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

Lizzie Williams, former Australian Criterium Champion was today announced as the successful recipient of the Amy Gillett Cycling Scholarship, delivered in partnership with the Amy Gillett Foundation (AGF), Cycling Australia, the Australian Institute of Sport, Phil Anderson Tours, Saxo Capital Markets and Sub4. Simon Gillett, Patron of the AGF said “we are delighted to offer

Anthony Griffin of Saxo Australia joins Amy Gillett Foundation Board The Amy Gillett Foundation today welcomed the appointment of Anthony Griffin as a Director of the Amy Gillett Foundation Board. Mr Griffin is the Chief Executive Officer of Saxo Capital Markets (Australia) and is a long-time supporter of the AGF. “Whether for family fun, fitness,

Australia’s bike riders unite in calling for improved safety The Amy Gillett Foundation said Australia’s bike riders had united in their call to improve safety, with Andrew Nikolic MP today submitting the national a metre matters petition to the Australian Government. Tracey Gaudry, Chief Executive Officer of the Amy Gillett Foundation said the a metre

The Amy Gillett Foundation today welcomed the Queensland Government’s formal responseto the Inquiry into Cycling Issues’ 68 recommendations. Tracey Gaudry, Chief Executive Officer of the Amy Gillett Foundation said the Queensland Government’s endorsement of 50 out of 68 recommendations in part or in full, reflected a genuine desire to improve the environment for the state’s 1.5 million bike