Image: Transport Accident Commission (TAC) The Amy Gillett Foundation partnered with Monash University to conduct a world-first study of the distances drivers give cyclists when passing on Victorian roads.   Research published in the scientific journal Accident Analysis and Prevention today (Thursday 11 April 2019) shows cyclists are frequently passed at close and unsafe distances. 

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development, the Honourable Michael McCormack MP has today unveiled the Terms of Reference for the National Road Safety Governance Review. This review is the sixth recommendation of 12 tabled in a report produced by the Inquiry into the National Roads Safety Strategy 2011-2020 in


Thursday, 20 December 2018 by

As 2018 draws to a close, it is timely to look back on our achievements for the year of which we can be proud, including cementing a metre matters laws in NSW and the ACT after successful two-year trials and securing a commitment from the NT to introduce these laws in early 2019.  Victoria remains the outlier,

Our partnership with the Ford Driving Skills for Life Program had the Today show broadcasting live during their weather crosses on Saturday morning from Sydney Motorsport park at Eastern Creek. With significant branding onsite and our safe cycling content in the course, our messages was carried around the country into millions of households that would

Thanks to the 200 people who purchased tickets in our inaugural raffle. Curve Cycling donated 1 x Steel Kevin bicycle we boosted the offer with 2 x Free Gran Fondo entries   The winner of our raffle is: James Wallis – Congratulations! Thanks again and especially thanks to Adam and Rhino at Curve for their support.

Today, the Victorian County Court sentenced Emma Kent, 24, to jail for nine months. Ms Kent was distracted for 10 seconds before fatally hitting 57-year-old Gareth Davies when he was out cycling in Macedon in 2017. Ms Kent pleaded guilty to one charge of dangerous driving causing death. Judge Pollen acknowledged Ms Kent’s remorse and guilt stating, “The

24 cyclists are set to embark on the 2018 Amy’s Share the Road Tour, riding almost 800kms from Wodonga to Melbourne via the Alpine peaks of Falls Creek, Mt Buller and the Yarra Valley, raising funds to support the work of the Amy Gillett Foundation. Starting on Sunday, the 6-day fully supported Tour will finish

An Open Letter to Hon Mark Ryan, Hon Mark Bailey, Hon Jarrod Bleijie, Commissioner Ian Stewart, CEO Bicycle Queensland Anne Savage, Board of We Ride Australia, Bicycling Australia, Amy Gillett Foundation, Bike SA, Bicycle NSW, Bicycle Victoria, Bicycle Network Australia, Cycling Australia, Westcycle, Pedal Power Canberra and other concerned parties. I am writing this as an


Wednesday, 07 November 2018 by

The Amy Gillett Foundation extends its sincerest condolences to family and friends of father of three Cameron Frewer and those of the other life lost over the past 4 days. As another passionate cycling safety advocate, we admired Cameron’s conviction and evidence-based approach. His work online with Drive Safe Pass Wide is testament to his