Members Clothing Store now open!!

After some issues with the supplier, the store is now open for business for purchasing jerseys and gillets. There are some samples available to try on for size too. For all queries on purchasing clothing via the Team Shop, the supplier, please contact clothing@bikenorth.org.au. Click Here for more information on the Bike North web page, including designs, sizing and pricing.

Tumbarumba to Rosewood Rail Trail

We have been informed that the Tumbarumba to Rosewood Rail Train will be opening on 3rd April, 2020. This trail is a pilot development for NSW and has been supported by the Minister for Transport, and NSW State Member for the area, Andrew Constance. The trail is fully sealed and extends for 21km through forests and farm land. Further information … Read More

Intermittent Closure of Subiaco Creek Boardwalk

City of Parramatta is undertaking urgent maintenance on Subiaco Creek boardwalk. To fix the issue with the decking, there will be interruptions at Subiaco Creek. Works are scheduled from 12 December and users will be subject to minor delays, we appreciate your patience and understanding. 12-24th December, and 6-10th January. Access will be maintained during the works, but managed (stop/go … Read More

People riding bikes in NSW pay large fines to be less safe riding bikes

Since minimum passing laws were introduced and penalty rates were increased, 58,300 infringement notices have been issued to people riding bikes raising a total of $10,916,663.  Fatality rates for people driving cars have decreased. Rates of death and injury have risen for people riding bikes even though NSW has the lowest rates of regular riding of any Australian state. If … Read More

Epping to Carlingford Cycleway

Bike North News has previously provided details of a proposed Epping to Carlingford Cycleway. This cycleway has been well planned by Parramatta Council, (using dedicated lanes, shared paths and  on-road options) and will provide a link between the Epping Road Cycleway and Carlingford Station. When the new cycleway is built as part of the Carlingford to Parramatta Light Rail project, … Read More

Hornsby Advocacy Working Group Meeting 26.11.19

The next meeting of Bike North’s Hornsby Advocacy Working Group will be held in the Esther Wait Meeting Room of Hornsby Central Library from 7.15pm to 8.45pm on Tuesday 26 November, 2019. Any Bike North member is welcome to attend and participate. The minutes of the last meeting (29/10/19) of the Hornsby Working Group are available by logging into the … Read More

Powell’s Creek Path Extension – North Strathfield

On last weekends evening ride in Olympic Park we checked out the extension of the Powell’s Creek path that now continues past Pomeroy St to Allen St and Ismay Park to Parramatta Rd. (Ismay park is small greenspace legacy from WestConnect tunnel/ramps project). The first section continues the regional path along the creek , at Allen st people cycling for … Read More

Ride to Movie Night this Saturday

Join in a a Bike North ride from Meadowbank to Harold Park in Glebe for a free outdoor screening of the docu-film 2040 presented by Pedal Powered Cinema. This film looks at what our planet could be like by 2040 if we simply embraced the best solutions already available to us. What’s more, the movie projector is powered by cyclists taking … Read More

NSW Digital Driver Licence

NSW Digital Driver Licence | Service NSWThe NSW Digital Driver Licence is the digital version of the NSW Driver Licence available through the Service NSW app. For all driver licence holders, the digital driver licence is now legal for use across NSW at no additional cost. It’s optional and doesn’t replace the plastic card. There are conditions for using the … Read More