"Yes - see a lot more cyclists these days on the Gore Hill Fwy Share Path - great to see. I slow down - or just go the same speed as I usually go as Im a slow cyclist. I still feel im a bit of a minority - wearing my everyday clothes riding to work…"
"The main concern I have for the CSELR is the removal of trees at the expense of just using the road. All the way along - Devonshire St - Anzac Pde - Alison Rd - Wansey Rd - High St. It was my thinking that people were all for the light-rail because…"
"The biggest question with this is - can we use the light rail corridors to cycle on - eg George St when that has a lightrail down it. Devonshire St - and tunnel and overpass over Southern Cross Drive and Anzac Pde?"
"I think Campbell St is supposed to be the alternative route to Oxford St. Getting you across to Castlereagh which will eventually have a cycleway on it as well and of course linking up to Bourke St Cycleway at the other end. It will be good for…"
"Up Young St - left at Bent - right at Macquarie - when you reach Hyde Park go straight - through the park - verge left at the fountain - here you will get to the College St Cycleway. Then you go up to Oxford St - left here at the lights (i like to…"
"I think what they are after is a buffer between the road sewer and the shops - and they believe the parked cars are a win win in that situation - people can park and they are a buffer at the same time. What they hate are big loud buses and fast cars…"
"My suggestion to you doing Katoomba (when going the station to The 3 Sisters) - best to use Lurline St (parallel to Katoomba St) - esp when coming back from The 3 Sisters. Lurline has a much more even gradient and has bike lanes on the side of…"
"Bob - David,
Do you have any targeted cycleways - infrastructure you would like to see in Marrickville? From my time in Marrickville I just remember the narrowest of busy roads. Addison - Marrickville - Victoria - Enmore - Sydenham Rds. No room for…"
"Looking more into this Coke - Bicycle Network thing - they are giving away 300 free bikes today in Penrith and Wollongong - is this a bad thing - getting people to start riding? Sure its sponsored by big sugar soft drink - and some bike group that…"
"I can only assume RMS want cyclists to avoid Oxford St. So Bourke St Cycleway - Campbell St Cycleway - Castlereagh Cycleway - Liverpool St Cycleway - Kent St Cycleway. But I just would have liked an option to go left down a King St…"
"Do we know how far along they are to building the a cycleway bridge over the Brook Street Ramp?
Im changing location to Willoughby from Marrickville and would still like to continue to cycle commute to UNSW. Is there much of a safety in…"
"What I prefer to do on the narrow streets in Marrickville and Newtown is to find a gap between the parked cars - press the bike against the cars and put my body in that gap - and let them go through."
The four Everything's Connected videos are really great, thanks for pointing them out, you should perhaps start a discussion with links pointing these out, give them more prominence, people might miss the them buried in the videos section.
Well there isn't much to say about them really - its preaching to the converted here. But its good to see promotion for cycling. I suspect that the people here might make snide remarks about them - like the girl riding home from going out has no lights on her bike =) But it is complementary to the NY and London cycling promo material - personalising cycling by having a person talk about their experience cycling.
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