Transport News

ADDITIONAL WORKS ANNOUNCED ON THE MITCHELL FREEWAY PSP

With the construction of the missing link in the Mitchell Freeway Principal Shared Path taking shape and the new Sc...

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TORI’S SWIM FOR CYCLING SAFETY

Tori Dolan is swimming the Port to Pub event to raise awareness and support of Cycling Safety in Western Australia....

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TIM’S RIDE CYCLE SAFETY BREAKFAST

2019 Tim’s Ride Cycle Safety BreakfastSunday, 17 November 8:30am – 10:30am Harvey Field, Broome Stree...

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MINIMUM PASSING DISTANCE LAW SURVEY

Minimum Passing Distance Law Survey Closes 27 September 2019 On behalf of the Road Safety Commission, Cardno has re...

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WE NEED YOUR HELP TO MAKE PERTH A BIKE-FRIENDLY CITY

Earlier this year, we shared a series of articles that featured cities from around the world that have transformed...

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TONKIN HWY PSP CONSTRUCTION – Bayswater to Muchea

Updated 17 August 2019 Tonkin Highway Principal Shared Path Construction – Bayswater to MucheaCentral Secti...

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FREMANTLE RAILWAY PSP CONSTRUCTION

Updated 12 August 2019 Fremantle Railway Principal Shared Path Stages 1 and 2 (Grant Street to Victoria Street Stat...

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CITY PLANNING STRATEGY RECOGNISES THAT PERTH NEEDS TO PRIORITISE HIGH-QUALITY CYCLE INFRASTRUCTURE

The City of Perth recently released its draft City Planning Strategy that WestCycle has recently reviewed. The City...

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HOW CAN OUR SCHOOLS ACHIEVE ZERO?

22 July 2019 As thousands of students go back to school this week and motorists are reminded to slow down in school...

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A NEW ERA FOR WA RIDERS

Today marks an exciting time for the WA bicycle riding community. 1 July 2019 is the first official day of WestCycl...

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HOW THE SAFE SYSTEM APPROACH CAN IMPROVE CYCLING SAFETY

The Road Safety Council is calling on all West Australians to contribute towards the future of road safety as it dr...

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THE ROAD SAFETY COUNCIL COMMENCES COMMUNITY CONSULTATION FOR THE FUTURE OF ROAD SAFETY IN WA

26 June 2019 The Road Safety Council is calling on all West Australians to contribute towards the future o...

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WESTCYCLE ADVISORY GROUPS ANNOUNCED

WestCycle is pleased to announce the formation of six advisory groups to continue promoting and developing cycling...

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PERTH & REGIONAL BICYCLE NETWORK GRANTS ANNOUNCED

Today the State Government has announced the recipients of the Perth Bicycle Network and Regional Bicycle Network G...

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RIDE TO UNI IN 2019

With most of WA’s university students attending orientation this week, it’s time to get planning your ride...

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WEST COAST DRIVE SHARED PATH UPDATE

In 2018, WestCycle reached out to the City of Stirling after we were made aware of the original concept design of i...

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RAC ARENA SHARED PATH UPDATE

Many have been closely following the closure of the shared path behind the RAC Arena and there is a strong push to...

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WESTERN AUSTRALIAN CYCLE TOURISM STRATEGY

Bike riding is one of the world’s fastest growing recreational, sport and tourism activities and is a travel moti...

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12 months on from the introduction of Minimum Passing Distance

12 months on from the introduction of Minimum Passing Distance. Ongoing education and enforcement is now key.12-m...

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WESTCYCLE’S POSITION ON HELMET LEGISLATION

On the 31st of October, Bicycle Network released a revised policy position on mandatory helmet legislation to recom...

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MITCHELL FREEWAY PSP- CONSTRUCTION HAS STARTED ON ESSENTIAL MISSING LINK

Construction has started on a new section of Principal Shared Path (PSP) along the Mitchell Freeway between Goody C...

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NATIONAL CALL FOR EDUCATION AND ENFORCEMENT OF MINIMUM PASSING DISTANCE

Concerted and urgent action is required to address the alarming increase in serious injuries and deaths of cyclists...

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AUSTRALIAN BICYCLE SUMMIT – SYDNEY 2018

Australian Bicycle Organisation Roundtable Philip Taylor- Safety and Transport Manager  Prior to the 2018 Australi...

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Should third party insurance be compulsory for bicycles?

In recent media there has been a lot of talk regarding a compulsory third party insurance scheme for bike riders. A...

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