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Nelson seeks feedback on walking routes, bike trails
15 Sep 2021   /

Nelson seeks feedback on walking routes, bike trails

Nelson City Council is seeking feedback on proposals to increase the number of family-friendly walking routes and mountain biking tracks in the region.


Doors creak open for handful of operators at level 3
1 Sep 2021   /

Doors creak open for handful of operators at level 3

A few mountain bike parks and golf courses will take customers today, albeit in a limited way.


Marlborough park open for locals walking only
25 Aug 2021   /

Marlborough park open for locals walking only

Wither Hills Farm Park in Blenheim is open for walking at Covid-19 alert level 4 but the mountain bike park is closed.


Auckland’s $26.6m safe cycle route opens
2 Aug 2021   /

Auckland’s $26.6m safe cycle route opens

The opening of two bridges across the Northern Motorway marks the completion of the government’s $26.6m Northcote Safe Cycle Route.


Walking charity welcomes pedestrian bridge over Auckland harbour
9 Jun 2021   /

Walking charity welcomes pedestrian bridge over Auckland harbour

Bridge supports Climate Change Commission target of reducing emissions by making walking and cycling easier.


Cycle Journeys to donate $45k per year for trail upkeep
18 May 2021  

Cycle Journeys to donate $45k per year for trail upkeep

Cycle Journeys aims to unburden ratepayers and reduce reliance on council funding.


New $7m Otago trail opens, Nash commits more funding
10 May 2021   /

New $7m Otago trail opens, Nash commits more funding

Another $7m will fund new and upgraded cycle and walking trails in Central Otago.


Up to $190m from NZTA to fast-track walking, cycling route
28 Apr 2021   /

Up to $190m from NZTA to fast-track walking, cycling route

Construction on shared path between the Hutt Valley and Wellington City to begin this year.


Safety first for Heaphy Track mountain biking – DOC
23 Apr 2021   /

Safety first for Heaphy Track mountain biking – DOC

Mountain bikers can ride the Heaphy Track in the Kahurangi National Park from 1 May to 30 November.


Work starts on Auckland walking, cycling connection
20 Apr 2021  

Work starts on Auckland walking, cycling connection

Work is to start replacing Auckland’s Old Māngere Bridge and restoring a walking and cycling connection across the Manukau Harbour.


Wellington’s harbour-side walking, biking path opens
16 Mar 2021  

Wellington’s harbour-side walking, biking path opens

A morning blessing ceremony has marked the opening of Wellington’s new Cobham Drive walking and biking route.


Cruise excursion firm pivots, plans for growth
3 Mar 2021   /

Cruise excursion firm pivots, plans for growth

With the industry yet to revive, one BOP excursion company aims to expand as far as the South Island with a new product.


New $1.7m walking, cycling path for Punakaiki
18 Dec 2020  

New $1.7m walking, cycling path for Punakaiki

A new $1.68m shared walking and cycling path will be built at Punakaiki through the Jobs for Nature programme.


Advisor appointed to Remutaka Cycle Trail
18 Dec 2020   /

Advisor appointed to Remutaka Cycle Trail

Kim Young, who previously worked at Te Papa, would help develop the Remutaka Cycle Trail into the next “Great Ride” along the lines of other popular Great Rides such as the Otago Central Rail Trail and Alps 2 Ocean.


New trail provides West Coast tourism boost
7 Dec 2020   /

New trail provides West Coast tourism boost

The trail would eventually traverse 55 kilometres of West Coast scenery from Westport, around Cape Foulwind to Charleston.


NZTA launches NZ-wide cycling map
26 Nov 2020   /

NZTA launches NZ-wide cycling map

A new interactive cycle route map has been launched that shows how the cycling network connects across New Zealand.


DOC seeks feedback on conservation land cycle tracks
27 Oct 2020   /

DOC seeks feedback on conservation land cycle tracks

The Department of Conservation is seeking feedback on new areas identified for cycle tracks and trails on public conservation lands and waters across Otago.


