16 Sep 2018 | News

ANDY MCNEILL MEMORIAL RUN/WALK – Wellington

Wellington Marathon Clinic will hold acommunity run/walk event in memory of Andy McNeill.  Andy was a long standingmember of the clinic who sadly passed away from pancreatic cancer nearly fouryears ago.There will be two courses, runners will do almost ...

12 Sep 2018 | News

Breakfast TV on our Footpath Flyers

The Breakfast Show interviewed President Andy Smith about footpath obstacles and our solutions with the Green 'Cut back the Vegetation' and Yellow 'Dont Park on the Footpath' Flyers.See the interview here.

01 Sep 2018 | News

Great Harbour Way – Ngauranga and Petone

Great Harbour Way Trustee and former Mayor Celia Wade-Brown is delighted the Government will be advancing the missing link in the Great Harbour Way. “The Great Harbour Way, Te Aranui o Pōneke, is an amazing scenic opportunity for locals and tourists al...

28 Aug 2018 | News

Wāhine Walking on Suffrage Day

An after work walk, starting at the Suffragists Petition past ten sites including places celebrating Māori wāhine, women artists, writers and refugees.Koha to Eva's Wish charity against sexual violence.starting National Library Foyer, Thorndon

28 Aug 2018 | News

Skypath gives Auckland's feet a lift

Living Streets Aotearoa President Andy Smith says "Skypath will be a wonderful connection for Auckland's walkers, runners and wheelchair users as well as cyclists. Skypath gives Auckland's feet a lift!"He adds "It's a pleasure to have worked with cycli...

01 Aug 2018 | News

Walk21 in Bogota Columbia

Walk 21 this year is in Bogota and Enrique Penalosa will pay for your registration fee.They invented temporary street closures for walking and cycling.Gil Penalosa put in new parks for the people and Enrique put in high speed bus corridors. see the lin...

28 Jun 2018 | News

AA Directions story on Pedestrian Safety

Hi Living Streets Aotearoa, Here is a PDF of the Directions story on Pedestrian Safety we talked about a while back when you came to visit.The readership of Directions has increased recently and the magazine now has a circulation of ABC Audit 643,522 a...

27 Jun 2018 | News

Education Gazette ISSUE: VOLUME 97, NUMBER 10

Living Streets Aotearoa executive committee member and former Wellington mayor Celia Wade-Brown says while some ideas, such as the walking school bus, were implemented here because they were proven to be effective overseas, others are dependent on the ...

07 Dec 2017 | News

Auckland – Christmas Walking Trails

Make the most of early summer evenings and enjoy our city’s most loved Christmas attractions on foot!  These Christmas trails take in old favourites including the Smith and Caughey’s Christmas window, Queen Street Santa and the Franklin Road lights, as...

10 Nov 2017 | News

Walking in North America – Celia Wade-Brown

Talking, walking, seeing fall colours and catching up with friends and family - what's not to like about a visit to North America in September? We started with the grand official opening of the Banff Commonwealth Walkway. It physically links several pa...

25 Oct 2017 | News

Letter to new Transport Ministers

Kia ora Minister Congratulations on your new role and wishing you every success as we move towards a sustainable climate-friendly future. Walking has many benefits that will help us on this journey, including: Strong economic benefits, as demonstrated ...