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

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

Entries for the 6th edition of Wiggle Amy’s Gran Fondo are open. This unique event provides participants with the once-a-year opportunity to ride the fully closed Great Ocean Road on Sunday 11 September. With almost 6,000 riders taking part in 2015, the event has established itself as one of the most popular mass participation rides

The Amy Gillett Foundation is honoured to have been awarded the 2016 Australian Cycling Luminary Award for bicycling culture and behaviour change. Presented by the Cycling Promotion Fund since 2003, the awards have become a national platform to celebrate the advancements in getting more people riding across Australia. The awards were presented at the Australian

Would you like bike riding to be safer in Victoria? Here’s your chance to help us make a difference. The Parliament of Victoria is conducting an inquiry into minimum overtaking distance laws – as you know, we call it ‘a metre matters’. This is our opportunity to impress upon the Victorian parliament that a metre

In April 2014, the Queensland government was the first Australian state to trial amended minimum overtaking distance road rules. The trial has been evaluated by an expert road safety research team, led by Prof Narelle Haworth at the Centre for Accident Research and Road Safety – Queensland (CARRS-Q) at Queensland University of Technology. The evaluation

Today marks the 10th anniversary of the Amy Gillett Foundation. In our hearts we wish there was no such anniversary. That would mean that Amy was still with us. She would have pursued her sporting dreams to their conclusion and having celebrated her 40th birthday in January, she would be enjoying the next phase of

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