Political philosophy: how can be Government justify taking a stance in the interest of good of the people. The status quo is not ethically the best position. When the government has ample evidence that the status quo is harmful and threatens society in the long term, how can it justify change. Political leadership is just that. The implications are true for cycling too, which requires political leadership to pull the switch.
The Molonglo Valley commercial centre will be built in the suburb of Molonglo, adjacent to John Gorton Drive. A commercial centre is sorely needed, but it could be some time before we see it.
The Molonglo Valley appears a sea of green but has been carved in regions with quite different futures: getting the bigger picture of Denman North, the new section of the Denman Prospect estate and the surrounds.
The section of Canberra Centenary Trail along the border with NSW overlooks Gungahlin and winds its way amongst rural hills The Canberra Centenary Trail is an adventure – walking, riding or any other way. The ACT Environment’s website is hopelessly out of date – do not let that put you off.
Riding along Pipe Flat through the Molonglo Valley is a great ride. It is relatively flat and very scenic. It has become more difficult to pass the building sites at Whitlam and Namarag. Care is required on Coppins Crossing Road.
Warnings of the dangers of scooters is ongoing. It is a combination of poor product quality, pilot errors and the unfavourable environment in which they operate. Multiple tests on scooters point to reoccurring issues of scooter safety. This is manifesting itself in injuries to the riders.
CBR Cycle Routes are the Principal Community Routes around Canberra. In OpenStreetMap, some routes have still not been marked. Here is the lost and found list, including maps.
Comparing Wahoo Elemnt Roam cycling computer with navigation to Garmin Edge. GPS cycling computers are reviewed on a regular basis. After using a Garmin device for years, We have swapped to a Wahoo device. How do they compare?
The new roundabout beside Copland College on the corner of Copland Drive and Verbrugghen Street is not complete. The design was questioned but nothing has changed. This article discusses the safety considerations for vulnerable road users for the design of the roundabout planned for the corner of Copland Drive and Verbrugghen Street.
Maps are an approximation of the real world. No map can contain all the detail of the real world. A good map captures what is important for you. OpenStreetMap is an open-source project that provides the best maps for Canberra. However, the process is not as simple as it might seem.