With many of us set to head back to the office soon, now is a great time to rethink how you get to and from work. And a bike might just be the perfect tool for the job!


The problem

After a long stint of working from home, many of us are set to head back to the office soon. But with social distancing concerns and capacity limits on public transport, it’s predicted that most commuters will flock to their cars – causing serious concerns around congestion, pollution and personal health.

The solution

The humble bicycle could be the solution. Whether you’re a regular rider or looking to create a new healthy habit, now is the perfect time to think about incorporating a two-wheeled commute into your routine. Make your pledge to #pedal2abetternormal today to build a happier and healthier tomorrow.

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Benefits of pledging to pedal

More and more Aussies are opting for the bicycle as their main form of transport for local trips. It is not surprising with all the benefits! Commuting by bike is one of the easiest and most time-efficient ways to fit exercise into a daily routine. By making your pledge to swap the car, train or bus for a bike, you can get your recommended daily exercise while saving time and money, and help create a healthier community for everyone to enjoy

Bike riding will help you to…
  • Improve your physical and mental health
  • Save time on your commute by avoiding traffic
  • Save money on car maintenance, insurance and fuel
  • Reduce your carbon footprint
  • Make commuting safer with more people riding
  • Help build a happier and healthier Australia

Tips & resources

Whether it has been a while since you got around on two wheels or you’re brand new to the world of bike riding, it’s super easy to get started. Check out some of our handy resources below to help you get rolling.

New to riding

The perfect page for anyone who is new to bike riding, with some handy resources to help get you rolling.

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Bikes on Public Transport

Use our quick state by state guide to check which methods of public transport you can and can't take your bike on.

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