Here are all the events you can take part in as part of the Greater Welly Bike-Fest. Make sure you keep an eye on this page as we will add events as they are confirmed.

 

September events

1 - 6 October events

7-13 October events

14-20 October events

21-27 October events

28 October onward events

 

 

September events

   

Event: Giant Wellington PNP MTB XC Series

Date: Sunday 22 September, registration from 8.30am

Organiser: PNP

Location: Waiu Trail Park

Description: The Giant Wellington PNP MTB XC series is back! Choose from 17 grades from under 11 up to masters 50+ and social. Races are up to 2 hours in duration with spot prizes and medals up for grabs. Register online (cheaper) or on the day.

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1 October - 6 October events

 

Event: Friding

Date: Friday 4 October, all day

Organiser: Greater Welly Bike-Fest

Location: Wherever you want

Description: Friding: it’s riding your bike, on a Friday.
It’s our way of changing the world one Friday at a time. It’s getting people out riding together for one day a week – and what better day than Friday? It’s the best way, on the best day.
So let’s @go_friding – and get #friding
(Self-organised ride with friends, family or colleagues)

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Event: Big Bike Fix Up

Date: Saturday 5 October, 10am - 1pm

Organiser: The Remakery & BikeTec

Location: The Remakery - 310 Waiwhetu Rd

Description: BikeTec and Recycled Rides will be having a big bike fix up. Bring your bike to get fixed, or come check out the bikes available for sale.

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Event: Wainuiomata BMX Championships

Date: Saturday 5 October, 1pm start

Organiser: Wainuiomata BMX Club

Location: Hugh Sinclair Park

Description: Come along to the big Wainuiomata track for an afternoon of thrills and excitement. This fun event promises some real action for spectators and riders alike. Riders are boys and girls from the ages of 4yrs right up to 50+yrs. Please note, riders must belong to a BMX club and be licensed with BMX NZ. Entries close 28 September.

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7 October - 13 October events

 

Event: Bike Rodeo and working bee

Date: Tuesday 8 October, 2pm -4pm

Organiser: ReBicycle EkeRua

Location: Treadwell Hall

Description: ReBicycle is bringing their bike rodeo and bikes to the Naenae Computer Clubhouse during the school holidays, supervised by Pedal Ready instructors. Alongside this we're holding a working bee to fix the bikes in the Bike Box. Bring your tools and we'll keep the kids entertained!

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Event: Bike Fix Up session

Date: Wednesday 9 October, 6pm - 8pm

Organiser: Recycled Rides

Location: The Remakery - 310 Waiwhetu Rd

Description: Learn bike maintenance skills at these fixup sessions, held twice a week.  Bring your bike along and their mechanic and volunteers will show you how to  fix problems and keep it in good working order. If you want to buy a bike, check out what they have for sale.

More information.

  

Event: Wainuiomata BMX Club racing - all welcome

Date: Wednesday 9 October, 5.45pm start

Organiser: Wainuiomata BMX Club

Location: Hugh Sinclair Park

Description: Interested in BMX racing? Come on down and get involved! During summer the club runs training sessions every Wednesday evening starting at 5.45pm, and racing on Saturdays starting at 2.30pm. New members welcome.

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Event: Friding

Date: Friday 11 October, all day

Organiser: Greater Welly Bike-Fest

Location: Wherever you want

Description: Friding: it’s riding your bike, on a Friday.
It’s our way of changing the world one Friday at a time. It’s getting people out riding together for one day a week – and what better day than Friday? It’s the best way, on the best day.
So let’s @go_friding – and get #friding
(Self-organised ride with friends, family or colleagues)

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Event: Cycling in the City - Adult bike workshop

Date: Saturday 12 October, 9.30am - 12.30pm

Organiser: Pedal Ready

Location: Wilford School

Description: Workshop for adults wanting to try an e-bike or learn to ride more confidently on the road

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Event: Bike Fix Up session

Date: Saturday 12 October, 10am - 1pm

Organiser: Recycled Rides

Location: The Remakery - 310 Waiwhetu Rd

Description: Learn bike maintenance skills at these fixup sessions, held twice a week.  Bring your bike along and their mechanic and volunteers will show you how to  fix problems and keep it in good working order. If you want to buy a bike, check out what they have for sale. 

More information.

 

Event: Wainuiomata BMX Club racing - all welcome

Date: Saturday 12 October, 2.30pm start

Organiser: Wainuiomata BMX Club

Location: Hugh Sinclair Park

Description: Interested in BMX racing? Come on down and get involved! During summer the club runs training sessions every Wednesday evening starting at 5.45pm, and racing on Saturdays starting at 2.30pm. New members welcome.

