Community transport

We offer accessible and affordable transport to eligible older residents and residents with a disability who cannot use public transport to access services and social activities.

Community transport operates Monday to Friday and is available to individuals and groups accessing community facilities such as:

  • Senior citizens centres
  • Social clubs Shopping centres
  • Community health centres
  • Libraries

Community transport survey

We want your thoughts on community transport in Moonee Valley so that we can make improvements to the service in future.

Older people, community members with concession cards, and people with a disability are encouraged to provide their feedback, whether or not they have used the community transport service in the past.

Have your say:

  • How can the service be improved?
  • Where should it go?
  • What times and days do you want to travel?

Complete our online survey to give us your opinion, or pick up a copy from the civic centre or libraries around Moonee Valley. Surveys should be completed and returned by 30 May 2016.

Community bus hire

This service is for non-profit community organisations and groups, available for hire seven days a week on either half day or full day basis, for permanent or casual bookings. Bookings are subject to bus availability and prioritising competing demands.

For more information on community transport or to hire a bus, call 9243 8806.

Regular shopping bus runs

We also offer several community bus runs that provide senior residents, and residents with a disability, a safe and convenient way to get to a variety of popular shopping locations across Moonee Valley.

The service provides door-to-door home pick-up and drop-off, with wheel chair-accessible vehicles available. There is a nominal cost for the service and to be eligible residents must not have access to a private vehicle or public transport.

We currently offer routes to the following shopping areas:

  • Keilor Road, Niddrie
  • Airport West
  • Moonee Ponds
  • Highpoint West
  • Avondale Height
  • Essendon Fields, LaManna
  • DFO Essendon

For more information on eligibility, bus run schedules and costs, please phone 9243 8806.

Last updated: Friday, 21 April 2017, 6:33 AM