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 Lonsdale St Cyclery, 9/7 Lonsdale St, Braddon – 6257 7885
RideShop 4 Lonsdale St, Braddon Goodspeed Bicycle Company, 19 Kendall Ln, Acton
Onya Bike Belconnen at Lathlain St, Belconnen
99 Bikes at 157 Flemington Rd, Mitchell
Bike Culture at Nettlefold St, Belconnen ACT Bike SuperStore at Mitchell
Cycle Surgery Simon’s shop at Florey, Belconnen The Cyclery at 28 Pirie St, Fyshwick
GIANT Bikes Aust Pushys Newcastle St, Fyshwick
Unwanted cycles can no longer be left at the Green Shed. However, the Recyclery at the ANU will take them, provided they are in reasonable condition. Anyone wanting to buy a second-hand bike should check out what’s available there. Monkey Wrench Bike Service Shop Hackett Shops, Hackett

Online Shops
Velogear (Melbourne) Bicycles Online (Sydney)
Reid Cycles (Sydney, Melb, Bris, Perth) (Peter Hatfield recommends) The Bicycle Store (Melbourne)

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