Cycling References

Cycling References

 Some GPS Info (Relevant to Cycling and Walking)


Pedal Power ACT Canberra & Queanbeyan Cycling & Walking Map
Cycling information & safety in the ACT Open Street Map Routing Service Good site to plan cycle trips
Safe Cycling in the ACT National association of human power vehicle enthusiasts in Australia


GPSies Around ACT – GPS Cycle Tracks (upload yours or download others Map My Ride – This allows you to map your ride online & have it shown over Google Maps. You can import or export in gpx and/or kml format to Garmin or other devices
Strava – This allows you to map your ride online and have it shown over a map. You can import or export or synch to various devices ie Garmin, Tom Tom, etc


Local Bike Clubs
Canberra Cycling Club Canberra Off Road Cyclists (CORC)
Veterans ACT Cycling Club Masters ACT Cycling Team


Local Bike Stores Canberra BuyCycle – Initiative of Rotary Club Canberra
Onya Bike Belconnen at Lathlain St Ride 365 at 114 Emu Bank Belconnen
Bike Culture in front of BCF. Also O’Connor Shops & Gungahlin ACT Bike SuperStore at Mitchell
Cycle Surgery Simon’s shop at Florey, Belconnen The Cyclery at 5 Lonsdale St, Braddon & 28 Pirie St, Fyshwick
GIANT Bikes Aust Pushys Newcastle St, Fyshwick
RideShop 4 Lonsdale St, Braddon Monkey Wrench Bike Service Shop Hackett Shops, Hackett


Online Shops
Velogear (Melbourne) Cell Bikes (Sydney, Melb)
Reid Cycles (Sydney, Melb, Bris, Perth) (Peter Hatfield recommends)


Local Handmade Frames-Bikes
Fika and Goodspeed Custom Bike Frames – Luke Laffan – Queanbeyan Kumo Cycles – Hand Made Frames
Kotzur Cycle Designs – Gundaroo – Wayne Kotzur’s hand made bikes


About Bikes and Maintenance
All About Bicycling – good general info and guides
Mike Bentley’s Bicycle Repair References Bicycle Size Guide
Bicycle Repair and M’tenace OnLine UWA How to Maintain a Bike
Video Tutorials on bike repair – good Bicycle Repair Help & Education
How to Adjust Gears on a bike – video Articles on Maintenance and Sizing etc (72 of them)
Basics On Adjusting Your Rear Derailleur – video How To Adjust Your Front Derailleur – video
Bike Tyre Sizing Bike Tyres, Tubes and Sizes – Sheldon Brown’s site