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

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Bike Buyer’s Guide

Image of an Avanti bike

Is a bike on your shopping list this Christmas?  The Bike Wise Bike Buyer’s Guide has been designed with you in mind!

Cycling events for all the family

Tykes on Trikes Rotorua Bike Festival 2013

Cycling events for all the family will be at the heart of the 2nd Rotorua Bike Festival in February.

Checking out the Block: Cyclists beat the crowds with Auckland Transport bike valet

Image of Auckland Transport's bike valet parking system across the road from The Block NZ open homes in October

Unless you’ve been hiding beneath a rock this year, you will probably have heard of the television series ‘The Block NZ’.  

Transport Agency urging Kiwis to get Bike Wise this summer

NZ Transport Agency urges Kiwis to get Bike Wise this summer

Summer is here and the NZ Transport Agency is encouraging Kiwis to get on their bikes and discover the many benefits cycling has to offer.  

West Coast Wilderness Trail opens with great fanfare

West Coast Wilderness Trail now officially open

The official opening of the West Coast Wilderness trail drew a crowd of over 1000 people. 

Campaign ends, but cyclists urged to ‘Be Bright’ a little longer

Throughout winter, we’ve encouraged cyclists around the country to be brighter this winter. While the end of August sees the Be Bright campaign drawing to a close, cyclists are reminded to stay bright.

The Little Bike Club That Could

Rotorua Single Speed Society logo

An eccentric event with a heart of gold has resulted in a windfall for charity.

Brand new activity guides launched to help you keep fit and healthy

Remember the slogan – ’30 minutes a day, gotta push play’? 

Mid-winter tips

Lacking the motivation to get out for a bike ride?

Wellingtonians get ‘Pedal Ready’

Thanks to funding from Kiwisport and Sport Wellington, Pedal Ready is able to deliver free cycle skills training to children throughout the the Wellington region.