Calling all superheroes – come to our AGM!

Calling all superheroes - come to our AGM!Picture people pouring in the doors next Wednesday evening, eager to get a drink, a nibble and ready to talk about what’s happening to make things better for bikes. They look like regular Aucklanders – but we like to think they’re wearing super-hero capes that only we can see. Because these unassuming people – you – have hidden …
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‘A deluge of money and outbursts of belief’ – the Chair’s report to the AGM, August 2015

'A deluge of money and outbursts of belief' - the Chair's report to the AGM, August 20152015 stands out for being the year of: a deluge of money; a sweet and irresistible force; outbursts of belief; and a major leap forward. Here’s a snapshot of the highlights, and a record of those who deserve our thanks. A Deluge of Money A national flood of $$. Our 2014 AGM followed close on …
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Come to our Bike Breakfast: Thursday 6 August

Come to our Bike Breakfast: Thursday 6 AugustThe first Thursday is almost upon us again — time to mark the calendar and set the alarm clock, so you can make it along to the most invigorating breakfast of the month. Everyone is warmly welcome to pop along – it’s a great way to meet like-minded people, and get the goss on what’s happening …
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Bike Breakfasts in the Burbs

Bike Breakfasts in the BurbsThe monthly Bike Breakfasts in the city (organised by Cycle Action’s Kirsten Shouler) are an immensely valuable part of our network. Relaxed but regular, they’re an opportunity to get together and shoot the breeze, for those with an interest in how bikes fit into the city. We know not everyone can make it into town first thing in …
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From shore to shining shore – Jonathan Kennett’s vision

From shore to shining shore - Jonathan Kennett's visionWhat a delight it was to have Jonathan Kennett in town last week – one of the legendary Kennett Brothers, who have done so much for cycling in New Zealand. We say “legendary”, because Jonathan and his brothers are a  powerhouse – they didn’t just help create many of the bike trails we all now take for granted, …
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Auckland, via Kensington & Chelsea – Kathryn King

Auckland, via Kensington & Chelsea - Kathryn KingThe room was buzzing as we settled in last Thursday to hear from AT’s new manager of Walking and Cycling, Kathryn King. She’s a local gal, given a good polish by her decade and a half of experience in biking capitals of the world Tokyo, Amsterdam, and latterly London – where she helped spearhead a cycling renaissance in …
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Who wants to ride in Auckland & Taming The Strand

This month’s Cycle Action public meeting will bring you 2 hot topics for discussion THIS THURSDAY: The results of the Auckland Transport’s 2014 cycling survey of 1,250 Aucklanders. This is such second large-scale professional survey undertaken by AT, so makes for interesting reading. Melanie Alexander has been responsible for overseeing the survey in AT and …
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