Activity, Safety and the Law

Safety

Safety is paramount – particularly on a bike on a road!

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A Metre Matters
Click the above link for information on why a Metre Matters, where in Australia this rule is already established, and the necessity to have Victoria join with the rest of Australia.


The law

Victorian Road Rules. Its important to know your rights, limitations and obligations as a pedestrian or cyclist. Here’s a link to the detailed Road Rules .

For bikes the rules have been summarised below by the Victorian Law Foundation

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VicWalks

For Walkers Victoria Walks has excellent resources including this summary of how the law works for pedestrians.