Monthly Archives: June 2011

South East Freeway bikeway diversion

The Eastern Busway project team has advised us of an upcoming diversion to the South East Freeway bikeway near Fern Street, Buranda (just south of O’Keefe Street). Cyclists will be diverted onto a 50 metre temporary path for approximately four … Continue reading

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Bicentennial Bikeway closure: Hale Street East works starting

The next, “Hale Street East” stage of the Bicentennial Bikeway upgrade is about to start, with a section between the Go Between Bridge and Makerston Street exit to be completely closed to pedestrians and cyclists for over six months. Cyclists … Continue reading

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Media release: Cyclists welcome changes to increase CityCycle usage

Also available as a PDF (98 kB). 8 June 2011 Cyclists welcome changes to increase CityCycle usage The Brisbane Central Business District Bicycle User Group (CBD BUG) has welcomed moves to help improve the membership and usage of Brisbane City … Continue reading

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Cycling Aspects of Austroads Guides

As reported in the latest edition (May 2011) of the Austroads newsletter (brought to our attention by the kind folk in the Department of Transport and Main Roads), the Cycling Aspects of Austroads Guides is now available as a free … Continue reading

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Helmet research paper released

After months of pursuing it, CBD BUG has finally obtained under Queensland’s Right to Information legislation a copy of the Bicycle Helmet Research paper ( PDF, 4.9 MB) produced by the Centre for Accident Research & Road Safety – Queensland … Continue reading

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