Community Transport

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The Community Transport Service can help you plan your transport needs.

Call us for information and advice about transport options in our community. The service is available for all residents to access, however we specialise in transport options for residents that are unable to access transport or cannot access a private vehicle due to frailty, age, disability or geographic isolation.

To talk about your transport options please call 1300 365 729.

Funded by the City of Onkaparinga, Department of Human Services and the Commonwealth Home Support Programme.

 

Community Bus

The Community Bus provides transport to residents, who are frail, aged, isolated and young people with disabilities, who are transport disadvantaged with limited access to private or public transport.

We provide transport to attend your nearest shopping centre, community centre, library or social club.

The service operates in most areas on weekdays. Passengers are collected between 8.30-11am and return times vary for each area. A gold coin donation per journey is encouraged.

Information on the eligibility criteria and an application form is available by contacting Community Transport on
1300 365 729.

Bookings are taken between the hours of 9am – 3pm Monday to Friday.

Community Passenger Network

The Community Passenger Network (CPN) is a central point of contact for information, referral and advocacy regarding local transport options for transport disadvantaged residents. The service is for residents who are unable to access public transport or cannot access a private vehicle due to frailty, age, disability or geographic isolation.

Information on the eligibility criteria and accessing transport is available by contacting Community Transport on 1300 365 729.

 

Noarlunga Volunteer Transport Service

The Noarlunga Volunteer Transport Service is a volunteer organisation that provides transport assistance to the frail or at risk aged residents within the City of Onkaparinga and is available Monday to Friday.

Transport assistance is provided for essential appointments. A shopping companion service is also available subject to availability.

All bookings require a minimum of 48 hours notice. Visit http://nvts.org.au/ or phone 7127 1840.

 

Willunga District Community Bus

The transport service is a volunteer service for people who are frail, aged, isolated, younger people with disabilities and transport disadvantaged people with no access to private or public transport providing transport to attend their nearest shopping centre, community centre, library and seniors clubs.

The service operates in the outer south areas including Aldinga, Sellicks Beach, McLaren Vale, Port Willunga and Willunga on week days.

There is a limited charter service available to eligible non-profit community groups in the Willunga and surrounding districts.

For bookings or enquiries please call 8557 7899.

Office hours are 8.30am to 11.30am (message bank available outside these times).

 

Public transport

Public transport is cost effective and trains, trams and buses are now more accessible for people with disability.

Concessions are available when travelling with an approved concession or student card. Senior Card holders can travel free at certain times on weekdays, all weekend and public holidays. Companions/carers accompanying a person with a disability may also travel for free.

Eligibility criteria applies. Find out more at Adelaide Metro or contact 1300 311 108.