I lead and organise the Families on Bikes rides through the Darebin BUG, a series of easy, short rides, especially designed for young children. This Sunday, 9 January, we're going to Kew Traffic…Continue
Spring onto your bike to a Darebin Bicycle User Group (BUG) event at Bundoora Park Farmers Market, Saturday 3 September.Bundoora Park Farmers MarketSaturday, September 39:00am to 1:00pmBundoora Park, Plenty Road, BundooraDAREBIN BUG invites you to join Darebin BUG for half price, just $10, and go into the draw for prizes including an innovative Topeak TrolleyTote folding rear basket (with rear rack). Valued at $120,…See More
Darebin Bicycle User Group (BUG) invites you to hearDr. Sue Beeton from La Trobe University talk about the community benefits of Rail Trails.Sue’s expertise is in tourism and community development, and she has been studying the effect of the Murray to Mountains trail since 2003 7pm for a 7:30 start; Food and drink available*Photo courtesy of Railtrails Australia*Getting thereTrain: Hurstbridge line, south side, Fairfield…See More
"Coming home from a ride yesterday I saw there were a couple of kids bikes dumped in the hard rubbish on Normanby road, Caulfield (near Inkerman street corner) yesterday afternoon. There's probably dozens of old kids bikes dumped this…"
I lead and organise the Families on Bikes rides through the Darebin BUG, a series of easy, short rides, especially designed for young children. This Sunday, 9 January, we're going to Kew Traffic School. A friend of mine, here from Sri Lanka for a year - they didn't bring bikes with them - would love to come. I've lent them one of our bikes, but they have two boys. Ideally it will be a 20 inch bike, and will only be wanted for the day. We both live in Northcote, and won't want to travel too…See More
We may have an idea, and sometimes we get it right, and sometimes we get it wrong... so here is a place we can link to resources that we see for advice on How To Fix Bikes..To keep us going, to get us going...Feel free to add links & discussions!See More
Does the month of July dominate your year? This is the MC group for idle chatter, ill informed comments and slanderous rumour mongering.It's time for armchair commentators across Australia to dig deep into the suitcase of courage ....See More
Have your rides started? Do you want me to promote them to my email list? I have in excess of 80 on my list and they come from all over.
Also, you may be interested in this: a dad in Blackburn has started Friday rides for little kids:…"
"Tony's Celebration of Life - details
Fairfield Amphitheatre on Saturday 11th of December at 9am to be followed by a morning tea at the Boathouse.
Tony would love to see you turn up with bikes in bike or footy colours.
The family has decided…"
A trusty hybrid, a folder for odd occassions and a road bike for long hauls.
What is the best thing about riding?
The wind in my face, the power of my legs and some time to myself.
A few words about yourself. (This bit is entirely optional!)
I helped to co-found the Darebin BUG, teach people to ride bikes through Jika Jika Community Centres, and lead rides designed for little kids called Families on Bikes. I'm a mum of two boys who like cycling, a student, and I love to garden.