Whanganui bike riders and retailers share views on cycling and shared pathways

Hard data is hard to come by but talk to anyone with close links to cycling and they’ll tell you there are more bikes on Whanganui’s streets and shared pathways. The Whanganui Bicycle Users Group (BUG) advocates for cycling in Whanganui. It is committed to building a strong cycling community while increasing cycle awareness and […]

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Shared Pathway Incentive

Love ’em or hate ’em, there’s no doubt that the number of people riding bikes around Whanganui is increasing. We’re seeing a new breed of cyclist – one whose priority is leisure, health, transport or all three, with no lycra in sight. Many of them are getting off the road and on to the growing […]

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Cycle Forward pilot programme life-changing for Whanganui people with arthritis

A group of eight people, some of whom hadn’t been on a bike for decades, have unexpectedly become staunch cheerleaders for Whanganui’s shared pathways. They’re participants in Cycle Forward, a national pilot programme for people with arthritis being trialled in Whanganui. To read more, got to the Whanganui Chronicle

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