Ride NSW!

With thousands of places to ride across NSW how do you find the right route for you? As the peak body for bike riders in NSW, we wanted to make the discovery of new rides easier.  We have collated ride routes into a statewide map, that we hope will inspire more riding for all ages and

Have Your Say On The Sydney Gateway

In order to make NSW better for all bicycle riders, we evaluate and comment on plans for state significant infrastructure.  This is to help government and developers do a better job of meeting the needs of people who ride bikes. Maintaining or increasing travel by bike during infrastructure development projects helps reduce congestion and pressure

New Rail Trail for NSW

In April 2020, NSW will have another rail trail open to explore and enjoy.   After nearly 2 decades of hard work by the Riverina Highlands Rail Trails Inc. team, the 21km Tumbarumba to Rosewood Rail Trail will officially be opened on April 3, 2020.  A rail trail is created when abandoned rail corridors are converted

Keeping Summer Rides Fun

As Christmas holidays approach it’s normal to plan longer rides, but this year we may need to adapt to conditions in NSW. Over the past few weeks large areas of NSW have been affected by bushfires, whether directly or via choking smoke and ash.  We have become used to reports comparing the levels of smoke

#RideTheBush in Wagga Wagga

As NSW’s largest inland city, Wagga Wagga has heaps of things to explore by bike! From a ride around Lake Albert to exploring the banks of the Murrumbidgee River or the local art gallery and prestigious Margaret Carnegie Print Collection, there is lots of to do in Wagga Wagga. Wagga Wagga is known as the

#RideTheBush in Mudgee and Gulgong

Idyllic views, outstanding vineyards and historical buildings – the Mudgee region has lots to offer this holiday season!   Settlement began in mid 19th century and many of the historical buildings are still standing for you to explore. During the gold rush, the region’s population skyrocketed cementing the area as a regional hotspot. Over summer, we’re

Help Us To Help You Ride Lilyfield Road

Would you help us keep safe cycling through the Rozelle Interchange Project? We have explained the challenges and safety issues involved in current Westconnex development plans at the Rozelle interchange.  This includes removing two safe overpasses for people who walk and cycle for years during construction. The current replacement plan is an unsafe, multi-stage road

Dinner on Demand

Can your takeaway change how cities are shaped? Some people might remember when ‘food delivery’ meant tepid pizza brought to your home by a teenager trying to earn extra income, often using the family car.  Since then the food delivery menu has expanded, and so has demand. Statistica estimates the Australian online food delivery revenue

Go Together or Go Away?

The concerning headlines over the past 24 hours send a message to many, that riding a bike is deadly, even though it’s more likely to improve your health than cause harm. One of the lead stories on the ABC showed footage of a close pass in Cairns, a rider who caught up with and challenged

We Need More Women and Children Riding Bikes

Bicycle NSW attended a workshop last Tuesday to discuss what’s needed to get to more people riding bikes, led by Women4Climate and supported by C40 Cities. The City of Sydney is one of the C40 cities committed to climate action to improve our health and environmental sustainability.  C40 produces a range of accessible resources for

Trishaws For Parramatta

Helping bring those with little mobility the feeling of fresh air on the face, that is what Cycling Without Age is about.  With its history in Denmark, Cycling Without Age now operates in 29 countries with over 2000 trishaws and more than 12000 volunteer pilots. Trishaws are modified e-bikes that allow a pilot to ride