The Non-State Schools Transport Assistance Scheme (NSSTAS) provides student travel rebates for public buses. The Bus Fare Assistance Program (BFAP) and Students With Disability (SWD program) are accessible by families with children attending a non-state school outside the Brisbane City Council (BCC) boundary. For more information visit

A number of public transport providers set-down and pick-up at the College. Parents are requested to liaise directly with the specific transport operator to register for one of these services:

Amberley Rosewood Bus Company
3281 2551

Amberley Rosewood bus timetable (PDF 589kb)
Translink Train Services
13 12 30

Karrabin Train Station on the Rosewood Translink line is the nearest train station to the College. The College offers bus connections from the station each morning and afternoon. For the Translink train timetable please follow this link -
Minden Bus Company
5426 8102

WestMAC School Schedule & Maps
Minden No 4 (Rosewood and Walloon)
Minden No 7 (Marburg, Brisbane Valley Highway)
Minden No 10 (Minden, Tarampa, Lowood, Fernvale, Blacksoil)

Pearce Buses
5423 1645

Pearce Buses / Valley of the Lakes Coaches are seat belted and air conditioned.

Pick ups are from Toogoolawah, Esk, Fernvale morning and afternoon, as well as designated stops along the Brisbane Valley Highway.

We have a late bus from school to Fernvale, Esk and Toogoolawah.
Tickets are available from the College's Cashier's Office.

Pearce Coach (PDF 518kb)
Pearce Mini Bus (PDF 105kb)
Late Bus - Valley of the Lakes (PDF 100kb)

Phone: 0427986083 - Bruce and 0427986081 - Mitch

Southern Cross Transit
3813 8900

WestMAC School Schedules & Maps
S30 Karalee, Barellan Point
S31 Bellbowrie, Moggill, Karana Downs and Chuwar
S32 Mt Crosby, Karana Downs and Chuwar
S24 Muirlea, Pine Mountain and Borallan

Westside Bus Company
3288 1333

WestMAC Schedule & Maps
Bellbird Park, Blackstone, Booval, Brassall, Coalfalls, Collingwood Park, Eastern Heights, Flinders View, Ipswich Central, Newtown, Raceview, Redbank Plains, Ripley, Silkstone, West Ipswich, Wulkuraka, Yamanto

The College, in partnership with Fassifern Coaches operates dedicated bus routes for WestMAC students each morning and afternoon. Find out more about the WestMAC Bus Network. It is important to note that only students with a disability will be eligible under the Students With Disability (SWD) program through NSSTAS if catching the chartered Fassifern Coaches services. Bus Fare Assistance Program (BFAP) applications lodged for these chartered services will not be eligible.