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bicycle touring, bike holidays, Cycle touring, West Coast Wilderness -

  Rugged shorelines. Surging rivers. Moody lakes. Towering trees. Ancient forests. Tidal Lagoons... Get lost, find yourself, go wild. Not my words but what a great way to spent a week.  Riding along a well maintained cycle track in the wilds of New Zealand and still be able to stop for great coffee and cake.  Maybe not that many spots for coffee and cake but enough - it is a bit remote.   Our next trip starts in Christchurch 18 April and return to Christchurch via the TranzApline Train 6 days later.  Early Bird price ends 5 February 2018 -...

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Alps 2 Ocean, Cycle Away, Cycle touring -

Time to get your holidays organised and book onto the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail starting in Christchurch 9 April.  9 days of cycle touring from Lake Tekapo to Oamaru along canals, beside lakes and surrounded by snow capped mountains.   Early Bird price ends 5 February 2018 - $2875.00 Ride with Friends Discount $150.00 For more details go to our Cycle Away website contact Jan info@cycleaway.com.au See you in Christchurch.  

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brisbane, Cycle Away, Cycle touring, cycle with confidence, cycling, learn to ride, New Zealand, women -

The food is all eaten and the presents unwrapped.  Santa's delivered a gleaming new bike.  What to do and where to go? Cycle Away is the answer!  We can refresh those half-forgotten cycle skills or teach new ones, can show you where to ride and help fulfil your bucket list item of an overseas cycle tour. Join our Learn to Ride sessions, Ride With Friends group or chat to us about one of our overseas tours.  Call Jan on 0427 431 481 or e-mail info@cycleaway.com.au  

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brisbane, Cycle Away, Cycle touring, cycle with confidence, cycling, health, learn to ride -

  Have you got a bike and need someone to ride with.  Come ride with us.  Our Ride with Friends group rides a lot: Monday, Wednesday and Friday - 2 hour rides from starting at 6am.   Saturday and Sunday- 3 to 5 hour rides - see the calendar Casual membership is $25 per ride.  Ride 6 times with us and your 7th ride is free.  Come along and join in the fun. Email - info@cycleaway.com.au for more details.          

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brisbane, Cycle Away, Cycle touring, cycle with confidence, cycling, cycling infrastructure, Ipswich -

    On Jane's daily cycle commute she discovered a new piece of green bike lane.  It's not very long but it's in a location where there is a lot of bicycle and car interaction.  To proceed straight ahead, bicycle riders have to manoeuvre across a lane of moving traffic which has the option to turn left across the rider.  While there is no physical separation on this green bike lane, it does provide a visual cue for car drivers to expect bicycle riders to move across them if they are turning left.  The new green bike lane is on Stanley Street,  just...

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