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 23 March, 2011 - 14:13 by Patrick
Executive summaryOver the last 3 years Nextbike has proven that there is a demand for public bikes in
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Posted on 17 March, 2011 - 17:17 by Graeme
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Posted on 17 March, 2011 - 13:20 by jamesburgess
Hi thereSome great information (and well-sourced figures) in this blog post:
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Posted on 11 March, 2011 - 15:19 by Patrick
Progress on the 2008 Cycling Policy as at March 2011Report from Wellington City CouncilTo date:
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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 10 March, 2011 - 13:54 by Patrick
Over the last ten years (or more) just about every major city in the U.S. has added bike-carrying capacity to their buses.
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Posted on 10 March, 2011 - 12:04 by Patrick
SATURDAY 12TH - Day's Bay to the Dowse - FOB Welly's first Hutt eventWilliams Park, Day's Bay 11am
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Posted on 10 March, 2011 - 12:02 by Patrick
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Posted on 2 March, 2011 - 09:19 by AlastairS
WCC is calling for submissions on lowering the speed limits in Oriental Bay, Northern Miramar Peninsula, and Miramar,
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Posted on 28 February, 2011 - 07:40 by AlastairS
Agenda (add items below)welcome and introductions (5 mins)Wayne Hastie GWRC Bikes on Trains
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Posted on 22 February, 2011 - 16:07 by AlastairS
Waterloo Quay Changes
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Posted on 16 February, 2011 - 15:47 by Patrick
From Mark at Sport Wellington:My organisation, Sport Wellington, is running the “AMI Round the Bays” run/walk which includes the New Balance Half Marathon.
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Posted on 15 February, 2011 - 07:16 by Illona
 CAW Items for the "Agency report time" or whenever it happens at the Active Transport Forum
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Posted on 3 February, 2011 - 07:10 by AlastairS
Her Worship the Mayor of Wellington Celia Wade-Brown invites you to join her in the Mayoral Bikewise Challenge, ‘Leading into the working year'
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Posted on 27 January, 2011 - 14:27 by Patrick
On the 31st January 2011, Tanya Bat
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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 23 January, 2011 - 14:02 by Patrick
23/01/2011A cyclist is dead after a head-on collision with a car in Karori last night.Police and the serious crash team are investigating the fatal crash that occurred about 11pm.
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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 20 January, 2011 - 16:29 by Patrick
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Posted on 20 January, 2011 - 16:24 by Patrick
Make cycling
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Posted on 19 January, 2011 - 17:23 by AlastairS
Big Coast MTB Fun Ride - Seeking Volunteers
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Posted on 12 January, 2011 - 18:04 by AlastairS
Tue 1 February 2011, at The Library, 53 Courtenay Place, level 1 (above Burger King)Agenda (add items below)1 welcome and introductions (5 mins)
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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 10 December, 2010 - 18:50 by Illona
CAW has been collecting cyclist's views on black spots in wellington since June 2008
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Posted on 9 December, 2010 - 11:08 by Patrick
The environmental and health benefits of cycling are undeniable and while it might be good for you, taking to pedal power in the capital is a risky business.
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Posted on 8 December, 2010 - 13:50 by Patrick
Cyclists are in more danger on Wellington roads than throughout the rest of New Zealand.
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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 7 December, 2010 - 14:12 by Patrick
TVNZ's Close Up does cycling
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Posted on 2 December, 2010 - 13:14 by Patrick
After three days the new Manners St bus route has a qualified tick of approval from cyclists.
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Posted on 2 December, 2010 - 13:08 by Patrick
My mother is a feisty 88-year-old who is still working to change the world. She often reminds me that Kate Sheppard was her great-aunt, so she has a proud tradition to maintain.
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Posted on 1 December, 2010 - 09:57 by AlastairS
When: Tue, 07/12/2010 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm Where: St Jossephs, 42 Ellice St, Mt Victoria, Wellington Roads of National DestructionPublic Meeting
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Posted on 1 December, 2010 - 09:09 by AlastairS
Couple of interesting ideas for do it yourself bike lanes:
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Posted on 30 November, 2010 - 11:20 by AlastairS
Sent: Monday, 29 November 2010 9:40 p.m.To: saferroads@wcc.govt.nz
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Posted on 27 November, 2010 - 10:37 by Illona
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Posted on 25 November, 2010 - 13:50 by AlastairS
CAW submission on Lowering the Speed Limit in Kelburn & Brooklyn
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Posted on 25 November, 2010 - 12:14 by Alex admin
The current proposal is for a shared path (for both cyclists and pedestrians like Ara Harakeke) to be constructed from Takapu Station through to Kenepuru Station and for most part following the rai
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Posted on 23 November, 2010 - 14:43 by Patrick
Give us a chance
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Posted on 22 November, 2010 - 11:53 by Alex admin
The Great Harbour Way will provide a cycleway and walkway to link Wellington and Lower Hutt, so it was logical that the newly-elected leaders of the two cities – Celia Wade-Brown of Wellington (r
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Posted on 20 November, 2010 - 17:35 by Patrick
Road safety is no accident, nor is it a joke.Allow me to debunk myths about people who ride bikes, (R Fowles, DomPost letters 20 Nov)Let's look at the facts.
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Posted on 19 November, 2010 - 16:42 by Patrick
Cyclists welcome Chief Coroner's decision to investigate crashes
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