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Gold Bus Ballarat operates a wide range of tours at different times of the year. To book your seat or for more information, contact us.

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Avoca Race Day

2018 AFL Football Season

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Take the hassle out of getting to the footy on the weekend:

No parking worries

No changing transport to get to the MCG

Comfortable seat belted, climate controlled vehicles

Family friendly, no alcohol environment

Sit back, relax and enjoy the footy!


Travelling to games at:

Etihad Stadium

Parking at Etihad Stadium is at Southern Cross Station. Easy access to the ground via the station concourse.


Parking at the MCG is on the southern side of the ground at Melbourne Park.  Close to lifts and stairs it just a short walk to the ground.

GMHBA Stadium (Kardinia Park, Geelong)

Parking at the GMHBA Stadium is in Moorabool St, just a short walk from the ground.



Pick Up Locations :

Depot (D)
9-11 Martin Drive, Delacombe (enter car park from 12 Laidlaw Drive)

Civic Hall (C)
Doveton Street North, Ballarat (near the Library)



Costs (Bus Only)

Adults $27.00  Children/Concession $24.00

 - Book and Pay Online

- No Fees for Credit Card payments



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Round Date Game Venue Game Start Time Depot P/U Time Civic Hall P/U Time
20 Sat 4th August Hawthorn v Essendon MCG 1.45pm 10.30am 10.45am
21 Fri 10th August Essendon v StKilda Etihad Stadium 7.50pm 4.45pm 5.00pm
21 Sat 11th August Hawthorn v Geelong MCG 1.45pm 10.30am 10.45am
22 Fri 17th August Richmond v Essendon MCG 7.50pm 4.30pm 4.45pm



 *Gold Bus Public Tours operate on a "Subject to Numbers" basis.  Gold Bus reserve the right to cancel tours due to lack of patronage.  Alcohol is NOT PERMITTED on ANY Gold Bus service at any time.  Please feel free to bring cold drinks and food on board, however we cannot permit hot food and drinks.


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Avoca Cup Day



Saturday 20th October, 2018


If you are into great food and wine, country fun and thoroughbred racing, join thousands of others and head to the Pyrenees for a fabulous weekend away!




Come and Enjoy:

       *     A magical view of the Pyrenees ranges

       *     A delicious range of Pyrenees region wines & food on offer

       *     Fashions on the Field

       *     Live music

       *     Endless fun for the kids

       *     Country racing at its bestanzacjockeygbweb.jpg



Costs: (Bookings and Pre Payment Essential)


Bus and Entry


Early Bird Special:         $53.00 per person*

*on or before 11th October - Pre paid entry tickets are non refundable - this stricly closes on 11th October at 5.00pm


Standard Packages:      $60.00 per person*

*booked and paid for after 12th October


Bus Only:                    $35.00 per personracinggbweb.jpg



Pick up Points#
Civic Hall (near Library) 10:30am Doveton Street North
Stockland Wendouree 11:00am Norman Street Bus Stop








All buses will be departing the Avoca Racecourse for the return journey at 6PM SHARP.


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 *Alcohol, food and drink is NOT PERMITTED on the Avoca Cup Service.  Bottled water only please.  Passengers deemed to be intoxicated will be refused travel.  Gold Bus will not be responsible for patrons failing to board the bus by the 6PM departure time.



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