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Description of route

Route 61 travels between Geelong and Drysale via Leopold and Clifton Springs. Route 60 – Geelong to St Leonards via Drysdale & Portarlington also services between Geelong and Drysdale via Portarlington Rd. Bellarine Hwy and then does the Leopold loop. Route 32 – Geelong to Leopold also services Leopold via Bellarine Hwy. Route 56 – Geelong to Queenscliff via Ocean Grove also services Bellarine Hwy.

Route 61 – Geelong to Drysdale

Departs Geelong Station and runs via Railway Tce, Mercer St, Malop St, Moorabool St, Ryrie St, Sydney Pde, Ormond Rd, Queenscliff Rd (Bellarine Hwy), Melaluka Rd, Gateway Plaza, Melaluka Rd, Queenscliff Rd (Bellarine Hwy), Simons Rd, Dorothy St, Christies Rd, Drysdale Rd (Portarlington Rd), Jetty Rd, Centennial Bvd (Curlewis Shopping Centre),Jetty Rd, Bay Shore Av, Beacon Pt Rd, Dandarriga Dr, Narawi Av, Thamballina Rd, Beacon Pt Rd, Clifton Springs Rd and High St (Portarlington Rd) to Drysdale Village Shopping Centre in High St at the corner of Eversley St, Drysdale.

Route 61 – Drysdale to Geelong

Departs Drysdale terminus in High St and runs via High St (Portarlington Rd), Clifton Springs Rd, Beacon Pt Rd, Thamballina Rd, Narawi Av, Dandarriga Dr, Beacon Pt Rd, Bay Shore Av, Jetty Rd, Centennial Bvd (Curlewis Shopping Centre), Jetty Rd, Drysdale Rd (Portarlington Rd), Christies Rd, Dorothy St, Simons Rd, Queenscliff Rd (Bellarine Hwy), Melaluka Rd, Gateway Plaza, Melaluka Rd, Queenscliff Rd (Bellarine Hwy), Ormond Rd, Sydney Pde, Ryrie St, Moorabool St, Malop St, Mercer St and Railway Tce to Geelong Station.

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Effective 1st December 2019

61 Drysdale to Geelong (weekday)
Drysdale Shops Nth bound5:446:187:027:498:289:049:44
Curlewis Shopping Centre Greenvale Dr6:016:357:208:078:479:2110:01
Christies Rd at Highland Way6:116:447:308:199:009:3110:11
Gateway Plaza north bound6:186:517:388:279:079:3810:18
Bellarine Hwy opp Newcomb Central6:256:597:448:359:159:4610:26
Geelong Hospital Inbound6:327:067:548:469:269:5510:35
City Moorabool St Northbound6:347:087:588:489:299:5710:37
Geelong Station6:377:118:038:549:3410:0110:41
Drysdale Shops Nth bound10:2611:0411:451:111:442:243:53
Curlewis Shopping Centre Greenvale Dr10:4311:2112:021:282:012:414:10
Christies Rd at Highland Way10:5311:3112:121:382:112:514:20
Gateway Plaza north bound11:0011:3812:191:452:182:584:27
Bellarine Hwy opp Newcomb Central11:0811:4612:271:532:263:064:35
Geelong Hospital Inbound11:1711:5512:372:022:353:154:44
City Moorabool St Northbound11:1911:5712:392:042:373:174:46
Geelong Station11:2312:0112:432:082:413:214:50
Drysdale Shops Nth bound5:115:567:147:59
Curlewis Shopping Centre Greenvale Dr5:306:137:318:16
Christies Rd at Highland Way5:416:237:418:26
Gateway Plaza north bound5:476:307:488:32
Bellarine Hwy opp Newcomb Central5:546:387:558:39
Geelong Hospital Inbound6:006:458:028:46
City Moorabool St Northbound6:026:478:048:48
Geelong Station6:086:508:078:51
61 Geelong to Drysdale (weekday)
Geelong Station6:538:569:3710:1510:5611:3312:06
Moorabool St 6:579:009:4110:1911:0011:3712:10
Geelong Hospital 6:599:029:4410:2111:0211:3912:15
Newcomb SC7:069:109:5110:2811:0911:4712:19
Gateway Plaza SC7:149:2010:0010:3811:1911:5712:32
Christies Rd7:199:2510:0510:4311:2412:0212:37
Curlewis SC7:319:3710:1610:5511:3612:1412:50
Drysdale School Interchange 7:44
Drysdale Village SC7:489:5210:3311:1011:5112:291:05
Geelong Station12:551:342:142:563:344:175:01
Moorabool St 12:591:382:183:003:384:215:05
Geelong Hospital 1:011:422:233:053:424:245:08
Newcomb SC1:091:502:313:113:534:345:17
Gateway Plaza SC1:191:582:373:213:594:445:25
Christies Rd1:242:042:433:294:054:505:30
Curlewis SC1:362:152:543:404:175:025:42
Drysdale School Interchange
Drysdale Village SC1:512:303:113:594:345:185:57
Geelong Station6:167:398:59
Moorabool St 6:207:439:03
Geelong Hospital 6:227:459:05
Newcomb SC6:297:529:12
Gateway Plaza SC6:398:029:22
Christies Rd6:448:079:27
Curlewis SC6:568:199:39
Drysdale School Interchange
Drysdale Village SC7:118:349:52

