A METRE MATTERS IS NOW LAW IN TASMANIA

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 by

The Amy Gillett Foundation is delighted that a metre matters legislation is now formally passed into law in Tasmania, and congratulates the Tasmanian Government on this important cycling safety initiative. The Amy Gillett Foundation has worked with our friends at Cycling Tasmania to achieve this milestone. In November 2016, the Tasmanian Government announced the decision

        Changes in Victorian cycling laws from July 1 include: Cyclists will be allowed to cycle in bus lanes (see below for details) Our response: We commend the changes to allow cyclists to cycle in bus lanes, but stress the importance of being vigilant to observe the movements of buses. Unused bike

        On behalf of all of us at the Amy Gillett Foundation we would like to thank you for your support over the last year, which has helped us to achieve many great things for cycling safety in Australia. There is still much to do, and we need your help more now

MELBOURNE – 0900  JUNE 2, 2017 Brisbane’s Lucy Kennedy has been selected as the recipient of the twelfth Amy Gillett Cycling Scholarship. Lucy is a current member of the High5 Women’s Cycling Team, and has achieved impressive results to date, including most recently: Individual Time Trial Champion at the Oceania Road Championships; Queen of Mountain

May eNews

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 by

Safe Together ~ May 2017 Welcome to the May edition of Safe Together In this edition: A metre matters update – pedalling closer to uniform laws across the country Go Long, Go Short, Go Gravel, Go Watch at Wiggle Amy’s Gran Fondo AMA(NSW) cycling with care Regulatory developments: continuing our push for safe cycling at the NSW

A metre matters (minimum passing distance) laws are one step closer to becoming law in Victoria, with the Road Safety Road Rules 2009 (Overtaking Bicycles) Bill 2015 being brought on for debate by the Greens and passed by the Victorian Legislative Council this afternoon. The Amy Gillett Foundation welcomes this development which saw the Coalition

Wiggle Amy’s Gran Fondo is pleased to announce a host of new events, great for racers, competitors and spectators alike! Lorne & Apollo Bay Family Fondos Family Fondo – Lorne Amy’s Family Fondo Lorne is the perfect ride for families and children who want to enjoy a gently undulating section of the Great Ocean Road

The Victorian Andrews Government today announced that it would not introduce minimum passing distance (a metre matters) legislation in Victoria. Victoria now stands out as the only Australian State without a metre matters laws in place permanently, in trial, or pledged. This is despite overwhelming community support for a metre matters legislation, evidence of its

Welcome to the March edition of Safe Together In this edition: Focus on Victoria for #ametremattersNOW This weekend – Amy’s Big Canberra Bike Ride Our recent submissions to Government inquiries Save this date: Wiggle Amy’s Gran Fondo, 16 -17 September GOR Words from our valued supporters Great Ocean & Otway Ride Classic – March 18 Welcome our

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