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King tides this weekend

King tides this weekend will mean some bikeways in the city and suburbs may be underwater. The highest tide will be 2.55 m at the Brisbane Bar (near the mouth of the river) at 9:39 am Monday, which should mean … Continue reading

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Re-opening of City Reach boardwalk

CBD BUG has been closely monitoring the slow recovery of the City Reach boardwalk after the January 2011 flood, and pursuing with Brisbane City Council the issue of when this critical cycling connection will be restored. BCC today advised us … Continue reading

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Lord Mayor still not committing to Riverwalk

Despite last month’s announcement of state and federal government funding to rebuild Riverwalk, Lord Mayor Campbell Newman is still not committing to rebuild the destroyed section of floating Riverwalk at New Farm. The CBD BUG wrote to the Lord Mayor … Continue reading

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Funding for Riverwalk rebuild

After quite some weeks of doubt, advocacy and political argy-bargy about the future of Riverwalk, it now looks set to be rebuilt. Over the weekend the federal and state governments announced a $315m funding package for repairs to local councils’ … Continue reading

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Latest BCC bikeway status update

Continuing the series of updates on bikeway status from Brisbane City Council, here is the latest table and text: Bikeways update Council is pleased to announce that a majority of bikeways affected by the flood have been repaired and are … Continue reading

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BCC bikeway update

Brisbane City Council has provided another official update on the state of flood-affected bikeways around the city this afternoon: Bikeways update Council is pleased to announce that a majority of bikeways affected by the flood have been repaired and are … Continue reading

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This week’s bikeway status update

Brisbane’s inner city bikeway network is finally getting back to the state it was in before the floods. This morning the Bicentennial Bikeway opened again, and the majority of other bikeways are now open too. We’re expecting another report from … Continue reading

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Friday bikeway status update

Council has sent us another update on the state of the bikeway network, and the same information is also now available on the Bikeway and Shared Pathway Network page on their web site, which is gradually coming back to life. … Continue reading

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Another bikeway status update

Council has provided us with an update on the state of flood-affected bikeways. The map below (click for full sized version) shows the affected inner-city bikeways, along with Council’s suggested alternate routes. (PDF, 664 kB) There is also a document … Continue reading

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Take care out training

As well as the recent bikeway status report Brisbane City Council has asked us to publish the following notice: Cycling Training Groups Many bikeways and road circuits that cyclists use for training will be affected by the current Flood Event. … Continue reading

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