Posts Tagged ‘ Te Awa River Ride ’

Bike trail link to start

May 29th, 2018 | By

Work is set to start on the final piece of the Te Awa River Ride shared path, between Cambridge and Hamilton, later this year.

Funding has been confirmed for the NZ Transport Agency to build the first section of the 20km path, which is the last link in providing a continuous cycling and walking route from Karapiro to Ngaruawahia.

“We’re delighted to be able to begin work on Te Awa – Cambridge to Hamilton which will provide a safe cycling alternative for our communities,” said the Transport Agency



Push on for cycleway

Nov 6th, 2014 | By

Keen on cycleways? Want to see the full 70km of the Te Awa River Ride completed?

The Waipa District Council is currently seeking feedback on its cycleway spending plans, including the Te Awa River Ride, which will go through Tamahere.

The Te Awa Trust has approached the Waipa council seeking support towards the Avantidrome-to-Hamilton section of the River Ride and is encouraging locals to weigh into the discussion.



WDC backs bike trail

Nov 12th, 2012 | By

Waikato District Mayor Allan Sanson is one of three Waikato mayors who will next week sign agreements committing their councils to the Te Awa Great New Zealand River Ride.

The cycle trail will follow the Waikato River for 70km, from Ngaruawahia through Tamahere to Horahora, opening up parts of the wider Waikato not usually accessible to visitors.