Gipps Street Ramp news + talking to Toby from Cherry Tree Hotel

Monday, 26 October 2020 - 10:00am to 10:30am
The Cherry Tree Hotel's Schwinn Debutante at the ready in Cremorne! Image credit: The Cherry Tree Hotel

On this weeks program recorded at home, with a producer cat knocking things over in the background, Chris chats to Toby from The Cherry Tree Hotel in Cremorne about their home grown bicycle delivery service, modifying a baby pink Schwinn Debutante ("The Unicorn") as payload bike to the fleet, keeping the business ticking over during Stage 4 lock down and the upcoming 2020 Cremorne Cup.

Cycling-themed news includes Parks Victoria tender announced for the intergenerational process of upgrading Gipps Street Ramps in Abbotsford, Guardian article Despite a loud opposing minority, low-traffic neighbourhoods are increasingly popular being quote tweeted by Ben Carroll, Victoria's Minister for Public Transport, Minister for Roads and Road Safety and an online survey How has COVID-19 changed the way you travel? from i.e.community that has 16 questions plus the opportunity to help shape how Melbourne can emerge from lockdown and also go into the running to win a $200 voucher to spend at your local bike shop.

Monday 10:00am to 10:30am
Yarra Bicycle Users Group promotes urban cycling. Providing support to campaigns to improve cycling conditions and awareness; demystifies cycling technology and helps to reveal the diversity of cyclists, from children to commuters to lobbyists.

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Chris, Faith, Val and Steve

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