"Looking at all those cars (in particular 4x4s) driving from suburbia, in a range of less than 15-20 kilometres, in perfectly fine weather, all flat roads, doing 5kph is like looking at refined madness. Humans are really really weird.
"Nope. The only solution is to remove any confusion by having having all vehicles having to give way when left turning for any vehicles/pedistrians going straight. No matter whether they are in front or not, indicating or not.
Works a treat in…"
"Never said it did. But there is a general belief in Australia that by enforcing MHL is the only way of making cycling safe hence it shouldn't be discussed/abolished.
I currently live in Denmark and is very strong anti-MHL but use a helmet every…"
""... should not be compared to Australian cycling statistics".
Why not? Otherwise Australia will still keep fixing symptoms rather than removing the root causes.
Holland, Denmark etc. was just as car infested in the 60es as…"
"Isn't that just because Adelaide has turned it's back to the river and no iniative so far has managed to 'open' op the connection between the city and the river? The closest being a bridge to walk over it. I guess that is how…"
Daily to/from work: 2006 Avenue Broadway 8 gear internal Shimano Nexus, roller brakes
Occasional weekend/TDU: 1981 Koga Miyata Gentsracer with full mid 90's campy group set
A few city bikes around the beach house
When do you ride?
Weekends, Commute, Other
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Hi Kenneth and welcome to Look For Cyclists and Vote For Cyclists. This week I added to the former under 'How to design for cyclists' and 'How NOT to design for cyclists'. Notice in your photo that you have young children, plus a cargo bike. There is an AC group for parents with children, also cargo and utility cycling. Cheers, Heather