Google Maps bike route tool arrives in Australia!

Google announced today, that the long awaited bike route toll will now be available for Auatralia.   On their maps site, Google has provided direction tools for cars, public transport and walking. Bike riders had to wait … But we are a patient lot and our patience is now rewarded.

Check out the instructional video below, their blog and Google maps.  If you haven’t used their directions tool before, try entering some addreses that you know, then click ‘Directions’, select the bike symbol and there you have it!

The tool provides a turn by turn text instruction and a map that shoes the route.  Sometimes you will be offered alternative routes, click on those and select the route that suits you.

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