About this page
Bicycling Western Australia is a community based not-for-profit organisation promoting a healthy community through cycling.
We want bike riding to be a fun, safe and accessible activity for everyone and believe that cycling should an integral part of everyday life in Western Australia.
Our aim is to get more people cycling more often through participation in our fun cycling events, community initiatives, education programs and advocacy.
With more than 12,000 members and friends we are the largest cycling organisation in the State and the dominant and respected voice to governments, councils and various interest groups.
FATHER'S DAY GIFT IDEAS
What do you get the man who has everything for Father's Day on Sunday, 6 September? If your Dad loves to ride a bike then a membership to Bicycling Western Australia is the answer.
It includes Australia’s premium 24/7 rider insurance, subscription to Ride On magazine, rider support, discounted entry to all our events and much MORE>>
GET INVOLVED AND SHAPE THE FUTURE
We believe that bike riding should be part of everyday life in Western Australia and to make this happen we need committed and passionate bike lovers to help shape the future of BWA and bike riding in WA.
The Board is seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced and qualified individuals (members and non-members) to be a part of several advisory groups in areas of membership and marketing and event development.
Show your passion, get involved and share your skills so together we can make bike riding part of everyday life in WA. MORE>>
JOIN THE COMMUTER COMMUNITY
Riding a bike to work is a great way to include physical exercise into your daily routine. Whether you cycle the whole way or combine it with public transport, the benefits are numerous.
Join the commuter community for Ride2Work Day on Wednesday, 14 October 2015 MORE>>
FIVE PRIORITIES TO GET MORE PEOPLE CYCLING
Our Mission is to get More People Cycling More Often and this can only be achieved through a targeted approach to making it easier and safer for people to take up riding a bike and improve the health of the community through cycling.
As part of our strategy to double the number of people cycling by the year 2020 we have identified five priorities that need to be addressed by State and local governments, employers and the entire bike riding community. These five priorities will be the focus of our campaigning and advocacy work. MORE>>
WA LEADS THE IN RIDING NUMBERS
24 July 2015 - The 2015 National Cycling Participation Survey results show that we are leading the bike riding revolution with significant growth in cycling participation acoss the State.
The survey indicates that an estimated 591,800 ride a bike in Western Australia each week. This represents nearly a quarter of the population in WA.
The rates of children cycling is very encouraging but rates decrease with age. Nationally four million people ride a bike each week. MORE>>
MEMBERSHIP REALLY HAS ITS BENEFITS
Members of Bicycling Western Australia are covered by Australia's premium bike accident and third party damage insurance - every time they ride anywhere in Australia and New Zealand.
Support the organisation that is working to make bike riding better and an integral part of everyday life for Western Australia.
Check out all the great membership benefits HERE>>