Good luck with your campaign. You would recognise that while Adelaide has a long way to go to meet the standards of worlds best practice in safe cycling it is moving in the right direction. It is time to make more space available for…"
"Is it time for Marion to reconsider the Unley experience and develop residential areas with lower speed limits? More should be done to encouirage public transport us by providing improved bicycle parking at public transport hubs. If this is a state…"
"I note your council suffers som criticism on Auricht's page below yours. Specific reference to bicycle parking offered in public locations including shopping centres. I have recently moved from Adelaide to Alice Springs and now realise how bad…"
"I rode from Gawler to Tanunda two or three years ago and noted that the road side verge varied from nothing to a good width for cycling. It should not be too hard to extend an adequate verge on the complete distance bar a couple of narrow railway…"
Dwayne's Ride at Lighthouse, Port Wharf Markets, to Salisbury Town Square, John Street Salisbury
October 31, 2010 from 9am to 12pm
Lets do Dwayne's Ride for him my friends. Lets take his entire commute from Port Adelaide to Salisbury, and travel the route he would have taken. Lets take a moment at the site of the accident to pay our respects to another member of the cycling community tragically taken.On our journey though, let us also show to the motoring community and our friends in the Police force who play such an integral part in many of our major cycling events, that we can indeed use this roadway, and any other road…See More
"It is time to encourage more cycling and train combination travel in your area. Cage parking as is in place in Melbourne and Perth would help as it seems crazy for the state to be providing free car parking at stations but charging cyclists for a…"
"I have until recently ridden regularly on Park Terrace and Fitzroy Terrace in your area of interest. These are relatively safe cycling surfaces and while white lines offer no real protection they do make you as a cyclist feel that you belong. The…"
"It is good to hear of your interest. Please follow the speed limit reduction debate and encourage your council to consider Unley's example and others from around the world. As much as bike tracks are useful, particularly for teaching children…"
For pro-cycling candidates to introduce themselves for election campaigns. If elected, assume you will be knowledgeable about cycling requirements when contributing to decisions. Ensure that information meets campaign regulations.This group will be adapted later for State and Federal Government elections.See More
"The Office of Cycling and Walking in DTEI should be able to advise on likely cycling infrastructure. There is now an accepted quality of sealed shoulder that can duplicate as a cycle lane and there is a painted rumble strip that can be used to mark…"
"Most of the Blue Cat Eyes I've seen seem to be in the centre of the lane as opposed to the centre of the road which I would assume would be less likely to be damaged by motorised traffic as anything with four or more wheels would straddle them.…"
"Yep my first week on the bike in Adelaide sprinted to get infront of the bus from the Portrush stoplight then a down hill section ~30 kmh I hit a strip of 5 "concrete lane divider mounds" on Payneham and OG road. Managed to keep the rubber…"
"I have found hundreds (no exaggeration) of blue RRPMs 9cat eyes) of SA Water not installed according to their Technical Standard, and incidentally hazardous to cyclists. Technical Standard concentrates on positioning RRPMs against median strip or in…"
"Didnt know cats eyes were blue, no wonder I feel only a small bump when I hit one:) Not a good thing to get pussy caught in your spokes:( KIng William Road through Hyde Park is probably more of a hassle due to the Paris-roibaix cobbles which are…"
BISA memebrs may rememebr a recent discussion regarding the blue reflectors placed inconveniently on the road to identify the location of fire hydrants. One of our members suffered a painful and debilitating injury as a result of a fall after an encounter with one of these on Anzac Highway. For a period we requested cyclists to alert authorities to other situations where these reflectors may be placed in situations that would be hazardous to cyclists. However I have not heard and=y reports in…See More
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