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penalty for not wearing a helmet


is the minimum gap to be maintained by a motorist with a bicyclist, while travelling 60km/h or less. Over 60km/h, the gap must be at least 1.5m.

cyclists died in WA roads in 2018 2 of them were not wearing a helmet

m +

distance needed to maintain by a cyclist while travelling behind a vehicle.

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Cyclists Resources

Community Resource 1
Cyclists - In-depth informationDownload
Community Resource 2
Cyclists - FAQsDownload

Reporting a hazard:

Any hazards you spot while riding around WA's paths and roads can be replied online to the Department of Transport or by phone to the Main Roads WA 24 hour hotline on 138 138.