IMPORTANT NOTICE: As part of the introduction of new timetables for bus services on the north-west coast, there are also changes to contract school bus services for operators other than Metro. For further information on these changes, including updated maps and timetables, please visit the Transport Tasmania website.
Ulverstone, Penguin, Sulphur Creek, Heybridge, Wivenhoe, South Burnie
Routes 70 to 79 operated by Metro between Ulverstone and Burnie have been replaced by Route 190.
Route 190 starts/ends at Cattley St interchange, students travelling to/from Hellyer College or the University will need to transfer.
Services depart Ulverstone at 7.06 (school days), 7.32, 10.07am and 1.37 & 4.35pm.
Services depart Cattley St at 9.15am and 12.44, 3.40 & 5.40pm.
Students may alternatively use the north-west express service, Route 708, operated by Merseylink Coaches. This service travels between Burnie and Devonport with stops at Penguin and Ulverstone. Further details are available at https://www.transport.tas.gov.au/public_transport/bus_timetables/north_west/north_west_express.
NOTE: Students will need to transfer between Route 190 and Routes 194/195 at the Cattley St interchange to complete their journey.
194 & 195
Park Grove, Shorewell Plaza, Acton (Thorne St), Upper Burnie, Burnie City
Metro's Route 194 & 195 loop services operate regularly from Stop B in the Burnie Interchange.
Route 194 travels in a CLOCKWISE loop: Cattley St > Upper Burnie > Thorne St (Acton) > Wiseman St (Shorewell Plaza) > Mooreville Rd > Brickport Rd > Hospital > Futuna Ave > West Park Grove > Cattley St
Route 195 travels in an ANTI-CLOCKWISE loop: Cattley St > West Park Grove > Futuna Ave > Hospital > Brickport Rd > Mooreville Rd > Wiseman St (Shorewell Plaza) > Thorne St (Acton) > Upper Burnie > Cattley St
- Marist Regional College students should board/alight on West Park Grove or Futuna Ave.
- Stella Maris students should board/alight on Futuna Ave.
- Burnie Primary students should board/alight at Mooreville Rd Stop 9.
- University students should board/alight at Mooreville Rd Stop 9.
- Hellyer College students should board/alight at suitable locations on Mooreville Rd.
Please refer to the Route 194/195 timetable for further details.
Wynyard, Somerset, Camdale, Ocean Vista, Cooee
Routes 60 to 68 between Wynyard, Somerset and Burnie have been replaced by Route 197.
Route 197 operates between West Wynyard (York St) and Burnie City (Cattley St) via Wynyard (Jackson St), East Wynyard, Seabrook, West Somerset, Somerset, Camdale and Cooee.
Services depart West Wynyard commencing from 6.40am. Selected services from Wynyard and Burnie travel via Burnie High (please refer to separate entries for further information).
NOTE: Students using Route 197 to travel to/from Hellyer, Marist, Stella Maris and University will need to TRANSFER between Route 197 and Route 194/195 at the Cattley St interchange.
Hillcrest, Montello, Romaine, Shorewell Park, Park Grove
HILLCREST - Mount St/Aileen Cres - MONTELLO PRIMARY SCHOOL - Upper Burnie - Brooklyn - PARKLANDS HIGH SCHOOL - HELLYER COLLEGE - UTAS - MARIST/STELLA MARIS - BURNIE HIGH SCHOOL
7:46 Hillcrest, Aileen Cres/Mount St
7:51 Montello Primary School
7:57 Upper Burnie, Mount St
8:03 Brooklyn, Collins St
8:08 Parklands High School
8:14 Shorewell Park, Wiseman St
8:18 Hellyer College
8:19 UTAS, Mooreville Rd
8:22 Stella Maris, Stop 5
8:30 Burnie High School
Upper Burnie, Acton (Thorne St), Shorewell Park, Montello, Waterfall
UPPER BURNIE - Mount St - Downlands - Three Mile Line - Woniora Rd - Shorewell Park - Kentish Dr - Wright St - Wiseman St - Mooreville Rd - HELLYER COLLEGE - Montello - Grandview Ave - Waterfall - Paraka St - BURNIE HIGH SCHOOL
8:00 Upper Burnie, Mount St Stop 32
8:03 Acton, Thorne St opp Child & Family Centre
8:05 Shorewell Plaza Stop 16
8:10 Hellyer College
8:15 Montello, Mace St Stop 14
8:19 Montello, View Rd Stop 10
8:23 Waterfall, Paraka St
8:30 Burnie High School
West Mooreville Rd, Park Grove
WEST MOOREVILLE RD - Mooreville Rd UTAS - HELLYER COLLEGE - Brickport Rd - MARIST REGIONAL COLLEGE - BURNIE HIGH SCHOOL - BURNIE PRIMARY SCHOOL
8:00 Park Grove, Mooreville Rd Stop 9 UTAS
8:10 West Mooreville, courtesy zone
8:17 Shorewell Park, Mooreville Rd Stop 13
8:19 Hellyer College
8:22 Marist Regional College (Junior School)
8:27 Burnie High School
8:34 Burnie Primary School
West Park Grove, Burnie City
HELLYER COLLEGE - BURNIE CITY
3:15 Hellyer College
3:17 Park Grove, Stop #3
3:24 Burnie City
Shorewell Park, West Mooreville Rd
BURNIE CITY - Park Grove - STELLA MARIS CATHOLIC PRIMARY SCHOOL - Brickport Rd - BURNIE PRIMARY SCHOOL - HELLYER COLLEGE - Shorewell Park - Mooreville Rd - West Mooreville Rd - East Cam Courtesy Zone - Poimena Rd - Mooreville Rd - UNIVERSITY OF TASMANIA
3:05 Burnie City Interchange Stop A
3:10 Park Grove, Futuna Rd (Stella Maris) Stop 5
3:13 Burnie Primary School
3:16 Hellyer College, Mooreville Rd Stop 10
3:18 Shorewell Park, Wiseman St Stop 14
3.22 Shorewell Park, Woniora Rd opp Rouse Pl
3:29 West Mooreville, West Mooreville courtesy zone
3:41 West Mooreville, East Cam courtesy zone
3:45 Mooreville Rd, University of Tasmania Stop 9
Acton, Shorewell Park, Burnie City
Service commences from Wiseman St Stop 16 at 3:16pm and travels to Burnie City via Hellyer College and Stella Maris Catholic Primary School. Refer to the Acton timetable for more information on Route 194.
NOTE: This service travels via Hellyer College arriving at approximately 3:19pm before continuing Stella Maris arriving at approximately 3:25pm and continuing to Burnie City.