Where Am I

Welcome to the Tamar Bicycle Users Group website!

On this website, you can find:

Below is a summary of recent updates and news items. You can navigate to any section of the website at any time by using the "bike rack" links at the top of each page, and you can return here by clicking the T-Bug logo in the top left hand corner.

Recent News

Upcoming Committee Meetings

The Committee meets every third Wednesday at the Newstead Tennis Centre 49 Olive Street, starting at 6.00pm. Every one is welcome to come along even if you dont want a job!!!

What you think of TBUG

TBUG should keep doing more of the same, according to 97 people who completed our online TBUG survey. Key feedback included: - advocacy for better cycling facilities and organising rides are seen as the most important TBUG services; - there is strong interest in bike maintenance courses. The full survey results are available here

Green areas for bikes at the lights

New safety areas for bikes at 3 intersections around Launceston: Elphin Rd/Cypress St (Scotch College), George Town Rd/Newnham Dve and Mowbray at Beatty St. These are worldwide-accepted treatments to make it safer for cyclists at intersections. When lights are red, you move into the green box in front of cars, to give you a safe place to wait and a highly visible head start on the cars, with "wobble room" as you get going. Cars must not stop in the green box.

"Like" us on Facebook

For current news and events check us out on Facebook - Tamar Bicycle Users Group

To see all current news as well as historic news items, visit the News page.


In the Ride section of our website, you can find T-Bug's calendar of rides and events as well as information on cycling in the Tamar Region such as common cycling routes, bike parking, and tips on safe cycling.

Recently updated pages:


In the Communicate section of our website, you can find T-Bug's contact details, subscribe to our newsletter, view our newsletter archive, and talk with other cyclists on the T-Bug Facebook page.

Recently updated pages:


T-Bug's activities and goals are guided by working groups and committees whose roles range from administrative duties to running rides and events.

In the Committee section of our website, you can find our working groups and committees, details on our involvement with local councils, information on T-Bug's past, and our popular election candidate surveys.

Recently updated pages:


In the Members section of our website, you can find details on T-Bug membership, discounts for T-Bug members at local businesses, and of course membership forms.

Recently updated pages:

Work. Play. Ride.
Life's Better on a Bike