Mercedes Wolfenden and Tara Gelme
Mercedes and Tara will talk on their very recent experiences of riding an electric bike. Mercedes using it in an inner suburban area and on a long trip, Tara with general local riding including using it for school.
Will talk on the varieties of electric bikes available and the methods of electrical assistance, what you should look for and what options you have.
Eleanore has had experience with representing people charged with using a non legal electric bike. She will discuss the current legislative framework and some of the myths and misinformation surrounding them.
The bikes on display will include
Standard bicycles with hub motors and mid motors.
An electric tricycle
A bike with a CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission)
The Australia Post electric bike replacement for their noisy, smelly Honda’s
Dominos pizza deliveries new electric motor bikes
A 14.2kW GPR-S electric motor bike (have a look at a video of the bike here)
A “mono wheel”
A Yike bike
Webcast – For all of those people who cannot get to the meeting we are hoping that we will be using our web streaming. If you would like to watch it on your computer Click here. Please note this will also show all our events previously recorded as well.
I'm thinking of attending, the last topic sounds particularly interesting