Bus Hire

The Neighbourhood Centre has one mini bus for hire.  Hire is available to Junior Sporting Clubs and Community Organisations ONLY

Bus available :

  • 10 seater mini bus (automatic) with wheelchair access

Bus Hire Fee Schedule as at 1st January, 2014

4 hour hire – local                                $ 25.00

Local Ballarat – all day                       $ 40.00 per day

Long distance (more than 80km radius)  $80.00 per day



  1. The Hirer is the person responsible for the bus on behalf of the organisation
  2. The Hirer will ensure any damage caused to the bus through the actions of the passengers will be paid for
  3. The Hirer will be responsible for the cost of any damage or loss which occurs to the vehicle that will not be a legitimate claim on the insurance policy and for the insurance excess payment if this is incurred.  The excess amount is $ 500.00 for each claim
  4. A hire fee will be paid in accordance with the fee schedule (listed above)
  5. No Adult Sporting Groups shall hire the bus
  6. The Log Sheet will be completed
  7. No animals, smoking or consumption of alcohol on the bus at any time
  8. The Driver must have a ‘O’ blood alcohol reading at all times
  9. The Driver must hold a FULL driver’s license
  10. The Driver will be responsible for any traffic or parking fees, infringements including Toll Road fees
  11. The bus will be securely locked whenever unattended
  12. The Driver is to contact the emergency number displayed in the vehicle’s log book in the event of a breakdown or accident
  13. The vehicle will be returned fully fuelled the the Hirer


The above terms and conditions are to be signed by both the organisation and the driver together with the appropriate hire fee prior to keys being made available.