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$129 million for bike paths

$129 million for bike paths

Yvonne Ardley, ECU Reporter

September 11, 2017


Filed under Sport and Lifestyle

The State Government’s announcement of $129 million into new cycling network projects, has been welcomed by both cyclists and motorists. The project will prioritise paths around Perth’s CBD and its surrounding 15 km and will include at least 95 km of new cycling paths. The Royal Automobile...

Things looking up for Perth cyclists

Things looking up for Perth cyclists

Dean Watson, Student broadcatser

May 25, 2015


Filed under News

Cyclists in the City of Vincent will be safer when new bike lanes are opened next week. Dean Watson reports.

Three WA cyclists to ride across Australia for asylum seeker cause

Three WA cyclists to ride across Australia for asylum seeker cause

Mentari Sandiastri, Staff reporter

May 5, 2015


Filed under Slideshow

Three young Western Australian cyclists will show their support for marginalised asylum seekers by cycling across Australia from Perth to Melbourne. Ben Ware, 34, from Busselton, Elijah Newton, 19, from Dunsborough, and Sarah Wilson, 20, from Yallingup will embark on the 3500 km journey with a goal...

Another cyclist death revives safety fears

Another cyclist death revives safety fears

Hanifa Abdiraihan, Staff reporter

March 31, 2015


Filed under News

A cyclist has been killed in a car accident in Riverton yesterday morning. A media release from WA Police reported that at 5.58am, a non-identified man was rushed to Fiona Stanley Hospital after a crash at the intersection of High Road and Willeri Drive. He died at the hospital two hours later. http://twitter.com/jesskeily/status/582358925187514368 2014...

Government’s grants not enough for cyclists

Government’s grants not enough for cyclists

Heather Hanson, Staff reporter

August 21, 2014


Filed under News

Greens MLC Lynn McLaren has criticised the announcement of $2.7 million in funds for cycling, saying the money is not sufficient to meet the need for better bike infrastructure. Transport Minister Dean Nalder announced the money this week, saying it would be distributed across 33 local governments to...

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