Tuesday 19 March, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
1. Walking: Urban design trip: exploring place and movement on foot
This tour will be led by Gerald Blunt who has worked in the Wellington urban design scene for that last 25 years. The tour will explore Wellington’s central city public realm and contemplate the tensions between place and movement. Which should take primacy? The route will be dependent on weather, but will cover off parts of the waterfront and central city streets and lanes.
2. Walking: Stunning Street Art Tour - featuring by Mana Whenua partners
Join us for a walking tour of Te Whanganui a Tara showcasing some of our city's most captivating street art pieces. This tour will immerse you in the vibrant world of urban art, offering insights from some of the talented artists themselves.
3. Bus: Te Ara Tupua trip
On this tour, participants will visit Mā-koromiko, the completed section of Tupua Horo Nuku. Next stop will be the Tāwharau pods in Honiana Te Puni Reserve, the gateway to Te Ara Tupua, to talk with Alliance staff about various aspects of the project (engineering, design, user experience, cultural, ecological, etc) and see models and more visuals of the project.
E-bikes provided by Beam
4. Cycling: Round the bays trip
This recreational tour will be led by CAN (Cycle Action Network). On the ride you will be able to talk to advocates from CAN and find out how they have contributed to these fantastic facilities.
5. Cycling: Cycling infrastructure trip
The cycle infrastructure tour will be led by Wellington City Council engineers and project managers. We’ll stop along the way to talk about different projects, approaches, challenges and types of infrastructure involved in creating these facilities.