Welcome to Pedal Power ACTIMG_5092

With around 6,000 members, Pedal Power ACT is the largest cycling organisation in the nation’s capital.

What we do

Pedal Power ACT represents the interests of people who already ride bicycles and who want to get into cycling. We promote the activity of cycling for transport, recreation and sport as well as the benefits of improved fitness and the positive contribution cycling makes to the community and a sustainable environment.

We do this through providing a wide range of services to our members, by organising high profile cycling events as well as regular rides, and by maintaining a strong advocacy role in the capital – championing the causes of cyclists in every area of Canberra life.

Our Mission

More Canberrans cycling, more often, for a better community.

Our Aims

  • To get more people cycling.
  • To increase public awareness of the advantages of cycling.
  • To encourage the provision of bicycle facilities.
  • To disseminate information on bicycle safety, skills, maintenance and repair.

Pedal Power ACT Patron and Ambassadors

Patron

The patron of Pedal Power resides in the ACT and has a reputation as a leader in the local community and a strong interest in enabling Canberrans to ride more often and engage in riding for recreation, sport and commuting.
The role of the patron is:

  • to contribute to the reputation, prestige and credibility of Pedal Power ACT as an organisation.
  • to raise community awareness and government recognition of Pedal Power ACT and its role as the leading cycling advocacy group in the ACT.
  • to support Pedal Power ACT to achieve its goals and objectives as represented in Pedal Power ACT’s Strategic Plan.
  • to contribute expertise where relevant and assist in developing and maintaining relationships with stakeholders.
  • to promote the benefits of cycling to others.

Ambassadors

The ambassador of Pedal Power resides in the ACT and is publically recognised for his/her substantial contribution to, and/or influence on cycling and/or cycling infrastructure. Pedal Power ACT may have several ambassadors.
The role of the ambassador(s) is:

  • to contribute to the reputation, prestige and credibility of Pedal Power ACT as an organisation.
  • to raise community and public awareness of Pedal Power ACT and its role as the leading cycling advocacy group in the ACT.
  • to promote the benefits of Pedal Power ACT membership to others.
  • to represent Pedal Power and its initiatives in the community, and at public events.
  • to promote the benefits of cycling to others.

More about Pedal Power ACT

Click on the links below for more detail about the workings of our organisation.

Annual general meetings are normally held in February each year

The Annual Report for the year January to December is normally published in the following years between late January and early February, and before the annual general meeting.

Governance of Pedal Power ACT

Pedal Power ACT Board

A brief history of Pedal Power ACT

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Pedal Power ACT membership

Pedal Power ACT is the largest cycling organisation in Australia’s Capital Territory.

We represent the interests of people who already ride bicycles and those who would like to.

We are all about supporting the community to be active and providing opportunities to do so.

Our rider's insurance covers members anytime they are on a bike, anywhere in the world - 24/7.

Pedal Power ACT Calendar

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