With nearly 4,000,000 Australians cycling per week, cycling safety is as important as ever. The numbers are clear – more Australians are making their commutes by bicycle. As a healthy, inexpensive transport option, this means more cyclists on the road. Drivers need to know how to interact with cyclists, and cyclists need to know their

On behalf of the Board and the Management Team of the Amy Gillett Foundation, I would like to thank you once again for your support over the past 10 years. Thanks to your commitment and generosity, the AGF has been able to achieve great things for cycling safety in Australia. The majority of Australian states

Last week, CEO Phoebe Dunn met with senior NSW police and representatives from the NSW Centre for Road Safety to discuss policing of a metre matters laws in NSW, together with Bicycle NSW CEO Ray Rice and Cycling NSW CEO Phil Ayres. The discussion was broad and covered agreements regarding the need for police campaigns

The Victorian hearings into a metre matters laws continued this week, hearing from a range of organisations who gave strong evidence in support of the laws including our friends Cycling Victoria, Cycling NSW and regional cycling clubs such as Bike Bendigo, Macedon Ranges Cycling Club and Road Safe Central Victoria. Charles Brown MPA from Rutgers

With a mission to achieve a safer cycling environment in Australia, we are leading the charge to achieve uniform a metre matters laws across the country. The last few months have been particularly exciting with New South Wales commencing a two-year trial in March, Queensland making their laws permanent following a successful two-year trial in

Australia is one major step closer to being a safer place for bike riders following a Senate committee recommendation to amend the Australian Model Road Rules to enshrine a metre matters into law. The Federal Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee interim report into aspects of road safety in Australia is recommending that

The Federal Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee interim report into aspects of road safety in Australia is recommending that the Australian road rules be amended to include ‪ ‘‎a metre matters‘‬ laws. Recommendation 2 – 1.66 – The committee recommends that the National Transport Commission amend the model Australian Road Rules to

The Amy Gillett Foundation is supporting Melbourne cycling studio Cycle Collective to get the corporate community involved in an exciting indoor cycling event. This is an indoor event for an outdoor cause – raising road safety awareness in a place with no cars or trucks! Cycle Collective is generously donating 100% of profits to the

The Amy Gillett Foundation in partnership with 2016 Australasian Road Safety Conference are inviting Canberra University students to take a fresh look at the most complex issues in road safety, through a road safety education campaign competition. The competition aims to answer the key question: how can we tackle the sense of entitlement on the

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