Leavers 2019 Update for accommodation & transport operators

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The countdown is on to Leavers WA in Busselton/Dunsborough from Monday 18  – Thursday 21 November 2019. An estimated 8,500 school Leavers are expected to celebrate in the South West this year.

Below are some essential updates to this year’s event as covered at the accommodation operator pre-event briefing on 16 October.

Real-time Leavers information

Up to date information about the event (including event schedules, bus services and emergency info) is best to access for Leavers by downloading the official app or to follow Leavers WA via Facebook.

Wristband Sales

Will be available at select locations in Busselton and Dunsborough.  Cost is $110 (cash only) for a 4 day pass and two accepted forms of ID will be required for purchase.


Access to the Leavers Entertainment Zone and Meelup Beach Day


The bus is best!

Quickest and safest access to and from The Zone and Meelup Beach day is via the official bus and park and ride locations located in Busselton, Broadwater and Dunsborough. This bus service is included for wristband holders.

Bus charter or minibus services for accommodation venues located outside the bus route will have access to a designated pick-up and drop-off area at The Zone. Such buses, taxis and transfers are asked to follow the same access directional flow as all other buses by entering from the right and exiting to the right – please see bus traffic flow map

No public parking will be available at the Leavers Entertainment Zone or Meelup Beach Day.

2019 checklist for participating accommodation operators hosting Leavers

Download the official Leavers WA App for bus routes and timetables, event information and  real-time notifications – available from App Store (Apple Iphone)  or Google Play (Android)
Print copies of the official South West Leavers – no alcohol permitted poster for your venue if you are adhering to this policy (if this was outlined in your booking terms and conditions)
Download and print the Leavers Helpline contact list (also available via the app)
Download the WA Leavers – Team Accommodation Code of Conduct and create awareness across your management and staff as to the recommendations and guidelines

For any other queries regarding Leavers 2019 arrangements for industry, please contact Peta Fussell on 9780 5947 or 0407 340 472