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What does Bicycle Tasmania do?

Bicycle Tasmania’s Facilities Development Campaign Plan 2012–2020 <  >

Bicycle Tasmania, in partnership with the Bicycle Network, provide a voice for bike riders in Tasmania. Bicycle
Tasmania and Bicycle Network support programs and facilities that recruit and supports new riders,support existing members and riders, advocate and lobby for new and improved facilities and represent Tasmanian bike riders on a national level. We do this by:

Recruiting and supporting new riders
  • Ride2Work Program
  • Ride2School Program
  • Participation events
  • Training programs and education
Supporting existing members and riders
  • Membership Services such as rider insurance, legal advice, information,fortnightly newsletters and a magazine.
  • Support new and amended legislation that supports bike riding
  • Provide social opportunities and events
Advocating and lobbying for new and improved facilities
  • Attractive off-road riding connections
  • Attractive on-road riding connections
  • Attractive local streets and for riding
  • Attractive regional recreation and tourism routes
Representing Tasmanian bicycle riders at a national level
  • Bicycle Coalition – A forum of Bicycle Queensland, Bicycle South Australia, Bicycle NSW, Bicycle Victoria, Bicycling Western Australia and Pedal Power ACT
  • National Bicycling Community Initiative through the Amy Gillet Foundation
  • Participation in Australian Bicycle Council Forums. (A Government Body under the auspices of AUSTROADS)