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News August 2017
« on: November 06, 2017, 02:26:03 AM »

Mobile phones and riding: What does 'parked' mean for cyclists?
Michael O'Reilly  July 6 2017
These questions came up last week with the announcement of a change to road rules in Victoria.
Starting this month, Victorians face an on-the-spot fine of $476 for using a mobile phone while riding a bike.
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4774305/what-does-parked-mean-for-cyclists/?cs=24

Olympic cycling champion Stephen Wooldridge dies
Western Advocate August 15 2017
Australian track cyclist Stephen Wooldridge, an Olympic and world champion, has died aged 39.
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4857137/olympic-cycling-champion-stephen-wooldridge-dies/?cs=7