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Cycling in New South Wales: What the data tells us (2008)

The report was prepared to inform the development of a new NSW BikePlan. It examined: the available data on cycling in NSW; who is cycling in NSW (and where); how cycling outcomes in NSW and Sydney perform against comparable locations; the potential for increasing cycling in NSW; and the data needed to grow cycling in NSW and track outcomes achieved.


Tue 21st Sep 2010

Sydney Cycling Survey 2012, Methods and Findings V1.1 - Reports

This report presents the methods and findings from the 2012 Sydney Cycling Survey.


Tue 21st Sep 2010

Victorian Transport Statistics Porta

The Victorian Transport Statistics Portal (VTSP) provides access to data that will be of interest to anyone who wants to better understand transport trends in Victoria.


Tue 21st Sep 2010

The National Bicycling and Walking Study: 15–Year Status Report

This report was published by the US Department of Transport and Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Centre in May 2010. It is the third status update to the National Bicycling and Walking Study, originally published in 1994 as an assessment of bicycling and walking as transportation modes in the United States. 


Tue 21st Sep 2010

Evaluating Transportation Land Use Impacts

This report examines ways that transportation decisions affect land use patterns, and the resulting economic, social and environmental impacts. These include direct impacts on land used for transportation facilities, and indirect impacts caused by changes to land use development patterns.


Tue 21st Sep 2010

Oil Vulnerability in the Australian City

This 2005 acadmic paper documents the precarious position, particularly of outer suburban communities to future rises in the price of petrol. It provides a strong case for improvements to land use and transport planning that increase mode choice for the less dominant transport forms of walking, cycling and public transport.


Tue 21st Sep 2010

Balancing the needs of cyclists and motorists

This report highlights common points of conflict between the needs of cyclists and motorists. It provides recommendations on road designs to minimise these points of conflict by offering a balance between the needs of both road users.


Tue 21st Sep 2010

Multi-lane roundabout designs for cyclists

This report highlights safety concerns for cyclists at multi-lane roundabouts and develops recommendations to improve their safety performance.


Tue 21st Sep 2010

Promoting bike-and-ride: The Dutch experience

This academic paper published in 2007 discusses the experiences with, and impacts of the number of policy initiatives undertaken in recent years in the Netherlands designed to promote the use of bike-and-ride (that is the combined use of bicycling and public transport in a single trip).


Tue 21st Sep 2010

As if Kyoto mattered: The clean development mechanism and transportation

Transportation is a major source of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and the most rapidly growing anthropogenic source. Currently, the Kyoto Protocol's clean development mechanism (CDM) serves as the main international market-based tool designed to reduce GHG emissions from the developing world.


Tue 21st Sep 2010