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Occasionally I will add new albums that contain older photos, here are the most recently added. There are 1,254 in total.

Eastrans

3 December 2014

Eastrans was a brand used by Kefford Corporation for bus routes in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, based out of their Oakleigh depot. In October 2014 it was rebranded as CDC Melbourne.

Ryans Bus Service

14 January 2021

Ryans Bus Service operates three bus routes in Melbourne's north-western suburbs

Tullamarine Bus Lines

29 December 2020

Tullamarine Bus Lines operates buses in the northern suburbs of Melbourne. It was acquired by CDC Victoria in May 2018.

Broadmeadows Bus Service

24 August 2013

Broadmeadows Bus Service operates buses in Melbourne's northern suburbs

National Bus Company

29 August 2013

Between 1993 and 2013 National Bus Company operated buses on the former Public Transport Corporation network based out of depots located at Doncaster and North Fitzroy.

Sunbury Bus Service

12 October 2019

Sunbury Bus Service operates bus services in the Melbourne satellite town of Sunbury

Melbourne Bus Link

25 April 2013

Melbourne Bus Link operated nine bus routes in Melbourne's inner west and south-east between 1998 and 2013, that were once part of the government operated Met Bus.

Moreland Bus

24 October 2020

Moreland Bus operates two bus routes in Melbourne's inner north

Kastoria Bus Lines

14 January 2021

Kastoria Bus Lines operates bus services in Melbourne's north-west and western suburbs

East West Bus Company

2 May 2018

East West Bus Company is a joint venture between Dyson Group and Reservoir Bus Company that operates three bus routes in Melbourne's north-east.

Dysons Bus Services

18 January 2021

Dysons Bus Services operates 31 bus routes in Melbourne northern suburbs.

Driver Bus Lines

9 June 2012

Driver Bus Lines once operated five bus routes in Melbourne's east, until they were sold to CDC Melbourne in July 2013.

Grenda's Bus Services

9 June 2012

Grenda's Bus Services once operated 23 bus routes around Melbourne, until acquired by Ventura Bus Lines in 2011.

Sita Buslines

7 November 2020

Sita Buslines operates 19 bus routes in Melbourne's west from their depot in West Footscray. It was rebranded under the Transit Systems Victoria name in October 2020.

Ventura Bus Lines

14 January 2021

Ventura Bus Lines operates all over Melbourne's north, east and south-east, with a fleet of over 800 buses operating 140+ routes out of 12 depots.

Transdev Melbourne

19 January 2021

Transdev Melbourne operates a fleet of over 500 buses on 45 bus routes across Melbourne, as well seven SmartBus routes. It commenced operations in August 2013, taking over all Melbourne Bus Link and National Bus Company routes.

Hope Street Bus Line

29 September 2012

Until September 2012 route 509 in Brunswick was operated by Hope Street Bus Line

Airport buses of Victoria

6 June 2020

Several airport bus services connect the suburbs and regional centres to both Melbourne and Avalon Airports.

TramTracker across Melbourne

10 January 2021

tramTRACKER screens across the Melbourne tram and rail networks provides real time departure and disruption information to passengers.

Flooded tram tracks on St Kilda Road

14 December 2018

In December 2018 flash flooding hit Melbourne, flooding the tram tracks on St Kilda Road and delaying services.

The Overland open day

5 May 2007

On 5 May 2007 an open day was held at Southern Cross Station, giving Melbourne a first look at The Overland following a $4 million facelift to the carriage fleet.

VLocity transfers on the Geelong-Ballarat line

11 December 2018

In December 2018 empty VLocity trains were transferred to/from Melbourne and Ballarat via the freight only Geelong-Ballarat railway, so they could access the Bombardier maintenance facility at Ballarat East. The usual route via Bacchus Marsh was closed to allow work on the Ballarat Line Upgrade to be completed.

X'Trapolis transfer, December 2018

11 December 2018

On 11 December 2018 T381 and T386 with power van BVDY52 transferred X'Trapolis train 965M-1683T-966M and 935M-1668T-936M from Newport Workshops via North Melbourne and North Geelong to the Alstom plant at Ballarat North for modification works.

High Capacity Metro Train transfer, November 2018

29 November 2018

On the morning of 29 November 2018 the first completed High Capacity Metro Train set was transferred from the Downer facility at Newport Workshops to the future HCMT depot at Pakenham East, stopping multiple times along the way to inspect the new train was moving safely.

Southern Shorthaul Railroad run the transfer, with S302 in the lead, followed by a mix of 20 SSR grain wagons usually used on the Kensington grain service, then by S317, T385 and T363, generator van BVDY51, and finally the HCMT set. The emergency brake was operational onboard the new train, but the ECP service brake was not, hence additional braking wagons were required to accompany the movement.