Routes 385, 388 and 389 permanent routes start on 4 November

Routes 385, 388 and 389 had minor route changes in Mernda and Doreen while works on Wallaroo Way and Painted Hills Road were finished.

From Sunday 4 November, they will be able to travel along their permanent route.

Route 385 Whittlesea/Mernda Station to Greensborough

While works on Wallaroo Way were finished, Route 385 had to travel a different way between Bridge Inn Road and Elation Boulevard

From 26 August 2018, it travelled along Resort Boulevard, Fortress Road and Independence Boulevard

From 4 November 2018, it will travel along Vantage Point Boulevard and Wallaroo Way. This is the permanent route. New bus stops have been built along these roads.

The existing bus stops on Resort Boulevard and Fortress Road will be removed. New bus stops on Vantage Point Boulevard will be located between Bridge Inn Road and Peak Crescent and near the intersection of Vantage Point Boulevard and Fleetwood Drive. There will also be five stops on each side of the road along Wallaroo Way and Elation Boulevard.

The below map shows the temporary and permanent routes and bus stop locations along those routes. Please note that information in the map is available on this page.

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Route 388 Mernda Station and Doreen (anti-clockwise loop) and Route 389 Mernda Station and Doreen (clockwise loop)

While works on Painted Hills Road were finished, Routes 388 and389 had to travel a different way between Eminence Boulevard and Bridge Inn Road

From 26 August, it travelled along Eminence Boulevard and Bassetts Road.

From 4 November 2018, it will travel along Painted Hills Road. This is the permanent route. New bus stops have been built along these roads.

Bus stops on Eminence Boulevard and Bassetts Road will continue to be used by Route 381. New bus stops for Routes 388 and 389 have been built on Painted Hills Road between Eminence Boulevard and Cookes Road and between Cookes Road and Belmont Rise. These Routes will also use existing bus stops on Bridge Inn Road near the corners of Bassetts Road and Lexington Avenue.

The below map shows the temporary and permanent routes and bus stop locations along those routes. Please note that information in the map is available on this page.

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For more information, visit the Plenty Valley bus information page, or call 1800 800 007.