2017 Sessions

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Bike Sharing and how to do it right?

Session Details

Room: Melbourne

Format: Discussion

No. of attendees:

Host name: Jayden from O-Bikes

Your name: James Reynolds


What can bike sharing achieve?

Bike sharing: convenient way of solving the last mile problem, increase active transport and provides health and environmental benefits etc.

Why would people ride a bicycle?

People tend to use the bike more for leisure in Australia, rather than for transport.

Why is this?

Significant safety concerns in Australia

Bicycling now has not yet been normalised in Melbourne.

Problems with quality of bike

Infrastructure problems in Melbourne.

  • Eg Canning street bike lane ends
  • Eg problem of parked vehicles in Swanston Street.