Cycling advocacy group for the Manawatu region
Cycle Aware Manawatu
Posted on 19 September, 2011 - 22:31 by Graeme
Posted on 19 September, 2011 - 21:59 by Graeme
Links from the CAN Do, CAN's annual get-together, now available. The weekend includes our AGM, workshops, training, rides, plenty of food and drink and a chance to catch up with fellow "CANners" from around New Zealand.Dates: Saturday 29 - Sunday 30 October 2011
Posted on 14 September, 2011 - 16:26 by Graeme
.Dear CAN groups,
Posted on 16 August, 2011 - 14:38 by Dirk
Congratulations to the 2011-12 Cycle Friendly Award winners!Winners announced here.Finalists have been announced here, with the winners awarded at the 2Walk&Cycle Conference dinner in Hastings on 23rd February 2012.For a brief history of the awards go here http://can.org.nz/cycle-friendly-awards-history
Posted on 1 June, 2011 - 13:21 by Graeme
The draft Land Transport (Road user) Amendment Rule  is available for comment.The main proposal is to change the give-way rules at uncontrolled intersections or when opposing signals
Posted on 24 May, 2011 - 10:05 by Patrick
Cycling deaths Inquest announcedWaikato Coroner Gordon Matenga will travel to four separate regions throughout the country to hear evidence relating to nine cycling deaths to try and identify any common trends or information that could prevent a re-occurrence of such tragedies.
Posted on 20 May, 2011 - 16:17 by Patrick
Stop at red (stopatred.org.nz) is a campaign to reduce crashes and improve the status of cycling in the eyes of the public and policy-makers, and to tackl
Posted on 6 April, 2011 - 14:57 by Patrick
Working daily with budding bicycle and pedestrian advocacy leaders throughout the US and Canada, I've seen many organizations spark and fizzle while others develop into a lasting flame.
Posted on 18 March, 2011 - 22:25 by julied
Mark your diaries, ladies and gentlemen! The Palmerston North flock of Frocks on Bikes presents:Rollin' by the River!
Posted on 17 March, 2011 - 17:17 by Graeme
Posted on 14 March, 2011 - 19:17 by Patrick
Cycling advocates react to the light sentence for a man who killed Manawatu woman Patricia Fraser.
Posted on 14 March, 2011 - 17:05 by Patrick
The man responsible for the death of cyclist Patricia Fraser has been sentenced in Feilding District Court today.
Posted on 11 March, 2011 - 14:29 by Anne F
CAN Do 2011Interested in hosting the 2011CAN Do, AGM and post CAN Do ride in your region? please email Anne @ email@example.com
Posted on 18 February, 2011 - 22:43 by julied
Support the Palmerston North to Ashurst cycle/walk pathway by signing an online petition. This will be the "Patricia Fraser Memorial Ride"
Posted on 10 February, 2011 - 07:47 by julied
The first meeting for 2011 will be held Wed 23 Feb 7.30pm at cafe Eminem(Turkish)on Broadway.
Posted on 27 January, 2011 - 13:11 by Patrick
On the 31st January 2011, Tanya Batt will set off from Waiheke Island,to cycle to the glorious capital of Aotearoa/New Zealand, Wellington, on behalf of the Once Upon An Island Trust.
Posted on 18 January, 2011 - 21:19 by julied
Join us for a ride along the Bridle Track to celebrate and remember Patricia and her love of cycling.Date: Sunday January 30 2011
Posted on 16 January, 2011 - 15:47 by julied
The 2011 Cyclist Skills Training Courses in Palmerston North kick off at Central Normal School this month.
Posted on 14 January, 2011 - 16:25 by Patrick
A man who allegedly hit and killed a cyclist near Palmerston North has been charged with careless driving causing death.
Posted on 7 January, 2011 - 19:31 by Anne F
An elderly cyclist has died after he was hit by a vehicle north of Palmerston North this morning, Friday 7th January 2011.
Posted on 24 December, 2010 - 11:30 by stephenw
Today was the last day of employment for Fiona, CAN's part time South Island Network Project Officer.
Posted on 7 December, 2010 - 16:31 by Fiona
Bikes are considered an important part of the solution. Here was me thinking no one in officialdom cares about peak oil. The story was carried on the National Programme today (just before 9am new
Posted on 23 November, 2010 - 14:43 by Patrick
Give us a chance
Posted on 15 November, 2010 - 07:36 by Patrick
Since CAN presented the 3,500-signature petition and 9-point plan in 2008, have we seen enough action to improve safety?
Posted on 14 November, 2010 - 21:52 by Patrick
The Cycling Advocates Network (CAN) has called for urgent action following the deaths of three cyclists this weekend.
Posted on 11 November, 2010 - 15:10 by Fiona
Helping getting Bike Racks on Buses in all Regions - A Resource
Posted on 30 October, 2010 - 08:30 by glen
Welcome to CAN Do, CAN's annual get-together.
Posted on 27 October, 2010 - 16:37 by Christine
Horizons Regional Council is currently reviewing the Regional Transport Plan which specifies what public transport services should be provided in the Region.
Posted on 27 April, 2010 - 11:41 by julied
Article published in Manawatu Standard on Monday 26th April 2010. By Grant Miller. (Photo by Murray Wilson) "Bespoke cycling class instructive."
Posted on 20 April, 2010 - 16:06 by Patrick
Ellen Vanderslice, Project Manager, from the Portland Bureau of Transportation presented this online seminar
Posted on 19 March, 2010 - 13:26 by julied
Get Cycling's aim is simple: to promote cycling, in all its varieties, for leisure, transport, health, happiness and the environment.
Posted on 11 February, 2010 - 13:56 by julied
Posted on 16 January, 2010 - 13:00 by julied
Cycle Aware Manawatu will run a 2 day "Bike-ability" workshop to train trainers how to teach adults to ride bicycles as safely as possible on the road.
Posted on 1 November, 2009 - 20:18 by comeonrichard
Gorges to Sea (Gorgeous to See....)
Posted on 28 October, 2009 - 19:57 by julied
A study of over 2000 NZers on the factors that motivate them to commute by bike. See pdf article attachment or follow links at: http://heapro.oxfordjournals.org/papbyrecent.dtl (22 Oct 2009)
Posted on 29 September, 2009 - 21:20 by julied
See links below.
Posted on 26 September, 2009 - 09:51 by julied
Horizons - receipt of submission on Regional Land Transport Strategy Review attached as well as the Horizons documents.
Posted on 22 September, 2009 - 14:15 by julied
See main CAN webpage at: http://can.org.nz/article/safer-journeys-a-road-safety-strategy-to-2020
Posted on 5 August, 2009 - 20:37 by julied
Articles downloaded from The Manawatu Standard website Wed 5 Aug 2009. See below for links and article attachment.
Posted on 28 April, 2009 - 21:24 by julied
Submitted copy of LTCCP submission by Cycle Aware Manawatu. Response to submission from PNCC 15-jul-09.