Registrations now open
This year’s Super Tuesday Bike Count will take place on Tuesday 2 September from 7am-9am. Super Tuesday is Australia’s largest visual bike count. The count provides participating councils with reliable figures of bicycle commuters and their movements to improve bicycle facilities in their area. Your involvement is crucial, so register now to secure your spot:
As in previous years, each person who successfully completes the count can nominate their local Bicycle User Group (BUG), school, organisation or club to receive a $50 donation as appreciation for their time. So think of nominating Bicycle NT !
It’s easy to register !
Upgrades to the McMillans Road cycle path, between Rothdale and Matthews Roads, will commence on Monday, 28 April 2014.
To minimise public impact, works will be undertaken in sections during the hours of 7am and 5pm, as per below: Read More
The updated NT Road Users Handbook is now available online http://www.transport.nt.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0020/38108/handbook.pdf
It includes an expanded section on sharing the road with cyclists (page 33), with additional road rules for cyclists. Bicycle NT is very proud to have pushed for this inclusion and contributed to it. We have also provided cycling related question for the theory test.
The NT Planning Commission intends to rezone the Howard Springs Pine Forest as a residential area. The Pine Forest is a popular well utilised off road cycling area. An e-petition opened last Friday to oppose this initiative and preserve this area for recreational use. Read More
The on-line survey is now live – use the link to go to the City of Darwin web-page, from which you can click through to the survey.
City of Darwin is developing a Darwin Bike Plan to be an integral part of Council’s strategy for catering for cyclists now and into the future.
The objective of the plan is to establish a comprehensive approach to the development of a quality route network, supported by a range of initiatives and prioritised works which match City of Darwin’s ambitions Read More
Bicycle NT AGM will be held on Monday November 25th,
at Nightcliff Electorate Room, Natasha Fyles office, Pavonia Place, Nightcliff , at 8 pm.
All positions will be declared vacant.
Come along to hear what we have been doing, think of nominating to be on the committee, and help shape future direction.
Any questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Do a Super Sunday Recreation Count and earn $120 for your charity
Registrations are now open for the annual recreational bike count, Super Sunday.
CDU’s Enviro Collective is organising 2 events:
a FREE bike maintenance workshop on Tuesday 15th October 12- 1.30pm at the Bali Huts (near Basket ball courts) CDU, Casaurina
a FREE solar powered film night Screening ‘Dirt the movie’ And short films At Lakeside Drive Community Garden, near CDU Wednesday 16th October from 6pm. Bring something to sit on, snacks and your friends! see Enviro ride2work events
Come join Australia’s biggest celebration of commuter riding, Ride2Work Day
on Wednesday 16 October 2013. Read More