News: August 2019
Below is a list of the latest news from the Walking Access Commission Ara Hikoi Aotearoa. If you have a media or communications query contact Stephen Day, our Communications Manager | Kaiwhakahaere Whakapā on 04 815 8517 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Christchurch kids win Top Outdoor Spot Competition
Three Christchurch children have won the top prizes in the Walking Access Commission 2019 Top Outdoor Spot Competition.
Grigg Drive Track provides greater access to Wither Hills
The Grigg Drive to Rotary Lookout track will provide people with direct access from the Boulevard on Taylor subdivision to the Farm Park and its network of tracks
Franklin North-Waikato link their communities
In mid-2018 people in the North Waikato brought the Commission and local councils to a hui to discuss concerns about public access and transport in the region.
Hundreds give feedback on Walking Access Review
Hundreds of people and organisations shared their thoughts with MPI and the independent review panel on the review of the Walking Access Act.
Off-road paths will make safer school journeys
The Walking Access Commission advocates for more off-road pathways for people to get between their homes and key amenities like schools, places of work and shops.
Off-road pathways needed to link North-Waikato towns
A new report has called for a network of off-road tracks and trails connecting the North Waikato towns of Pokeno, Pukekohe, and Tuakau.