For families who live more than 4.8kms from Castlemaine Secondary College, the Department of Education (DET), in conjunction with Public Transport Victoria (PTV), provide bus transport for students to travel to and from school.
For the School Bus Program eligibility guidelines, please go to https://www.education.vic.gov.au/school/teachers/transport/Pages/schoolbus.aspx#link19
To apply for travel, please complete the Application to Travel and read the Conditions of Travel information following the application. These forms are also included in the Welcome to CSC enrolment booklet available online or from CSC Reception.
Returning completed forms
Post: PO Box 57, Castlemaine, 3450
In person: CSC Reception, Blakeley Road, Castlemaine.
CSC will then process your application in accordance with DET and PTV policy.
Approved bus travellers will be provided with:
- bus service name
- bus stop location
- bus stop pick up and set down times
Student’s who wish to travel on the bus as a one off, need to have a bus pass to travel. A note from their parent/carer stating the date, destination and name, needs to provided to the bus co-ordinator or office. Times they can be applied for are: before school, recess and lunch.
Please refer to the DET School Bus Program FAQs brochure if have further questions, or contact CSC Bus Coordinator Kellie Showell on 03 5479 1111.