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September 2019

Car-free days for Canberra

The ACT government is considering car-free days in Canberra as a way to lower the territory’s emissions and encourage more people to ride.

Car sharing is caring

Bicycle Network talking about the benefits of cars? No, we haven't been hacked. We've actually found a valuable ally on our mission to help build a healthier and happier Australia.

Ride2School to keep on rolling

Bicycle Network's Ride2School program will keep rolling for at least two more years in Victoria with the Andrews Labor Government committing $1.4 million.

Green wave a go on Albert Street

A green wave for bike riders on Albert Street in East Melbourne will be made permanent after a trial by City of Melbourne found it reduced travel times by almost one minute.

Q&A with Justin from GoGet

Bicycle Network recently had a chat with Justin, the General Manager of car share company GoGet, and found we actually have a lot in common.

Worst bike safety ads

Advertising campaigns are often thought to be an important part of promoting and improving road safety, but sometimes the message isn't communicated very well. Here's a list of the worst bike ads.
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Have your say on Upfield open space

Preliminary designs have been done to improve the Upfield path in the Bell-Moreland precinct, and there is opportunity for the public to provide feedback.
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Big MTB plans for Mount Canobolas

A major mountain bike track proposal for Mount Canobolas, in the Orange region, has been approved for further planning by the NSW state government.
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Looking for an ally

We take a look at what the creation of AusCycling means for us and our advocacy.
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Fuel-cell e-bikes on the charge

A recent breakthrough in hydrogen storage capacity has been a game-changer for fuel-cell bikes powered by hydrogen, with France leading the way.

Bike light recall

Decathlon has recalled its SL100 Rear LED battery powered bike light due to safety concerns around the battery compartment.

Give your colleagues a hand to ride to work

Ride2Work Day is coming up on Wednesday 16 October, and we’ll be holding a celebratory breakfast at Mawsons Place in Hobart but it would be great to see some new faces over our coffees. If you ride to work, have you ever considered encouraging or mentoring someone else at your workplace to ride? When you [...]