Author Archives: BargoSal

About BargoSal

Keen cyclist, my aim is to get bums on seats, work with council to improve cycling infrastructure and driver awareness. I am also a website designer.

Yeoval Country Energy – MULGA BILL FESTIVAL

MULGA BILL RIDE – JULY 26TH – COMMENCING 10.30 AM Alf  Cantrell Festival Coordinator writes: I am writing to ensure that all our bicycle enthusiast friends are informed that the Annual Yeoval Country Energy Mulga Bill Bike Ride, sponsored by … Continue reading

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Help Improve Cycling in Australia

Damien Azzopardi is  a final year Industrial Industrial design student studying at the University of  Technology Sydney in NSW. He is currently doing his final year dissertation paper on ‘Cycling in Australia’. The purpose of the paper is to identify … Continue reading

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Cycle South Sulawesi

Join me, Colin Freestone, on the second Indonesian Sulawesi Tour, August 2009. Sulawesi’s that spidery shaped island east of Borneo, north of Bali. The island hosts the Wallace Line which divides Asian and Australian vegetation. After 40 years of family, … Continue reading

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Goulburn To Crookwell Lifeline Fundraiser

Paul Agius, a Goulburn cyclist, bike shop owner, tour operator and  who also works avidly for charity writes: Dear Fellow Cyclists, As you all know very well by now cyclist ride extraordinary distances for fun, getting fit and also for … Continue reading

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Easter Braemar Ride

We had 17 riders for our Braemar loop ride.  Despite forecast rain, it stayed fine and mild, perfect for a strenuous ride. John provided back-up with the van for the most difficult climb up Range Rd. We meandered through the … Continue reading

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Canberra Gear Up Girl

Gina, Maddi and I headed headed down to Canberra on Saturday 4th April for the Gear Up Girl Challenge. We stayed overnight in a cabin at the Canberra Motor Village. In the morning, We made our way across to Weston … Continue reading

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Australian Cyclists Learning to Go Dutch

Paul van Bellen of Gazelle Cycles sent me this media release: Until now, the Australian bicycle industry has been profoundly out of touch with the urban cyclist. Finally we are joining the new bicycle lifestyle revolution. With Australian’s reconsidering transportation … Continue reading

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Vintage Bike Photos

  Awesome cycling images from the Hutton Getty collection: Joy’s Joy Ken Joy 1949 Ken Joy  accepts a bidon of milk and honey during his successful 1949 bid to break the London to Brighton cycling speed record. Photo by Bert … Continue reading

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BARBUG Weekend Wanderers

Sunday BARBUG Everyone is welcone to our regular Sunday rides. We meet at 9am most Sundays, usually at Rest A While Reserve, Bargo, near the railway station. I advise you to contact me first, because occasionally this plan varies and … Continue reading

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BARBUG Midweek Munchers

Tuesday BARBUG We welcome everyone to our Tuesday rides, but you must bring your appetite! Contact me first, because we cycle from a different location every week, thereby sampling most coffee shops and patisseries in the Wollondilly and Wingecarribee Shires.

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