Bubs on Bikes Wellington

Chainlinks Cargobike photo Wellington’s first family friendly ‘try my bike’ event at Wellington’s second annual Ciclovia. Try out different bike seats, trailers, balance bikes, trikes and more kids bike gear (aimed at families with pre-school children, but all welcome). Plus score some freebies from Pedal Ready, GW and WCC.

Local bike shops, Bicycle Junction and Burkes Cycles, will be on hand to demo, explain or let you try out their products. Pedal Ready cycle skills instructors will be there to help you gain confidence on the roads with your little treasures. And we’ve also got experienced Wellington parent-kid cycling duos to answer your questions.

Leah and SylviaCome down to the kid friendly Chocolate Fish Cafe on Miramar Peninsula and take advantage of the Ciclovia road closure – the road will be car free round the bays to enjoy with your kids.

Time: Sunday, February 8, 2015 – 10:00 to 14:00

Location: the lawn outside Chocolate Fish Cafe, 100 Shelly Bay Road, Maupuia, Wellington 6022, New Zealand

Email: frocksonbikes@gmail.com for more info

Join: the facebook event here

NB. limited parking will be available at Chocolate Fish, or see the Ciclovia website for other options (including the ferry!)

Kahu trike crop

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Cargo Bike Rally (Christchurch)

Frockers- Come and join in Christchurch’s (Mark ll) premier cargo bike rally around North Hagley Park this Saturday. The drought finally ended the last time we tried this!
Bring your tadpoles, bike trailers, stretched bikes, Bakfiets, or any other pedal-powered vehicle that can take more than a couple of saddle bags. Riders with standard bikes are totally welcome to join in and be inspired by what can be carried with pedal power.
If you want or borrow a bike trailer for the day ring/txt Steven Muir 021-061-9296.
I’ve still loads of useful bikewise stuff to give away.
Meet: Meet outside Canterbury Museum
When: 10:00am, Saturday 11th May 2013
Dress Theme: Tweed (our May ride annual tradition)