Editor’s picks: cycling books

Please enjoy this selection of cycling-related books that you should seriously consider making your own. Wild Ride Epic cycling journeys through the heart of Australia Daniel Oakman takes us on a rich ride through 130 years of Australian cycling; from the overlanding heroes of Arthur Richardson and Francis Birtles, to the lesser-known but...

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First fast-tracked bike lanes installed

Protected bike lanes made from recycled materials were installed in Carlton and East Melbourne last week as part of the City of Melbourne’s initiative to fast-track 40 kilometres of new bike lanes. Lord Mayor Sally Capp said the first bike lanes are

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Outback Riders

Becoming acquainted with a cycling-obsessed married doctor duo in the Northern Territory. Ciara O’Sullivan remembers her father trying to teach her how to drive. “We had one driving lesson, in a car park somewhere in Milton Keynes,” she says. “I said: Dad,

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Ralph Lauren commission custom Chappelli cycles

Award-winning Chappelli cycles are now proudly displayed in Ralph Lauren stores across Australia. In Chappelli’s latest collaboration, the Australian bicycle designer has created five custom vintage single-speed bikes to form part of Ralph Lauren’s new visual merchandising plans nationwide. Since 2009, Chappelli

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