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“Walking and cycling would be prioritised on a revitalised Malop St, the stretch of Mercer St traffic lights removed and Johnstone Park expanded to create a bold new entrance to the city, a major new project suggests” – Geelong Advertiser. The long term future of riding in Central Geelong looks promising with many important local…

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“Imagine if we could invent something that cut road and rail crowding, cut noise, cut pollution and illhealth – something that improved life for everyone, quite quickly, without the cost and disruption of new roads and railways. Well, we invented it 200 years ago: the bicycle.” The mayor of London introduces his vision for cycling.

Voting for the City of Greater Geelong council elections concludes this week, with the Mayoral position now directly elected.   Bicycle Network Victoria has sought responses from candidates from council electorates all over Victoria.  We present those responses provided by candidates for the COGG Council.

Ride2Work Day 2012

RIde2Work Day is on again next Wednesday (October 17th, 2012).  Join in and try out riding to work, or celebrate your regular commute with fellow cyclists.

Can you help??

Are you passionate about cycling? Do you see problems with cycling infrastructure around Geelong or it’s environs? Do you have ideas about how cycling infrastructure and safety can be improved for cyclists? Would you like to be involved in helping cyclists? If this is you then we need your help in BUG, please contact us…

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This dangerous intersection of Batten Road and Barwon Heads should be fixed,the gravel covers the bike lane and forces cyclists into the high speed traffic lane. Vicroads believes control of the gravel is a CoGG responsibility but does sweep the road shoulders each month. The BUG has raised this issue with CoGG seeking to fix…

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