Cycling in Brisbane Australia
To get back into biking proper I bought a commuter bike, an Avanti Blade 3 from Avantiplus in the Valley. Got last years model at a great price. However, as much as I love this bike and it was a good commuter it wasn't a great long distance rider. On my first (and only to date) 100kms ride from Brissie to Gold Coast I discovered a few issues I had to fix.…Continue
I mentioned before, I took up biking again after a considerable break for several personal reasons. One, to improve my fitness, two, to commute to work, three, to look super cool in some sparkling lycra.
My fitness levels were very poor so, after nearly killing myself on my first commute and taking almost an hour to ride 12kms to work, I converted my Trek mountain bike into an electric bike. It's transformed the commute and is a wonderful machine. I love the feeling I get when riding…Continue
Fresh from our successful campaign to secure a $1.8 million funding commitment from the Queensland Government to complete the Brisbane Valley Rail Trail, we are very pleased to announce the launch of a great new website to promote this great Queensland Adventure Rail Trail.
Please feel welcome to post links to it on your Facebook pages, blogs, relevant forums, relevant websites, etc.
Let’s spread the word about this great recreational resource right in Brisbane’s…Continue
Bicycles Create Change - Art Bike Presentation
You are invited to an ART BIKE PRESENTATION on Sunday 13th March at 10.30am at the Bethania Community Gardens, Wynnum-Manly, Brisbane.
The Bicycles Create Change Summer Program has for the last 8 weeks, been working with 4…Continue