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Beta Tested: Cooee Busways On Demand Public Transport Service

Updates at the end of the article – Busways has launched the Cooee Busways – The Ponds, Schofields and Kellyville Ridge site with further details. Residents in the Hills district have much to celebrate, as after many years of promises, … Continue reading

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Random: Opal Card Stories, Tips & Central Station Upgrades

The Opal Card is an automatic fare collection system based around NXP MiFare DESFire EV1 NFC cards and readers supplied by Cubic Transportation Systems (based on readers on the Oyster card network). It has been in use since December 2012 … Continue reading

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Random: element14 Webinar, UNSW OWeek, Transport Sydney, etc.

I don’t know what it is, but the interval between these random posts seems to be getting more and more irregular. Part of the reason must be because of how insanely busy I’m becoming … it’s likely that blog posts … Continue reading

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Sydney Buses Route 418 New Bus Route Service Information

I catch a bus every weekday to and from uni and occasionally you come across privileged information just lying on the floor. I was in the rear of the bus, and this piece of paper on the ground caught my … Continue reading

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Automatic Fare Collection Systems on Sydney Buses

While rummaging in my box of old odds-and-ends, I came across something that reminded me that I should make a short post about the automatic fare collection (AFC) systems on Sydney buses. In almost all Sydney Buses today, we still … Continue reading

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