Representing the interests of the bus and coach industry in Western Australia
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Tour and Charter Bus Division

All??Tour and Charter operators are welcomed to join this Association, so we may become a stronger voice for all.?? Currently, there are some 50 members owning in excess of 900 vehicles.?? Members have vehicles operating all throughout WA and in most other states. There is a diverse range of activities including:

  • Tour and Charter Operations
  • Mining Contracts
  • Airport Shuttles
  • Remote Operations
  • School Charters
  • Adventure Camps
  • Concert Shuttles

An application form to join BusWA in the Tour and Charter Division can be requested by ringing 0455 041 005 or emailing


The Annual General Meeting of the Tour and Charter Division is generally scheduled for October of each year.?? One of the functions of the AGM is to elect the Executive and Committee.?? At the AGM 2017, the following were elected to lead the Division over the next 12 months;

Adam Barnard – Adams Charters & Coachlines

Deputy Chairman
Joe Giuppa – Westwide Bus & Coach Charters

Ray Gannaway
Joe Francis
Greg Balla
Bob Pearce
Leonie Timms
David Haoust
Chris Matheson

The Manager is Wally Gargano who operates from the BusWA Office in Malaga.

Tour and Charter’s Executives have regular meetings with On-demand Transport, Department of Transport and occasionally with the Compliance and Enforcement Unit.?? All operational matters individually and collectively are discussed and generally resolved at these meetings.

Also, meetings are held with Airport Executives and various Councils

As a member of BIC, regular meetings take place with BIC and the other state associations where a close working relationship has developed.