TP1047 Transperth (1047)
Mercedes-Benz O405 / Volgren-HowardPorter
Perth St Georges nr King
circa 1991

Mercedes-Benz O405
Chassis No:  357005 61 058438   
Body:  Volgren-HowardPorter 90/8046? 11/90 B45D   
Engine:  Mercedes-Benz OM447h.908 6cyl 11.967ℓ 240hp diesel   
Gearbox:  Mercedes-Benz W3E110/2.2R 3sp automatic   
Last updated:  1 December 2016   

  DATE       REGO    No   FLEET       No
30 Nov 1990TP1047(1047)Transperth1047   
29 Sep 1996TP1047(1047)MetroBus [Transperth]1047   
5 Jul 1998TP1047(1047)Perth Bus [Transperth]1047   
4 Sep 2001TP1047(1047)Connex [Transperth]1047   
1 Sep 2002TP1047(1047)Swan Transit [Transperth]1047   
Jan 2010TP1047(1047)Transdev [TransBusselton]1047   
by29 Nov 2015TP1047(1047)Transdev [Transperth]1047   
CVL1781Busy Blue Bus [McCabe]   
30 Sep 2019CVL1781Southern Bus Charters (Albany)   

`Nightrider` livery (black/white)
Nov 1994   
`1998 Festival of Perth` AOA (orange)
Feb 1998   
Temporarily converted to B0D & saloon `decorated` with washing machines and clothes lines to promote Festival of Perth event Omnibus of Dreams
Operated over CAT system routes between 1100 & 1500hrs from 16 to
28 Feb 1998   
Converted back to B45D
Mar 1998   
`Dive into a sea of culture - Festival of Perth` AOA
Security cab removed
by12 Mar 2005   
Security cab removed
by12 Mar 2005   
Withdrawn & stored
3 Sep 2009   
Returned to service with Veolia Transport [TransBusselton]
Jan 2010   
Withdrawn & returned to Perth
by29 Nov 2015   
Returned to service with Transdev (Mandurah)
25 May 2016   

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