News

There is always a lot going on at iWay. Check out the latest news below.

Bike safety; get into gear

1st May 2018 in News

It is Be Safe Be Seen time again; the annual campaign to encourage safe cycling, walking and running as the nights draw in, with free safety stuff being given out at pop-ups across Hastings and Napier. There...

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The Big Easy

27th March 2018 in News

Record numbers gear up for The Big Easy It’s almost time to gear up, kit out and hit the superb Hawke’s Bay trails for the sixth annual Big Easy. Easter Saturday 31 March will see riders winding their...

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Big Biking Breakfast A Success

8th March 2018 in News

Thirty-plus kilos of bacon, 10 kilos of sausages, muesli bars, fruit, coffee and more have all been ordered for Wednesday’s Go by Bike Breakfast, the largest mass cycling gathering of the year in Hastings.More than 250 primary school aged children are confirmed to cycle into the city accompanied by their teachers, parents and Hastings District councillors. Adding to the numbers would be the adults who are all invited to cycle in for breakfast on their way to work.

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Special event for Ahuriri

22nd November 2017 in News

Two of Ahuriri’s main streets will be empty of vehicles for a few hours on Sunday 10 December in order to host an event that’s fun, family friendly and best of all – free. The Ahuriri Street Festival...

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72 bikes checked

13th November 2017 in News

More than 70 cyclists now have a safer ride for summer! The iWay Bike Check up during September and October was a great success. Thanks to our partner stores Avantiplus, Cycle Nation, Revolution Bikes and The...

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Get a free bike check

15th September 2017 in News

Are your tyres pumped, brakes up to scratch, and chain and crank under control?  With the weather warming it is time to hit the cycle ways. In Hastings the iWay team has partnered with four bike shops across...

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Chesterhope Bridge cycleway construction video

16th June 2017 in News

Get a behind the scenes look at the construction of the cycle way on Chesterhope Bridge. ...

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Cycleways continue to grow

8th June 2017 in News

Work is due to start on two cycleway projects next week; one along Pakowhai Rd, the other in Haumoana. Both will extend Hastings District Council’s iWay cycle and walk way network, designed to encourage...

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Businesses help spread cycling safety message

12th May 2017 in News

Major Hawke’s Bay businesses have thrown their support behind the Be Safe Be Seen campaign being run by iWay over the next few weeks. The annual campaign encourages cyclists, walkers and runners to have the...

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Bike to the Game

1st May 2017 in News

Get the kids warmed up for Saturday morning sports and avoid having to find a park by riding your bike to Park Island. On 13 and 20 May, everyone who gets there by bike will score a free drink or coffee and...

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Pathways popular in Napier

26th April 2017 in News

The latest statistics are in and it’s official – Napier’s pathways are increasingly popular with cycling commuters. Cycle counts were taken at seven sites selected by the NZ Transport Agency (NZTA)...

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Enhancing travel and recreation options with iWay

2nd February 2017 in News

An article on the Hastings iWay featured in latest issue of InTouch, the newsletter of the  IPWEA (Institutute of Public Works Engineering Australisia). To read more, click here ...

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