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Canberra Region Multimedia => Photo of the Month => Topic started by: on January 01, 1970, 10:00:00 AM

Question: Photo of the Month - December
Option 1: 674 - Canberra Centre votes: 1
Option 2: 711 - Alinga St votes: 0
Option 3: 711 - Woden Bus Stn votes: 1
Option 4: Tram 004 - Flemington Road votes: 5
Option 5: 666 - London Cct votes: 4
Option 6: 967 - Railway Station votes: 4
Option 7: 588 - Thynne St votes: 4
Option 8: 672 - Mort St votes: 2
Title: December 2018
Post by: Barry Drive on November 11, 2018, 12:40:42 PM
Last round for the year :: Submissions are open for Photo of the Month (December). And here's the rules:

The winning photo will be loaded to the website and posted to ACT Bus on Facebook. The winner and runner(s)-up will also be included in the Photo of the Year vote. By submitting a photo, you are giving permission for it to be loaded onto the ACT Bus Gallery and Facebook page.

  • two* photographs may be submitted by any one person, provided they have not been submitted before
  • photos must be "owned" by the person submitting it (if not, you must have the permission of the photographer to submit the photo - and identify the photographer)
  • photos must be have taken legally - ACT Bus does not encourage or condone trespassing

  • submitted photographs must prominently feature:
    • public transport infrastructure (such as bus stop, bus station, bus depot, Light Rail line, tram depot) within the ACT / Queanbeyan region (location must be specified)
    • a bus or tram from the ACT or Queanbeyan (taken within the region or a former ACT/Queanbeyan bus) where -
      • the vehicle is in focus
      • the fleet or registration number is identifiable (or supplied by photographer if not visible in photograph)

  • photos narrower than 640 pixels will not be accepted

If possible, please supply date or month of photo.

Refer here ( for full ACT Bus photo submission conditions.

Photos can be submitted four ways: (1) by posting to this forum topic (2) by posting on ACT Bus Facebook page ( (and mentioning POTM) (3) by tweeting to @actbus or @actbusspotter (4) by contacting ACT Bus (submit a "contact us" form, send a message to our Facebook page or send me a Private Message) - and we'll send you an email address.

Unhosted photos may be uploaded into the ACT Bus Gallery which will apply a watermark. Requests to remove the watermark will not be considered.

* This month we are seeking photos of Buses 672 to 712. If you submit a photo (or two) meeting this criterion, you may post up to three photos but you may only submit a maximum of 2 photos of the same bus.

To ensure consistency, photos must be displayed with a width of 640 (or height if 640 if a "portrait" aspect) - photos wider than 640 are required to use the option width=640 or height=640 in the image tag. For example: [img width=640] instead of [img].

Submissions close midnight 26 November, Australian Eastern daylight-savings Time.

Voting will commence on 27 November. Voting will close on 1 December.
Title: Re: December 2018
Post by: Busnerd on November 11, 2018, 04:44:17 PM

1. Bus 674, Scania K360UA Volgren. Seen at the Canberra Centre operating a Remembrance Day Shuttle Service

2. Bus 711, a BYD Toro Electric Bus seen at City Bus Station on Route 7.
Title: Re: December 2018
Post by: Sir Pompously on November 20, 2018, 03:42:07 PM
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Transport Canberra BUS-711 (BYD Toro with Gemilang body) is seen at Woden Bus Station

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TC/Canberra Metro 004 (CAF Urbos 100 3rd Generation) is seen under test heading towards Gungahlin on Flemington Road

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Transport Canberra BUS-666 (Scania K320UB with Volgren Optimus body) is seen from the Sydney Building during a heavy downpour on London Cct
Title: Re: December 2018
Post by: King of Buses on November 20, 2018, 08:19:06 PM
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BUS967 operates a route 80 along Burke Crescent past the Railway Station

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BUS588 operates a route 7 along Thynne St, Bruce.

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BUS672 departs the City Bus Station on a route 200 to Gungahlin from COC.
Title: Re: December 2018
Post by: Barry Drive on November 27, 2018, 09:01:21 AM
Voting is now underway