Cycle Aware Wellington

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Do you love cycling? Want more people on bikes, more often? Got a great idea to make cycling in Wellington even better?

Cycle Aware Wellington represents the interests of Wellington cyclists, aiming to have more people on bikes, more often.

Go to CAW's website for the blog, how to join, meetings, our online presence, and much much more!

Cycle Aware Wellington represents the interests of Wellington cyclists.

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Posted on 24 January, 2012 - 16:37 by AlastairS
From Paul Hayes, NZ Blood Service:
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Posted on 24 January, 2012 - 14:27 by Alex admin
We all win when more people bike, more often
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Posted on 8 December, 2011 - 12:08 by Patrick
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Posted on 7 December, 2011 - 13:40 by Patrick
Volunteer trail builders are the heroes of the Wellington cycling community, winning the award for the best piece of cycling infrastructure.
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Posted on 5 December, 2011 - 17:14 by AlastairS
Greater Wellington Regional Council is now calling for submissions on the Rimutaka Incline Railway Heritage Trust's propos
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Posted on 22 November, 2011 - 12:01 by AlastairS
Submission to GWRC  Social and Cultural Wellbeing Committee 23 November 2011 on behalf of Cycle Aware Wellington Inc, in response to Rimutaka Incline Heritage Trust's application to reinstate a rai
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Posted on 15 November, 2011 - 10:58 by Patrick
Protecting the Rimutaka Trail
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Posted on 4 November, 2011 - 08:10 by AlastairS
Present: Claire Pascoe (chair), Isobel Cairns, Brian Wolfman, James Burgess, Phaedra Upton, Emma Roache, Hilleke Doevendans, Patrick Morgan, Mike Townsend, Aaron H, Craig Lucena,
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Posted on 1 November, 2011 - 17:08 by AlastairS
Emma Hope of WCC writes:Noticed anything different when you've been on the Waterfront lately?
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Posted on 9 October, 2011 - 21:03 by StephenW
CAN and the Chainlinks team are planning a special issue of Chainlinks for the start of 2012.
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Posted on 5 October, 2011 - 09:56 by AlastairS
Present: Claire Pascoe (chair), Isobel Cairns, Brian Wolfman, Paul Bruce, Eleanor Meecham, Liz Thomas, Martin Hanley, James Burgess, Simon Kennett, Mark Coburn, Anna Kemble Welch,
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Posted on 26 September, 2011 - 18:11 by AlastairS
Agenda
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Posted on 19 September, 2011 - 22:31 by Graeme
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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
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Posted on 14 September, 2011 - 16:26 by Graeme
.Dear CAN groups,
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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 4 August, 2011 - 10:30 by AlastairS
Present: Julia Capon, Isobel Cairns, Mark Coburn, Tom Halliburton, Jane Mehaffey, James Burgess, Craig McGregor, Ian Bennett, Brian Wolfman, Patrick Morgan, Simon Kennett, Lisa Bla
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Posted on 25 July, 2011 - 19:57 by emmar
Agenda for CAW meeting 6.00 - 7.30pm 2 August, Library Bar, Courtenay Place
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Posted on 21 June, 2011 - 16:36 by AlastairS
Agenda for CAW meeting 6.00 - 7.30pm 5 July, Library Bar, Courtenay PlacePlease add items below
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Posted on 13 June, 2011 - 12:05 by Patrick
In spite of encouraging people to report bad driving, police have failed to keep track of the data.
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Posted on 12 June, 2011 - 16:19 by AlastairS
Following is our submission on the draft Hutt Corridor Plan. 
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Posted on 8 June, 2011 - 11:55 by AlastairS
CAW Minutes Tue 7 June 2011, at The Library, 53 Courtenay Place, level 1 (above Burger King)Present: Claire P (chair) Sridhar E, Eleanor, Ian B, Alastair S (minutes), Mark T, Phaedra U, Pa
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Posted on 7 June, 2011 - 15:37 by Patrick
• Roads of National Significance (RoNS) - roads built for trucks, not for Kiwis• Decisions made without genuine public consultation• "Yes" to a community link road
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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 1 June, 2011 - 10:19 by AlastairS
Wellington City Council are getting a shipment of the new style sump gratings (the ones with a wavy grid, rather than parallel bars that act as an instant bike stand).
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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 24 May, 2011 - 08:42 by phaedra
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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 10 May, 2011 - 16:05 by AlastairS
Cycle Aware WellingtonSubmission to Wellington City CouncilANNUAL PLAN 2011/12 - PROPOSED
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Posted on 9 May, 2011 - 17:23 by AlastairS
The first two sections of the new shared pathway through Tawa for cyclists and pedestrians - totalling just under one kilometre - has been finished and is already proving popular.
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Posted on 4 May, 2011 - 19:28 by emmar
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Posted on 2 May, 2011 - 09:49 by AlastairS
Notable achievements by CAW in 2010/11
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Posted on 28 April, 2011 - 16:47 by Patrick
Thank you for the opportunity to make this submission.
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Posted on 21 April, 2011 - 07:25 by AlastairS
Venue: The Library, 53 Courtenay Place, level 1 (above Burger King)
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Posted on 19 April, 2011 - 14:25 by Patrick
Cycling Advocates Network manager Patrick Morgan will travel to Europe in September to study best-practice cycle training programmes.
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Posted on 12 April, 2011 - 16:26 by AlastairS
WCC are calling for submissions on the Draft 2011/12 Annual Plan - you can look at a
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Posted on 6 April, 2011 - 15:09 by Patrick
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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 5 April, 2011 - 10:48 by Patrick
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Posted on 31 March, 2011 - 11:52 by AlastairS
Attached are final submissions for WCC call for public input on lowering speed limits in Oriental Bay and Miramar.
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