"Oh no! That's terrible! I actually had my bike stolen from Collins St a couple of months ago so be extra careful if you lock up outside of work. I also just purchased some lockable skewers, so I only need to lock my frame to the bike rack/pole…"
Which end of Collins St are you travelling to?
For any right hand turn on a bike you really are best/safest to do a hook turn, however Elizabeth St is best to be avoided to be honest...for many reasons including being a hot spot…"
When you refer to the cars cutting you off where Spring St becomes Nicholson St - do you mean that the cars are turning left, (which is actually straight) and continuing on Spring St when you are staying on Nicholson? If you look at…"
"You are actually in the right, Eric. I know this intersection well. The left lane is a left turn only lane for cars, so to me good bike etiquette says keep out of the left lane. The right lane is a regular lane, cars can go straight or turn right…"