Vale Paul Farren, Big Bike Film Night + Justice system fails cyclists again: on this weeks show Chris talks to Jenica Brook from Melbourne Commuter about recent appalling incidents in Airport West and Northcote, major deficiencies in Victoria Police’s interpretation of road laws, her experiences with reporting inappropriate motorist behaviour and what you can do to defuse and record potential altercations.
Second interview: Brett Cotter chats about creating and curating The Big Bike Film Nightand Cycle Chic Film Tour, which commences touring in Australia and New Zealand this October. Click here for screening times and tickets.
Local news includes the passing of Paul Farren, legendary bicycle collector, historian & contributor to Melbourne’s cycling life since forever. In homage to Paul and Charlie we’ve rehosted their interview with Faith and Val from 23 September 2013.
There will be a celebration of Paul’s life to be held at Lakeside Pavilion Restaurant, Royal Botanic Gardens at a date to be advised.
If you would like to reminisce with friends, this Saturday 14th October Abbotsford Cycles are having a Bicycle Swap Meet in association with the Vintage Cycle Club Of Victoria on . Buy, swap, sell or just have a browse. There’s sure to be loads of classic, vintage and precious bicycle stuff of all eras available. Free for buyers & browsers, $10 for sellers. Contact Mark Bradley on barkmadly[AT]netspace.net.au to book a stall.