Category Archives: bikeshare

Melbourne Bike Share, iTech

Melbourne bike share tech gizmos. A new iPhone app, Spotcycle, for 3G phones and developed by bixi, allows you to check where the bikeshare stations are, find the closest one to you, confirm if there is a bike or a parking … Continue reading

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A confluence of bike helmet information

On the very same day that the Victorian Minister for bike helmets (and Roads etc.), Tim Pallas is pictured in a news video on The Age website, not wearing one properly … … the Victoria Police release a video on … Continue reading

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The imminent failure of the Melbourne Bike Share Scheme – It ain’t just dumb helmet laws.

A blog post from Wellington Region Cycleways examines reasons why the Melbourne Bike Share scheme may fail. Unfortunately the blogger doesn’t mention the lack of imagination in the promotion material, but does cover the way the hire station locations could … Continue reading

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