Belconnen Bikeway during construction

Despite rumours, the Belconnen Bikeway is most definitely not finished and still under construction. The Your guide to cycling in Canberra TCCS map (January 2019) expected the bikeway to be finished. Something went wrong. It was open just before the Christmas 2020. 

Update 6 February 2021 Belconnen Bikeway

The construction along Emu Bank is completed. However, the construction of the section promised at the 2016 ACT Election along Benjamin Way has not yet begun.

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ACT Government and bike infrastructure

There is no polite way to put it. The ACT Government has consistently fallen short on providing Canberra with the cycling infrastructure that it needs. In the COVID-19 times when other state governments are announcing their plans for cycling, the ACT Government remains strangely mute. 

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