The Big Bike Film Night

The Big Bike Film NightPrepare to be inspired! The Big Bike Film Night is on a mission sharing the best cycling short films from around the world with you. Our 2019 collection showcases everything a cycling-centric audience could want: action, drama, humour, and plenty of inspiration; the evening is going to be unashamedly, unequivocally, and utterly bike-alicious! Our treasure …

Breakfast Conversation Session: Cycling & Auckland Issues – Thur 7 Feb

Please join us for this year’s first session at the Art Gallery Cafe! Good conversation on the big issues for Auckland cycling, transport and city design. It’s informal and all welcome… No need to RSVP….just drop in whenever suits. See you there!. from 7.30am onwards Thursday 7th February Art Gallery Cafe, Level 1 (enter from cafe terrace …
Comments 0

In brief: Onehunga Foreshore Work Started

In case you missed it (we did!) – work has now started on the reclamation of the western Onehunga Foreshore, cut off decades ago by the SH20 motorway. New headlands, beaches and paths are coming, paid for jointly by Auckland Council and NZTA. It’s great to hear that the appeals that temporarily stopped the project …
Comments 0

Where are the priorities? That taxi trial – again!

I was rung on Thursday by AT’s Road Corridor Operations Manager inviting me to meet in the new year as consultation for a paper he will be preparing for the AT Board on the contentious “taxis in bus lanes” trial idea raised by Nikki Kaye and supported by the Chief Operating Officer at Auckland Transport …
Comments 2

Auckland Transport’s Business [to] Report: November

TL:DR: Waterview Cycleway delayed. Cycle count numbers in October behaving oddly. As every month, we had a look at the business report of Auckland Transport to review any items of interest for cycling. Where possible, we will also provide additional context from our own discussions with Auckland Transport. Note that where the below is italicised, …
Comments 10

Breakfast Conversation Session: Cycling & Auckland Issues – Thur 6 Dec

It’s been a great year for breakfast sessions – it’s wonderful to welcome new faces every month along with growing number of regulars. Please join us for this year’s final session at the Art Gallery Cafe to talk about cycling, transport and city issues and catch up with friends and colleagues. All welcome… No need to RSVP… …
Comments 0

Albany Highway proceeding with Copenhagen Cycle Lanes

The design and land purchases for Auckland’s first “Copenhagen Cycle Lane” project are being completed at the moment, and construction is intended to start mid-2013. This project will be a massive step change for cycling in Auckland, as Auckland Transport and designer GHD are really pushing NZ boundaries with their design. Combining the safety benefits …
Comments 9