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LEAKED: Tony Abbott’s Pollie Pedal bicycle trip schedule

LEAKED: Tony Abbott’s Pollie Pedal bicycle trip schedule

We don't want to spoil the surprise, but "shouting at a wind farm near Lake George" is one of the former PM's scheduled stops.

Cycling, golf … and quidditch: Aussies are world champion sportspeople after all

Cycling, golf … and quidditch: Aussies are world champion sportspeople after all

Australian athletes have been beating the world lately. But you wouldn't have read about it until now.

Bikes, brothels and buses

Bikes, brothels and buses

Crikey readers discuss infrastructure and other issues of the day.

Going Dutch: look to the Netherlands to encourage cycling in Australia

Going Dutch: look to the Netherlands to encourage cycling in Australia

Cycling in Australia was much bigger historically than it is now -- approaching 10% mode share during WWII.

Why we should let cyclists take over the roads

Why we should let cyclists take over the roads

What to do about the problem of cyclists getting doored? Separated bike lanes are one solution, but they won't work everywhere. Perhaps more drastic measures are required ...

Why Melbourne Bike Share riders shouldn’t have to wear helmets

Why Melbourne Bike Share riders shouldn’t have to wear helmets

The new Victorian government has to decide what to do about the lacklustre performance of Melbourne Bicycle Share. One possible action could be to exempt it from the mandatory helmet law.

Cycling: how do Australian cities compare with Paris?

Cycling: how do Australian cities compare with Paris?

Cycling along the Seine may have a certain je ne sais quois, but Australia's inner city cyclists are keen to close the gap.

Miranda Devine’s bizarre war on cyclists

Miranda Devine’s bizarre war on cyclists

Daily Telegraph columnist Miranda Devine has written a spray against bike lanes in this morning's paper. Just where does her hatred of bikes come from? Crikey intern Andrei Ghoukassian has one suggestion...

Essential: ban all sports betting, says a public fed up with drugs

Essential: ban all sports betting, says a public fed up with drugs

Dire warnings on drugs in sport have been taken up by the public, with Essential Research finding high levels of concerns about drugs (and betting) in sports. But fans won't necessarily be turning off their TVs ...

‘A bid to sensationalise’: BBC cycling doco whips up controversy

‘A bid to sensationalise’: BBC cycling doco whips up controversy

A cyclist who took part in a controversial BBC documentary on cyclists versus drivers has been inundated with hate messages and death threats, according to the MailOnline.