said he had clocked riders doing 40km/h on a stretch between Toorak Road and Waverley."
Bicycle Network Victoria's Gary Brennan said
"the fact infrastructure in Melbourne had not kept up with the huge increase in cycling numbers was a factor in tensions between cyclists and motorists."
"The fact so many new riders were taking to the roads meant there were a big group of "newbie" cyclists who had yet to learn the best way to conduct themselves on the roads,
said Mr Brennan
"There are certainly some operational issues in trying to stop cyclists because they are quite mobile and police are usually on foot or in a car," Supt Hartley said.
The Sunday Telegraph November 20, 2011