history

Our Hidden Cycling History

The Western Australian Historical Cycle Club is mounting their first multiday exhibition to coincide with Bike Week. They”ll be showcasing a number of spectacular bikes. Through them they’ll tell the awesome story of Perth in a time when bikes were a vital and

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Evolution of the bicycle

It may be short but this film beautifully illustrates the evolution of the bicycle from the first early contraptions to the modern machines on which our own bicycles are based. Three hundred years have been compressed into one minute, don’t blink or

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Chinese Sydney by bike

Lions, lanterns and vermillion arches, these are just a few hints at Sydney’s Chinese past.Explore this fascinating history in the best possible way, by bike, on the Our Chinese Past By Bike tour. Part of Sydney’s Chinese New Year Festival, the tour

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Tracking Time

There’s a lot of romance around the track. We decided to do a story on the place the track, or velodrome, has held in Australian communities for our 11th issue of Treadlie because we wanted to share just a little of this

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