BUS 148 (2)

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Bus 148
Chassis Dennis Dart SLF
Depot Belconnen
Entered Service 1997
Removed from Service --
Desto Equipment Mobitec
Body Wright "Crusader"
Body Number Y313
Body Date Oct 1997
Seating B27FW
Fuel Diesel
Gallery Album Bus 148


Bus 148 is a Dennis Dart SLF, based at Belconnen Depot. It is currently in a special livery wrap for Transport Canberra - City Loop.


  • Bus 148 was fitted with a Tieman electric wheelchair ramp and a single wheelchair position.
  • The electric wheelchair ramp was subsequently replaced with a manual flip-out ramp.
  • Bus 148 suffered an engine fire in early December 2008 whilst operating a Route 66 on Bugden Avenue, Gowrie.
  • It was repaired and re-entered service in August 2009.

  • Bus 148 was temporarily withdrawn from service at Tuggeranong Depot on 22 June 2016.
  • On 4 July 2016 it returned to service at Belconnen Depot exclusively operating the free City Loop route.

Special Livery

  • Transport Canberra - City Loop - 4 July 2016 to current

Transfer History

Date From To Reason
23 Apr 2005 Tuggeranong Belconnen
unknown Belconnen Tuggeranong
4 Jul 2016 Tuggeranong Belconnen City Loop service