This is the hub for all school transport information for the Rodney Area Transport Society. The Society provides school transport assistance for students attending:

Please use the menu above to find your way around the hub.


In this district, we aim to free up school staff to concentrate on education and we leave the management of school buses to EasyBus. If you can’t find the information you want on this website, please contact EasyBus.

PANDemic bus routes

School bus operations are expected to be heavily affected by the pandemic as it spreads throughout New Zealand. Parents should rely on this website as their primary source of information about school buses.



In this section we aim to provide the latest information for school communities about the operation of our school bus services.

Temporary route changes – 26 Feb

Mangawhai Express This bus will start at the Kaiwaka community centre. If you live between Hakaru and Kaiwaka please be there for departure at 8.00am The afternoon bus will run return to the same spot at 3.40pm If you live

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Changes to face mask requirements

On 13 April 2022, the whole of New Zealand moved to the Orange setting of the Covid-19 Protection Framework.  Under the Orange setting of Covid-19 Protection Framework, everyone aged 12 and over (including drivers) must wear a face mask while

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