What is bike share?

What is bike share? A new way to travel in Sydney. Easy access to bikes via mobile apps. Thousands of people are using share bikes. It’s popular for short trips. Who's behind it? Private operators run dockless bike share. They’ve agreed to guidelines for safe and responsible operations. Benefits of bike share. Convenient and easy to use. Bike share is popular for short trips to the shops, from the station and for weekend rides. More people riding bikes helps to ease traffic and free up space on public transport. Tips: Ride safely, wear a helmet, follow road rules and don’t ride on footpaths. Park bikes near a bike rack or in a sensible place that doesn’t block access for others. Vandalising bikes is an offence and should be reported to police on 131 444. Use the kickstand to park the bike upright. Bikes should be parked away from buildings so they don’t pose a danger to people who are visually or mobility impaired. Report issues directly to bike share operators: Lime (e-bikes) 1800 861 305, Mobike 1800 861 201.

Last updated: Wednesday, 5 June 2019