Effective 1st December 2019

61 Drysdale to Geelong (Saturday)
Drysdale Shops Nth bound7:119:0910:2811:541:052:283:58
Curlewis Shopping Centre Greenvale Dr7:289:2610:4512:131:242:454:14
Christies Rd at Highland Way7:389:3610:5512:261:372:554:24
Gateway Plaza north bound7:459:4411:0312:331:443:024:32
Bellarine Hwy opp Newcomb Central7:539:5211:1112:411:523:104:40
Geelong Hospital Inbound8:0110:0111:2012:492:003:204:47
City Moorabool St Northbound8:0310:0311:2212:522:033:224:49
Geelong Station8:0610:0711:2612:562:073:264:53
Drysdale Shops Nth bound5:086:387:53
Curlewis Shopping Centre Greenvale Dr5:256:558:10
Christies Rd at Highland Way5:357:058:20
Gateway Plaza north bound5:427:128:27
Bellarine Hwy opp Newcomb Central5:507:208:34
Geelong Hospital Inbound6:007:278:41
City Moorabool St Northbound6:027:298:43
Geelong Station6:067:328:47
61 Geelong to Drysdale (Saturday)
Geelong Station8:139:3110:5612:151:352:554:17
City Moorabool St Southbound8:159:3511:0012:191:392:594:21
Geelong Hospital Outbound8:179:3711:0212:211:413:014:23
Newcomb Central8:249:4411:0912:311:513:104:33
Gateway Plaza south bound8:349:5411:1912:412:013:204:43
Christies Rd at Highland Way8:399:5911:2412:472:073:264:49
Curlewis Shopping Centre Greenvale Dr8:5110:1111:3612:592:193:385:01
Drysdale Shops Sth bound9:0510:2511:511:162:363:535:17
Geelong Station5:356:548:18
City Moorabool St Southbound5:396:588:22
Geelong Hospital Outbound5:417:008:24
Newcomb Central5:517:088:31
Gateway Plaza south bound6:017:188:41
Christies Rd at Highland Way6:077:238:46
Curlewis Shopping Centre Greenvale Dr6:197:358:58
Drysdale Shops Sth bound6:347:509:13

Effective 1st December 2019

61 Drysdale to Geelong (Sunday)
Drysdale Shops Nth bound9:0910:2811:541:052:283:585:08
Curlewis Shopping Centre Greenvale Dr9:2610:4512:131:242:454:145:25
Christies Rd at Highland Way9:3610:5512:261:372:554:245:35
Gateway Plaza north bound9:4411:0312:331:443:024:325:42
Bellarine Hwy opp Newcomb Central9:5211:1112:411:523:104:405:50
Geelong Hospital Inbound10:0111:2012:492:003:204:476:00
City Moorabool St Northbound10:0311:2212:522:033:224:496:02
Geelong Station10:0711:2612:562:073:264:536:06
Drysdale Shops Nth bound6:38
Curlewis Shopping Centre Greenvale Dr6:55
Christies Rd at Highland Way7:05
Gateway Plaza north bound7:12
Bellarine Hwy opp Newcomb Central7:20
Geelong Hospital Inbound7:27
City Moorabool St Northbound7:29
Geelong Station7:32
61 Geelong to Drysdale (Sunday)
Geelong Station9:3110:5612:151:352:554:175:35
City Moorabool St Southbound9:3511:0012:191:392:594:215:39
Geelong Hospital Outbound9:3711:0212:211:413:014:235:41
Newcomb Central9:4411:0912:311:513:104:335:51
Gateway Plaza south bound9:5411:1912:412:013:204:436:01
Christies Rd at Highland Way9:5911:2412:472:073:264:496:07
Curlewis Shopping Centre Greenvale Dr10:1111:3612:592:193:385:016:19
Drysdale Shops Sth bound10:2511:511:162:363:535:176:34
Geelong Station6:54
City Moorabool St Southbound6:58
Geelong Hospital Outbound7:00
Newcomb Central7:08
Gateway Plaza south bound7:18
Christies Rd at Highland Way7:23
Curlewis Shopping Centre Greenvale Dr7:35
Drysdale Shops Sth bound7:50