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|Removed from Service||September 1976|
|Desto Equipment||Roller Blind|
|Gallery Album||Bus 230|
Bus 230 was a Bedford VAM70
- 230 was purchased from Sydney dealer, Suttons Motors Pty Ltd, at time of 1974 vehicle shortage
- The vehicle was constructed to the order of Western Road Transport, Parramatta, but the firm did not take delivery.
- Following disposal from the bus fleet, it was transferred to the Department of the Capital Territory Special Duty Fleet and hired to ACT Police (ZID.554).
- It featured a Bedford 466 diesel engine, five-speed synchromesh gearbox, 19ft 1" (extended) [5816.6 mm] wheelbase and was 34 ft 5" [10.49 m] in length.