Grafton - Yamba Bus Service

This is a historic listing of vehicles owned and operated by Grafton - Yamba Bus Service.

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Accreditation: RW, JL, KS & VM Wilson t/a Grafton - Yamba Bus Service, Acc No. 7871, Yamba
Depot Address/s: 95 Prince Street Grafton
2 Favorite Street Yamba
Livery: White with a green stripe and cursive sign writing
Service Runs: 380 Grafton - Maclean - Yamba
School Runs: Grafton - Yamba district
Maclean - Yamba district (Angourie to the south and Palmers Island to the west)

Grafton Yamba Bus Service was previously a partnership of McPherson and Wilson, but was fully owned by the Wilson family by 1979. The fleet in 1979 consisted:-
MO 178 Bedford J2 / CCMC
MO 4000 Bedford VAM3 - Perkins / PMC
MO 4249 White - Perkins / Watt Bros
MO 4566 Commer 2500 Minibus
MO 4733 Bedford VAM3 - Perkins / PMC

The fleet had been completely overturned by 1989:-
MO 7083 Bedford BLP2 / CC
MO 5798 Bedford VAM - Perkins / CC
MO 4249 Nissan RB30 / CC
MO 9805 MAN 22.280 (RE) / CC
MO 178 16.240
MO 4733 16.240

The 1989 public timetable consisted of five return services to Grafton weekdays (three only during school holidays), one return service on Saturdays and two on Sundays.

Grafton Yamba Bus Compan was taken over by the burgeoning King Bros bus group (AP & JP King, King Bros Bus Service) originating from Kempsey in 1999.

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