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Bus capacity to increase to 45% despite dwindling mask use

Dec 2, 2020

The Berejiklian Government is set to repeal the public health order requiring employees to work from home on Monday 14 […] Read More »

The women who set the wheels in motion for female Sydney bus drivers

Nov 27, 2020

Sitting behind the wheel of a double-decker service from Wynyard to Palm Beach in the Spring of 1970, June Lusk […] Read More »

NSW top Transport Chief Steps Down following Camellia Site Controversy

Nov 18, 2020

Rodd Staples will step down in February 2021 after three years as NSW’s top transport chief.  Aptly timed, Mr. Staples’ departure comes […] Read More »

NSW Transport Minister requests ICAC probe into polluted Light Rail land

Nov 18, 2020

NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance has requested the state’s anti-corruption watchdog to investigate a parcel of highly contaminated land at 6 Grand […] Read More »

NSW BUDGET 2020/21 – Transport to make up 56% of capital expenditure over 4 years

Nov 17, 2020

NSW Treasurer Dominic Perrottet has revealed the budget allocations to multiple ongoing and new public transport projects in and around […] Read More »

NSW Transport Minister casts doubt on Parramatta Light Rail Stage Two

Nov 12, 2020

NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance has said the government is increasingly likely to utilise “trackless trams” or buses the Stage […] Read More »

Detached pantograph causes safety concerns for CBD Light Rail

Nov 10, 2020

The L2 Randwick and L3 Kingsford lines on Sydney’s CBD light rail experienced long delays after a tram broke down […] Read More »

Treasurer says NSW public sector wage cuts “generous”

Treasurer Dominic Perrottet defended the government’s decision to cap wage increases for the public sector at 1.5% over the coming […] Read More »

Electric Buses to be part of Nextport’s $700m NSW E-Vehicle Manufacturing Plan

Oct 19, 2020

Nexport, the electric bus subsidiary of Cleantech investment giant True Green, has announced a $700 million plan to establish an […] Read More »

Media release: Shocking attack on bus driver highlights need for new fines to stay in place post-COVID-19

Apr 22, 2020

A shocking attack in which a woman spat in the face of the bus driver highlights the need for the […] Read More »