A Community Transport Driver sits in the driver’s seat of a vehicle with an older woman in the driver side rear passengers seat

Community Transport

Do you need transport to help with your shopping, medical appointments or social outings?

Intereach Community Transport can help older people, people living with a disability, including children and their carers, people who are transport disadvantaged and Department of Veterans Affairs support recipients, to stay independent and connected to the local community

Where does the Community Transport service operate?

• In the Deniliquin region that includes Deniliquin, Mathoura and Conargo areas, and
• In the Griffith region that includes Griffith, Beelbangera, Yoogali, Hanwood, Lake Wyangan, Tharbogang, Bilbul, Widgelli and Yenda.

How can Intereach Community Transport help you?

• by providing transport for recreation, shopping, medical care, and social contact.
• by providing a wheelchair accessible vehicle if you need it.
• by providing group transport to Shepparton and Bendigo (Deniliquin only).

When can I access Community Transport?

Monday to Friday, usually between 9.00am and 4.30pm.
In special circumstances, we can undertake services outside of these hours, but please let us know in advance if you require this.

Is there a cost?

Cost will vary depending on the destination and distance you travel. You will receive a list of suggested contributions at your first meeting with staff, or upon request. If you are having financial difficulties, you can apply to access reduced costs.

How do I book?

Phone us, or drop in for a chat at least a week before you need to travel .We develop an idea of your needs and book transport to suit you.
After your first trip, just phone or drop into your nearest office during opening hours to book:

DENILIQUIN
Cnr Napier & Trickett Streets
Deniliquin NSW 2710
Phone: 03 5890 5224

or
GRIFFITH
2/63 Yambil Street
Griffith NSW 2680
Phone: 02 6969 7200

The Intereach Community Transport Program is financially supported through:
• The Home and Community Care (HACC) program of the Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing (DoHA) and the Department of Family and Community Services – Ageing, Disability and Home Care;
• The Community Transport Program (CTP) of the NSW Government.

Download Community Transport Brochure
Community Transport Brochure
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Community Transport: Large Print
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Transport for the Aboriginal Community
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Transport for the Italian Community
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Contact

If you are deaf, or have a hearing impairment or speech impairment, contact us through the National Relay Service:

TTY users
Phone 133 677 then ask for 1300 488 226
Speak and Listen users
Phone 1300 555 727 then ask for 1300 488 226
SMS relay users
SMS 0423 677 767
Need an interpreter?
Phone 131 450 then ask for 1300 488 226

 

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