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New bikeway work along Railway Terrace, Edwardstown + Ascot Park

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jilden Feb 12, 2019. 7 Replies

Marion Council is proposing new bikeway work along Railway Terrace in Edwardstown (and a tiny bit of Ascot Park), between Cross Road and Sixth Avenue, apart from the section they have already done…Continue

Marion Council elections

Started Oct 22, 2018 0 Replies

Since this has happened for a few other councils... has anyone done any research on the candidates for Marion Council elections, regarding their policies on cycling?Continue

Fooled by the weather radar

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jilden May 30, 2018. 10 Replies

Tonight a glance at weather radar looked all clear (very much like this screenshot from after I got home). But it had me fooled, and it steadily drizzled pretty well all the way home. So does rain…Continue

Is it legal to ride on the footpath when there is a bicycle lane present?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Keith Apr 24, 2018. 4 Replies

The question says it all! Today a police officer cautioned me. (He said this applies to footpaths, not shared paths).I tried to politely say that isn't how I'd seen the law presented, but I let it go…Continue

 

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Peter B replied to BJ's discussion Likely closure of Adelaide Cyclists site
"Are there free options? To me, the ideal would be a site which hosts forums for free (even if it has ads), and which allows all the current content to be transplanted. Then if someone wants to buy the domain name and redirect it to the forums, that…"
Apr 1
Peter B replied to Equal2lance's discussion MTBikeway Bike symbols painted over
"I rode there tonight and it looks like graffiti/vandalism to me. I have emailed Marion Council."
Mar 24
Peter B replied to Equal2lance's discussion MTBikeway Bike symbols painted over
"That would be Marion Council then. The tramline is its northern boundary there, and the MTB is south of the tramline."
Mar 22
Peter B replied to Equal2lance's discussion MTBikeway Bike symbols painted over
"At worst it is still a footpath (unless there is a "No bicycles" sign) so bicycles are still allowed anyway. My guesses are either (a) it is being repainted, or (b) vandalism. "
Mar 20
Peter B replied to Equal2lance's discussion MTBikeway Bike symbols painted over
"I think your question is missing a word. Is it "Does anyone know if" or "Does anyone know why" ?"
Mar 20
Peter B replied to heather's discussion which camera?
"Does that mean a fly6 for the rear and a fly12 for the front? My problem is that (from a quick google) they are about $250 each. I cannot justify that expense, in fact it is almost as much as my bike! "
Mar 12
Peter B replied to pete davis's discussion INFRASTRUCTURE PORT ADELAIDE
"ABC News online has an article on it now, and seems to be saying it was a mistake. (Which I can forgive, a far better outcome than a planned removal of a bike…"
Mar 11
Peter B replied to pete davis's discussion INFRASTRUCTURE PORT ADELAIDE
"Surely it would not be hard to make the bicycle lane go through the refuge, with a ramp, and lines to indicate cyclists give way to pedestrians."
Mar 11
Peter B replied to Pascalo's discussion Separated bike lane on Railway Terrace in Edwardstown
"I'll add, cyclist usage of the bikeway has definitely gone up in the last few months, in my observation. Initially it was common for cyclists to use the road instead, perhaps I was seeing about 50-70% usage. Now it is close to 100%; I really…"
Feb 18
Peter B replied to Pascalo's discussion Separated bike lane on Railway Terrace in Edwardstown
"The other main issue I raised - the awkward entrance just south of Delaine Ave, heading south - has also been improved. It's not as important a fix as the T junction near the roundabout (above), but it's still nice to know that someone is…"
Feb 17
Peter B replied to heather's discussion local cycling forums?
"Yes it's a dilemma. On the plus side there are a lot more readers than this site, so any question/discussion gets a lot larger audience. On the minus side, the group is swamped with ads, almost to the point of making the group useless. Ideally…"
Feb 17
Peter B replied to Pascalo's discussion Crashed on Marion Road
"Well the Cycle Instead mobile phone mode is useless because it does not let you click on the map use the normal one. Anyway, Cycle Instead says Pascalo should have been able to take this path to the bike path along Sturt River (or the one slightly…"
Feb 12
Peter B replied to Pascalo's discussion Crashed on Marion Road
"Ouch, really sorry about your injury, and I'm glad i wasn't worse. First, where does the PJV actually end? Anyway, I think the best route north of Sturt Road is probably Bradley Grove, which is about 500m east of Marion Road and more or…"
Feb 12
Peter B replied to heather's discussion cyclist injured in hit-run 16-Jan-2020
"I find that when the driver is clearly in the wrong, even those types of sites will side against the driver, e.g. this one https://www.facebook.com/DashCamOwnersAustralia/videos/462053671112374/?__tn__=-R"
Jan 27
Peter B replied to heather's discussion cyclist injured in hit-run 16-Jan-2020
"An independent witness is an advantage, but even without it, surely there is enough evidence to prosecute."
Jan 27
Peter B replied to Stig of The Dump's discussion TDU guide in The Advertiser etc?
"Correction, I now think it was in the Sunday Mail of 12-Jan-20. Because googling ("official 2020 tdu magazine"), gives: THE OFFICIAL 2020 TDU MAGAZINE, ONLY IN THIS WEEKEND'S Sunday Mail. The Advertiser - 2020-01-11 - NEWS…"
Jan 20

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At 18:54 on January 13, 2019, Chris Hill said…

Hi Peter, do we know each other?

At 20:25 on January 19, 2015, Gawler Wheeler said…

Hi from the Gawler Wheelers,

Welcome to the Adelaide Cyclists Website !

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