Monthly Archives: November 2012

East Arnhem Shire Bike Program

The bike program is a partnership initiative with Alpa Store, NAB (TCU) and NT Govt (Education) working collaboratively to ship 720 bikes to Milingimbi, Gapuwiyak, Galiwinku, and Ramingining.  The main focus is to encourage and reward school attendance.  Bike programs are also being developed with local youth, sport and recreation teams to assist individuals and […]

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Understanding the fear of bicycle riding

In this article, the Australasian College of Road Safety examines the reasons behind slow take-up in cyclists. Rates of bicycle commuting currently hover around 1 -2% in most Australian capital cities, although 17.8% o fAustralians report riding at least once per week. The most commonly stated reason for choosing not to ride a bicycle is fear […]

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