operate. Students should instead catch general access services from the Hobart City Interchange.

HOBART COLLEGE

  • Route 227AM from Blackmans Bay & Kingston Beach to Hobart College will run as normal.
  • Route 229AM from Taroona to Hobart College will run as normal.
  • Route 243AM from Blackmans Bay & Kingston Beach to City schools via Hobart College will run as normal.
  • Route 245AM from Maranoa Heights to St Mary’s College via Hobart College will not operate. Students who normally use this service to travel to Hobart College should instead catch the Route 500 service (Glenorchy via Hobart City) which departs Blackmans Bay at 7.45am, then transfer at Kingston Central North to the Route 227AM school bus to Hobart College which departs at 8.18am.
  • Route 248PM from Hobart College to Blackmans Bay via Maranoa Heights will run as normal.
  • Route 280PM from Hobart College to Blackmans Bay via Kingston Beach will run as normal.
  • Route 451 between Hobart City and Hobart College in both directions will operate to the normal Friday Term timetable.

ROSNY COLLEGE

  • Route 336PM from Rosny College to Opossum Bay via Rifle Range Rd, Cremorne and Clifton Beach will not operate. Students travelling to these locations can instead catch the Route 646 service departing Rosny Park at 3.40pm.
  • Route 344PM from Rose Bay High and Rosny College to Opossum Bay via Rifle Range Rd and Gellibrand Drive will not operate. Students travelling to Rifle Range Rd can instead catch the Route 646 service departing Rosny Park at 3.40pm. Students travelling to Gellibrand Drive can instead catch the Route X44 service departing Shoreline Central at 4.47pm.
  • Route 345AM from Clifton Beach and Cremorne to Mackillop College via Shoreline Central will not operate. Students who normally catch this service and transfer at Shoreline to Route X44 should instead catch the Route 646 general access service departing Clifton Beach at 7.05am, Cremorne 7.14am and alight at Rosny Hill Rd Stop 4 at 7.51am.

SERVICES OPERATED BY TASSIELINK TRANSIT, O’DRISCOLL COACHES & TASMANIAN REDLINE COACHES

  • Please refer to the individual operators for information on their service arrangements for Friday 25 October.