TBUG launches new Launceston City Cycling Map

Our new map is a great way to cycle around Launceston. For the first time, all the off and on road bike trails and bike lanes are displayed in one simple and easy-to- read map. Get yours today at local cafes and various other spots around town. Or you can download it here. Thanks to the City of Launceston for their support.
http://www.tbug.org.au/files/Launceston%20City%20Cycling%20Map%202016.pdf

 

TBUG argues for more appropriate sentencing

We have recently made a submission to the state government arguing for more consistency in the sentencing of drivers who injure or kill cyclists. Recently there have been some tragic examples of drivers injuring or killing cyclists and receiving inadequate sentences. Download our submission here
http://www.tbug.org.au/files/2016_11_14%20Sentencing%20Review.pdf

 

TBUG Voice builds a better bike city

Making Launceston more bike friendly is the key task of the Pedestrian and Bike Committee of Council (PBC). TBUG has two seats on PBC. Thus we have a strong voice in how cycling in Launceston evolves. The two reps are myself and Malcolm Cowan. Follow our reports on the newsletter and let us know if you want anything raised. Malcolm Reid malkanga@bigpond.net.au

 

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Road Rules Relating To Bike Lanes

With new bike lanes and infrastructure being deployed throughout Launceston at the moment, now is a good time brush up on the rules. Below is an excerpt of some of the Road Rules specifically related to cycling. Remember to check www.thelaw.tas.gov.au for more/updat
http://tbug.org.au/temp/road_rules_exerpt.pdf

 

View Our Events On A Map

In case you're new to the area or are getting lost, you can now view the location of any of our events on a map! Just visit the Calendar page and click on an event to view its details. Read more...

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Management Committee

The management committee oversees the running of TBUG and provides direction for subcommittees.  Everyone is welcome at committee meetings, and if you would like to take on a role, please contact us.

Office Bearers

President
Malcolm Reid
Minutes Secretary
        Liz Ling
Public Officer
Emily Goss
Newsletter
Di McHenry
Treasurer & Member Services
Alan Johnston
Activities Coordinator
        Sue Walker
Bike Shop Liaison
Malcolm Reid
Representatives on Launceston City Council Bicycle & Pedestrian Committee
Malcolm Reid, Malcolm Cowan
Representative on West Tamar Council Community Road Safety Partnership (CRSP)
Malcolm Cowan
Representative on West Tamar Highway Safety Committee
        Sue Walker
Representative on Tasmanian Bicycle Council
Malcolm Reid
General Committee Members
Meg Lade
Christine Bowman
Anna Povey
Mandy Millar
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