"Right I just walked out of the office and took a photo. As has been mentioned above - you could lose the lane (shown in green) to make more space. Another consideration is pedestrians (shown in red). It's not fun/safe for them crossing here…"
I work on Sylvan Rd, corner of Bennett St so I don't get to see too much craziness. (I commute the other way to the Southside) But I hear from my work colleagues who drive home that way that it's a disaster further up there. …"
"As the others have said it's a brilliant bike route - I cycle down to Holland Park West and back once a week to Poker night. Paul you're spot on about the Gardens - it's a much better way. And nicer.
Whereabouts in Holland Park…"
"I was looking into this as my Tioga pannier is also nearing its end of life and found some very good looking Basil brand pannier/backpack or pannier/messenger(shoulder bags) and some good Tioga brand ones but I was never 100% happy with any of them.…"
"Thanks Paul, they are nice wheels! now that I have it, it's almost too flashy for me. I pair the bike with my red $10 KMart helmet which I like to think I wear as a form of protest. I like to think it's a statement that says if I must wear…"
"This isn't exactly helmetless related, but I think one of the reasons we have such a sporty cycling culture (which comes with helmets) is that all of our bikes are sports bikes! I just picked up a sweet new ride - an Electra Ticino 16D. Do you…"
"I'm glad someone posted some truths about that CARRS-Q report. I've read it in detail and cannot believe the assumptions it uses to get to some of its conclusions. I wonder if it has been published in a journal anywhere or…"
"This spot on Moggil Rd is near my old office at Taringa - I was driving there the other day with a non cyclist passenger and they, without any prompting from me, mentioned this section and thought it was hilarious. Hilarious in a very ominous sense.…"