Getting Dirty with Fields of Joy CX05/17/15
Val and Faith stagger into the studio, blinded by the gorgeous autumn sun. We make a vague attempt to cover some local news including the new William St bike lanes, the Giro d'Italia and the increasing role of bike infastructure in local proprty...
No Boulie Tacks Protest Ride, Goodbye East West Link,...
On todays program Chris has interviews with George Mihailides, Charlie Farren and localsthat Steve recorded at last weeks No Boulie Tacks Protest Ride on YarraBoulevard, Adam Bandt speaking at The Fox Hotel to celebrate the demise of the East West...
Going Dutch - Dr Elliot Fishman
Its a stunning autumn morning in Melbourne as Val and Faith welcome studio guest Elliot Fishman to the show. We all share our bicycle moments, a combination of unseasonal magpie swoops. riding down mountains and dooring before taking a look at some...
Yarra Bicycle Users Group - 27 April 2015
We first interviewed Loretta in May 2013 when Good Cycles was just getting started, so this week Chris catchs up for a recap about their inspirational achievements and developing social enterprise programs during the last two years. Local bikenews...
Bike Touring.A personal tale.
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Yarra Bicycle Users Group Radio 30.03.2015
Chris talks to Lachie Thomson about the 23rd Cycle Messenger World Championships starting in Melbourne this week. We discuss the changing nature of bike courier work due to the impact of the internet, a run down of CMWC events including a road ride to...
The Melbourne Whip
It was a warm, but damp, autumn morning as Val and Faith welcome Kip Jordan of the Melbourne Whip to the studio for this edition of the Yarra BUG Radio Show. We share our bike moments before running through a couple of news items including the...
Yarra Bicycle Users Group Radio 16.03.15
On this weeks program Chris chats to Sarah Dam about being a cycling family, from participating in the Victorian Masters Criterium Championships to riding with cargobikes. Local news includes Darebin-Yarra Bridge finally being built, Wellington Street...
Yarra BUG Radio Show 09.03.2015
Val and Faith share their bike moments together with studio guest Jonathan Nolan. After looking at some of the news of the week including #AlbisRide and Naked Bike Ride we take a look at Jonathans project Cycle Local Shop Local, attempting to raise...
Yarra Bicycle Users Group Radio 02.02.15
On todays program Chris speaks to Carlton Reid, executive editor of UK BikeBiz magazine author of Roads Were Not Built For Cars. We talk about the recent UK infrastructure Bill which has more than a promising glimmer of putting cycle funding on a...
Yarra Bicycle Users Group Radio 19.01.15
On this weeks program Chris interviews Sharon Laura, a Sydney resident about impacts of the looming WestConnex megaproject. Theres also a catch up with Marcel Lema from Beach Road Cyclist in a segment weve given the working title of On the Beach, eg:...
Yarra Bicycle Users Group Radio 12.01.15
Were back for 2015! Local news includes some misanthrope scattering handmade tacks around Edinburgh Gardens. With the news about January revealed as peak month for bicycle theft in Victoria, Chris and Steve talk about keeping your pride joy secure...
Yarra Bicycle Users Group Radio 22.12.14
On our final program for 2014, Chris recaps what YarraBUG Radio has covered with bicycle stories guests in the last 12 months, highlights including seeing off East West Link and its impact upon the inner suburbs, and Wellington Street Copenhagen lanes...
Faith and Val on present ideas for bike riders and maybe yourself in this festive season.News and events in the cycle world and chat on the road toll numbers for Victoria 2014.File Download
Yarra Bicycle Users Group Radio 08.12.14
On this weeks program Chris talks to Luca Lana about his Look B4 U Open Door campaign and Pozible crowd-funding. In the news: has East West Link been defeated or is it merely sleeping? Local news includes a Victory Street Party from the community...
Val and Mark Lang chat on a day ride on Port Phillip Bay and a 5/6 day tour, Warrnambool to Ararat through the Grampians and a visit to Mount Eccles National Park.File Download
Yarra Bicycle Users Group Radio 24.11.14
This week Chris interviews Boyd Fraser on the issue of Melbournes shared paths has this city hit peak shared bike path, especially in the inner suburbs? Wheres the funding and what can be done to build and maintain safe, secure paths. We also discuss...
Val and Faith are joined in the studio by Cr Cathy Oke (City of Melbourne). Cathy recently took part in a study tour of the Netherlands organised by the CPF and the Dutch consulate and shares some of the take home messages from that tour with us. Dept...
On this weeks program Chris interviews Tim Collins from Melbourne Bike Cabs about their new startup, a pedal-powered alternative taxi service. Local news includes comment upon latest News Limited critique on cyclists running red lights and broader...
Yarra BUG 20.10.2014
Val and Faith take a moment on this beautiful spring morning to remember our 3CR colleague Bill Deller who passed away suddenly last week. We share our bike moments and introduce todays studio guests, Pip Carroll and Jette Achleidtner from the Squeaky...
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