Community Transport

The City of Marion is able to assist eligible residents with transport through various programs funded by the Commonwealth and State Governments and the City of Marion.

Depending on your needs and destination, you can access the appropriate service that will keep you independent and active members of our community. Some of the services below require a referral from My Aged Care, please contact the service of your choice to discuss your request further.

An outline of the eligibility criteria is below to assist you in choosing the service that best meets your needs. A waiting list may exist for some services.

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Community bus

The Community Bus is a door-to-door service, supported by the City of Marion volunteer drivers. This service travels to specific destinations such as shopping centres, libraries, neighbourhood centres and senior citizens clubs.

Eligibility criteria to access this service includes:

For further information, download the Community Care Bus Booklet(531 kb) and the Community Care Flyer - Community Bus(381 kb) or contact:

City of Marion
Community Bus Coordinator
Phone: 8375 6821
Email: council@marion.sa.gov.au

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Community Passenger Network

A coordinated link to get you to your destination. The Community Passenger Network (CPN) is a transport service for people living in the inner south metro region; Cities of Marion, Holdfast Bay and Mitcham.

The Inner Southern Metro CPN is jointly funded through Commonwealth and State grants and delivered by the City of Marion. The CPN aim is to support your independence by assisting with your transport needs.

Eligibility criteria to access this service includes:

For further information please contact:

City of Marion
Community Passenger Network
Phone: 8375 6769 
Email: CPN@marion.sa.gov.au
Website: www.innersouthernmetrocpn.com.au

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Neighbourhood centres transport

The four centres are able to offer transport to and from our programs and activities if you are unable to use the community bus. The transport is provided through taxi vouchers and funded by the Commonwealth Government.

Eligibility criteria to access this service includes:

For further information, please contact:

City of Marion
Social Participation Project Officer
Phone: 8375 6703
Email: council@marion.sa.gov.au

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Social support

A volunteer assisted service when the client needs someone to stand beside them. The City of Marion volunteer will pick up, transport and accompany the client to or from medical or allied health appointments/activities, shopping and banking needs, or social outings such as having lunch or a coffee and chat.

The social support program also provides a volunteer to visit people who are isolated and/or house bound for social interaction, emotional support, reading/completing non-legal forms and letters.

Eligibility criteria to access this service includes:

For further information please contact:

City of Marion
Social Support Officer
Phone: 8375 6808
Email: community.care@marion.sa.gov.au

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Further information

For more information, please visit the following pages:

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T: +61 8375 6600 | E: council@marion.sa.gov.au
245 Sturt Road, SA 5047, Australia
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