Martins have Lodge-d their claim for Culcairn bus company
After the news came out last week, it’s been confirmed that Albury-based Martins Busline will take over Lodge’s of Culcairn next month.
It’s a friendly takeover, with Lodge’s staff to be employed by the expanded company.
Brothers Brad and Dallas Lodge are being offered management roles in the new business and Lodge's drivers will also be offered jobs with the new entity.
Martins is taking over 16 buses and multiple school runs, which include Culcairn, Walbundrie, Gerogery, Jindera, Burrumbuttock and Walla areas with the majority going into Albury.
They will be added to the 30 school runs Martin’s already have.
Charters and tours Lodges have been running will also be taken up.