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.

2009 Queensland Events

“Deva O’Wheel” event co-ordinator for Bicycle Queensland has sent me information for their 2009 events Bike Week – including the Great Brisbane Bike Ride and the BDO Kendalls Brisbane Coot-tha Challenge (14th – 22nd March) A 9 day festival of … Continue reading

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Another Dam Picnic

A cool overcast day made it perfect for a ride. We had 13 participants and chef Derek, who headed off to the picnic site to get the barbie under way. A pleasant ride through rural Bargo, down Charlie Point Rd … Continue reading

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My Lovely Old Speedwell

Here are photos of my ladies Speedwell loop frame bike. I picked it up from Bargo Lifeline shop several years ago. It looks similar to a 1930’s Ladies Healing in the “Bicycle Frame Timeline” on the Australian Bicycle History Centre … Continue reading

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Bike It – You’ll Like It!

Elizabeth Hull from Austinmer near Sydney and her partner David Hull would like to introduce their company ‘Bikeit You’ll Likeit’. We offer boutique cycle tours cycle tours in the Limousin region of France. Our rides are fully supported and our … Continue reading

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Aussie Butt Cream for Comfort Down Under

Petrina Quinn says: BARBUG riders might be interested in a new Australian Cycling product – a high quality chamois cream – now the preferred product of leading Continental Aussie Pro Race Teams such as Ride Sport  – and a growing … Continue reading

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Wollondilly Council’s Shared Cycleway Plan

Wollondilly Shire Council has mapped proposed shared cycleways and rail-trails throughout the shire. It will be enormously beneficial both for the residents and tourism in the shire, when these “proposed” cycleways are complete. The health and ecological benefits of cycling … Continue reading

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2008 Gong Ride November 2

The day dawned dull and overcast, and stayed that way, making it a perfect day for a long ride. We  tried to avoid the very early train ride from Wollongong by driving to Heathcote, arriving just on 8.am, we had … Continue reading

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2008 Sydney Spring Cycle October 19

This year we started from Liverpool(Warwick Farm). What a difference that made for us getting to the start! Much less hassle! About 250 people started here, and the 20km ride to Homebush was mostly on bike paths and rail trails, … Continue reading

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Spring in Bowral 12th October

It was a glorious morning for a ride, beautiful sunshine, and not too warm. We met at Victoria Park Bowral ,near the swimming pool, and headed via the bike paths, towards East Bowral. The path follows a small creek which … Continue reading

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