November 2018

citipower footscray

CitiPower lacks spark for path

The multi billion dollar Footscray Road shared trail project has been left twiddling its thumbs as we wait for CitiPower to make the long overdue connection.
sydney road

A new vision for Sydney Road

Two Melbourne professional firms have joined forces to generate a proposal for a radical makeover of Sydney Road, addressing traffic and environment issues.

E-bike expo biggest and best yet

The Bicycle Network E-bike Expo on Sunday 18 November was a success, with about 1000 people visiting the site to try out an e-bike over 4.5 hours.
vicroads dooring

Dooring campaign revived

With warmer weather on the way and more bikes interacting with cars on our roads, VicRoads is rolling out a campaign to raise awareness around dooring.
st georges road

St Georges Road tram works detour

There will be substantial disruption of the St Georges Road and Merri Creek routes from next week due to tram track works, including bike path detours.
uber congestion

Uber is increasing congestion

Ride sharing companies such as Uber and Lyft have resulted in a massive increase in road congestion, according to a new study underway in San Francisco.
Olions forks

Specialized recall faulty forks

Specialized have recalled a range of mountain bikes and suspension forks by Öhlins because the air spring can fire itself out of the top of the fork cap.
co2 catridge

Exploding CO2 cartridge recalled

The Kobie brand 16g CO2 cartridges have been recalled due to a risk of explosion when exposed to extreme heat. Refunds are available online at