North Taranaki Cycling Advocates

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NTCA meeting - 5.30 pm, Thurs 7th September

Our next meeting for the year.

VENUE :      STOS Bistro, Ground Floor, 155 Devon Street West.

AGENDA:

  1. Welcome and how is everyone!  
  2. Apologies: 
  3. Minutes from last meeting.
  4. NPDC Consultation on Devon Street West proposed changes.
  5. CAN election initiatives
  6. AA Taranaki's inititative - update from them.
  7. Bike Kitchen organisational structure
  8. Bike Kitchen new location/venue - any luck?
  9. AOB

 

 

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Cycling advocacy group for the North Taranaki region

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Posted on 14 September, 2011 - 16:26 by Graeme
.Dear CAN groups,
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Posted on 12 September, 2011 - 19:03 by stuartbramhall
North Taranaki Cycle AdvocatesSept 7, 2011Chair: AlanNotetaker: Stuart Present: Gaye, Stuart, Alan, NathanielApologies: Graeme 
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Posted on 1 September, 2011 - 16:31 by Graeme
.Group's next meeting, 5.30 pm, Weds 7th September 2011.Meet at the STOS cafeteria, Devon Street West at 5.30pm.Agenda:1) Anything from last meeting's minutes to be discussed not covered below?2) Moving Planet.3) Bikepedia guide to cycling in New Plymouth District - Nathaniel4) Other NPDC goings on/Lets Go.
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Posted on 22 August, 2011 - 16:57 by Patrick
The "Big Wheels" of the cycling industry will be riding 180km from Taumarunui and New Plymouth this weekend to celebrate the opening of the first cycle touring routes under Nga Haerenga, The New Ze
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Posted on 19 August, 2011 - 08:29 by Graeme
The public will be asked their opinion on this in September, when the Council considers whether Coastal Pathway or another name is more appropriate for the award-winning shared-use route.
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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
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Posted on 14 August, 2011 - 08:54 by Graeme
Meet up with the riders who are part of the opening of the Taumarunui to New Plymouth Cycle Trail and ride with them into Puke Ariki.Where: 10am Mangati Walkway Bell Block, 10:50am Te Rewa Rewa Bridge, 11:30am Puke Ariki Landing.
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Posted on 8 August, 2011 - 23:04 by Graeme
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Posted on 8 August, 2011 - 16:09 by stuartbramhall
North Taranaki Cycle AdvocatesAug 3, 2011MINUTES Chair: GraemeNotetaker: StuartPresent: Alan, Nathaniel, Nigel, Rowen, Graeme, Stuart
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Posted on 1 August, 2011 - 09:58 by Patrick
The first cycle touring routes under Nga Haerenga, The New Zealand Cycle Trail (NZCT) will be opened this month.
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Posted on 20 July, 2011 - 16:06 by Graeme
Group's next meeting, 5.30 pm, Weds 3rd August 2011.Meet at the STOS cafeteria, Devon Street West (TBC) at 5.30pm. 
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Posted on 20 July, 2011 - 12:22 by Graeme
Mishima Room at NPDC Chambers.12.30 pm 3rd August 2011.A chance to get together with NPDC Roading and the Let's Go team re issues in the District.
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Posted on 16 July, 2011 - 13:38 by Graeme
 eBike Conversion Workshop  When: Thurs 28 July: 9:30 am - 12 noon Cost:  $10/pp; $5/student.Where: Puke Ariki Education Room
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Posted on 16 July, 2011 - 13:34 by Graeme
Free Electric Bike Orientation Talk When: Wed 27 July: 7 - 8:30 pm. Where: Hive Taranaki 12 Brougham St New PlymouthFor more info contact Hive Taranaki Ph 06 769-6008
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Posted on 16 July, 2011 - 13:29 by Graeme
Planning Meeting for 24 Sept New Plymouth 350.org Moving Planet dayWhen: Tues 26 July 5:30 pmWhere: Hive Taranaki 12 Brougham St New Plymouth Ph: 769-6008
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Posted on 8 July, 2011 - 17:53 by stuartbramhall
North Taranaki Cycle AdvocatesJuly 6, 2011MINUTESChair: GraemeNotetaker: StuartPresent: Graeme, Stuart, Nelle, Gaye, Alan, Rowan, Nathaniel
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Posted on 1 June, 2011 - 13:21 by Graeme
The draft Land Transport (Road user) Amendment Rule [2011] is available for comment.The main proposal is to change the give-way rules at uncontrolled intersections or when opposing signals
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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.
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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
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Posted on 18 May, 2011 - 09:45 by Graeme
NTCA's catch up meeting with the NPDC on cycling related issues.NPDC building Liardet Street.
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Posted on 6 May, 2011 - 18:18 by stuartbramhall
North Taranaki Cycle AdvocatesMay 4, 2011MINUTESChair: GraemeNotetaker: StuartPresent: Doug, Rowan, Graeme, Alan, Stuart, Nathaniel 
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Posted on 9 April, 2011 - 18:05 by stuartbramhall
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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.
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Posted on 18 March, 2011 - 14:03 by Patrick
New Zealand's cycling organisations are joining forces to make cycling safer.
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Posted on 17 March, 2011 - 17:17 by Graeme
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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 @  annef@can.org.nz
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Posted on 5 March, 2011 - 16:45 by stuartbramhall
Chair: GraemeNotetaker: StuartPresent: Gaye, Rowan, Nathaniel, Alan, Bob, Struart Graeme 1. Remaining events for Wild West Bike Fest (Nathaniel)
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Posted on 28 February, 2011 - 16:21 by Graeme
 Group's next meeting, 5.30 pm, Weds 2nd March 2011. At Frederics' in Egmont Street, upstairs, at 5.30pm.Provisional Agenda:
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Posted on 17 February, 2011 - 09:38 by Graeme
We are having our bi-monthly meeting with the NPDC team for a catch up on cycling issues.Where:   MIshimna Room, NPDC Council Building, Liardet Street.Time:     12.30 pm. 
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Posted on 15 February, 2011 - 08:56 by Graeme
 Leave the car at home today and Go By Bike instead! Time: 7.30amLocation: Puke Ariki Landing 
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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.
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Posted on 26 January, 2011 - 11:26 by Graeme
A full month of cycling events has been organised, something there for everyone!Brochures, post cards etc will be in the shops, cafes etc from next week.
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Posted on 23 January, 2011 - 09:44 by Graeme
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Posted on 23 January, 2011 - 09:03 by Graeme
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Posted on 21 January, 2011 - 13:38 by Patrick
TEAR Fund is a NZ based Relief and Development registered Charity that has worked in partnership with the NZ Government for many years through the NZAid programme.
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Posted on 10 January, 2011 - 10:31 by Graeme
Mini Green Bikes will run from 10am-4pm each day at 109 Devon Street West, so that you can also bring in your bike to do any of the below.
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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.
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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
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Posted on 23 November, 2010 - 14:43 by Patrick
Give us a chance
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Posted on 20 November, 2010 - 08:49 by Graeme
. "An upgrade of New Plymouth pathways drawing from a $4 million fund will be the first major stage of the city's multi-million walking and cycling overhaul.
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