Queens Baton Relay, Gatton

Thursday, 29 March 2018

Bus Queensland was proud to be involved in the Queens Baton Relay held in Gatton yesterday by sponsoring the fireworks.

One of the long distance buses was on display in a prime location next to the stage.  Bus Queensland's long distance buses travel through Gatton four times a day on the way to from Brisbane to Charleville and Mt Isa.  

Adam Pulitano, Managing Director of Bus Queensland (Part of the Pulitano Group) and Nicole Phillips, Depot Manager of the Laidley Depot were there to support the event.

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From the left, Nicole Phillips - Depot Manager at Bus Queensland (Locker Valley), Tanya Milligan - Mayor of Lockyer Valley and Adam Pulitano - Pulitano Group Managing Director.

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Queens Baton entry

Claire Keefer proudly carried the Queens Baton into the Gatton arena.  At the 2015 IPC Athletics World Championship in Doha, Claire won the bronze medal in the Women's Shot Put F41 with a national record throw of 7.62m.

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Daniel Mackley entertained the crowds with his skills with the didgeridoo.

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Lockyer Valley Mayor, Tanya Milligan expressing her gratitude at having Gatton play a part in the Queens Baton Relay.