Exhibition of North West Rail Link Environmental Impact Statement 2

A media release today announced the exhibition of the second of two Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) regarding the North West Rail Link. The second EIS focuses on: Design and operation of the eight new railway stations at Cherrybrook, Castle Hill, Showground, Norwest, Bella Vista, Kellyville, Rouse Hill and Cudgegong Rd; Commuter parking for 4,000 cars; How the

Release of Federal Active Transport Draft Report

On 29 October 2012, the Minister for Infrastructure and Transport released Walking, Riding and Access to Public Transport: draft report for discussion. The Australian Government states that: “The draft report explores how the Australian Government can work with other governments, business and the community to encourage and support walking and riding as part of the transport

Submission to the NSW Draft Long Term Transport Masterplan

Bicycle NSW has reviewed the NSW Government’s Draft Long Term Transport Masterplan and has written a submission that is largely supportive of the policy directions and priorities relating to cycling as contained in the draft report. Click here to download the Bicycle NSW submission.

Safer Cycling Study

Over 1500 cyclists have already signed up to contribute information about their riding experiences to the Safer Cycling Study at the University of New South Wales. This study, which is quite unique, will provide important data to help inform policy and planning for safer cycling in NSW. The study hopes to enrol another 1,000 cyclists

Review of Bicycle Fatalities & Injuries

Bicycle Fatalities 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Helmet Worn 10 9 4 9 3 9 10 Helmet Not Worn 5 4 2 4 4 3 1 Bicycle Injuries 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Helmet Worn 643 701 750 738 711 770 756 Helmet Not Worn 221 247 239 201 184 197

Submission to Lane Cove Rd Ramp Environmental Assessment

Bicycle NSW has reviewed the Lane Cove Rd Ramp Environmental Assessment to provide feedback to help ensure that adequate provisions have been made to accommodate and encourage the use of bicycles for a variety of purposes. Click here to read the Bicycle NSW submission.

Exhibition of Lane Cove Rd Ramp Environmental Assessment

An environmental assessment has been prepared for the proposed Lane Cove Road on ramp.  To provide feedback on bicycle provisions made in the project, write a submission as shown below. Your submission should include: Your name and address. Submission identification: MP09_0049 MOD 1 Submission are due by 5pm Friday 7 September 2012 and should be

Submission to Alfords Point Rd Southern Approach Upgrade

Bicycle NSW has reviewed the Alfords Point Rd Southern Approach Upgrade to provide feedback to help ensure that adequate provisions have been made to accommodate and encourage the use of bicycles for a variety of purposes. For more details about the Alfords Point Rd Southern Approach Upgrade, visit the RMS project page here or read the community

Exhibition of the NSW Road Safety Strategy 2012-2021

Transport for NSW has released the draft NSW Road Safety Strategy 2012-2021.  Bicycle NSW will be making a submission and we encourage other bicycle organisations to do the same. Your submission must be submitted by Monday, 10 September 2012. Email: RoadSafetyStrategy@transport.nsw.gov.au Post: Centre for Road Safety Transport for NSW 18 Lee Street CHIPPENDALE NSW 2008