A Local’s Look At Cairns

Heading to Cairns this year as an athlete or a spectator, OR, thinking about it still? We’ve got you covered for things to do, places to ride and coffees to drink thanks to Cairns local, Laura Whenmouth. Text by Laura Whenmouth | Images by Witsup   Great news – you’re visiting Cairns during the best […]

Net effect: new Bontrager Bat Cage made from recycled fishing nets

Net effect: new Bontrager Bat Cage made from recycled fishing nets

Trek and its accessories business, Bontrager, have announced a re-release of the Bontrager Bat Cage. The injection-moulded water bottle cage, first introduced in 1997, is now ‘made from discarded and end-of-life fishing nets that could otherwise pollute our oceans.’

This product improvement was made possible through Trek’s partnership with recycling specialist Bureo and membership in NextWave, a cross-industry consortium of companies working to reduce the plastics plaguing the environment.

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