Links

Beautiful bikes, amazing accessories, interesting perspectives, and sites from the rest of the country to check out.

The most important one

The NZ Road Code for Cyclists

Benefits of cycling

Benefits of investing in cycling in New Zealand communities – NZTA – provides information about the key benefits of investing in cycling, for councils, communities and individuals.

Cycleway Design Guides

Urban Bikeway Design Guide

Christchurch Cycle Design Guidelines

The Councils

Greater Wellington Regional Council cycling page.

Wellington City Council cycle safely page

Wellington City Council fix-it page (send them locations of dangerous drain hole covers and they will replace them – amongst other things)

Porirua City Council cycling page.

Hutt City Council cycling and walking page.

Our local advocates. Get involved, they’d love to have you!

Cycle Aware Wellington

Hutt Cycle Network

Kapiti Cycling

Mana Cycle Group

Island Bay Cycleway – promoting cycling as a transport choice in Island Bay

Wellington Groups and Sites

Frocks on bikes Wellington

Revolve Women’s Cycling

NZ Green Bike Trust – refurbished bikes for sale and for hire

Extreme Picnics!

Wellington Cycle Chic

Wellington Region Cycleways blog

Dame Truth fixies!

Mechanical Tempest Wellington’s DIY community bike shop. Looking for a bike or just a part? Want to know how to fix that worrying rattle? Check them out.

PNP  Port Nicholson Poneke Cycle Club has possibly the most comprehensive weekly newsletters of local cycle-related events

Wellington Bike Polo – organises matches in the Aro Valley

Rebicycle: pre-loved bikes for refugees

Pimp your ride

Bells and Whistles – online beautiful bike accessories store

General NZ

BikeWise

Cycling Action Network (CAN)

Frocks on Bikes

NZ Bicycle Registry – register your bike – could help if it’s stolen

NZTA Getting Around By Bike page

Urban Bicycles – the best source of information on transport bikes available in New Zealand.

Other parts of the country

Auckland

Bike Friendly North Shore – great blog with highly t-shirt-able graphics. Especially relevant for families who ride together.

Bike Auckland – also a very good resource.

Steady Rollin’ – Track bikes in Auckland (and Christchurch) with good grammar.

The Chain Gang Girls – Girls on bikes