Â The Royal Automobile Club of Western Australia (RAC) has released a summary of its 2011 cycling survey. Â Apparently 2, 800 respondents completed the survey and headline conclusion from the RAC is that Â “91 per cent of respondents highlighted their fear of sharing the road as one of the major barriers to cycling in Western […]
Archive | August, 2011
The Vulnerable Road Users Safety Advisory Group held its first Cycling Safety Forum in May 2011.Â The forum featured presentations from a number of speakers with an interest in vulnerable road user safety. Copies of their presentations are available on theÂ Office of Road Safety website. Â ThisÂ forum looked at teasing out the issues for cyclists. A […]
Main Roads WA has announced the construction of the long awaited extension of the Perth to Midland Principal Shared Path (PSP). A 2.3 kilometre extension of the PSP will be built between Tonkin Highway and the Bassendean Train Station. Of course this still leaves the issue of a safe crossing of the Swan River and […]
Â Â Cycling and coffee go together don’t they so this seem the right image (well except the American idea of coffee :)). Â The photo is Drip Coffee from the Bicycle Coffee Co via Stranger Than Fiction.
Â Â The Ocean Ride for MS (Multiple Sclerosis) is on again in 2011. Â It is running on Sunday, October 23 this year. Â The ride organisers hope to raise $250,000 for multiple sclerosis so I hope you can consider participating and raising support for this worthy cause. Â (more…)