"I seriously wonder how long it will be before there are bike vigilante groups.....its only a matter of time before a driver steps out of their car and has a swing at a young guy who prompty gets on the phone to his mates/cycling friends/whatever and…"
I made a report on a similar incident with NO video and the police still went to visit the driver and gave him a warning - then phoned me back to report on their actions.
I had a description of the car, and I remembered the rego…"
"I always like the 10km/h line for cyclists that has been thrown around a bit lately in these sorts of discussions...
I went for a run last night (along a local share path that's well used by both cyclists and pedestrians and forms a…"
"I would like to add a couple of things for your daughter to consider in her assignment...
One of the key benefits of cycling is seeing the bigger picture about transport in Sydney (and other cities).
Think about how much money and time that…"
"It may also be worth mentioning the federal governments current discussion paper on Cycling, Walking and Public Transport.
They are aiming to get significant increases in the amount of people that walk and ride to stations/CBD areas -…"
"I have to say that the cost was one factor that stopped us (me and my wife, both keen road cyclists) from doing Spring Cycle this year.
We are not BNSW members, so it would have been $90 each - so we did our own 60km ride (like we normally would)…"
"I'm the same - I support my local bike shop where I can. In 5 years I've bought 4 bikes from my LBS, plus my nephew got his latest bike from there as well! I also buy other bits and pieces there. He's great for advice and…"
"They have launched a wiggle australia website where the reviews don't show up (but everything else is exactly the same, including pricing etc)
If you go to the original wiggle uk site then the reviews are still there!
I notices this a week or…"
"Hi Pat, Yeah, I've looked into BNSW membership before.
This doesn't really belong on this thread by like many I feel that cycling in NSW doesn't really have a srtrong voice or advocacy - and really, there are so many passionate…"
"I'm not doing it this year.
The entry fee is just getting too steep for a simple 50km ride ($70 per adult). I wouldn't normally be concerned with the price, but we don't really see it as any type of value for money AND…"
"Can I also suggest that you have a look through the current people who are enroled for election to Council.
Council elections are in 3 or 4 weeks time, and there might be some candidates who are
a. supportive of cyclists; and
b. wanting to…"
"I still reckon this is the best plan ever - everyone that normally commutes to work on the bike, leave it at home and do as the Daily Smellograph says - get your bike OFF the road and use your car!
Critial Car Mass
or as I like to call it…"