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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
Option 1: 379 & 400 - Tuggeranong votes: 3
Option 2: 353 - Templestowe Av votes: 2
Option 3: 393 - Aikman Dr votes: 2
Option 4: 451 - Cohen St votes: 1
Option 5: 909 - Bettong Av votes: 2
Option 6: 112 - Chapman Terminus votes: 5
Title: POTM - December 2019
Post by: Barry Drive on November 17, 2019, 03:30:11 PM
Submissions are open for the last Photo of the Month of the year (December 2019). And here's the rules:

● two* photographs may be submitted by any one person, provided they have not been submitted before

● * This month we are seeking photos of "last in class"¹. 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/tram.

● 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  ( 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.

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-saving time.

Voting will commence on 27 November. Voting will close 1 December.

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.

¹ bonus category is "last in class" - meaning the last bus or tram of a class: so Buses 982 125 319 373 389 489 505 538 620 651 671 or 681 and Tram 014.
Title: Re: POTM - December 2019
Post by: King of Buses on November 24, 2019, 11:53:34 AM
379 and 400 together at Tuggeranong Interchange.
353 operates a route 80 along Templestowe Ave, Conder.
The last of the MAN 18.310s, 393, lays over on Aikman Drive.
Title: Re: POTM - December 2019
Post by: Barry Drive on November 25, 2019, 11:06:53 AM
Bus 451 in new AOA for "Canberra Outlet" on Cohen Street. (25 Nov 2019)
Title: Re: POTM - December 2019
Post by: Snorzac on November 25, 2019, 01:41:10 PM
BUS 909 is seen on Bettong Ave Throsby on a early morning route 21

BUS 112 is seen at Chapman terminus on completion of a route R7
Title: Re: POTM - December 2019
Post by: Barry Drive on November 27, 2019, 09:23:04 AM
Voting has commenced