Bicycle Network: Your workplace
Cycle Friendly Workplaces
Make Ride to Work Day a success in your workplace
There are lots of opportunities to get your workplace involved in Ride to Work Day such as:
Resources to help you spread the word...
The Bicycle Parking Handbook
Maximise the return on your bike parking investment by starting with Bicycle Network Victoria's Bicycle Parking Handbook. This is your expert guide to:
* Choosing a location
* Evaluating your needs
* Selecting the right rails
* Designing a layout See the Bike Parking web page for more details.
The Cycle-Friendly Workplace guide
This national publication is packed with case studies of successful cycle-friendly organisations around Australia including: pharmaceutical company CSL, aircraft manufacturer Hawker de Havilland and Lend Lease property group, just to name a few.
The publication highlights the benefits of cycling including:
* reduced greenhouse gas emissions
* increased workplace wellbeing
* increased staff productivity
* reduced pressure on parking
Cycle-Friendly Workplace guides are free. They can be obtained directly from Bicycle Network Victoria by phoning (03) 8376 8888 or 1800 639 634 (outside Melbourne).
This 20-minute presentation works well alongside The 10 most frequently asked questions about riding to work flyer supplied as part of your promotional kit. It could be just the resource you need!
Starting a Workplace BUG or Bicycle User Group is a great way to help lift the profile of cycling. If you're thinking of getting the cyclists together in your workplace, take a look at the Workplace BUG Guide.
Maybe you already have an email list or corporate cycling team but you've never called your group a BUG before. Now is the time to make if official. We encourage you to register your new BUG today. It only takes two minutes and there is no cost involved to join the growing list of Workplace BUGs.
By making your BUG known to Bicycle Network Victoria we can stay in contact with you and make resources available to you.