The Amy Gillett Foundation (AGF) is working towards amending the road rules across Australia to introduce a specified minimum overtaking distance when drivers pass bicycle riders. Central to this purpose is our current push to change the road rules so that drivers would be legally required to allow a minimum overtaking distance when passing bicycle

Charlie Pickering, Ambassador for the Amy Gillett Foundation and the Hon. Terry Mulder, Victorian Minister for Roads today launched Sharing Roads and Paths. Sharing Roads and Paths is a guide for all Victorians that focuses on the road rules and safe behaviours when sharing spaces with bicycle riders. Amy Gillett Foundation Chief Executive Officer Tracey

Greens Leader Mark Parnell will today introduce a Bill into State Parliament that will require drivers to leave a gap of at least one metre when passing cyclists on the road. The Bill is in support of a national campaign by the Amy Gillett Foundation. With Mr Parnell at the launch were Mary and Denis

Transport for NSW has joined forces with the Amy Gillett Foundation to address cyclist safety, following an increase in cyclist fatalities on the state’s roads. Centre for Road Safety General Manager, Marg Prendergast said today that nine cyclists have died on NSW roads so far in 2013 – triple the number of the same time

Junior world’s team member Jessica Mundy is the recipient of the eighth Amy Gillett Cycling Scholarship, delivered in partnership with the Amy Gillett Foundation, Cycling Australia, the Australian Institute of Sport, Phil Anderson Tours and Hydralyte Sports. The 18-year-old South Australian will now become an official Ambassador for the Amy Gillett Foundation. In honour of

By Dr Marilyn Johnson You’ve probably seen it happen. You’re driving your car and you come to a stop at the traffic lights. You’re mindful of traffic infringement fines and public safety, then someone on a bike rides past you, unconcerned, straight through the red lights. Riding through red lights is arguably the most hated

Europcar has reinforced its position as a major supporter of cycling in Australia, confirming a two year partnership with the Amy Gillett Foundation this month. As part of the partnership, Europcar will display cycling safety messages in all of their vehicles, and actively support and provide rental vehicles for all Amy Gillett Foundation events including

Transport for NSW Media Release – Amy Gillett Foundation to run Safety program Transport for NSW have sent a Media Release today to advise how they are going to tackle the sudden increase in cyclist fatalities in NSW this year. In 2012 NSW had a total of 12 cyclists killed on the roads. So far,

Congratulations to Annette Edmondson for being awarded the Amy Gillett-Safe Memorial Award at the recent 2012 South Australian Sport Institute Awards. The Amy Gillett-Safe Memorial Award is presented annually to an athlete who exemplifies characteristics that Amy possessed and lived by. The award is presented by Amy’s parents Mary and Dennis Safe. Annette has just