City of Palmerston

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The City of Palmerston is serviced by a number of bus services facilitated by the Northern Territory Government, including services to schools and some free events services.

For up to date route information, fees and timetables please visit

Palmerston Hospital Shuttle Service
In addition to the public bus service, the City is also serviced by a free door to door service for seniors and mobility impaired Palmerston residents.

Call 1300 978 995 to book this service.

At the time of booking, you will be required to provide the following information:

  1. Your Name
  2. Pickup location
  3. Drop off location
  4. Appointment time
  5. Appointment number; or hospital registration number; or in the case of a doctor's visit, the doctor’s name.
  6. If wheelchair transport is required

Please note: The shuttle bus has limited seats and bookings are subject to availability (24 hour prior notice recommended).

Door to door services operate to and from the above medical facilities three times per day Monday to Friday excluding Public Holidays.

To be eligible, passengers must be the holder of a current NT Government Pensioner and Carer Concession Card, NT Government Seniors Card, Vision Impaired Travellers Pass or have a disability preventing them from using the regular bus services.

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Council Offices
Civic Plaza, First Floor
1 Chung Wah Terrace,
Palmerston, NT, 0831
Palmerston, NT 0831

P 08 8935 9922 (24 hour service)
F 08 8935 9900

Office Hours
Monday to Friday 8.15am - 5.00pm
Closed public holidays

Palmerston Library
Goyder Square, The Boulevard
Palmerston, NT, 0831

P 08 8935 9999
F 08 8935 9998

Opening Hours
Monday - Thursday 10am - 6pm
Friday 12pm - 8pm
Saturday 10am - 1pm
Sunday 1pm - 4pm
Closed public holidays

Palmerston Recreation Centre
11 The Boulevard
Palmerston, NT, 0831

P 08 8935 9975
F 08 8935 9900

Office Hours
Monday - Friday 8.15am - 5pm
Closed public holidays