Monthly Archives: September 2011

New Queensland Cycle Strategy released

One of the most significant things to come out of the Asia-Pacific Cycle Congress last week was Minister for Transport Annastacia Palaszczuk’s launch of the new Queensland Cycle Strategy 2011-2021, replacing the previous version from 2003. The strategy is based … Continue reading

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Jindalee Bridge closure (Kooringal Drive to Mt Ommaney Drive)

The bridge between Kooringal Drive and Mt Ommaney Drive will be closed for replacement of the decking from Monday 10 to Sunday 16 October. Signs indicating the alternate route via Warandoo Street, Burrendah Road and Mankinna Street will be installed … Continue reading

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Poll: what do you like most about cycling?

Last month’s poll was a bit negative, so this month we’re looking at the positive side: And of course if you have more to add, please do so in the comments below.

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Enoggera Creek bikeway closure

BCC advises that the bridge at Steege Street, Ashgrove on the Enoggera Creek Bikeway will be closed for 3 months for maintenance and replacement of bridge pylons. Cyclists will have to detour via McLean Parade and Stewart Road to rejoin … Continue reading

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Bulimba Creek bikeway closure

Brisbane City Council reports that the bridge across Bulimba Creek along the bikeway through Minnippi Parklands needs to have the decking replaced. To do this, the bridge needs to be closed for up to three weeks from Monday 26 September. … Continue reading

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Sylvan Road upgrade

Brisbane City Council is about to start an upgrade of the important Sylvan Road cycle corridor connecting the Western Freeway bikeway to the Bicentennial Bikeway at Toowong. The project will not substantially change the corridor, but consists of a series … Continue reading

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Victoria Park bikeway closure

BCC advises that the bikeway behind the Brisbane Grammar Schools will be closed from 19 September to 30 September (school holidays) for maintenance and reconstruction. Cyclists and pedestrians will be diverted into Gregory Terrace and through Victoria Park. Signs will … Continue reading

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Tennyson Riverside Park proposal

Brisbane City Council has put out an initial concept plan for its Tennyson Riverside Park project on King Arthur Terrace, part of the popular river ride. Some concerns have been raised about the carpark and the impact of increased motor … Continue reading

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