Cycle Aware Wellington

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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!

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Posted on 18 November, 2010 - 12:10 by Alex admin
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Posted on 18 November, 2010 - 12:03 by Patrick
Take action to make our roads saferWe are distressed at this week's crashes and want to take action.Here's some ideas from the Cycling Advocates Network.
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Posted on 18 November, 2010 - 11:36 by Alex admin
Go on, forget the 'silly season' racing around spending / buying ... have a much more memorable lead up to christmas - check out the rubbish dump and the Second Treasures shop ;-)
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Posted on 18 November, 2010 - 10:02 by Alex admin
New Hutt City councillor Lisa Bridson is proving she will walk the talk  or if not, cycle it.
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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.
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Posted on 11 November, 2010 - 15:10 by Fiona
Helping getting Bike Racks on Buses in all Regions - A Resource
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Posted on 30 October, 2010 - 08:30 by glen
Welcome to CAN Do, CAN's annual get-together.
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Posted on 28 October, 2010 - 14:25 by AlastairS
An interesting interview with a Seattle bus driver who is also a bicyclis
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Posted on 26 October, 2010 - 12:42 by Patrick
When a small group of women devoted a few weekends to walking from Pencarrow to Red Rocks, the idea of the Great Harbour Way was born.
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Posted on 15 October, 2010 - 14:08 by AlastairS
Come and cycle the Great Harbour Way/Te Aranui o Pōneke with family and friends.
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Posted on 12 October, 2010 - 11:43 by Patrick
The other morning when I was walking along Wellington's waterfront to work, a cyclist had the grace to ring her bell to let me know she was coming up fairly slowly behind me.
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Posted on 11 October, 2010 - 14:38 by Alex admin
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Posted on 30 September, 2010 - 11:00 by Alex admin
In debates all candidates profess support f
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Posted on 29 September, 2010 - 14:26 by Patrick
At the Library Bar, upstairs 51 Courtenay PlaceAgenda1. welcome and introductions (5 mins)2. Vote Bike (5 mins) report how it went
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Posted on 23 September, 2010 - 13:51 by Alex admin
Bike a bit with Andy at Queen Elizabeth Park, Paekakariki on Sunday 3 Oct
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Posted on 23 September, 2010 - 12:35 by Alex admin
Today is World Car Free Day. I met David, Liz and Richard in Island Bay and we teamed up to ride into town.
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Posted on 16 September, 2010 - 11:44 by Alex admin
FROCKS on Bikes member Isabella Cawthorn is one of 10 (out of 12) submitters in favour of lowering speed limits along the Golden Mile.
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Posted on 13 September, 2010 - 17:10 by AlastairS
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Posted on 7 September, 2010 - 10:09 by murrayrobertson
I read the summary of the Ngauaranga Triangle Strategic Study this morning and was really impressed with how well cycling is considered along with pedestrians.
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Posted on 2 September, 2010 - 14:27 by Alex admin
A joint study between the NZTA, Wellington City Council and Hutt City Council that outlines an integrated long term strategy for the Ngauranga Triangle.
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Posted on 2 September, 2010 - 12:35 by Alex admin
When: Wednesday, 8 September 2010 12:30-13:30  Wellington.Where: Meet by Café Eis and the lagoon and ride to somewhere of joint choosing on the day.
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Posted on 29 August, 2010 - 13:01 by Illona
At the Library Bar,  upstairs 51 Courtney Place Agenda 1. welcome (5 mins) 2. Vote Bike (30 mins?)
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Posted on 27 August, 2010 - 04:05 by AlastairS
Joined a picnic organised by the Vancouver Area Cycling Coalition - brought fraternal greetings from CAW!
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Posted on 27 August, 2010 - 04:03 by AlastairS
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Posted on 27 August, 2010 - 04:02 by AlastairS
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Posted on 24 August, 2010 - 17:15 by AlastairS
Came across a nice 45min documentary made by CBC in Canada, Pedal Power. Starting with reports of a notorious
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Posted on 24 August, 2010 - 11:27 by Patrick
The aim is to get every bike in Wellington that is not working out of garages, storage etc to get fixed up and on the road. Come on down to Waitangi Park and help fix up bikes.
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Posted on 19 August, 2010 - 14:28 by Patrick
Cyclists on footpaths
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Posted on 17 August, 2010 - 14:09 by AlastairS
GWRC have put out a draft public transport plan.
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Posted on 12 August, 2010 - 15:09 by Patrick
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Posted on 11 August, 2010 - 09:55 by Patrick
Cyclists could be forced to rethink their travel plans as Wellington's new trains cut the amount of space available for bikes in peak times.
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Posted on 9 August, 2010 - 12:56 by Alex admin
Parking… the missing link in the future evolution of our cities.
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Posted on 5 August, 2010 - 14:56 by Alex admin
This is the first in a series of ideas for Wellington, which will be mostly bicycle, and public transport related.
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Posted on 5 August, 2010 - 12:48 by Alex admin
Present: Claire Pascoe, Craig Lucena, Patrick Morgan (CAN), Dolores, Gilbert Sanseau, John Randal, Simon Kennett, Paul, Jason, Willemijn, Illona Keenan
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Posted on 5 August, 2010 - 11:57 by Alex admin
Hello,
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Posted on 30 July, 2010 - 17:59 by AlastairS
GWRC in conjunction with TranzMetro is reviewing the policy for the carriage of cycles on trains.
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Posted on 23 July, 2010 - 16:20 by Illona
Meeting 3rd August, 6-7.30The Library Bar, above Burger King, Courteney PlaceAgenda1 Welcome (5 mins)2 Free Wheel into Summer (10 min)
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Posted on 20 July, 2010 - 18:15 by AlastairS
Maybe work this video into the next bikes on trains campaign?
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Posted on 16 July, 2010 - 17:27 by AlastairS
WCC are calling for submissions on parking, in particular the removal of parking at B
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Posted on 16 July, 2010 - 17:18 by AlastairS
Spare a thought for our northern comrades, who have a new issue with "tidal flow" - according to the NZ Herald
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