Economic Policy & Plans



6 documents found

Benefits of investing in cycling

Benefits of investing in cycling in New Zealand communities provides information about the key benefits of investing in cycling, for councils, communities and individuals.

Wed 23rd Mar 2016

A Global High Shift Cycling Scenario

This report provides a global assessment of the potential for increasing travel by bicycle and the impact on energy use, CO2 emissions and a range of cost factors.

Thu 3rd Dec 2015

Connecting our City; Transport Strategies and Actions

In March 2012 the City of Sydney released a framework for action to improve transport and access in the City. The report provides detailed transport statistics.

Thu 19th Apr 2012

Our Cities, Our Future - A National Urban Policy

In May 2011, the Minister for Infrastructure and Transport released Our Cities, Our Future. The National Urban Policy clearly identifies that active travel and public transport are key factors in improving the productivity, sustainability and liveability of Australian cities.

Wed 22nd Jun 2011

An Australian Vision for Active Transport

This report, prepared by the Australia Local Government Association, Bus Industry Confederation, Cycling Promotion Fund, National Heart Foundation of Australia and International Association of Public Transport, calls on the Australian Government to make a major commitment to driving active transport in Australia.

Thu 28th Oct 2010

Blueprint for an active Australia

This 2009 report by the Australian Heart Foundation is based on research the Foundation conducted which indicated that residents in Australia’s major capital cities would prefer to be able to walk to a local bus stop than have a large backyard. The Australian results are consistent with earlier UK data that demonstrates a direct link between street quality and property prices.

Fri 17th Sep 2010