This emergency route design combines the three Rahotu routes:
- 3040 Rahotu North
- 3059 Rahotu South
- 3060 Rahotu Secondary.
The first part of this route follows the 3059 Rahotu South route, starting 10mins earlier. Lower Parihaka Road (8.15am) and Tipoka Road (8.20am) are added to this route before it arrives at Rahotu School at 8.25am. Secondary students board the bus in Rahotu and it travels to Opunake, arriving on time.
This route follows the 3040 Rahotu North route at the normal time.
This route follows the 3059 Rahotu South route plan, operating at the normal time.
This route follows the 3040 Rahotu North route plan, leaving Rahotu School 20mins earlier than normal. The bus then heads to Opunake High School, picking up students 20mins late. The bus then follows the 3060 Rahotu Secondary route plan.
Please note: you may not have your usual driver delivering this service. Please ensure that you are waiting at the bus stop in good time and be prepared to wave down the driver. On afternoon services, students should be ready to let the driver know when their stop is coming up – older students can assist younger students with this. Parents can help by waiting at the stop and flagging down the bus as it approaches.
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