Sunshine Coast School Bus Network Changes for Term1 Effective Wednesday 27 January 2021

Updated 25 January 2021: New school bus services to Palmview have been added to the below table. Run 5780 will now incorporate Palmview State School and Palmview State Special School. The addition of these services will see an adjustment to some collection and drop off times by up to 20 minutes for Chancellor State College, Chancellor Primary School, Matthew Flinders College, and Siena Catholic College. For more information, please click here. Full Sunshine Coast school bus services changes are listed below.

Effective Date: Wednesday 27 January 2021

Changes to select Sunshine Coast school bus services will be introduced from the start of Term 1 on Wednesday 27 January 2021.

The network updates are a continuation of recent upgrades aimed at enhancing services in areas such as capacity (addressing overcrowding), on-time service, and the servicing of new estates and catchment areas.

For detailed changes please see the table attached. Further information is expected to be published on the TransLink Journey Planner by mid-January 2021. Please check your school services prior to the start of the school year.

Network changes will affect these schools:

● Baringa State Primary School ● Baringa State Secondary College ● Beerwah State High School ● Burnside State High School ● Caloundra City Private School ● Caloundra State High School ● Caloundra State Primary School ● Chancellor College ● Coolum State High School ● Glasshouse Country Christian College ● Glenview Primary School ● Golden Beach State Primary School ● Good Shepherd Lutheran College ●  Immanuel Lutheran College ● Maroochydore State High School ● Matthew Flinders Anglican College        ● Meridan State College ● Mountain Creek State High School ● Nambour State College ● Siena Catholic College ● St John’s Catholic College ● St Thomas More Catholic Primary School ● Sunshine Beach State High School ● Sunshine Beach State Primary School ● Sunshine Coast Grammar School ● Unity College     ● Woombye State Primary School.

Two new routes to service new and existing areas:

Run 5738AM and 5738PM will be introduced to service new school, Baringa State Secondary College (opening for years 7 and 8 in 2021), and existing schools, Baringa State Primary School, Meridan State College and Unity College. This covers the catchment areas of Bells Creek, Baringa, Caloundra West, Little Mountain, and new estate, Nirimba.

Deleted route:

Run 5770PM will no longer exist at the end of Term 4. Affected schools, Chancellor Park State Primary School, Glenview Primary School and Meridan State College will be serviced through amendments to existing runs.

Term 1 2021 Changes – Sunshine Coast Schools

Baringa State Primary School
AM
5731 This route no longer services Baringa Primary School.
5738 New service via Bells Creek, Baringa, Caloundra West and Little Mountain.
PM
5731 This route no longer services Baringa Primary School.
5738 New service via Bells Creek, Baringa, Caloundra West and Little Mountain.
Baringa State Secondary College (Years 7 & 8 Only)
AM
5738 New service via Bells Creek, Baringa, Caloundra West and Little Mountain.
PM
5738 New service via Bells Creek, Baringa, Caloundra West and Little Mountain.
Beerwah State High School
AM
5768 Route changed commencing 8:10AM Bray Road, Mooloolah Valley. No longer servicing Glenview.
PM
5768 Route changed. No longer servicing Old Gympie Road and Glenview Road.
Burnside State High School
AM
5719 This route no longer services Burnside State High School.
Caloundra City Private School
AM
5731 New service commencing Mooloolah Valley, via Glenview, Caloundra West, Golden Beach & Pelican Waters.
5767 Route changed commencing 7AM Glenview Road, near Ballantyne Court via Glenview, Mooloolah Valley, Meridan Plains, Little Mountain, Golden Beach, Caloundra.
PM
5709 Minor route change in Golden Beach, via Booker Parade, Carmel Street and Michael Street.
5767 Route changed via Little Mountain, Golden Beach, Pelican Waters, Meridan Plains, Mooloolah Valley and Glenview.
Caloundra State High School
AM
5706 This route is no longer servicing Caloundra State High School.
5731 This route is no longer servicing Aura Boulevard. Route now extends to Caloundra City Private School and Caloundra High School via Pelican Waters and Caloundra.
5767 Route changed commencing 7AM Glenview Road, near Ballantyne Court via Glenview, Mooloolah Valley, Meridan Plains, Little Mountain, Golden Beach, Caloundra. One service to Caloundra State High School only.
5777 This service has been deleted and is no longer available.
5779 Route changed commencing 8:13AM Seagull Avenue, Aroona via Caloundra. One service to Caloundra State High School only.
PM
5709 Minor route change in Golden Beach, via Booker Parade, Carmel Street and Michael Street.
5767 Route changed via Little Mountain, Golden Beach, Pelican Waters, Meridan Plains, Mooloolah Valley and Glenview.
Caloundra State Primary School
AM
5706 Route changed via Bellvista, Little Mountain, Pelican Waters and Golden Beach.
5767 This route is no longer servicing Caloundra State Primary School.
5779 Route changed commencing 8:13AM Seagull Avenue, Aroona via Caloundra.
PM
5706 Route extended to include Bells Esplanade, Pelican Waters.
Chancellor College Primary Campus
PM
5770 This route has been deleted and is no longer available.
5780 Departs 3:30PM (was 3:10PM) to Sippy Downs and Harmony (Palmview).
Chancellor College Senior Campus
AM
5780 Commences 7:30AM (was 7:20AM) from Harmony (Palmview) via Sippy Downs arriving Chancellor Senior Campus 7:45AM (was 7:35AM).
PM
5780 Departs 2:55PM (was 2:40PM) now via Palmview State School, Chancellor Primary to Sippy Downs and Harmony (Palmview).
Coolum State High School
AM
5776 This route no longer services Coolum State High School.
Glasshouse Country Christian College
AM
5768 Route changed commencing 8:10AM Bray Road, Mooloolah Valley. No longer servicing Glenview.
PM
5768 Route changed. No longer servicing Old Gympie Road and Glenview Road.
Glenview Primary School
AM
5767 This route no longer services Glenview Primary School.
PM
5770 This route has been deleted and is no longer available.
Golden Beach State Primary School
AM
5706 Route changed via Bellvista, Little Mountain, Pelican Waters and Golden Beach. One service to Golden Beach State Primary School only.
5767 This route no longer services Golden Beach State Primary School.
PM
5706 Route extended to include Bells Esplanade, Pelican Waters.
Good Shepherd Lutheran College
AM
5826 Route changed commencing 7:20AM Beddington Road, near German Restaurant. Bus stop service order changed. No longer servicing Eumundi Noosa Road
from Noosaville.
Immanuel Lutheran College
AM
5719 Route changed commencing 7:40AM School Road, Bli Bli. No longer servicing Kunda Park, Forest Glen and Woombye. Route extended to include Sunshine Cove in Maroochydore.
PM
5719 Route extended to include Sunshine Cove in Maroochydore.
Maroochydore State High School
AM
5776 Route changed no longer services from Bli Bli via Mount Coolum, Yaroomba and Coolum Beach to Marcoola and Mudjimba. Service now commences 8AM in Mudjimba via Twin Waters to Maroochydore.
PM
5719 Route extended to include Sunshine Cove in Maroochydore.
5729 Route extended to include Buderim.
Matthew Flinders Anglican College
AM
5719 Route changed commencing 7:40AM School Road, Bli Bli. No longer servicing Kunda Park, Forest Glen and Woombye. Route extended to include Sunshine Cove in Maroochydore.
PM
5780 Departs 3:40PM (was 3:20PM) to Sippy Downs and Harmony (Palmview).
Meridan State College
AM
5731 Route changed no longer servicing Aura Boulevard. Route extended to Caloundra City Private School and Caloundra High School via Pelican Waters and Caloundra.
5738 New service via Bells Creek, Baringa, Caloundra West and Little Mountain.
5767 This route no longer services Meridan State College.
PM
5731 Route changed no longer servicing Aura Boulevard.
5738 New service via Bells Creek, Baringa, Caloundra West and Little Mountain.
5770 This service has been deleted and is no longer available.
Mountain Creek State High School
PM
5703 Route changed no longer servicing Karawatha Drive, instead via Alexandra Headland to Maroochydore.
5714 One service from Mountain Creek State High School only. No longer providing 1PM service to Minyama and Buddina.
5755 This route no longer services Mountain Creek State High School.
Nambour State College
AM
5719 This route no longer services Nambour State College.
Palmview State School
AM
5780 New service commencing 7:30AM Flintwood Crescent, near Roseleaf Crescent via Harmony (Palmview) and Sippy Downs.
PM  
5780 New service departing 3:10PM via Sippy Downs and Harmony (Palmview).

