Buses in Sydney

Buses in Sydney

Postby nickw234 » Fri Sep 28, 2018 12:55 pm

Hello,

I am new to this forum so hope this is the right place.

I am off to Sydney in a few weeks and interested if anyone know what system buses in Sydney use.

My Understanding its its DMR Trunked?

Anyone with some more info plese?
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Re: Buses in Sydney

Postby kevnerd486 » Fri Sep 28, 2018 3:54 pm

The majority of the private bus company's in Sydney use the Orion DMR Trunking network. There are also a few on the Vertel NXDN network.

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Re: Buses in Sydney

Postby cartman » Sun Sep 30, 2018 11:36 am

Of course there are the public buses (State Transit Authority) which are on analog 470 and 480mhz (see posts on this forum). The Government is planning to privatise them and has let out the first contract
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Re: Buses in Sydney

Postby freqwaves » Tue Dec 04, 2018 9:11 pm

A search of the ACMA on the bus companies still with licensed PMR channels is:
162.675 - Forest Coaches
163.975 - Metrolink Green Valley
165.050 - Transdev Mt Kuringai
490.800 - Cumberland Coachlines
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Re: Buses in Sydney

Postby freqwaves » Mon Sep 16, 2019 10:29 pm

I'm hearing a distant signal of bus communications on 470.675 - st-156.7
Talk of taking the bus to the yard & parking it behind another bus.
A check of the frequency on ACMA shows no bus company registered to this channel.
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