Latest News

Local News

Renmark's Driverless Bus Launches

5d4b53da0d976 image

A large crowd was in attendance yesterday morning for the unveiling of Renmark's autonomous bus...now officially named "Murray."

Member for Chaffey Tim Whetstone, along with Mayor of Renmark Paringa Council Neil Martinson officially unveiled the bus with the assistance of Kelsey Wade from Print DNA who won the public competition to design the final colour scheme and wrap which she says is inspired by the natural Renmark River environment.

The trial is an initiative of the State Government in conjunction with Renmark Paringa Council and developers Easy Mile.

Easy Mile's Deployment Manager Harry Rix said it will be some time before fully autonomous services commence...