Our company

  • Our office and depot at 251 Mt Crosby Road, Karalee QLD 4306

  • Our registered office is located at 66 Atchison Road, Macquarie Fields NSW 2565.

  • Australia Business Number is 38 159 258 432

  • We are a Australian Owned and Operated family business that commenced our bus operations in 1954 and today we continue this legacy welcoming the fourth generation of the family into the business.

  • We are FULLY ACCREDITED with QUEENSLAND TRANSPORT as a BUS & COACH OPERATOR - Accreditation Number: 900310163

  • We are also proud members of the QUEENSLAND BUS INDUSTRY COUNCIL (QBIC) which has affiliation with the national body in Australia, holding an executive position.

Queensland Transport Contracted services
Southern Cross Transit operates under a Fare Based Perscribed School Contract to the Queensland Government Department of Transport and Main Roads to supply limited public transport and school services in the suburbs of BORALLON, PINE MOUNTAIN, MUIRLEA, NORTH TIVOLI, CHUWAR, KARALEE, BARELLAN POINT, KARANA DOWNS, MT CROSBY, ANSTEAD, and school only services in the suburbs of BELLBOWRIE, MOGGILL, PINJARRA HILLS, JAMBOREE HEIGHTS, JINDALEE, MIDDLE PARK, MT OMMANEY, RIVERHILLS, SEVENTEEN MILES ROCKS, SUMMNER PARK, WESTLAKE.

TRANSLink Sub Contracted services
Southern Cross Transit also operates a number of school service under agreement with TRANSLink, Westside Bus Co. and Brisbane Transport. These services operate in the North Ipswich Region and the Centenary Estates region.


Non Contracted Commercial Services
Southern Cross Transit also operate limited NON CONTRACTED COMMERCIAL RESTRICTED SCHOOL SERVICES to and from various private and state schools in Indooroopilly and Brisbane CBD.


Chartered School Services
A number of services are provided to private and public schools on a Charter Hire basis. These services are exclusive to the students of the client school. The route, fares and schedule is chosen by the school.


Charter Bus & Coach Hire Services
Our accreditation with Queensland Transport includes the authority to operate a service to hire buses and coaches with or without drivers to the general public. Our authority extends to any destination through Australia.

This service is commonly known as a restricted Village to town service and in this case, it is completely un-funded by any level of government, unlike many other examples in Queensland. Offering limited services from North Tivoli, Karalee, Karana Downs, Mt Crosby and Anstead, Monday to Saturday, to and from popular destinations such as Ipswich CBD, Riverlink, Karalee and Karana Downs Shopping centres, and Indooroopilly shopping centre. Southern Cross Transit regretfully stopped operating any commuter or shopper service in 2009 due to lack of government support and red tape.