Amy Gillett Foundation applauds Tasmanian Government on introduction of new road rules The Amy Gillett Foundation congratulates the Tasmanian Government on its significant and purposeful step to improve bike rider safety by allowing drivers to legally cross continuous lines in order to safely overtake bike riders. As of 25 February 2015, motorists will be able

A third jurisdiction supports minimum overtaking distance laws  Amy Gillett’s home state of South Australia has declared itself a leader in bike rider safety, becoming the third jurisdiction to commit to legislating a minimum overtaking distance of one metre for drivers overtaking bike riders. Premier Jay Weatherill announced his support of minimum overtaking distance, in

The Amy Gillett Foundation is excited to announce Saxo Capital Markets (Australia) Pty Ltd has continued its commitment to the future of women’s cycling as the major partner of the 2015 Amy Gillett Cycling Scholarship. The leading global online trading and investment company willsupport the scholarship program, which honors the memory of Amy Gillett by providing a female

Exciting affiliation with women’s NRS cycling team, the HIGH5 Dream Team The Amy Gillett Foundation’s core safety messages will reach millions of Australians through its exciting affiliation with new women’s National Road Series (NRS) cycling team, the High5 Dream Team. The High5 Dream Team was born at the end of 2014 when former team-mate of Amy Gillett

The Queensland community has emphatically declared their support for minimum overtaking distance legislation, with bike riders experiencing improved safety and drivers stating they agree with the legislation. Independent market research commissioned by the Amy Gillett Foundation has highlighted an extremely positive shift in driver behaviour and attitudes towards bike riders after just six months of

Announced last night by Australasian College of Road Safety (ACRS) Patron, the Governor-General of Australia, His Excellency Sir Peter Cosgrove, the work of the Amy Gillett Foundation (AGF) has been applauded at the highest level in the Australasian Road Safety sector by being awarded the prestigious 3M-ACRS Diamond Road Safety Award. The theme for the 2014

The Amy Gillett Foundation’s It’s a two-way street campaign is set to reach a further half a million Australians, with Tasmania becoming the second state to implement the road safety awareness initiative. Dr Marilyn Johnson, Research and Policy Manager at the Amy Gillett Foundation said it was a sign of commitment by the Tasmanian Government to improve

Amy Gillett Foundation and Pedal Power ACT commend ACT Government on commitments to improve safety for bike riders   The Amy Gillett Foundation and Pedal Power ACT today welcomed the formal response by the ACT Government to the recommendations of the Vulnerable Road User Inquiry Committee. The Government’s support for 23 of the 28 recommendations

As the world celebrates international Women’s Cycling Week, The Amy Gillett Foundation and Cycling Australia have launched the inaugural Amy’s Otway Classic, the sixth event on the Subaru National Road Series calendar. The event, run in conjunction with the Wiggle Amy’s Gran Fondo, makes its first appearance on the national calendar with riders set to tackle 110 kilometres

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