Greenway Petition

Attend if you can.

Dear All 10,500 signatures have been collected for the GreenWay petition. Congratulations to the Friends of the GreenWay for coordinating this. The petition is being presented to Carmel Tebbutt at the NSW Parliament House next Wednesday: 11:00am Wednesday 15 February 2011. (Barring last-minute parliamentary interruption). Everyone is welcome to attend.

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Bike Marrickville Meeting

I headed up to Newtown on a rainy day for a Bike Marrickville Meeting. I was a bit early so I wandered the streets a bit before the meeting. While I was there two ambulances came screaming past.

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Marrickville to the city loop via Royal Botanic Gardens

I did a ride as sweep with Bike Marrickville. We rode from the Addison Road Center to Stanmore where we crossed under the station using the evil steps, up through Annandale along the surprisingly pleasant White’s Creek Lane, over the ANZAC bridge, through Pyrmont and over the Pyrmont bridge. Then through Darling Harbour, . . . → Read More: Marrickville to the city loop via Royal Botanic Gardens

BMV Ride: Marrickville to the city loop via Royal Botanic Gardens

Next Bike Marrickville ride

Sunday 20 November 2011

Marrickville to the city loop via Royal Botanic Gardens

Come and explore some routes from Marrickville to and from the city, ride on some of the new City of Sydney cycleways and enjoy spring in the Botanic Gardens

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Marrickville Festival 2011

I headed off to meet the Bike Marrickville Crew at the Marrickville Road Festival run by the council. We had our own stall. I did the morning shift from start to around lunch time. Then I wandered around the festival before returning home. More photos.

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Bike Marrickville Meeting

Had a Bike Marrickville Committee Meeting at the Dixon Hall Space.

And some screen shots from the iPhone. Strangely my phone is a 3GS device.

 

 

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Bike Marrickville Chocolate and Fine Food Ride

Well I finally got to go on the Bike Marrickville Chocolate and Fine Food Ride. They are easily the most popular rides and they are now run twice a year. Fiona organises them and we go around Marrickville visiting various places that sell sweets.We started the day at Petersham, near the station . . . . → Read More: Bike Marrickville Chocolate and Fine Food Ride

The Bike Marrickville Chocolate and fine food Ride

Eat your way around the backstreets of Marrickville on an almost calorie-neutral bike tour of chocolatiers, gelato manufacturers, speciality shops and patisserie and confectionery wholesalers you never knew existed. On Saturday 9 April Bike Marrickville is leading its famous Chocolate and Fine Food Ride to encourage shopping locally and sustainable transport. Refuelling stops . . . → Read More: The Bike Marrickville Chocolate and fine food Ride

Greenway Festival Day

Various bugs organised various rides as part of the Greenway day. We (Bike Marrickville) rode from Newtown, down to the Cooks River and then up the cooks river trail, stopping at Adora Chocolates to taste some chocolates, before riding up to the Greenway. On the way we met some of the riders from . . . → Read More: Greenway Festival Day