Subscribe to our newsletter!

By clicking ‘Subscribe’ you agree to our privacy and legal statement.

Vintage Buses

Vintage Buses on Australia Day

Vintage Buses is finished


09:30 AM - 04:30 PM

26 January 2021


25 Derbyshire Rd, Leichhardt, NSW, 2040

Important Information

Bookings required

Travel like it’s 1949 on a double-decker vintage bus from the Leichardt bus depot across the Sydney Harbour Bridge to St Leonards and back again.

There are two bus stops:

The bus trip will take between 45 and 60 minutes.

With 10 vintage buses operating on the route during Australia Day, there'll be a bus every 45 minutes (approximately).

The last round trip will depart at 4:30 PM.


Book tickets online now.


  • Adult $15
  • Child (4 to 6) $10
  • Concession (proof of entitlement may be required on entry) – $10
  • Family of 4 – $35

Children below 4 years are admitted free.

Online registration is required. Buses are cashless. You cannot buy a ticket on board. 

Stay COVID Safe

Face masks are mandatory on shared transport and waiting areas for shared transport. Children 12 years and under are exempt but are encouraged to wear masks where practicable. Learn more about face masks. Download the Service NSW app for contactless check-in. 

This event is delivered by Sydney Bus Museum.

Occupiers of premises or event organisers are responsible for adhering to any relevant public health orders, as well as preparing and implementing a COVID Safety Plan (if required). 

Check out the collection online

The Sydney Bus Museum has a rare and invaluable collection of 70 vehicles.

There's primitive 1920s type buses, 1940s and 50s Leylands and AECs and more modern 1980s Mercedes-Benz city buses. 

The Museum also houses Australia’s largest collection of historic double deckers, including those from Sydney, Adelaide and London.

Check out the collection online


The Sydney Bus Museum is a not-for-profit organisation first established in 1986 at Tempe, and now permanently based within the Old Tramshed at Leichhardt in Sydney.

Over 250 volunteer members work together help to preserve the collection so vehicles are available for community events. 

Register as a volunteer