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Find out the latest news and stories about biking around New Zealand.

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Go By Bike Day 2017

Go By Bike Day 2017

Go By Bike Day is back!  In 2017, New Zealand's national Go By Bike Day will be held on Wednesday 8 February. 

Aotearoa Bike Challenge launched

Share the joy of riding with your friends and family, sign up for February's Aotearoa Bike Challenge now!

Bike Wise rides into the future

After more than a decade in the saddle, Bike Wise is parking up from 30 June 2016. 


Pit stop at Be Bright and win a $50 voucher


The days may be getting shorter and cooler, but many of us are braving the elements to continue using our bikes for transport, fitness and fun. Doing so safely, however, depends on Being Bright: lights, high visibility clothing and reflectors are an absolute must. Pull into one of the many Pit Stops that Bike Wise has established around the country, complete a quick survey and you could win a $50 bike store voucher.

2walk and cycle conference

2walk and cycle graphic

Have you ever wanted to meet up with like-minded individuals striving for a more active, healthier community? The 2WALKandCYCLE Conference 2016 delivers just that.

New residents benefit from cycle skills lessons

Residents new to Hamilton came in for a treat recently when they attended a cycle skills training session. 

Buddy cyclists to encourage more cycling in Christchurch

A new initiative called ‘Go Cycle Christchurch’ is setting out to encourage more people to get out on their bikes and enjoy the great facilities and scenery the city has on offer.  

NZ's Favourite Places to Cycle: And the winner is...

The Otago Central Rail Trail has been named New Zealand’s Favourite Place to Cycle.

Corrections go by bike

Corrections sites across the country supported Bike Wise national Go By Bike day last week.

BMX track to open in Karori

Capital BMX Club would like to invite the people of Wellington to the opening of the new Wellington BMX Track.