Dear Adelaid CyclistsBrisbane Airport is fast becoming a black hole for walking and cycling. With a few exceptions, the poor facilities and lack of consideration for cyclists and pedestrians seems…Continue
"Your Lord Mayor, Stephen Yarwood, gave a presentation at Bike Futures Conference in Melbourne last week. He mentioned that Adelaide was to host the VeloCity Conferencein 2014.
I asked him if conference delegates would be able to ride the short…"
"Hi from the Gawler Wheelers,
Welcome to the Adelaide Cyclists Website !
The Gawler Wheelers are a road cycling Group based in Gawler, SA.
A regular group ride is held every Saturday morning.
Check the various Event Calendars on this website for the…"
"Three documents on designing bicycle parking: -- Australian Standards AS 2890.3 -- Often known as Austroads, Guide to Traffic Engineering Practice: Part 14 – Bicycles, 2nd edition, published by Austroads and Standards Australia in 1999 -- The…"
"Thank you for the feedback on Bicycle Parking at the airport. Heather here is a pix of the new bicycle parking at Brisbane Airport Domestic Terminal Carpark. It is really hard to find as there is no signage or map. I thought about…"
"Brisbane Airport http://www.bne.com.au/ FAQ Parking and Transport Q. I work at the airport and would like to know where the bike racks are located. A: There are bike racks located on Level 5 of the International Terminal car park. At the Domestic…"
""....I do not remember any bike-parking facilities other than handy poles here and there (which work for me just fine)..."
I try to avoid attaching my bike to handy poles myself, as they tend to inconvenience other people ( cyclists and…"
"We advise that a station wagon will not work - however a "standard" car should when in a bike box and only a single passenger who sits in the front.
A bike in a "regular" box "should" fit across the width of a…"
"rossmg, my bike packed in a Ground Effect bike bag would not fit across the back seat of Mike Brisco's* classic Mercedes. A well-known taxi company said they would not take packed bikes in a station wagon. I took the front wheel and front rack…"
"Thanks for the info Rossmg. Good to see Adelaide airport have info on their web site regarding bicycle parking. I couldn't find any route info or if the parking is secure.
We often get enquiries from people who want to ride to the Brisbane…"
"Adelaide Airport has just had a significant car park upgrade with a multi-story facility put in with a fly-over pedestrian bridge linking the terminal and car-park. I have not cycled there since the new facilities were opened but have been there in…"
Dear Adelaid CyclistsBrisbane Airport is fast becoming a black hole for walking and cycling. With a few exceptions, the poor facilities and lack of consideration for cyclists and pedestrians seems to be a common issue at many airports in Australia. Airport authorities have little interest in active transport users. They are not required by local town planning regulations or state policies to provide for active transport users. Brisbane Airport BUG has been lobbying the federal transport…See More
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To promote the creation of safe, direct and convenient bicycle and pedestrian access to the Brisbane Airport . To advocate for cyclists and pedestrians who commute to and travel within the Brisbane Airport precinct. To work with authorities and the airport community to educate and lobby for improved bicycle and pedestrian access and facilities.