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Wellington and Hutt Valley bus service interruptions 25 June

Friday, 20 June 2014, 5:30 pm | NZ Bus

Wellington and Hutt Valley bus commuters are being advised to make alternate travel arrangements on Wednesday 25 June as a result of a two-hour union stop work meeting starting at 10.30am. Disruptions to services will start from 9:00am. More >>

NZ Bus disappointed

Thursday, 12 June 2014, 8:05 pm | NZ Bus

NZ Bus is disappointed with the announcement by Greater Wellington Regional Council today confirming that trolley buses will be phased out in 2017. More >>

Bus and Zoo sponsorship for lower decile schools

Friday, 9 May 2014, 3:32 pm | NZ Bus

Go Wellington is pleased to continue its longstanding relationship with Wellington Zoo by providing a discounted travel option for children, teachers and caregivers to the Zoo as part of the Warehouse Zoofari programme. More >>

Wellington Public Transport Plan requires decisive action

Wednesday, 19 March 2014, 1:34 pm | NZ Bus

NZ Bus welcomes the Draft Wellington Regional Public Transport Plan 2014 (PT Plan) but calls for the decision-making process to be fast-tracked to provide Wellington with greater certainty over the future shape of its public transport system. More >>

Disruption to bus services

Wednesday, 22 January 2014, 10:59 am | NZ Bus

On Friday 24 January 2014, some GO Wellington and Valley Flyer bus services will operate a reduced service due to a scheduled Annual General Meeting of the Wellington Tramways Union. More >>

Bus drivers and cyclists work together on road safety

Thursday, 16 January 2014, 3:59 pm | NZ Bus

A group of Auckland drivers from NZ Bus will swap seats this month with volunteer cyclists in road user workshops designed to improve safety on our roads. More >>

New technology to deliver smoother bus rides for Wellington

Tuesday, 6 August 2013, 9:32 am | NZ Bus

Wellington bus users will enjoy smoother, safer public transport services and reduced fuel emissions as a result of NZ Bus $3 million investment in driver training and new telematics technology, which is to be installed across its GO Wellington ... More >>

Bus Rapid Transport Will Drive Step Change in Wellington

Tuesday, 18 June 2013, 5:16 pm | NZ Bus

NZ Bus has today welcomed the findings of the Wellington Public Transport Spine Study and associated plans for the Basin Bridge and Mt Victoria tunnel duplication. More >>

Simplified PTOM will help plan Wellington’s public transport

Thursday, 6 June 2013, 11:05 am | NZ Bus

NZ Bus has today welcomed the passing of legislation introducing a new Public Transport Operating Model (PTOM). More >>

NZ Bus Sells NorthBus Business

Tuesday, 14 May 2013, 11:10 am | NZ Bus

NZ Bus announced today the sale of its NorthBus business based in Whangarei to Ritchies Transport Limited. NorthBus is a 41 bus business, operating a mix of Urban, Contracted and School runs. More >>

Waka Pacific Bus Accident

Tuesday, 12 February 2013, 5:16 pm | NZ Bus

NZ Bus would like to advise that 4 people were taken to hospital this afternoon after an incident involving a Waka Pacific and Inner LINK bus on Khyber Pass. More >>

NZ Bus making progress in culture change

Wednesday, 14 November 2012, 9:47 am | NZ Bus

NZ Bus has been in negotiations with representatives of the Auckland Tramways Union and First Union for the past 6 months to agree a new Collective Agreement (CA) for their members. More >>

NZ Bus and TeamTalk do Deal

Tuesday, 30 October 2012, 6:42 pm | NZ Bus

Today NZ Bus announced its investment in a new radio communications platform for its fleet of 1000 buses in Auckland and Wellington. Radio communications are a critical function within NZ Bus for ensuring both the safety of our 1600 bus operators and ... More >>

Majority vote in Favour

Monday, 15 October 2012, 7:17 pm | NZ Bus

NZ Bus has been advised by the unions that at a meeting today over 50% of their members voted to accept the company’s offer. The vote failed to achieve the 60% threshold required to ratify. The Company has already reached agreement with the union leadership ... More >>

Auckland Bus Strike Action Unavoidable

Thursday, 11 October 2012, 7:43 pm | NZ Bus

NZ Bus has met yesterday with Tramways and First Union regarding the existing pay offer for bus drivers. More >>

Mediation Confirms Final Offer - NZ Bus

Wednesday, 10 October 2012, 4:22 pm | NZ Bus

NZ Bus has been involved in negotiations with Tramways and First Union since May this year to agree a new Collective Agreement. More >>

Strike averted as NZ Bus and Unions reach agreement

Friday, 21 September 2012, 3:14 pm | NZ Bus

NZ Bus, the Tramways Union and First Union are very pleased to announce that following a last ditch meeting this morning they have reached a proposed settlement for the Collective Employment Agreement covering bus drivers and service staff in Auckland. More >>

NZ Bus makes last ditch effort

Thursday, 20 September 2012, 3:04 pm | NZ Bus

NZ Bus has requested that the unions meet with them urgently in a last ditch effort to avoid planned industrial action commencing Monday 24th September. More >>

Union Determined to Bring Auckland to its Knees

Tuesday, 18 September 2012, 3:51 pm | NZ Bus

Since May of this year NZ Bus, Tramways and First Union have been involved in discussion to agree a new Collective Agreement (CA) for NZ Bus’ Auckland drivers. More >>

Bus Drivers Vote Down Offer to be Highest Paid in Auckland

Monday, 17 September 2012, 2:40 pm | NZ Bus

Press Release – Monday 17th September 2012 Bus Drivers Vote Down Offer to be Highest Paid in Auckland More >>



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