Martin Pearson Memorial Trophy

A key part of the Queensland AGM is the presentation of the annual awards including the Martin Pearson Memorial Trophy, presented by Sandy Vigar. This year’s Queensland AGM also had guest speakers from the Queensland Police Force who investigated the circumstances of Martins death and provided a lot of insight for the attendees regarding the […]

Queensland Newsletter 2019 Boxing Day edition

I hope everyone is having a safe and happy festive season. Whilst South East Queensland is enjoying cooler and somewhat wet weather please be safe riding wherever you trek in the state. Newsworthy Bits Brisbane bike paths – upgrades and proposals. I had a bit of a rummage around the web to see what goodies […]

Queensland Newsletter December 12th, 2019

Summer has certainly arrived with last Saturday’s temperatures reaching 40 degrees in areas of Brisbane. As we approach Christmas we should all take care in the heat and keep hydrated. All of my non Audax cycling friends stayed inside on the day. We Randonneurs are a hardy bunch. Newsworthy Bits Extreme heat policy for rides […]

Queensland Newsletter November 28th 2019

Welcome to the late November edition of the newsletter. As we start embarking on our summer season of riding we all need to take care to remain hydrated on our rides. This edition has our usual line-up of reports and information and especially for this edition, some novel problem solving that will make you wish […]

Queensland Newsletter November 14th 2019

Welcome to the first newsletter of the new Audax season. This edition has something not really missing, some great news and our usual roundup of ride related information NEWS (of our world) Brisbane Valley Rail Trail permit is now live Many thanks to Tara, Peter and Brian for making this happen. PJ has now updated […]

Queensland Newsletter, October 31st 2019

Welcome to the last Queensland newsletter for the 2018-2019 Audax season. In this edition we have a little maintenance, some ride reports and importantly, a bit of a how-to to add your own ride reports on the new Audax website. Ride Reports I have two ride reports this week from riders using the new Ride […]

Queensland Newsletter October 17th, 2019

As the keen eyes for detail may notice, this is the first Queensland Newsletter from the new Audax Australia website. This has been a 2 year journey. Russel Noble and Thomas Price have been instrumental in implementing the new site with many others helping out with testing and providing feedback and suggestions. We are on […]

Queensland Newsletter October 3rd, 2019

Welcome to this edition of the newsletter. It is amazing how time flies between newsletters. This edition is breaking new ground as I compile it using only a smart phone and blueooth keyboard. As we kick off October many of us will have received our membership renewals. Don’t forget to renew! For all of us, […]

Queensland newsletter September 19th, 2019

Welcome to the mid September edition of the newsletter. We have had some challenging rides in the last couple of weeks with the a UAF ride and the Hippy Highway. In this edition you can read about some recent rides and I continue my maintenance journey with my skipping high gear. Paris Brest Paris 2019 […]

Queensland Newsletter, September 5th, 2019

Welcome to the Spring edition of the Queensland Newsletter. This edition is being prepared on my trusty 10 year old PC that has just had an upgrade to Windows 10 and like most upgrades, is slick and as fast as a new bicycle. This edition has some important information for Ride Organisers regarding temporary members, […]