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WA BIKE MONTH GRANT RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED

$49,706 in grants have been awarded across 39 metropolitan and regional events held in October to celebrate WA Bike Month!

The WA Bike Month event grants program is designed to encourage people of all ages and abilities to give riding a go this October. The grants program is coordinated by WestCycle in collaboration with the Department of Transport.

Grants of up to $4,000 have been awarded to 13 local governments, organisations and groups to host events that are open to all members of the public. A further 25 minor grants of $250 for organisations such as schools and workplaces to run smaller events.

The types of events that will be on offer include breakfasts, rides/tours, safety and skills sessions, workshops, scavenger hunts and more.

The full list of recipients can be found below.

 

Local Grant Recipients

Organisation
Description
Amount offered (Including GST)
Leighton CAN Town TeamLeighton Slow Roll: Community Celebration of Fremantle PSP opening (Victoria Station to North Fremantle Station)$12,000

Local Grant Recipients

OrganisationEvent Name/DescriptionGrant Offered (including GST)
4Five+ Athlete Collective IncorporatedFit Fun Fast Femmes in the Park$2,260
Albany Cycling Club IncFree Guided Bike Rides $1,500
City of AlbanyCelebrating Bike Month$2,000
City of BelmontCycle through the City & Belmont Bike Breakfast$4,000
City of FremantleSouth Beach Community Morning Coffee Ride / Fremantle Bike Tours$4,000
City of KalamundaCity of Kalamunda Bike Month Series $4,000
City of NedlandsOn Your Bike-Nedlands Safe Active Streets$2,300
City of StirlingBicycle Ready: How to ride safely with fun$1,570
City of VincentCommunity Bike Breakfast$2,750
CycleSense=ExcellenceHerdsman Adventure Ride$3,900
Cycling Without Age AustraliaFeel the wind in your hair at the windmill: free trishaw rides.$1,000
Shire of KondininHyden Bike Week$1,000
Wellstead Primary School Combined Schools and Community Bike Day$1,250

 

Minor Grant Recipients

Organisation Description 
Albany Mountain Bike ClubCamp Quaranup Community Open Day Bike Skills$250
Albany Primary School P&C Association IncAlbany Primary School Ride to School Day 2021$250
Baldivis Primary schoolRide to School
$250
Beenyup Primary SchoolRide to School Breakfast
$250
Bethesda HospitalBike Month Launch
$250
Charthouse Primary SchoolRide your Bike to School Breakfast
$250
City of BusseltonCrafternoon$220
City of Canninge-Bike Activation$250
City of CanningLet's get riding$250
City of VincentBike Maintenance $250
Geraldton Mountain Bike ClubGeraldton Mountain Bike Club Bike Rally$250
Honeywood Primary SchoolRide to School Day and Dress Up your Bike$250
Lake Grace District High SchoolLake Grace Community Breakfast for Bike Month$206
Marmion Primary P&C CommitteeMarmion Primary School 'Ride to School Day'$250
Munda BiddiMunda Badabing Information Night $250
Rockingham BMX ClubCome and Try Day$250
Shire of Augusta Margaret RiverBike to Work Breakfast$250
Shire of Upper GascoyneJunction Kids Ride Safe$250
Sorrento Primary SchoolDress up your bike day$250
Spencer Park Primary School P&C AssociationDress up your bike day$250
St Augustine Primary SchoolRide to School in Bike Month$250
Transition Town StirlingBasic Bike Maintenance$250
WA Local Government AssociationA Wheely Good Wednesday: Ride to Work Breakfast$250
White Gum Valley Primary SchoolBike to School Breakfast$250
Winterfold Primary SchoolBike to School Breakfast$250
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