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Media release: Eastern suburbs desperate for green bridge to the city

For some years CBD BUG has been pushing for construction of a series of new pedestrian/cycle bridges to be built to form a safe and direct cycle route east to the city from the inner eastern suburbs. These bridges have … Continue reading

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Sandgate Road cycling ban, Virginia

People who travel by bike down Sandgate Road will be well aware of the banning of cyclists last month at the overpass of the large roundabout at Downfall Creek, Virginia. The ban was imposed by the Department of Transport and … Continue reading

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QBUGs: An alliance of Queensland BUGs

As discussed at the last meeting, representatives of BUGs from around Queensland met this Sunday discuss opportunities for cooperation and collaboration between the BUGs. The key outcome of the meeting was the agreement to form an alliance named QBUGs. QBUGs: … Continue reading

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Labor releases cycling policy

The Premier yesterday released the Labor party’s cycling policy “On your bike: Getting more Queenslanders cycling”, which consists of four main points: Deliver the North Brisbane Cycleway, with $6 million to construct the Bowen Hills to Albion section and $320,000 … Continue reading

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Media release: Bike riders welcome replacement Riverwalk announcement

11 November 2011 Bike riders welcome replacement Riverwalk announcement Brisbane City Council’s announcement of the preferred option for replacing the former floating Riverwalk walkway has been welcomed by the Brisbane Central Business District Bicycle User Group (CBD BUG). The former … Continue reading

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Media release: Double whammy cuts off New Farm from city

Also available as a PDF (954 kB). 27 October 2011 Double whammy cuts off New Farm from city Residents of New Farm and other inner northern suburbs were dealt another blow this week following the sudden and indefinite closure of … Continue reading

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Media release: Cyclists welcome release of Riverwalk options

Also available as a PDF (49 kB). 3 August 2011 Cyclists welcome release of Riverwalk options The Brisbane Central Business District Bicycle User Group (CBD BUG) has welcomed the Brisbane City Council’s release of five design options for replacing the … 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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Media release: Green bridges needed to rescue Brisbane’s economy and lifestyle

Also available as a PDF (61 kB). 18 March 2011 Green bridges needed to rescue Brisbane’s economy and lifestyle say cyclists

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Media release: Cyclists call for Cycling Super Highway on Brisbane’s north side

Also available as a PDF (57 kB). 15 March 2011 Cyclists call for Cycling Super Highway on Brisbane’s north side The Queensland Government should immediately build a Cycling Super Highway in Brisbane’s northern suburbs to end the traffic torture of … Continue reading

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