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beginner bicycle riders, Ipswich, Ipswich City Council, socila bicycle rides, women and girls, Women on wheels, women only -

Come join like minded beginners on a ladies only program!  Learn cycle skills, the mysteries of bike maintenance, how to remove a wheel and fix a flat, the vagaries of gear changing, how to get from A to B safely and other secret women's business! We'll practice in a safe place and then you will explore the byways and bikeways around Ipswich and Springfield.  Each week will bring a different venue.  So dust off the bike, dig out your helmet, buck up your courage and sign on for 6 weeks of cycle skills and fun. Total cost is $5 Booking...

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cycling, Ipswich, women, Women on wheels -

WOW …. otherwise known as Women on Wheels! The next program will commence shortly and we’re excited to progress our participants through sessions on cycle skills, the mysteries of bike maintenance, how to remove a wheel and fix a puncture, the vagaries of gear changing, how to get from A to B safely and other secret womens business! We’ll practise in a safe place and then you will explore the byways and bikeways around Ipswich and Springfield. Each week will bring a different venue. So dust off that bike, dig out your helmet, buck up your courage and sign up...

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Cycle Away, Ipswich, women, Women on wheels -

  The latest WOW program has just come to a close, and we have lots of happy ladies who have found new cycling partners, new skills and even new bikes! From Limestone Park to Robelle Domain, and Bundamba to Brassall – we’ve explored meandering paths, taken tight corners, conquered a few hills and woo-hooed it right to the bottom again. Tyres were changed, road safety experienced and friendships cemented. Thank you Ipswich City Council for providing this wonderful program! Next program starts 7 October and for $5 you can join the 6 week program and learns some fun bicycling skills. Email...

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Cycle Away, cycle with confidence, Ipswich, women, Women on wheels -

Hello to all our Ipswich residents.  Cycle Away will be delivering a 6 week program as part of the Ipswich City Council program called Women on Wheels.  Elaine and Emma will be running the cycling program.  6 weeks of 2 hourly session with a small group of female riders.  Registration is $5 and the first session 6 May 2017, 8am to 10am starting at Limestone Park.  For more information contact Jan on info@cycleaway.com.au or 0427 431 481  

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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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