Bike Wise is New Zealand's national programme of cycling-related activities and events across the country.

February is Bike Wise Month and during this time and beyond, there are many community and school events that include Big Bike Tune Ups, Go By Bike Day events and cycle-skills training.

In 2015, 830 events took place around the country, with almost 120,000 people participating.

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Want to promote your awesome cycling events? Add them to our events calendar by registering them here.

Please note: all coordinator kits have been distributed. 

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Go By Bike Day

A one-day event in your region that encourages people to switch from cars, buses and trains to biking to work for a day. At certain events, a free breakfast awaits cyclists at the end of their ride.

In 2016 Go By Bike Day was held on Wednesday 10 February.

Big Bike Tune Up

The Big Bike Tune Up (BBTU) is a safety initiative designed to encourage new and past bike-riders to get their unused bikes out of storage and along to a BBTU event.

Mechanics at the BBTU event will give the bike a quick maintenance check to make sure it is safe and road-worthy.

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