31 Jul 2019 | News

Coroner wrong in Walk to School decision

Living Streets Aotearoa is shocked that the Coroner has said “ the girl killed by rubbish truck should not have been walking to school without adult”It is a child's right to walk to school safely and its the Government's job to make sure it was safe to...

09 Jul 2019 | News

Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting of Living Streets AotearoaWednesday 21th August 2019, 7.00pm You are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting of Living Streets Aotearoa which will be held:- on Wednesday 21th August 2019, 7.00pm- by Zoom internet conference ...

17 Jun 2019 | News

Building better communities in New Zealand

Thought-leaders to share plans to improve the walking experience at second New Zealand Walking SummitFor the first time, Auckland will host the Walking Summit from 20 - 21 June - New Zealand's leading event for promoting walking-friendly communities.Of...

17 May 2019 | News

A letter from a member on e-scooters

Dear fellow pedestrians,Life as we have known it has changed forever. We have long shared our footpaths with the odd cyclist or skateboarder, but the appearance and proliferation of e-scooter machines is a whole new thing.This new era requires that we ...

07 Dec 2018 | News

Dear Lester and the Auckland Transport Board,

Dear Lester and the Auckland Transport Board,London, New York, Melbourne, Sydney, Berlin, Copenhagen, Amsterdam and ParisThese great cities of the world have speed limits of 30 km/h.Their safer speeds have resulted in less death and serious injuries, h...

05 Dec 2018 | News

Meanwhile in Auckland

 Its been a busy 2 weeks here in AucklandThe pedestrianistion of Queen st has been approved as part of the City Centre masterplan - here are the details Buses get to use the shoulder on the motorway to speed up the journey - here are the details Walk A...

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 ...

16 Sep 2018 | News

Andy McNeill Memorial run or 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