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Dec

Feb: Sustainable Living Festival – basic bike maintenance for Women (Balaclava)

Dates: Sun 8th Feb (10am-12pm) or Tue 17th Feb (6.30-8.30pm). These demonstration workshops are being delivered as part of the 2015 Sustainable Living Festival program. Participants will be shown how to undertake bike checks, make basic adjustments, replace inner tube and repair a puncture. If time, any participant bikes can have a brief safety check. …

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Nov

Nov: Free CycleWise course (Camberwell)

Date:  Sat 22 Nov (10am-3pm) – bought to you by the City of Boroondara.  This half day course for intermediate riders will build your road riding skills so you can have more freedom and flexibility. Learn about roundabouts, bike lanes, planning your route, and ways to stay safe on the road. The course covers: setting …

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Oct

Nov/Dec: Skills & maintenance (Prahran & Glen Iris)

Dates:  19th Nov (6-8pm, maintenance), 30th Nov (9.30-12.30, novice skills) & 7th Dec (9.30-12.30, intermediate skills). The City of Stonnington’s Cycling Education Program provides free bicycle maintenance courses and practical cycling skills courses for riders.  Courses are designed for residents wishing to develop their cycling skills, knowledge and improve their overall riding confidence. For more information and how …

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Oct

Nov: CycleWise2Work (Port Phillip)

Date: Sat 8th Nov (9am-1pm) CycleWise2Work is a 4 hour practical program designed for those who can ride a bike and are keen to develop their skills and confidence riding in traffic. It is also a great way to support and encourage your novice and ‘lapsed’ rider friends to get back on their bike. This …

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Oct

Oct: Free bike maintenance workshop (Altona North)

Date:  Wed 15th Oct (6.30-8.30pm).  Spring has sprung and now it’s time to give your bike some love and care.  Come to the Altona North Community Library for a free and interactive bicycle maintenance workshop.   We will cover basic maintenance (tyre pressure, removing and replacing wheels, puncture repair, chain lubrication) plus: – bike fit – …

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Sep

Oct: Free CycleWise for Seniors (Ferntree Gully)

Date:  Wed 8th Oct (10am-12.30pm) This is a free 2.5 hr course catering for older adults who wish to brush up on their skills to get ‘back on the bike’. The course is run in an entirely traffic free area and covers bike safety and safety checks; basic skills, braking, gears, scanning, signalling, straight line …

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Sep

Oct: CycleWise2Work (Port Phillip)

Date: Sat 4th Oct (1-5pm) CycleWise2Work is a 4 hour practical program designed for those who can ride a bike and are keen to develop their skills and confidence riding in traffic. It is also a great way to support and encourage your novice and ‘lapsed’ rider friends to get back on their bike. This …

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Sep

Oct-Dec: Free Cycle Confidence for Parents (Darebin)

Dates: 19 & 25 Oct (9.30-12 or 1-3pm) & 15 Nov (9.30-12 or 1-3pm) Sun 19 Oct: Preston West Primary School – 9.30am-12pm or 1.00-3.00pm Sat 25 Oct: Bell Primary School – 9.30am-12pm or 1.00-3.00pm Sat 15 Nov: Bell Primary School – 9.30am-12pm or 1.00-3.00pm If you would like to be more confident about riding …

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Aug

Sept-Nov: Commuting by Bike 101 (Preston)

Dates: 30 Sept, 5 Oct, 26 Oct & 9 Nov (1-5pm).  More CycleWise skills and confidence courses are bought to you by the City of Darebin.  Improve your riding skills, build your confidence and learn strategies for riding safely on paths and roads.  This course will help you prepare for riding to work. 1-5pm: Tuesday …

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Jul

Sept-Dec: Love Your Bike maintenance workshops (Northcote)

Dates: 19 Sept (1-3pm), 7 Oct (6-8pm), 8 Nov, 6th Dec (2-4pm).  For the first time in the City of Darebin Bikes at Work will deliver 4 interactive and informative DIY Bike Maintenance sessions at Jika Jika Community Centre this Spring and Summer. 1-3pm: Friday 19th of September – Book your place here 6-8pm: Tuesday …

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