Story: Bicycles

Cycling Advocates Network

Cycling Advocates Network

CAN activist Steve Walker cycles on the edge of State Highway 88 at St Leonards near Dunedin in 2008. In a newspaper article that year he called for cycle lanes and other amenities for Otago cyclists. The Cycling Advocates Network (CAN) was formed in 1997 to lobby for amenities for cyclists.

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Jamie Mackay, 'Bicycles - Cycle clubs, advocacy and accidents', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 13 June 2024)

Story by Jamie Mackay, published 11 Mar 2010, reviewed & revised 27 Sep 2016