Daily bus movements are monitored with ease through our extensive logistics management system. Our Operations Department is currently manned from 4:00am – 9:00pm with a view to becoming 24 hours in the foreseeable future. On road vehicle monitoring is managed via the latest GPS Tracking technology and enables us keep track of real time vehicle statistics including location, road speed and engine function. Our vehicles also feature two-way radios communications with dedicated channels to allow for uninterrupted communications.
Our first class facility boasts many innovative features to enhance the sustainability of our business. Professional development and ongoing driver training is conducted internally in our fully equipped training and boardroom, vehicle ‘down time’ is minimised with an environmentally-friendly, onsite fuelling facility and daily operations are administered by a tailored software package that enables us to monitor driver fatigue and features a paperless rostering system. Our facility also features an onsite, secondary power supply for any unplanned power disruptions.
Preventative and scheduled servicing is carried out onsite at our state-of-the-art workshop and maintenance facility. This facility has been certified by the Department of Transport and Mains Roads and features a new brake and suspension testing machine that allows qualified inspectors to conduct all inspections onsite shortening vehicle ‘down time’. We have also invested in a purpose built air-conditioning maintenance platform to allow for daily servicing or our fleets air-conditioners and environmentally-friendly, electronic bus washing units to ensure our fleet is kept in pristine condition.
In January 2016, Kangaroo Bus Lines leased a 4000m2 property situated in the industrial suburb of Kunda Park. Our Sunshine Coast depot was formally opened on 9th January 2016 to provide quality charter services to the greater Sunshine Coast region. The new facility boasts a single story office building, a large workshop facility with four service bays, wash down area and 2000m2 of concrete hardstand. Continually striving for environmental innovation the site was enhanced by a Biocycle Wastewater Treatment System.
With the establishment of our new depot centrally located in Maroochydore, the Kangaroo Bus Lines family grew to encompass new coast based Sales, Operations and driving teams. With a growing fleet and a home on the Sunshine Coast we are confident our business with continue thriving in our new location.