Wheels of happiness turn for teenagers

Callan Avis (Year 11), John Saw (Year 10), Tess Allaway (Bicycle Network) and Audrey Zhang (Year 9).
Callan Avis (Year 11), John Saw (Year 10), Tess Allaway (Bicycle Network) and Audrey Zhang (Year 9).

Those aged 15 or 16 who had pre-registered to attend the event had the choice of a BMX, hybrid or single speed bike.

They were taught how to assemble the bike and were given a safety briefing before putting it to the test.

The initiative involves thousands of bikes being donated to youngsters across the country in a bid to get them outside and more active.