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DRIVERLESS BUS TRIAL ENDING SOON

Murray the bus RPC

Riverland locals are being reminded to say hello to Murray the driverless bus, prior to the trial ending next month.

The trial run in a partnership between the department of transport, EasyMile, Renmark Paringa Council, Keolis Downer and Flinders University will end on the 30th of June.

Murray currently provides a free hop-on and hop-off service at six bus stops along the 2.4km loop from Murray Avenue to the Fourteenth Street shopping precinct, taking approximately 25min to complete

The Renmark trial also has the honour of being Australia’s first driverless bus trial in a regional area.

More on the trial can be found here.

Image - Supplied, Renmark-Paringa Council.