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Walking, cycling, public transport and carpooling

By swapping your daily car trips to active travel, you can help reduce congestion on our roads and keep our city cleaner and greener.

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Cycling

Change the way you move. Ride a bicycle to your next destination for fun, fitness and smart transport.

The Gold Coast has around 2400 kilometres of bikeways and pathways that link neighbourhoods, schools and parks, and connect with major transit routes. Cycling is becoming popular for commuting and recreation. It's cheaper than driving, produces less pollution and can be quicker for short trips, especially in peak hour.


Free cycle workshops

Free cycle workshops

City of Gold Coast runs cycle workshops for every age and ability.

Our free cycling workshops are facilitated by accredited instructors at different locations across the city. All workshops cover tips to make you a safer, more confident cyclist .


Benefits of cycling

Benefits of cycling

Cycling is a cost effective and healthy way to get around our city. Improve your fitness and help reduce congestion on our roads.


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Bike theft prevention

Bicycle theft can result from owners not locking their bikes properly or leaving them in places where they are vulnerable to theft. There are a number of ways you can reduce the risk of having your bike stolen.


Cycling safety

Cycling safety

Beginners and experienced cyclists alike can feel exposed or vulnerable in the road environment. Riding confidently, courteously, and proactively scanning and sharing the road will improve your safety.


Bike sheds

Bike sheds

There are a number of bike sheds available for you to use along the light rail (G:link). They provide a protected place to park your bike while you make the most of Gold Coast public transport on your way to work, school, shopping or just getting out and about.


Maps and guides

Maps and guides

Our maps and guides will help you discover the best walking, cycling and public transport routes in your local area. Why not explore your neighbourhood or the wider Gold Coast?

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