“Whangarei Buses: a brief illustrated history” by Clive Otway & Sean Millar. ISBN 978-0-908726-75-2. NZD $20.00. Postage free within NZ. Overseas postage charged at cost.
68 pages of which 12 are in full colour. A4 format, staple bound.
A brief illustrated history of buses and operators that have served New Zealand’s northern-most city on urban, regional and long-distance routes.
Mason’s Bus Service
Wilkinson’s Bus Service
Northern Motor Bus Co
Whangarei Bus Services
City Link Whangarei
Other Local Operators:
The Webbs Of Whangarei
The Airport Service
United Passenger Services
To the North West: Towai & Kawakawa, Pipiwai, Mangakahia Valley, Kaikohe
Heading Westwards: Dargaville, Ruawai
South From Whangarei
North East To The Coast: Russell, Ngunguru & Matapouri, Whangarei Heads, Whananaki North
Long Distance Services:
The Early Days
Hutleys Motors Ltd
New Zealand Railways Road Services