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Funding Announced for Long Awaited Tasmanian Rail Trail Expansion

The North East Recreational Trail has the potential to become a world class recreational cycling route from central Launceston to Scottsdale, a...

Mt Stromlo Forest Park Opens More Trails

In a press release on 29th August 2020, Andrew Barr, Chief Minister for the ACT Government announced that four kilometres of Stromlo...

$9.5 Million State Government Matching Funding Announced for Bundaberg to Gin Gin Rail Trail

On Wednesday 19th August the Queensland state government announced $9.5 million in funding to match local council funding to build the first...

Huge Ridership and Business Generated by Newly Opened Rail Trail

Victoria has long led Australia in terms of the construction and ridership of rail trails. The state now boasts and extensive network,...

WA Government Announces $20 Million For Cycle Trails

On Saturday 8th August 2020 Western Australian Premier Mark McGowan announced $20 million of new funding for cycle trails in Perth and...

Two Dealers See Opportunities Ahead for Bicycle Tourism

By Anna Gurnhill This month I spoke with two local bike retailers about their perspectives on bicycle tourism, and...

Mountain Biking’s $100 Million Jump!

On 7th February 2015, 20 kilometres of world class mountain bike trails were opened at the then almost ghost town of Derby...

MTB Trails Cause Real Estate Boom and New Bike Shop

The sleepy coastal tourist and fishing town of St Helens in Tasmania has seen real estate prices jump 20% and brand new...

Landmark NSW Rail Trail Opening Soon

A rail trail is created when abandoned rail corridors are converted into shared-use paths for walking, bike riding and sometimes horse riding.

Cycle Tourist Numbers up 40% in Popular Cycle Region

Victoria’s High Country has experienced a 40 per cent rise in cyclists touring the region in just 12 months, cementing the North East as...

Trails Lead to Multiple Benefits

You can see a pattern emerging all over Australia and New Zealand....

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