 

Palmview State Special School
AM  
5780 New service commencing 7:30AM Flintwood Crescent, near Roseleaf Crescent via Harmony (Palmview) and Sippy Downs.
PM
5780 New service via 3:10PM from Palmview State School, via Sippy Downs and Harmony (Palmview).

 

Siena Catholic College
AM
5719 Route change commencing 7:40AM School Road, Bli Bli. No longer servicing Kunda Park, Forest Glen and Woombye. Route has been extended to service Sunshine Cove in Maroochydore.
PM
5719 Route extended to include Sunshine Cove in Maroochydore.
5780 Departs 3:50PM (was 3:10PM) to Sippy Downs and Harmony (Palmview).
St John’s Catholic College
PM
5728 Service terminates at Sunshine Coast Grammar School. No longer continues to Maroochydore via Mons, Buderim.
St Thomas More Catholic Primary School
AM
5826 Route changed commencing 7:20AM Beddington Road, near German Restaurant. Bus stop service order changed. No longer servicing Eumundi Noosa Road from Noosaville.
5828 Route changed commencing 7:40AM Weyba Road near Anchor Street, via Sunshine Beach and Noosa Springs. No longer operates near Bushlands Park. One service to St Thomas More Catholic Primary School only.
Sunshine Beach State High School
AM
5822 Route extended to include Weyba Road and Leslie Drive.
5826 Route changed commencing 7:20AM Beddington Road, near German Restaurant. Bus stop service order changed. No longer servicing Eumundi Noosa Road from Noosaville.
5828 Route changed commencing 7:40AM Weyba Road near Anchor Street, via Sunshine Beach and Noosa Springs. No longer operates near Bushlands Park. One service to Sunshine Beach State High School only.
5843 Route changed via Noosa Parade and Noosa Drive. No longer servicing Weyba Road and Leslie Drive.
Sunshine Beach State Primary School
AM
5826 Route changed commencing 7:20AM Beddington Road, near German Restaurant. Bus stop service order changed. No longer servicing Eumundi Noosa Road from Noosaville.
5828 Route changed commencing 7:40AM Weyba Road near Anchor Street, via Sunshine Beach and Noosa Springs. No longer operates near Bushlands Park. One service to Sunshine Beach State Primary School only.
Sunshine Coast Grammar School
PM
5728 Service terminates at Sunshine Coast Grammar School. No longer continues to Maroochydore via Mons, Buderim.
5729 Route extended to include Buderim.
Unity College
AM
5738 New service via Bells Creek, Baringa, Caloundra West and Little Mountain.
PM
5738 New service via Bells Creek, Baringa, Caloundra West and Little Mountain.
Woombye State Primary School
AM
5719 This route no longer services Woombye State Primary School