"The problem with this concerning incident is that this morning is that one of the 3 or 4 that zoomed past me was almost cleaned up by a car turning left on a green left turn arrow. It all just becomes part of the fools on the…"
"Heaps of detour signs about.
In relation to ' proper instruction to use Marsh Street north SUP regardless of signage' - does this make it legal to travel east and west bound regardless of signs on the north SUP, or just east bound…"
"So if nmsm was to sail blithely through without checking a long way behind, s/he may well get skittled. I agree, and the police report would be factual and would not gather any sympathy for nmsm.
I find left turns across the cycle…"
"I must have been asleep last night as I missed the signs.
On a few occasions, just for variety, I have crossed on the east bound side (against the flow) when heading home. I think I will use this or the road as you suggest if the traffic is…"
"I commute from Captain Cook Bridge to George St City via Bourke St, George St South and Pitt St. No problems over the years and no change noticed.
Perhaps my lycra and helmet sends the message that I am ok?"
"one report states the bunch crossed to the right hand side of the road to avoid a dead roo. and was hit by a car. this implies a head on collision. IU would like to know what actually happened. It was 6.30am thus dark in Vic."
"I general bell at 15-20m so I can respond to any jump to the right, then offer a pleasantry as I pass.
A bell at 5m is like a car using indicators as they turn
definitely slow to a walk + for older (older than me) dogs off the leash and young kids."
"All I can think of is that the path is bound by a railing and crash barrier which at least psychologically keep people from the edges. A pedestrian by move inboard to avoid a light pole into the path of a cyclist?? more likely to me is a…"
"I also use the path regularly, it is narrow enough to require parties in both direction to cooperate I find.. I biggest problem I find is with inexperienced cyclists who can not hold a line. I have to slow down to a walking…"