Melbourne Ride of Silence 2007
To honour the memory of riders killed whilst bicycling and to show solidarity for all who seek safe cycling communities across the world.
When: Saturday May 19 at 10am
Where: Federation Square (opp Flinders St Stn , Melbourne CBD)
Length: approx 7klm
Destination: Via CBD, Docklands, Vic Market Precincts to Parliament House and Treasurey Gardens.
Protocol : Quiet solemn,ride two abreast, communicate by road cycling protocols of hand signals and specific words when stopping or required, otherwise minimal talking . Obey all traffic laws and Police directions. Helmets and Road law compliant bicycles compulsory (Vic law)
Who: Everyone who rides a bicycle, Moms, dads, kids, grandparents, friends and supporters. if you can't ride, meet us at Parliament for the chance to say your piece and talk to the media.
Other Rides: ( same day) Bendigo, Sydney, Brisbane (May19), and in 300 cities around the world on May 16.
Not in Melbourne or near a ride? - organise your own :
for guidlines and information:
or contact: Wheels of Justice for some help at:
See you there, bring a friend/s