Commuter Experience

An Easy Commute Within Your Reach

  Ridesharing — Cut CO2 and make your daily commute more fun Every day two million Australians drive more than 45 minutes to work. Worse still, they commute alone in their car. Sound familiar? Regulatory solutions to the city traffic Since the 1950s, rapid suburban growth has undeniably led to longer travel times for commuters.

2018-08-14T12:59:14+00:00August 14th, 2018|Commuter Experience, News|

Carpooling V3 – Why, Who, How, What For?

  Carpooling as a concept has had a long journey, with a few detours The first signs of informal carpooling arrived during the 1950s, but it really took off as a concept in the mid 1970’s. Fuelled by a combustible mix of nascent environmentalism, gas price hikes, the first glimpses of real traffic congestion, pea-souper

2018-07-24T14:55:19+00:00April 16th, 2018|Commuter Experience, News|

In Twelve Years You Won’t Even Want to Own a Car

  Owning a car costs money. A lot of money. On average, owning a car costs AUD 13,000 per family per year. When the average household income in Australia is $81,500 (before tax), this represents a significant 16% of all income being spent on private transport. The good news is that as early as 2030,

2018-07-24T14:57:52+00:00March 30th, 2018|Commuter Experience, News|

Evolution of Carpooling – Reactive to proactive

  Evolution of Carpooling – Reactive to Proactive? Born out of a necessity to conserve rubber and fuel for wartime efforts in North America, carpooling has evolved to play a critical role in planning city infrastructure and tackling ‘avoidable’ congestion costs. It is estimated that across eight capital cities in Australia, avoidable congestion costs businesses a

2018-07-24T14:58:27+00:00March 20th, 2018|Commuter Experience, News|