GETTING YOU HOME SAFELY ON THE SOUTHERN MORETON BAY ISLANDS
SMBI Little Bus is a scheduled bus service for the Southern Moreton Bay Islands, we are dedicated to getting you to wherever you need to go safely and efficiently. We look forward to seeing you soon!
By providing transport to and from the ferry, we aim to create safety and security for the residents, and visitors of the Southern Moreton Bay Island. We run on a schedule designed alongside the pre-existing Ferry timetable, from one end of the island to the other with many stops in between. We will be there to help you get where you need to go, from the first boat to the last, seven days a week, and on all weekends and public holidays.
If the boat is running, so are we!
Our wonderful drivers will get you where you need to go safe and sound.
SMBI Little Community Bus is a bookable, membership based service providing door to door transport to the islands most vulnerable individuals, members of their support teams, companions and carers. Little Community Bus also provides transport to members of the Queensland government and health care agencies, as well as other agents who provide essentials services to support and better the lives of people in need. We connect individuals with what they need to live their best lives.
Tickets for SMBI Little Bus are available online via secure card payment or Paypal, or in person when you catch your ride (eftpos available). There are multiple ticket options available including Travel Cards and Visitor’s Passes, with concession, and children’s pricing available. You can view more information about tickets on our ticket options page.
Alternatively, browse your options in our store gallery.
TIMETABLES & STOP MAPS
Our timetables were designed with the intention to make your travel around the islands as easy and efficient as possible. Whether you’re in a hurry to catch the boat, need to get your groceries home or want to bring your family over from the mainland for a day trip, SMBI Little Bus can help get you there safe, and on time.
Also available on our ‘Timetables’ page are interactive stop maps, so you can browse our stops and routes to find the best way to get home.
GET TO KNOW ABOUT US AND WHY WE STARTED SMBI LITTLE BUS
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We first thought of SMBI Little Bus as the solution to a big issue we had as a family on Macleay Island. Having been residents of Macleay for eight years as a family of seven (and growing) with one vehicle we were finding it increasingly difficult to get around the island, and to and from the ferry. With all but one family member going to work, school, or university on the mainland, and spread across three houses there was a real struggle when it came to sharing our single vehicle, and this was a big problem where safety was concerned, getting home from the ferry or from a friends house late at night with no transport available.
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SMBI Little Bus is committed to getting passengers safely to their destination on the Southern Moreton Bay Islands. By providing a passenger service, SMBI Little Bus is determined to support local businesses and individuals to prosper by linking people with shops, health care, education and work; and provide a means for visitors to explore the natural beauty abundant on the Islands. SMBI Little Bus will provide a service that is reliable, clean, professional and safe.
We have a few options to help you find the answers to any queries…
Our FAQ section is dedicated to giving you the best answers to some of our most commonly asked questions, including some of our rules and regulations, our goals for expansion, and our accreditation. Check and see if we’ve answered your question there.
If the FAQ hasn’t answered your questions, or if you need to contact us to discuss our timetable, route or anything else please don’t hesitate to get in contact with us via our Contact Us page, which offers e-mail, phone call, facebook, instagram and contact form as ways to get in touch.
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