Hawke’s Bay projects secure $4m PGF investment
19 Oct 2020   /

Hawke’s Bay projects secure $4m PGF investment

Central Hawke’s Bay District Council will receive a $750,000 grant to enhance the Tuki Tuki Cycle and River Trails.


Partners named for $360m Auckland Harbour Bridge pathway
31 Aug 2020   /

Partners named for $360m Auckland Harbour Bridge pathway

Waka Kotahi New Zealand Transport Agency has picked Fulton Hogan, HEB Construction, Aurecon, McConnell Dowell and Freyssinet to partner on its Northern Pathway project.


On the Go Awards to celebrate safer transport
12 Aug 2020   /

On the Go Awards to celebrate safer transport

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is hosting the On the Go Awards to acknowledge projects that support a healthier, cleaner and safer transport system.


Govt invests $2.7m in walking, cycleway path
5 Aug 2020   /

Govt invests $2.7m in walking, cycleway path

The walk and cycleway will close an existing gap in the network between Chambers Street and Marine Parade along Ellison Street, and along Te Awa Avenue from Ellison Street to Napier Boys High School.


Work begins on new Marlborough cycle trail
23 Jul 2020   /

Work begins on new Marlborough cycle trail

The trail was part of a wider vineyard cycling network developed in partnership with the Renwick Smart and Connected Bike Walk Group.


Taupō trails cycling event to go ahead
25 Jun 2020  

Taupō trails cycling event to go ahead

The Taupō Treasure Trails event will go ahead these July school holidays, says Destination Great Lake Taupo.


Cycle trails to play leading role in tourism recovery – operator
13 May 2020   /

Cycle trails to play leading role in tourism recovery – operator

Cycle trails will play a leading role in the recovery of the tourism industry, says Cycle Journeys CEO Geoff Gabites.


Fire risk forces closure of Marlborough tracks
25 Feb 2020   /

Fire risk forces closure of Marlborough tracks

The hot dry summer has forced the closure of most tracks in the Wither Hills Farm Park, including the Mountain Bike Park.


New Rangitoto e-bike tour launches
10 Dec 2019  

New Rangitoto e-bike tour launches

Adventure Capital have launched new guided e-bike tours of Rangitoto and Motutapu in Auckland.


Alpine Group launches new helibike brand
29 Nov 2019   /

Alpine Group launches new helibike brand

The Alpine Group has launched its new Southern Lakes Helibike brand to the Queenstown & Wanaka market.


Coronet Peak summer season to open with new gondola cabins
22 Nov 2019   /

Coronet Peak summer season to open with new gondola cabins

Coronet Peak will open its full summer season 1 December, debuting its new 8-seater gondola cabin.


$500k for Clutha Gold Cycle Trail extension
30 Oct 2019   /

$500k for Clutha Gold Cycle Trail extension

The Clutha Gold Great Ride Cycle Trail extension has received a further $500,000 in funding from the Otago Community Trust.


DOC signs off Porirua Adventure Park
29 Oct 2019   /

DOC signs off Porirua Adventure Park

The Porirua Adventure Park has been given the green light following its final consent being signed off by the Department of Conservation.


More gold in Rotorua’s mountain biking
22 Aug 2019  

More gold in Rotorua’s mountain biking

Rotorua will keep its gold-level Ride Centre status for another four years – one of only six accredited in the world.


15,000 expected to attend NZ’s largest cycling event
11 Jun 2019   /

15,000 expected to attend NZ’s largest cycling event

Entries have opened for the BDO Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge with around 6,000 cyclists and 9,000 supporters expected to attend.


Construction of Lake Dunstan trail begins
4 Jun 2019   /

Construction of Lake Dunstan trail begins

Work has started on Central Otago’s newest cycle trail, The Lake Dunstan Trail.


PGF invests $6.5m in Otago cycle trail
24 May 2019   /

PGF invests $6.5m in Otago cycle trail

The Clutha Gold Great Ride Cycle Trail will almost double in length thanks to the cash.


