Episode 02 Netherlands
Episode 02 Netherlands to Swiss Alps
Lowanna & Kevin cycle past the luxury airliners at Schiphol airport into strong headwind, through storm damaged forests onto the Swiss Alps and the ferry over to Italy.
Bike2Oz is is the epic adventure of a young school teacher and a train worker in Oxford.After teaching her pupils about global warming, Lowanna decided she couldn't risk damaging the climate by flying home to Australia. With her partner Kevin, the couple travel the 12,000km to Sydney using only sustainable transport- the train, bicycle and cargo ship.
Who are we?
Kevin Doye and Lowanna King both cycled and filmed their entire trip.
Undercurrents produced the video series. We are an award winning charity distributing videos highlighting environmental action.
Read Kevin's and Lowanna Bike2Oz Journey diary
Links & resources
Seat61- holidays without flying
Climate Outreach and Information Network
Friends of the Earth
The Bike Show
Calculate CO2 of your flight
People & Planet
Climate Change BBC
Low Fly Zone
Bike For All
Rising Tide (direct action)
The Bicycle Film Festival
Reporters feel the heat over climate change
Cycle Touring blogs
Traveling with Ethics
Governments view about Climate change & Aviation