Australia’s first cargo bike library has proved to be a big hit with dads wanting to spend quality time with their children. A quarter of loans so far have been dads and children, with Sydney Park, Camperdown Park and Victoria Park all being popular destinations. Other borrowers have used the cargo bikes for shopping, picking […]
BIKESydney is working with the Redfern Legal Centre to develop a legal resource for bike riders. We’d like to know what information would be most useful to you. We are thinking it might include things like… Injury When to contact the Motor Vehicle Accidents Commission When a Workers Compensation claim is appropriate How to get advice […]
On Monday 29 November the City of Sydney Cycling Implementation Team will present an update report to council committee on the implementation of the Cycle Strategy. It outlines the current status of infrastructure and other projects; the current route planning and prioritisation; and introduces the Streetshare Strategy (formerly known as “Enabling Cycling” or behavioural change strategy) […]
Businesses along Bourke Road, Alexandria have been misused in a deceitful campaign to attack the City of Sydney cycleway program. CEO of the City of Sydney, Monica Barone, said a legal letter from Mahoney Dominic lawyers to the City of Sydney had falsely claimed 102 companies and businesses were joined in a class action against […]
The new shared pathway on the southern side of Cleveland Street between South Dowling Street and Anzac Parade has opened. The path links riders to Centennial Park and Surry Hills. The 3.5 metre path provides a smooth ride. Give way to pedestrians on the path and let them know you’re about with a ring of […]
Our talented friend Garry Weicks penned a tribute to cycling in Sydney inspired by Max Ehrmann’s much loved Desiderata. It caught the eye of Australian Cyclist and was published in their November/December 2010 issue. Garry has very generously donated his publishing fee to BIKESydney. Thanks Garry – you rock!