About Us

Luxury 2-door 5-star Touring CoachBacchus Marsh Coaches was established in 1989 as part of the Donric Group of companies.

The Donric Group was formed in 1980 under the direction of Don McKenzie and Richard Baird. The initial fleet of 8 vehicles has grown to in excess of 225 buses and coaches today. The Donric Group consists of the following businesses:

Each business within the Group enjoys an excellent transport industry record of catering for a diversified range of people movement activities and specialising in:

We pride ourselves on our ability to meet the needs of our customers beyond the call of duty. Our extensive experience in a wide range of transport activities allows us to anticipate the potential requirements of different groups and offer assistance in the planning phase.

We are actively involved with many other Companies and organisations in planning and conducting tours and charter, including:

Our businesses also operate a wide range of Government Contracts:

Other significant areas of our operations include being the exclusive transport provider for Alpine World Ski Holidays, operating Express Coaches for McCaffertys and operating Outback Safari Tours for Austour. Our Company is also a founding member of the Coachlink Network, a National body established to co-ordinate integrated transport requirements across Australia.

Our People

We recognise that our people are our greatest asset and our ambition is to develop them to their full potential. To this end we have developed a Staff Development Program to cater for corporate and individual needs. It includes:

Luxury School/Charter Bus

We take a great deal of pride in our bus and coach drivers – dedicated professionals who are experienced in the areas of people movement. They are experienced and well trained in vehicle handling skills and are knowledgeable in the areas they visit. All drivers wear the Company uniform whilst on duty and are solely responsible for the cleanliness and appearance of their vehicles. Our drivers are courteous and friendly and are always ready to offer extra assistance or information where necessary.

Our Tour Consultants have been recruited from a talented field of candidates and were selected for their expertise in tour planning, their friendly personalities and genuine dedication to their task. They operate very effectively as a team and work tirelessly on the smallest detail to ensure the success of every tour departure.

Our Operations Staff are experts in their field. Between them they have many years’ experience in the transport industry and can assist in arranging any transport activity.

The entire Company has a very deliberate focus on Team Work, Customer Care and Quality Service.

Our Goals

Our goals in business are simple:

We aim to achieve and maintain our success by ensuring that we remain at the forefront of the transport industry, by providing exceptional service to our customers.


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