ACTION service disruptions have been identified as:
Route 81 which services the National Zoo and Aquarium, National Arboretum, Black Mountain Tower and the Australian National Botanic Gardens will depart from the city and travel down Clunies Ross Street instead of Parkes Way, to continue normal running.
Routes 718 and 719 to the Tuggeranong Valley which commence this afternoon from the city at 4.14 pm will depart the city bus station and travel down Commonwealth Avenue and Cotter Road instead of Parkes Way.
Stop 4633 Edinburgh Ave/Rydges Canberra, will not be serviced during this time. Passengers will need to catch the route 81, with the diversion, to access the city. Passengers accessing services 718 and 719 from this stop will need to walk to the City West Bus Station and catch services from Stop 1821, City West Platform 1.
Passengers should expect major delays to travel times due to the diversions in place.
No school services affected.
Passengers are advised to try Park & Ride from Fyshwick DFO for all 200 services into the City.
School bus routes have not been directly affected, however delays to bus services are expected.