Planning Research & Results



374 documents found

Cycling Survey of Australian Local Governments 2007

In 2007 the Australian Bicycle Council and Australia Local Government Association (ALGA) worked together to survey Australian local government authorities on cycling. This report provides an overview of the results.

Tue 21st Sep 2010

Travel to work in Australian capital cities, 1976-2006: an analysis of census data

Since 1976, the Australian census has asked people how they travel to work. This report uses the answers to this question from 1976 to 2006 to identify the major trends in travel to work in Australia’s capital cities (the six state capitals plus Canberra) over three decades.  

Tue 21st Sep 2010

Environmental Issues: People’s Views and Practices

This Australian Bureau of Statistics publication presents the results of a household survey conducted in March 2012. The survey collected information on household waste management, motor vehicle ownership and maintenance and use of transport, all of which have implications for resources use, pollution and greenhouse gas emissions. 

Tue 21st Sep 2010

The provision and use of bicycle parking at Sydney region public transport interchanges

This report, published in 2009 by the NSW Premier’s Council for Active Living, provides the results of an audit of the provision and use of bicycle parking at Sydney region public transport interchanges.

Tue 21st Sep 2010

Integration of Bicycles and Transit

The purpose of this report is to share information about how bicycles are integrated with public transportation by many different types of transit agencies in the United States and Canada. The information can be used to improve existing bicycle services and to assist other communities with developing new bicycle and transit services.

Tue 21st Sep 2010

Integrating Bicycling and Public Transport in North America

It provides an overview of bike-transit integration in large American and Canadian cities. The paper begins with an analysis of national trends in bike-and-ride programs such as the provision of bike racks on buses, accommodation of bikes on rail vehicles, and bike parking at rail stations and bus stops.

Tue 21st Sep 2010

Cycling Down Under: A Comparative Analysis of Bicycling Trends and Policies in Sydney and Melbourne

This paper documents and explains differences in cycling between Australia's two largest cities.  The comparative case study analysis is based on a wide range of statistical datasets, secondary reports, and interviews with a panel of 22 bicycle policy and planning experts.

Tue 21st Sep 2010

Melbourne Bicycle Account 2008

Melbourne City Council's Bicycle Account reports the progress of the City of Melbourne’s Bicycle Plan 2007–2011.  It is a summary of cyclist behaviour, a snap-shot of infrastructure and safety standards and a cyclist opinion survey. 

Tue 21st Sep 2010

Cycling in Melbourne: Bicycle ownership, use and demographics 1997 – 1999

This report, published by VicRoads in 2004, outlines a number of key statistics on bicycle ownership and use in Melbourne from 1997-1999.

Tue 21st Sep 2010

Cycling to Work in Sydney

This research, published by the Sydney South West Area Health Service in 2008, examined changes in levels of cycling in Sydney between the 2001 and 2006 Census.

Tue 21st Sep 2010