Bike verses the machine

As I ride I occasionally see interesting cars and other man made machines that compare well against the bike of the day. So…

Iron Cove Area

This page will be merged with the Cooks River trail page. Cooks link is here for now Iron Cove Head on down to…

The Goods Line to Darling Harbour

A great little trail that runs from Central Station down to the really good Darling Harbour trail. If you get off at Central…

Woolwich – Perfect Now and You Need a Guide

Its mid November, the jacarandas are in full bloom, some spring flowers are still around and everything is green.  Its time to go…

Sydney Olympic Park – A great place to ride car free

OK, the reality has hit, we ain’t going anywhere.  If you live in Sydney, its time to check the joint out. Lets start…

Board the bus and loop Sydney Airport

I did something unique to the Brompton folding bike a few days back, I caught a bus. The bus was the 303 that…

Beat the Bus ? 9 – the Randwick Tram ?

After countless years of waiting for the tram to the city from Randwick to open, it’s finally here. So I set off on…

What is the best cycle area near Sydney ?

It is the summer holidays in Sydney and you just want to get out of town and go for a relaxing bike ride…

Adelaide Parklands Trail

Adelaide is a city contained within a wonderful collection of parks and even a pretty interesting cemetery.  To fully appreciate this, why not…

How to attract kids to a bike trail – Warners Bay near Newcastle

  Kids need exercise and a break from the virtual world and nothing beats a cycle on a warm winters day in NSW. …

Beat the Bus 8 – Shrimptons Creek

Beat the Bus no 8 features one of my favourite trails, Shrimptons Creek. It starts at Top Ryde Shopping Centre and heads to…

Breakfast Point – Sydney

A short really scenic ride that you can take your kids on for a leisurely trundle. The pedestrians in the area are not…

Riding around the Gladesville Area – Video

Here is a video showing what you might see when you ride around the Gladesville area near the Iron Cove Bay Run.  This…

Beat the Bus No 5 – Alexandria to Darling Harbour Precinct

For Beat the Bus no 5, Nick Carreiro from the Sydney Commuters FaceBook group said “I generally do Alexandria to the Darling Quarter…

Gosford to Ettalong

There is a terrific 35km of cycling in the Gosford area. It is easy to get to by train from the north shore…