Bike SA Weekly Rider – Nick Edwards

Welcome back to our weekly rider blog piece. Our featured rider for this week is a delivery rider and avid hill climber who is passionate about bicycles as a primary mode of transport. Why do you ride? I commute every...
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Bike SA Spring Riding Tips from Cycle Closet

September 13, 2017
Bicycle SA

As we all know we are moving into the time of year where the weather fines up and its go time in terms of getting out the bike. These are the recommendations from the team at Cycle Closet to give…

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Road injury toll heads up wrong path for cyclists

September 13, 2017
Bicycle SA

Today’s release by the Medical Journal of Australia of a study led by Dr Ben Beck, at Monash University, showing a doubling of hospitalised major trauma for cyclists in the last nine years is the clearest warning yet that the…

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Bike SA Weekly Rider – Gary Ashby

Welcome back to our weekly rider blog piece. Our featured rider for this week has a long term love of cycling and a penchant for getting himself geographically embarrassed. Why do you ride? ie. Do you commute, ride for fun...
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BMX fever strikes– community stores report best holiday ever!

Bikes Palya delivered three holiday programs to remote central Australian communities during July 2017. They were Amata in Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yunkuntjatjara lands, South Australia and Jameson and Warakurna in Ngaanyatjarra Lands, Western Australia. During the 2 week visit, 8 bikes…

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Decade decline in children’s bike sales points to crisis of physical inactivity

August 31, 2017

The Australian Cycling Promotion Foundation has released some very concerning data relating to the national sales of children’s bicycles. Sales of children’s bicycles have hit a new low leading to concerns that Australian children are not active enough to ensure…

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Bike SA Weekly Rider – Louise Sensi

August 16, 2017
Bicycle SA
Welcome back to our weekly rider blog piece. Our featured rider for this week is bike mechanic and fan of bright colours: Louise Sensi. Louise is a seasoned cycle tourer and has an interesting collection of bicycles. Read on to...
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Ding Lights – A Review by La Velocita

August 16, 2017
Bicycle SA

Commuters are about to get lit. Seriously lit. Adelaide-based DING have decided that downward is the next frontier for cycling lights. They’ve packed 2 lights and a lotta lumens into one package to make you safer on the road. IN…

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Bike SA Weekly Rider – Chelsea Austin

Welcome back to our new Rider of the Week blog segment. Before we start sharing our public submissions, we have one more in house cyclist to introduce to you. Chelsea Austin knows the ins and outs of Bike SA back...
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Australian Walking & Cycling Conference

The 2017 Australian Walking and Cycling Conference is over for another year and Bike SA’s Gold Sponsor support of the event was again justified thanks to some standout thinking from participants. With the theme ‘low tech movement in a high…

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