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    Mardi Gras 2016

    The Sydney Mardi Gras Parade will be held on Saturday 5 March 2016.

    STA is operating to a normal Saturday timetable.

    There will be additional services along major corridors from approximately 3pm, including from the Northern Beaches,  North Shore via Miller Street and Pacific Hwy, Inner West via Parramatta Road and City Road, Victoria Road, and the Eastern Suburbs.

    Routes 373, 377, 333, 380, 392, 394, L94, 396, 397, 399, M10, 440 will be diverted as early as 3pm due to road closures in the CBD.

    Major diversions will then occur at 5pm when all roads along the parade route are closed.

    Services from Alison Road and Anzac parade will divert via Cleveland Street and Chalmers / Elizabeth Street, whilst services from Oxford Street will divert via Darlinghurst Road and  William Street.

    Also from approximately  5pm,  Route 440 will  split into 2 routes with services running between Rozelle and Central Station only, and also between Bronte and Kings Cross, Bayswater Road only.

    Route 311 will only operate between Millers Point  and Kings Cross Bayswater Road

    From approximately 8.30pm until 1am further road closures in the CBD will necessitate services to operate to and from Central.

    The services that will run to and from Central during these times are: 301, 303, 308, 339, 373, 374, 377, 392, 394, L94, 396, 397, 399, 412, 413, 431, 438, 439, 470, 422, 423, 426, 428, 461.

    Route 343 will also be split into 2 separate routes with services operating between Kingsford and Central only, and Chatswood and Bridge Street only.

    Routes 333, 380, 389 heading towards Bondi will need to divert via St James Road and College Street.

    In addition, the Moore Park Bus Roadway will be closed from 5pm until 6am.

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    Please note diversions will be in place while roads are closed and alternative terminals will be utilised.

    Services  may resume normal operations earlier than advertised, so please be aware of changes throughout the evening.

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