Barker Buses

Barker Buses

Dedicated bus services for Barker students.

Barker provides dedicated bus services that pick up and set down at the Secondary and Junior Schools each and every morning and afternoon of School term. This bus service is provided by Forest Coaches. The buses are air conditioned and equipped with seat belts, which all students are required to wear as a passenger on the bus. The bus is clearly branded as Barker. All students using the service use their Student ID cards to tap on and off.

  • Northern Beaches commencing at Avalon
  • Bayview via Church Point and Mona Vale
  • Narrabeen (via Powderworks Road to Ingleside)
  • Terrey Hills/St Ives
  • Lower North Shore (starting at Cammeray via Lane Cove and West Pymble)
  • Northbridge (via Castle Cove, Roseville and Killara)
  • Balgowlah (via Warringah Mall, Beacon Hill and Belrose)
  • Arcadia via Galston and Dural

Download Barker Bus Timetable


The cost is $355 per term return, or $195 for a one-way trip per term. A casual pass, allowing for 10 trips only, may be purchased for $80. Casual passes can be used morning and afternoon on certain buses, with the exception of the Northern Beaches and Terrey Hills/St Ives services, where a casual pass will only be accepted on the afternoon services, due to demand on the AM service. Application may be made for a Term Pass (AM & PM, AM only or PM only) or a casual pass, by completing the Application Form here. Students will now use a Barker Bus Pass to 'tap on and off' the Barker buses. Bus passes are issued by the General Duties Officers.  If you have an enquiry about purchasing a bus pass for your child, please contact Enrolments on 8438 7207.

Please contact Reception on 02 8438 7999 for any general enquiries about the Barker Buses.

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