With traffic congestion increasing in urban centres all around the world, commuters often find cycling the fastest alternative to travel in a dense city. However, only one to three per cent of Australian commuters choose to cycle to work, as they do not feel safe riding, especially in traffic.

In addition to being a relatively quick mode of transport, cycling also helps people save money on fuel and parking, helps to reduce traffic congestion, is good for the environment and offers health benefits. One of the most frequently cited reasons for the low levels of bike riding in Australia…