Great Rides secure $2.3m funding
23 Apr 2019   /

Great Rides secure $2.3m funding

The government is investing $2.3m in NZ’s Great Rides with the Hawke’s Bay the big winner from the funding boost.


Mountain bike park secures $490k from PGF
29 Nov 2018   /

Mountain bike park secures $490k from PGF

The Waitangi Mountain Bike Park in Northland is to receive $490,000 towards its completion from the Provincial Growth Fund.


Van Asch expands portfolio with HeliBike NZ acquisition
30 Oct 2018  

Van Asch expands portfolio with HeliBike NZ acquisition

Bungy pioneer Henry van Asch has added another tourism business to his portfolio with the purchase of Queenstown-based HeliBike NZ, and is introducing a “bungy twist” as part of growth plans.


Eleven Great Rides share $770k funding
25 Oct 2018  

Eleven Great Rides share $770k funding

Eleven New Zealand cycle trails will share a $770,000 investment as part of the latest allocation from the $8m Maintaining the Quality of Great Rides Fund.


Great Lake Trail secures $245k for extension
17 Oct 2018   /

Great Lake Trail secures $245k for extension

Taupō’s Great Lake Trail has been granted $245,000 for a 15km extension to help improve safety and promote the region as a cycling destination.


NZMSC launches Backcountry Mountain Biking Guide
16 Oct 2018  

NZMSC launches Backcountry Mountain Biking Guide

The New Zealand Mountain Safety Council has launched a guide to help local and visiting cyclists prepare for and get the most out of backcountry terrain trips.


Auckland’s SkyPath to take off with $67m of government funding
24 Aug 2018  

Auckland’s SkyPath to take off with $67m of government funding

Auckland Harbour Bridge’s proposed SkyPath is set to become a reality after confirmation that it will receive $67m of government funding.


$13m for new 530km Otago cycle trail network
9 Aug 2018  

$13m for new 530km Otago cycle trail network

The government has granted $13.2m towards the creation of a continuous 530km-long cycle trail network across Otago.


NZTA begins Harbour Bridge SkyPath business case study
7 Aug 2018  

NZTA begins Harbour Bridge SkyPath business case study

The route will connect with the proposed $31m SeaPath on Auckland’s North Shore.


New bike trails for New Plymouth’s Lake Mangamahoe
6 Aug 2018   /

New bike trails for New Plymouth’s Lake Mangamahoe

New Plymouth’s mountain bike trails at Lake Mangamahoe are set to be extended by 10km with work on a pavilion also progressing.


Twin Coast Cycle Trail appoints GM
2 Aug 2018   /

Twin Coast Cycle Trail appoints GM

Pou Herenga Tai – Twin Coast Cycle Trail Trust has appointed Adrienne Tari its new general manager.


Report: Whakarewarewa cyclists worth up to $50m annually
13 Jul 2018  

Report: Whakarewarewa cyclists worth up to $50m annually

Mountain bikers touring Rotorua’s Whakarewarewa Forest contribute $30m-$50m in annual spending to the local economy, according to a new report.


Cycle Journeys founder to make way for new GM
10 Jul 2018   /

Cycle Journeys founder to make way for new GM

Cycle Journeys’ founder, Geoff Gabites, is making way for a new manager to lead the next phase of growth at the six-year-old business.


CAP in major race summer hat-trick
21 Jun 2018  

CAP in major race summer hat-trick

Christchurch Adventure Park has secured three major race events for the upcoming summer season.


Mountain biking to be allowed at Tongariro National Park
18 May 2018  

Mountain biking to be allowed at Tongariro National Park

The New Zealand Conservation Authority approved amendments to the Tongariro National Park Management Plan which will allow for mountain biking at its most recent meeting in Wellington on 23 April.


Cycle trails secure $2.6m funding
1 Mar 2018   /

Cycle trails secure $2.6m funding

Tasman’s Great Taste Trail has been granted $2.4m in funding for it to be extended and upgraded to a multi-day ride.