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STATEWIDE: Schools Professional Learning Day Monday 22 July

Regions

Statewide

Routes impacted

Various

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The Department of Education has advised that the first day of Term Three, Monday 22 July, is a Professional Learning Day (student-free) across Tasmania for state primary and high schools from Kinder to Grade 10. Some non-government schools have advised of similar arrangements. The state secondary colleges (Grade 11 & 12) will be operating as normal.

Due to the large number of schools with student-free days, please note the following changes to Metro school bus operations for Monday 22 July ONLY:

STATEWIDE

For general access services, the normal Term weekday timetable will apply. Services marked on timetables as ‘S – operates on school days only’ will operate as normal.

 

HOBART

School buses – Southern & Northern Hobart (Routes 200-282)

The following school bus routes will operate as normal: 211AM, 227AM, 229AM, 245AM, 248PM, 280PM, 451.

The following school bus routes will be modified as shown:

  • Route 203AM from the City to Ogilvie High via Friends, Argyle St & West Hobart will instead run as normal to St Mary’s Harrington St, then terminate.
  • Route 222PM from Windermere Primary to Gagebrook via Bridgewater, Abbotsfield & Austins Ferry will commence from Claremont College at 3.22pm.
  • Route 230PM from Holy Rosary Primary to Glenorchy via Chigwell will commence from Claremont College at 3.20pm.
  • Route 243AM from Blackmans Bay to Ogilvie High will run as normal to St Mary’s Harrington St, then terminate.

The following school bus routes will not operate: 200PM, 201AM, 202PM, 207AM, 208PM, 209AM, 210PM, 212PM, 213AM, 215AM, 216PM, 218PM, 219AM, 220PM, 223AM, 225AM, 226PM, 228PM, 231AM, 233AM, 234PM, 235AM, 236PM, 237AM, 239AM, 241AM, 242PM, 247AM, 252PM, 254PM, 256PM, 258PM, 260PM, 262PM, 264PM, 266PM, 268PM, 270PM, 272PM, 274PM, 278PM, 282PM.

School buses – Eastern Shore (Routes 300-362)

The following school bus routes will operate as normal: NIL.

The following school bus routes will be modified as shown:

  • Route 336PM from Rose Bay High to Opossum Bay via Clifton Beach & Cremorne will instead commence from Rosny Hill Rd Stop 4 out (Rosny College) at 3.12pm, then run as normal (bypassing Clarence High).
  • Route 345AM from Clifton Beach to Mackillop College via Cremorne & Shoreline will instead run as normal to Shoreline (Rosny College students transfer to Route X44), then terminate.

The following school bus routes will not operate: 300PM, 301AM, 302PM, 303AM, 304PM, 305AM, 307AM, 310PM, 312PM, 314PM, 316PM, 318PM, 320PM, 322PM, 324PM, 326PM, 328PM, 330PM, 332PM, 334PM#, 344PM, 361AM, 362PM.

(# – schools which are open who are normally serviced by this route have been advised of alternative arrangements)

 

LAUNCESTON

The following school bus routes will operate as normal: 141AM, 170PM, 171AM, 174PM, 275AM, 281AM, 290PM.

The following school bus routes will be modified as shown:

  • Route 109AM from Rocherlea to Invermay Primary via Newnham will instead terminate at Invermay Rd opposite St Finn Barr’s School.
  • Route 110PM from Invermay Primary to Mayfield via Rocherlea will instead commence from Invermay Rd outside St Finn Barr’s School, then run as normal.
  • Route 142PM from St Leonards Primary & Larmenier to Prospect High will instead extend through to terminate at Mt Leslie Rd opposite St Patrick’s College.
  • Route 154PM from Queechy High to City via East Launceston will instead commence from the St Thomas More’s School stop in Abbott St, then run as normal.
  • Route 156PM from Queechy High to St Patrick’s College via Abbott St, High St & Talbot Rd will instead commence from the St Thomas More’s School stop in Abbott St, then run as normal to terminate at Mt Leslie Rd opposite St Patrick’s College.
  • Route 240PM from Prospect High to Blackstone Heights via St Patrick’s College will instead commence from Mt Leslie Rd opposite St Patrick’s College, then run as normal.

The following school bus routes will not operate: 102PM, 103AM, 104PM, 105AM, 106PM, 113AM, 116PM, 118PM, 121AM, 122PM, 130PM, 150PM, 151AM, 152PM, 153AM, 155AM, 160PM, 161AM, 174PM, 176PM, 190PM, 198PM, 200PM, 201AM, 211AM, 212PM, 215AM#, 218PM, 219AM, 220PM, 222PM, 223AM, 224PM, 225AM, 226PM, 227AM, 228PM, 229AM, 230PM, 231AM, 232PM, 233AM, 235AM, 238PM, 250PM, 252PM, 259AM, 270PM, 271AM, 272PM, 273AM, 274PM, 276PM, 278PM, 280PM#, 283AM#, 286PM, 296PM.

(# schools which are open who are normally serviced by this route have been advised of alternative arrangements.)

 

BURNIE

The following school bus routes will operate as normal: 208PM, 213PM, 226PM, 236AM, 237PM, 238AM, 239AM, 245PM, 254AM.

The following school bus routes will be modified as shown:

  • Route 200AM from Hillcrest to Burnie High will instead terminate in Futuna Ave (for Marist/Stella Maris).
  • Route 216PM from Burnie High to South Burnie via Shorewell Park will instead commence from Hellyer College Stop 10 outwards at 3.17pm, then run as normal.
  • Route 227AM from Upper Burnie to Burnie High via Park Grove will instead terminate at Hellyer College Stop 10 inwards.

The following routes will not operate: 201AM, 203AM, 207PM, 212PM, 218PM, 221PM, 230PM, 233PM, 234PM, 240PM, 244PM, 252PM.