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Being bright contributes to Brake NZ Road Safety Week 2012

Neon tutus and fluoro leg warmers may not be everyone’s usual work attire, but employees have been encouraged to don the most insanely brightest clothes they could find!

Glentunnel School benefits from Bike Wise programme

A lovely thank you card has brightened the Bike Wise
team’s day…

Queenstown Lakes District Walk 'n' Wheels a great success

The annual Walk ‘n’ Wheels Week was a great success with help from many organisations.

Bike Wise launches Be Bright campaign

As daylight hours shorten around the country, Bike Wise and the NZ Police are keen to raise awareness for cyclists to be visible while riding.

MWH New Zealand Limited Bike Wise team grant wish

MWH New Zealand Limited decided to forgo their prize so they could grant a little girl her wish.

Mount Maunganui Primary gets Bike Wise

Five senior classes from Mount Maunganui Primary took to the streets last week to demonstrate their Bike Wise abilities.

Rotorua BMX riders give it a go at Bike Wise event

Riders of all ages and abilities turned out in force for Rotorua’s ‘Give it a go BMX Night'.

Queues for free bike repairs

Fifty bicycles were returned to good working order at the Whakatane Big Bike Fix Up event earlier in the month.

New brakes, new bits - new lease of life!

Riding six kilometers, seven days a week may not sound too difficult, but there is more to it than meets the eye...

Cycle commuting made easy with Bike Wise video series

Bike Wise Month 2012 has seen many New Zealanders discover (or rediscover) cycling as a great way to get around...