Local government

canning street detour

Canning Street detour switch

The installation of the major water main in Canning Street will enter Stage 5 next week with the detour in place at Park Street in North Carlton.

Hope for Geelong’s bike lanes

Protected bike lanes on Geelong's Malop Street look likely to remain after the state government took control from the local council.
Construction blocks bike lane

Builders to pay price for disruption

To reduce disruptions for road users and bike riders, Melbourne plans to introduce a road occupancy charge for construction works on state managed roads.
Tumbarumba to Rosewood Rail Trail

New rail trail opening in NSW

The Tumbarumba to Rosewood Rail Trail is set to officially open this April, after decades of campaigning for more places to ride in rural New South Wales.
canning street detour

New Canning Street detours

With works continuing to progress along Canning Street for the new water main installation, detours will be modified again this week.
bikespot survey

BikeSpot survey planned for 2020

BikeSpot, the survey that enables riders to pinpoint the most aggravating locations along their route, is scheduled to take place again soon this year.
enterprize park

Enterprize Park improvements start

The City of Melbourne will soon start the upgrades to Enterprise Park on the north side of the Yarra River between Melbourne Aquarium and Queens Bridge Street.

Sydney Road struggle re-ignites

The long-running campaign to revitalise the Sydney Road continues to roll along, with a community bike ride planned along the street this weekend.

No more cryin’ in the Chapel?

Choked Chapel Street has long had the reputation as Melbourne’s most harrowing bike street, but tears of grief could soon turn to cries of joy.
King Street

Safety in numbers for Sydney riders

Between 2008 and 2019 the amount of bike trips in Sydney has doubled, and during the same amount of time crashes have been cut by a third.
NYC bike lanes

NYC public art makes cycling safer

New York City's "Barrier Beautification Program" is commissioning artwork along bike infrastructure to improve the experience and safety of riding bikes.