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Jeremy Cooper commented on Peter Cutajar's blog post The Rise of Uber and Lyft - safer for cyclists in the long term
"It would be interesting to know whether there is a greater proportion of poor or inconsiderate drivers among taxi drivers than among the rest of the driving population (and potential Uber drivers). My own experience says 'no'."
Dec 31, 2016
Peter Cutajar replied to Tevin's discussion Any one keen to get one of those See.Sense lights?
"Cyclic 6 for the rear is a must because of the camera about $189 to 200 from Pushys The more Cameras on the road the more respect, https://cycliq.com.au/ Lights are beneficial but so can be said for bells ( people wear headphones and bells are…"
Dec 31, 2016
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The Rise of Uber and Lyft - safer for cyclists in the long term

Uber - Lyft definitely has made an impact on the declining Taxi industry as we know it. (A surcharge from Uber going to the Taxi companies to recoup there losses)I am not sure for certain but would assume these service companies having vehicles on the road driven by there owners is a plus for cyclists, and because of the ratings system the good drivers are rated and a standard is maintained unlike the Taxi industry with very low standards.Hopefully over time this will benefit cyclists as the…See More
Dec 31, 2016
Peter Cutajar commented on Peter Cutajar's blog post Critical Mass and why we need it now
"Thanks for reading the post it may take some time to get traction for this idea and lots of passion, Cyclists are passionate people and I think it may take a generation for that passion to fire up and make a stand, There are only a handful of cities…"
Dec 31, 2016
Peter commented on Peter Cutajar's blog post Critical Mass and why we need it now
"Brislandia...."
Dec 30, 2016
Peter Cutajar posted a status
"Annerley Rd Bike Lane failure - near collision going to UQ 9:20 am opposite mater hospital Bus stop Brisbane City Council Bus Rego 390 SKA"
Aug 29, 2016
Peter Cutajar replied to Daz's discussion How was your commute? - August 2016
"CAR CAR CAR dont walk anywhere- it might kill you, drive everywhere, even to the gym drive to the gym as fast as you can forget the speed bumps (or was that a cyclist , oh well- the bike rider should not have been there anyway) quick i have an…"
Aug 28, 2016
Peter Cutajar replied to Shaun Moran's discussion Bike unpacking at Brisbne Airport
"Yes of course you can bring a bike in a box I havent been anywhere where that hasnt worked - take the boxes to the trash cans and leave em. next person who wants to take there bike somewhere will grab em easy done."
Aug 28, 2016
Peter Cutajar replied to Gavin Reb's discussion Aim of the Annerley Road bike lane trial
"Bicycles in Portland Fact Sheet IF BRISBANE NEEDS A CYCLING MODEL HAVE A LOOK AT THIS. THIS IS SOMETHING TO AIM FOR - DONT FORGET WE WILL HAVE AN EXTRA 2 MILLION PEOPLE IN THE BRISBANE AREA BY 2050 - PLEASE READ AND THEN THINK POSITIVE BECAUSE…"
Aug 28, 2016
Peter Cutajar replied to Gavin Reb's discussion Aim of the Annerley Road bike lane trial
"100% Bicycle accessible City Yay"
Aug 28, 2016
Peter Cutajar replied to Gavin Reb's discussion Aim of the Annerley Road bike lane trial
"The bicycle revolution in Portland started taking off with the founding of the Bicycle Transportation Alliance in November 1990. The first project of the BTA was persuading TriMet, the regional transit agency, to carry bicycles on its buses and…"
Aug 28, 2016
Peter Cutajar replied to Gavin Reb's discussion Aim of the Annerley Road bike lane trial
"Oh really cycling space - Its all about accessibility for the "Council Boffins" and Cyclingspace4Bne another lobby blah blah blah thats a GET UP waste of time ALL THE DECISIONS ABOUT CAR TRAVEL ARE MADE BY BLOCKHEADS WHO DRIVE CARS -…"
Aug 28, 2016
Peter Cutajar replied to Gavin Reb's discussion Aim of the Annerley Road bike lane trial
"Yes well Police are looking at CCTV footage to see if I was not supposed to be there - thing is i was more than half way into the intersection so he shouldn have given way - after the accident I eventually got up, picked up my mangled bike and the…"
Aug 25, 2016
MichaelCycle liked Peter Cutajar's blog post Critical Mass and why we need it now
Aug 24, 2016
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Bulimba area roadies

A group for road cyclists in the Bulimba / Hawthorne / Balmoral area.There's a weekly ride that leaves the Woolworths at 5:30AM on a Wednesday for a 40km loop to Wynnum, Manly, Lota and returning to Bulimba for a coffee at about 7amSee More
Aug 23, 2016
Peter Cutajar replied to Gavin Reb's discussion Aim of the Annerley Road bike lane trial
"Thanks It may be an idea to let as many people as you know about those yellow bike symbols. The bean counters worry about the city cycle spending- how much have they spent on the yellow bike symbols and for some time not support them / start…"
Aug 22, 2016

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What sort of riding do you do ?
Commuting, Road Cycling, Track Cycling, Recreational, Whatever
Where in Brisbane do you live ?
Bulimba
Tell us about your bikes
A timber hand made custom 700 hours to build by me
3 road bikes - old, newer and new all good
1 track bike
1 mountain bike
2 flat bar - (1 recently squashed by car :( )
About Me :
I have been riding for more than 35 years previously advocacy Bicycle Gold Coast, club racing - Goldstars GC, sydney and mostly o/seas
am into long distance for 2 to 3 weeks plus.

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The Rise of Uber and Lyft - safer for cyclists in the long term

Posted on December 31, 2016 at 9:43am 3 Comments

Uber - Lyft definitely has made an impact on the declining Taxi industry as we know it. (A surcharge from Uber going to the Taxi companies to recoup there losses)

I am not sure for certain but would assume these service companies having vehicles on the road driven by there owners is a plus for cyclists, and because of the ratings system the good drivers are rated and a standard is maintained unlike the Taxi industry with very low standards.

Hopefully over time this will benefit… Continue

Critical Mass and why we need it now

Posted on August 19, 2016 at 9:46pm 3 Comments

critical mass - we need it now more than ever - bikes, card players, gypsies etc. even room for unused greyhounds Nuns and grandmas to come along and be a part of Bne the new world city- San Francisco style. For it to happen it needs to be a social media spectacle extravaganza.

I know all the nanny state peeps will be negative but it will build confidence and that is what we need to be shown as a relevant part of soceity - using the safety bicycle as a way to limit our footprint and not… Continue

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