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Shared Pathway Gets Walkers Off Busy Airport Road

Thursday, 15 April 2021, 10:45 am | NZ Walking Access Commission

Walkers and cyclists living in Southeast Auckland will soon be able to enjoy a shared walkway off Highway 20B on Campana Road. This will be much safer for people who previously had to walk along the busy 20B state highway. This pathway is also an important part ... More >>

Fishers’ right-of-way to open beside Riuwaka River

Thursday, 2 August 2018, 1:40 pm | NZ Walking Access Commission

The deal sees a public right-of-way opened along nearly a kilometre of riverbank off Riuwaka Valley Left Branch Road to where the river leaves Kahurangi National Park. More >>

Northland group awarded funding for coastal walkway

Friday, 5 September 2014, 1:28 pm | NZ Walking Access Commission

Northland group awarded funding for coastal walkway extension Northland’s Waipu Lions Club has been awarded an $8,000 grant from the New Zealand Walking Access Commission to support its work extending the Waipu Beach to Langs Cove Coastal Walkway. The ... More >>

Walking access champions sought for awards

Tuesday, 17 June 2014, 11:58 am | NZ Walking Access Commission

People and organisations across New Zealand are being urged to send in their nominations for the 2014 Walking Access Awards. The annual awards, run by the New Zealand Walking Access Commission, recognise the leadership, achievements and contributions of people ... More >>

Outdoor Access Projects to Receive Walking Access Funding

Tuesday, 28 May 2013, 2:01 pm | NZ Walking Access Commission

The New Zealand Walking Access Commission has awarded more than $60,000 in funding to organisations across the country working to enhance recreational access in the outdoors. More >>

National mapping system enters next stage of evolution

Tuesday, 16 October 2012, 5:00 pm | NZ Walking Access Commission

Discovering recreational opportunities in the outdoors has today become even easier thanks to the introduction of major enhancements to the Walking Access Mapping System ( www.wams.org.nz ). More >>

Dry Acheron Track established in Canterbury

Monday, 16 May 2011, 2:39 pm | NZ Walking Access Commission

A walkway has been established in Canterbury to enhance access along parts of the Dry Acheron Stream to the Big Ben Range in the Korowai/Torlesse Tussocklands Park. The walkway offers a variety of walks for people of varying fitness levels and is ... More >>

NZ Walking Access Commission Report

Monday, 16 November 2009, 3:21 pm | NZ Walking Access Commission

New Zealand Walking Access Commission chairman John Acland said the first nine months of operation were a busy time for the Commission and, although the organisation was not yet fully operational, progress has been made on key priorities. More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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