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Toombul rail bridge work, Kedron Brook Bikeway

BCC advises Queensland Rail is undertaking urgent maintenance on the North Coast Rail Line bridge over Kedron Brook at Toombul. QR will be working in the Kedron Brook channel and occupying Council land at Bage Street and beside the pathway … Continue reading

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Construction traffic on Mt Coot-tha Road

The Mount Coot-tha Residents’ Group has written to us warning of dangerous turns by Transcity construction shuttle buses across the shared path on Mount Coot-tha Road, at the Legacy Way construction site. The path is well used by recreational cyclists … Continue reading

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Driveways on Wynnum Rd footpath at Norman Park

Cr Shayne Sutton (Morningside Ward) has written to the CBD BUG requesting a message be passed on from residents of Wynnum Road to cyclists for them to exercise caution when riding on the Wynnum Road path between Hawthorne Road, Hawthorne … Continue reading

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Nominations called to fill CBD BUG Co-convenor casual vacancy

All CBD BUG members are invited to nominate for a CBD BUG Co-convenor casual vacancy. This vacancy has arisen as Ian Lister, one of the CBD BUG’s Co-convenors, has accepted a new work posting and will be moving to the … Continue reading

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July General Meeting – Wednesday, 25 July

The July general meeting will be held at 12.30pm this Wednesday, 25 July in the usual tiered theatrette in the BCC library on the ground floor of Brisbane Square, 266 George Street. All members are welcome, and new members can … Continue reading

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Pushies Galore bike bus

Pushies Galore 2012 is on this weekend and, as previously promised, for cyclists wanting to ride but who are unfamiliar with a safe route, a group will be starting out at 9.00 am on Sunday, 15 July from Cup Coffee, … Continue reading

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Wynnum Esplanade shared path upgrade

BCC advises the shared pathway along the Wynnum foreshore from Darling Point to the wading pool will be progressively upgraded in sections commencing on Monday 16 July. Cyclists and pedestrians will need to divert around the work areas onto the … Continue reading

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Bulimba Creek Bikeway closure, Mansfield

BCC advises that a section of the Bulimba Creek Bikeway north of Eastwood Drive, Mansfield (between Wecker Road and Pine Mountain Road) will be closed for re-construction from 16 to 20 23 to 27 July. Cyclists will need to detour … Continue reading

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More Legacy Way car parking on Mt Coot-tha

BCC has advised us of its intention to close part of Sir Samuel Griffith Drive on Mount Coot-tha in order to use it for car parking for construction of Legacy Way. The proposed closure will be for around two years. … Continue reading

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Poll: do you use a video camera on your bike?

They’ve become increasingly common over the last few years, but a few incidents in the last week have attracted some renewed interest in people using compact video cameras to record their bicycle trips. Needless to say, they won’t save you … Continue reading

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