The Amy Gillett Foundation welcomes the Victorian Parliamentary inquiry into minimum overtaking distance rules. “We look forward to sharing with the inquiry our experience of the trials of the minimum overtaking distance in Queensland and the ACT, and it’s implementation in SA,” Chief Executive Officer, Phoebe Dunn, said. Ms Dunn said the inquiry is a positive

Dear cycling friends, As you know The Amy Gillett Foundation has worked very hard to initiate and lead the push for minimum overtaking distance legislation to make bike riding safer across Australia. We are really pleased with the trials underway in Qld and the ACT, legislation in place in South Australia, new road rules in

Applications are now open for the 2016 Amy Gillett Foundation Cycling Scholarship and we invite you to apply. The Amy Gillett Foundation Cycling Scholarship encourages the development of talent, self-confidence, leadership, sportsmanship and a positive approach in female cyclists to competition, educational pursuits and life, consistent with the way in which Amy lived her life. The

The Wye River and Separation Creek communities were devastated by the Christmas Day fires, with over 100 homes destroyed and many lives left shattered. Without the generous support of these communities our biggest event Amy’s Gran Fondo would not be possible. The Amy Gillett Foundation would like to bring together the cycling community, particularly those

Bike riders in New South Wales will be safer thanks to the NSW Government’s decision to implement a minimum distance when overtaking bicycles as part of a package of new road safety laws. The Amy Gillett Foundation welcomes the Government’s announcement today that it will commence a two year trial of the ‘metre matters’ rule

Chairman’s welcome As we embark on the festive season, I take this opportunity to recap the work of the Amy Gillett Foundation over the last few months. We have seen the continued development of the ‘distance makes the difference’ campaign in Tasmania. This highly engaging campaign is capturing the attention of people not only on

Minister for Justice, Shane Rattenbury, has announced the first appointed members of the ACT Road Safety Fund Advisory Board. The ACT Road Safety Fund was established in July 2015 to fund projects and initiatives related to road safety research and education and road trauma prevention, in support of the Government’s road safety strategy.  The Road

Media release and image courtesy Victoria Law Foundation Today a campaign to increase the safety of Victorian cyclists by making it easier for them to access information on bike law was launched by Victoria Law Foundation. Click here to download the Bike Law publication. The Bike Law education campaign aims to reduce the incidence of

Amy Gillett Foundation chairman Mark Textor was joined by 29 riders, including Tour de France stage winners Brad McGee and Phil Anderson and Commonwealth Games road race champion Rochelle Gilmore, in spreading the message of cycling safety during the annual Amy’s Share the Road Tour this November. Held annually, since the first Share the Road