St Columban’s College is easily accessible by both train and bus services. It is within a short walking distance of the Caboolture Railway Station and bus companies, Kangaroo Bus Lines, Caboolture Bus Lines, Bribie Island Coaches and Coast and Country Buses all run School Bus Services with a drop off at St Columban’s College.



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Timetable - Caboolture line.pdf

Timetable - Sunshine Coast.pdf

Timetable - Redcliffe peninsula.pdf

Timetable - Shorncliffe line.pdf



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Cabooltu​re Bus Lines

Telephone: ​5495 4744
Bribie Island Coaches​​​ Telephone: ​3408 2562
Kangaroo Bus Lines​ Telephone: ​1300 287 525
​Coast and Country Buses
Telephone: 1300 428 737
Christensen Bus and Coach

Telephone: 5497 1478




The Non State Schools Transport Assistance Scheme (NSSTAS) provides financial assistance for families transporting students to non-state schools in Queensland.  The NSSTAS is a joint initiative of the Queensland Catholic Education Commission and Independent Schools Queensland. 


Bus Fare Assistance

Eligibility criteria:

  • Family spends more than $20/week* on fares to and from school (* $15/week if you hold a concession card)

  • Student attends a non-state school that is outside the Brisbane City Council boundary

  • Student lives more than 4.8km from their school (except if you are a concession card holder)?

  • Is a Queensland resident

  • Student travels on a publicly available bus

If you are eligible:

  1. Keep your public transport receipts

  2. Visit and apply in May (for travel in January to June) and October (for travel in July to December)


Students with a Disability

To qualify for Students With Disability (SWD) transport assistance under NSSTAS, the student must have a disability that necessitates transport assistance to and/or from school by motor vehicle and/or public transport.  Visit the Non State Schools Transport Assistance Scheme website to view full details of eligibility criteria