Bike North Jersey+ Team Shop Re-opened

We are re-opening the team shop from Friday 15th October and will close on Sunday 24th October.  You will see that in addition to the jerseys, socks and cap, we are offering a vest and sun sleeves.  https://teamshop.cuore.ch/bike-north-2021 As before, Bike North will subsidise the jersey for $35 for those who are ordering their first alternative jersey. Type the code BNMEMBER to … Read More

Ready to book a trip to the South Coast?

It’s time to make some away plans! In December, Bike North is putting on a weekend of riding in and around Nowra. This weekend has been well received in previous years and the rides are through pleasant countryside. Nowra is only  2½ hours drive south of Sydney. All the rides begin at the landmark Iroquois Helicopter so you can’t miss … Read More

Discount on membership with Bicycle NSW for Bike North members

Do you know that membership with Bike North entitles you to a 15% discount on your membership with Bicycle NSW?  Use code bikenorth2122 when you join or renew.  Bicycle NSW members receive global, comprehensive (personal accident and public liability) rider insurance and a range of other benefits as well as advocacy and legal support. 

Cycling for Sustainable Cities updated link

Organised by Austroads – Webinar: 12pm -1.30pm 19 October – please note the new link below For any of BN members struggling with their local council to improve cycling infrastructure, a chance to listen to experts discuss current trends. The Webinar, based on the book – Cycling for Sustainable Cities written by American academics, explores how to make city cycling … Read More

Team Shop will Re-open!

There has been a positive response to the alternative Bike North jersey with some members even sporting their new kit while out and about on their 5km rides.  We are able to re-open the shop for another week so that those who missed out can order.  We will also be offering a gilet/vest and sun sleeves.  More details to come later … Read More

Unlock your rides with a Nowra Tour

In December, Bike North is putting on a weekend of riding in and around Nowra. This weekend has been well received in previous years and the rides are through pleasant countryside. Nowra is only  2½ hours drive south of Sydney. There are three rides over the weekend, with the option of an ‘early bird’ ride on Thursday. Or you can … Read More

More Rides from Next Monday

The public health orders restrictions are relaxing from next Monday, 11 October, (provided NSW achieves 70% double vaccination) so we can have more of our rides.  People who are doubly-vaccinated will be able to exercise in larger groups and move within the Sydney Metropolitan district (including Blue Mountains, Wollongong, Shell Harbour and Central Coast, but not in regional LGAs). Ride … Read More

Did we get your feedback yet?

Thank you, everyone who has shared their thoughts about the year we have had through Bike North. If you haven’t done so yet, there is still time!  The new Executive is starting to consider our priorities for the coming year.  This is your chance for us to hear your ideas. Please tell us the highs, the lows, your insights and … Read More

Resending this edition of News

We send out News every Wednesday and this week was no different… EXCEPT that many people didn’t receive it. It was sent as usual and most members received it, but for about 100 of us, it did not arrive.  (For those of you with a technical bent, doing a Mail Trace shows that for those 100  people, the email is within Microsoft … Read More

Introducing the new Executive Committee, and Vote of Thanks

At the Annual General Meeting just held, the following members were appointed to the Executive Committee for 2021-22: President: Phill Hart Secretary and Public Officer: Brian Lynne Treasurer: Geoff Lyons Committee Members: David Thomson, Geoff Young, Alison Pryor, Beth O’Leary. At the committee’s first meeting, they will allocate people to the various roles co-ordinating advocacy, rides, coaching and membership. One … Read More