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Changes to NSW road rules for drivers, bicycle riders and pedestrians

From 1 March 2016 new rules are being introduced on our roads to help drivers, bicycle riders and pedestrians. Click here to find out more.


Changes to the Aboriginal funeral transport “Sorry Business” program

To find out about the changes to the Aboriginal funeral transport program “Sorry Business”  contact MTS on 1300 361 787 - Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm.


Ballina Buslines and Northern Rivers Buslines have capped their fares at $6

For timetables Ballina Buslines Northern Rivers Buslines or call Ballina Buslines 02 66863666 Northern Rivers Buslines 02 6626 1499


Download Accessibility Information

Northern Rivers Accessible Transport Guide
Fact Sheet: WATs
Fact Sheet: Community Transport
Fact Sheet: Accessible Buses
Fact Sheet: Concessions


Need health transport?

NRSDC and North Coast Primary Health Network have released a NEW directory detailing health transport options for Northern Rivers residents. Download your copy here.


Find a town

Ballina Shire - Coach

Several coaches travel through Ballina Shire to/from Brisbane and Sydney.

Coaches are all pre-booked services. Book online, over the phone or through your travel agent. Coaches can be used for inter-town travel greater than 50km, eg Lismore to Tweed Heads.

Service Route Stops Phone
Lismore - Brisbane
Lismore Alstonville, Ballina, Byron Bay, Brunswick Heads, Tweed Heads, Gold Coast, Brisbane
13 34 10
Sydney - Brisbane
Sydney...Grafton, Mclean, Iluka, Woodburn, Ballina, Byron Bay, Tweed Heads, Gold Coast, Brisbane
13 34 10
Sydney - Brisbane
Sydney...South Grafton, Ballina, Byron Bay, Murwillumbah, Gold Coast, Brisbane
1300 473 946
NSW TrainLink (formerly CountryLink)
Sydney - Brisbane
Connections from most towns to rail links in Grafton, Casino & Kyogle
13 22 32