Our Team

Discovery coaches employ full time & part time staff who are fully trained, experienced & committed to our customer's needs. We offer our Clients a 24/7 contact with management to enable immediate response to client requirements in emergency situations.

Rostering is managed on the principles of fatigue management, our customers’ expectations and Industrial Relations Regulations and requirements.

 

Mark Polley - Managing Director, Fleet Manager

Mark Polley has a long history in the industry starting in the family business as an apprentice diesel fitter then continued as a tradesman and workshop manager. Driving students to school or taking a coach full of tourists on a spectacular journey across the country in safety and comfort is a passion he inherited from his father Duncan Polley, founder of Polleys Coaches; Duncan was one of the early pioneers of coach tours to central Australia, Duncan’s tours were legendary and Mark also has this sense of adventure in his blood.

Marks a qualified Diesel Fitter has provided a helping hand to many fellow coach companies getting their vehicles back on the road, Qualified Administrator, Trained in the implementation of Fatigue Management Strategies, Experienced with driving on all types of roads and conditions including licensed for snow driving in NSW, a Trainer and a Certified Approved Person - Heavy Vehicle Modifications.

Louise Polley - Office & Operations Manager, Coach Captain

Louise shares this passion of touring with her many years of driving & travelling, she enjoys organising day trips, group & Tour Itineraries. 

Louise started driving coaches & trucks while in the Australian Armed Forces (RACT & RAEME) in 1995, has studied as a Mechanic / Diesel Fitter & still to this day enjoys driving heavy vehicles. She has decided to devote her passion to touring, giving you a chance to experience the uniqueness Australia has to offer.

Louise is currently working within the Queensland Bus Industry Council as a Long Distance Tour/ Charter committee member & dedicated representative. She holds many Qualifications, Certifications & Diploma’s including Implementation of Fatigue Management Strategies, Advanced First Aid & CPR, Workplace Health & Safety, Cert IV in Fitness & Personal Trainer plus many others.

Drew Polley - Reception

Kristal Parmenter - Office Assistant

Wayne Sadik - Coach Captain

Wayne is a highly regarded and popular Coach Captain, with many years of experience taking groups, clubs, schools & passengers to major destinations throughout Australia.

Chris Franz - Assistant

Contact our friendly team today about your next adventure!