Posts Tagged: Trails

An excellent path in North Geelong along the rail line is a model for future path development in Geelong… It’s a great example of how shared paths should look – wide, seperated, smooth and shaded. This needs to be extended from the city (as we’ve dreamt about before) to onto Lara.

Super Sunday

Super Sunday is this Sunday November 10th.  What is Super Sunday?  It is the coordinated counting of recreational trail users at strategic locations.   Volunteers will be counting trail/path users between 9am and 1pm this Sunday, with Bicycle Network Victoria managing the event across many locations in 6 different states and territories.   In other words it…

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The northern suburbs of Geelong are a contradiction… The area is blessed with plenty of space, wide roads and nature strips but seriously lack basic infrastructure like bike lanes, footpaths, treed areas and respectable park playgrounds…. Today I rode around the Geelong bay trail, past retiring industrial areas, near elite grammer schooled kids and back…

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The Barwon River trail

The Barwon river trail is a great ride because you get so close to nature… But I get the feeling sometimes that nature doesn’t want us there…

Sections of the Bellarine Rail Trail will be closed over the coming months for sewer works being conducted by the Barwon Water Alliance. Trail sections are expected to be closed to users for the following periods: Coppards Road to Wilsons Road – late April to mid June, 2010. Wilsons Road to Boundary Road – mid…

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The City of Greater Geelong is conducting a survey about shared trails in the Geelong region. You can access the survey on the COGG website.  (Update: the survey is no longer available) Survey responses can be entered up until March 26th.