Buses go to:
Mangawhai South - This route provides a service to students living at Kaiwaka, Hakaru, Mangawhai Village and part of Mangawhai Heads.
Wayby/Cleasby - This route provides a service to students living at Wayby and Cleasby.
Pakiri - This route provides a service to students living at Pakiri.
Te Hana / Silverhill - The first part of this route provides a service to students living on Mangawhai, Silverhill and Bailey Roads before stopping at Te Hana. On the way to Wellsford it completes a loop around Bosher Road and Worthington Road.
Wharehine - This route provides a service to students living at Wharehine.
Tauhoa Connection - This route provides a service to students living south west of Wellsford and in the areas north and south of Tauhoa.
Port Albert - This route provides a service to students living between Port Albert and Wellsford.
Tapora - This route provides a service to students attending Tapora School. The route also takes Wellsford-bound students to a transfer point at Marsh Road.
Tomarata/Silverhill - The first part of this route travels from Wellsford to Tomarata School, before returning direct to Wellsford. The afternoon route travels from Wellsford to Pakiri and then returns along Waiteitei Road.
School Road - This route travels along Mangawhai Road to Cames Road. The afternoon service includes a branch along Ryan Road.
For more information from the Ministry of Education about school transport please click here.
If you have any queries about the running of Wellsford School buses, please contact the bus company on 09 423 7416 (Leabourn Passenger Services) or the office, 4238042. You may be out of zone for the buses but offered a place. If so the cost is $40 a year paid to the school who pay the network.
Our children line up in their bus lines at 3:00pm and await instructions.
Wellsford School belongs to the Rodney Area Transport Network Group. For information about how the Group runs and the bus services provided, please visit: