• The M5 East Green Link should be necesasrily included in the delivery of WestConnex

    Call for M5 East Green Link

    Thursday, January 28, 2016

    The ill-conceived WestConnex project has the obligation to improve walking and cycling in Sydney.  Despite being the NSW Government’s biggest enabling infrastructure project, it will bring no material cycling outcomes.  We’re calling on all Sydney riders (and walkers) to make a submission to the WestConnex EIS consultation to ensure that WestConnex delivers the M5 East Green Link – […]

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    Waverley Council seeks to sink Bondi Junction Cycleway

    Tuesday, August 18, 2015

    On Tuesday night Waverley Council will vote to delete the Bondi Junction Link cycleway from its Complete Streets vision for Spring St, Bondi Junction.  This despite the project having been developed in consultation with stakeholders for over a year and at the cost of forfeiting almost $6million of State Government funding if the cycleway not […]

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  • Riding encourages me to visit the foreshore more often than I would

    What Riding means to Me

    Wednesday, August 5, 2015

    I cycle; I ride a bicycle; I commute by bike. Call it as you wish. The fact is that I own a bicycle and I use it. I don’t ride it everyday, it depends on the weather but I use it every week. A bike is a simple tool for me, like a mobile phone. […]

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    A-Maze Gone. Bridge To Remain Clear

    Wednesday, October 1, 2014

    The Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority (SHFA) has indicated that it will “..not be proceeding at the moment” with the proposed A-Maze garden installation on Pyrmont Bridge.  For now, the bridge will now remain clear for safe passage of walkers and riders. Our campaign outlined how the proposed 180m long, 6m wide A-Maze installation would introduce […]

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  • 2014-09-24 - Webpage Hero

    Bike-friendly Apartments

    Wednesday, September 24, 2014

    Following on from our 2012 submission, we’re excited to see that we’ve influenced the Government’s thinking about apartment design and the need for better integrating storage space for items like bikes.  We’re calling for your ideas with view to further improving the Policy. PlanningNSW has just released an summary of its draft SEPP 65 Policy […]

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BIKESydney Advocating Change

Dec
6

Bikes outsell cars by 2,000,000

2010 has continued a decade of dominance with bicycles outselling cars each year for the past decade by over 2,000,000. Over 11.5million bikes were sold in that time. Selling over 1.3million bikes in 2010, the Australian bicycle industry is now showing clear signs of returning to its record levels of 2007. These figures represent a […]

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Dec
3

Free Bike Parking at Goulburn Street Parking Station

From Tuesday 2 August 2011, the Goulburn Street Parking Station will have free secure bike parking. Swipe cards providing permanent access, 24 hours a day, to 28 securely caged spaces on the ground level are available on payment of a $20 deposit. Casual users can visit Daniel Cresswell on site and get a temporary pin […]

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Dec
3

Cargo Bike Library racks up 2,000 km

This week the Watershed Bike Library hit its first 150 days of operation. We love stats and we thought we’d share the numbers with you – they’re pretty impressive for such a small library. On average, the library had two bikes out on loan on any given day. The 77 members have taken out the […]

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Dec
2

National recognition for City of Sydney's bicycling vision

The Australian Bicycling Achievement Awards have recognised Clover Moore for her achievements towards developing the 200km Sydney cycleway network. Sydney’s Lord Mayor received the Award for Contribution by a Politician  at a ceremony in Canberra yesterday and attended by federal parliamentarians and representatives from national organisations and peak bodies in health, transport and the bicycle industry. […]

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Apr
23

City West Cycle Link

      The City West Cycle Link  (CWCL) will make cycling from the inner west to the CBD accessible to all A flat, completely off-road cycleway, linking the GreenWay, Bay Run and Cooks River cycle paths to the Anzac Bridge and the city’s “green lane” cycleways. A chance to make riding a bicycle from […]

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Dec
30

Open for business

Just before Christmas a raft of cycleways and paths were open in the City of Sydney. The full extent of Kent Street Cycleway Stage 1 (Harbour Bridge Ramp to Druitt St) is now open. In 2011 the City of Sydney will complete the extension of Kent Street: including the southern extension between Druitt to Liverpool […]

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