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Ministerial Statement Public Bus Transport System

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Title

Ministerial Statement Public Bus Transport System

Other title

Tabled paper 794

Collection

Tabled Papers for 9th Assembly 2001 - 2005; Tabled Papers; ParliamentNT

Date

2003-02-19

Description

Tabled By Clare Martin

Notes

Made available by the Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory under Standing Order 240. Where copyright subsists with a third party it remains with the original owner and permission may be required to reuse the material.

Language

English

Subject

Tabled papers

File type

application/pdf

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License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Series/C1968A00063

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/285727

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/406407

Page content

These include: Public buses in Darwin, Palmerston the rural area and in Alice Springs; school buses (and other forms of school transport) in these centres as well as in Batchelor, Jabiru, Katherine, Pine Creek, and Nhulunbuy; and additional services and free to the public services for special events. The im portant role public transport plays in the community is confirmed by the num ber of passengers carried, the service kilometres covered, and the num ber of community groups and special events that are supported. During the 2001-2002 financial year almost 4.3 million passengers travelled on buses across the Territory. Of these total passenger boardings, over 2 million were by NT students. On the Darwinbus network alone, buses travelled almost 3.4 million kilometres during th a t year. - 2