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Getting to and from the Wanderer Festival by bus – what you need to know

Getting to and from the Wanderers Festival by bus – what you need to know

Wanderer Festival is a celebration of music and arts crafted for all generations of festival goers, taking place at beautiful Pambula Beach from 29 September to 1 October. The festival features a music lineup that transcends genre and demographic and a diverse arts program traversing comedy, circus, cabaret, theatre and workshops. Wanting to travel to and from the Wanderer Festival by bus transfer? Leave the car at home and follow our guide.

What is the Merimbula Loop bus?

The Merimbula Loop bus will operate on a continues loop departing hourly from 10:30am. Please refer to the timetable for approximate departure times. On Friday and Sunday, the last bus to depart the festival will leave Pambula Beach at approximately 11:15pm (after the last festival act). On Saturday, the last bus will depart the festival at approximately 12:15am (after the last festival act).

What are the pick up and drop off locations for the Merimbula Loop bus?

  • Short Point Bus Shelter, Cliff Street
  • Merimbula Coach Stop, Park Street
  • Fishpen – outside Tween Waters, Arthur Kaine Drive

How can I get to the Wanderer Festival from Eden and Bega?

Sapphire Coast Buslines offers a Bega and Eden bus service to and from the Wanderer Festival.

The Eden pick up and drop off locations are:

  • Ampol Foodary, Mitchell Street, Eden
  • West Street Bus Stop
  • Broadwater, Princes Highway at Yowaka River Road

The Bega pick up and drop off locations are:

  • Bega Coach Stop
  • Kalaru Bus Shelter
  • Tathra Beach Bus Shelter, Andy Poole Drive
  • Davidson Street Bus Stop, Tathra
  • Headland Drive Bus Shelter, Tura Beach
  • Tura Beach Bus Shelter

How do I buy a bus pass to the Wanderer Festival?

Sapphire Coast Buslines offers affordable pre-purchasable bus tickets to the Wanderer Festival with daily passes starting at $10 for kids, $15 for adults and $35 for a family pass. Three-day passes are $20 for children, $30 for adults and $70 for a 3-day family pass. Click here to purchase your bus pass. When you book your ticket, you will receive a QR code via email that you can scan once. Show this QR code at your boarding point to get your wristband, which allows unlimited bus travel for the duration of your ticket.

Sapphire Coast Buslines – enhancing your Wanderer Festival experience

Sapphire Coast Buslines boasts a modern and well-maintained fleet of buses, ensuring a comfortable journey to and from the Wanderer Festival. With friendly and knowledgeable drivers, the company guarantees a safe and enjoyable trip for all passengers. For more information on Sapphire Coast Buslines, phone 02 6495 6452. Alternatively, you can send an email to You can find Sapphire Coast Buslines on Facebook. So secure your pass, hop on board and let the festival fun begin!


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