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Event: Wainui Wicked Wheels

Date: Sunday 13 October, 11am - 2pm

Organiser: HCC Healthy Families

Location: ANZAC Way Wainuiomata

Description: For those who love to roll Wicked Wheels is an opportunity that brings local Wainuiomata people together in the heart of their community. Wicked Wheels is part of creating a vibrant Queen St where everyone feels welcome and all ages can feel connected. It is also an opportunity to spread the word and enthusiasm for cycling throughout the valley. Wainuiomata has so much potential to become the number one cycling neighbourhood in the Wellington region and lead the way into a healthier future. Moving on wheels is freedom and fun and the prefect way to keep fit and save the planet.

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14 October - 20 October events

   

Event: Bike Fix Up session

Date: Wednesday 16 October, 6pm - 8pm

Organiser: Recycled Rides

Location: The Remakery - 310 Waiwhetu Rd

Description: Learn bike maintenance skills at these fixup sessions, held twice a week.  Bring your bike along and their mechanic and volunteers will show you how to  fix problems and keep it in good working order. If you want to buy a bike, check out what they have for sale. 

More information.

  

Event: Wainuiomata BMX Club racing - all welcome

Date: Wednesday 16 October, 5.45pm start

Organiser: Wainuiomata BMX Club

Location: Hugh Sinclair Park

Description: Interested in BMX racing? Come on down and get involved! During summer the club runs training sessions every Wednesday evening starting at 5.45pm, and racing on Saturdays starting at 2.30pm. New members welcome.

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Event: Friding

Date: Friday 18 October, all day

Organiser: Greater Welly Bike-Fest

Location: Wherever you want

Description: Friding: it’s riding your bike, on a Friday.
It’s our way of changing the world one Friday at a time. It’s getting people out riding together for one day a week – and what better day than Friday? It’s the best way, on the best day.
So let’s @go_friding – and get #friding
(Self-organised ride with friends, family or colleagues)

More information

  

Event: Bike Fix Up session

Date: Saturday 19 October, 10am - 1pm

Organiser: Recycled Rides

Location: The Remakery - 310 Waiwhetu Rd

Description: Learn bike maintenance skills at these fixup sessions, held twice a week.  Bring your bike along and their mechanic and volunteers will show you how to  fix problems and keep it in good working order. If you want to buy a bike, check out what they have for sale. 

More information.

  

Event: Wainuiomata BMX Club racing - all welcome

Date: Saturday 19 October, 2.30pm start

Organiser: Wainuiomata BMX Club

Location: Hugh Sinclair Park

Description: Interested in BMX racing? Come on down and get involved! During summer the club runs training sessions every Wednesday evening starting at 5.45pm, and racing on Saturdays starting at 2.30pm. New members welcome.

More information

  

           

21 October - 27 October events

    

Event: Bike Fix Up session

Date: Wednesday 23 October, 6pm - 8pm

Organiser: Recycled Rides

Location: The Remakery - 310 Waiwhetu Rd

Description: Learn bike maintenance skills at these fixup sessions, held twice a week.  Bring your bike along and their mechanic and volunteers will show you how to  fix problems and keep it in good working order. If you want to buy a bike, check out what they have for sale.

More information.

  

Event: Wainuiomata BMX Club racing - all welcome

Date: Wednesday 23 October, 5.45pm start

Organiser: Wainuiomata BMX Club

Location: Hugh Sinclair Park

Description: Interested in BMX racing? Come on down and get involved! During summer the club runs training sessions every Wednesday evening starting at 5.45pm, and racing on Saturdays starting at 2.30pm. New members welcome.

More information

  

Event: Friding

Date: Friday 25 October, all day

Organiser: Greater Welly Bike-Fest

Location: Wherever you want

Description: Friding: it’s riding your bike, on a Friday.
It’s our way of changing the world one Friday at a time. It’s getting people out riding together for one day a week – and what better day than Friday? It’s the best way, on the best day.
So let’s @go_friding – and get #friding
(Self-organised ride with friends, family or colleagues)

More information

  

Event: Womens Cycling Workshops - Naenae

Date: Saturday 26 October, 10am - 12pm

Organiser: ReBicycle Ekerua & WACC

Location: Rata St School

Description: Workshops for women from migrant/refugee or low income backgrounds to learn to ride, learn basic mechanical skills or more advanced cycling skills. Free sessions, bikes and helmets provided.

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Event: Bike Fix Up session

Date: Saturday 26 October, 10am - 1pm

Organiser: Recycled Rides

Location: The Remakery - 310 Waiwhetu Rd

Description: Learn bike maintenance skills at these fixup sessions, held twice a week.  Bring your bike along and their mechanic and volunteers will show you how to  fix problems and keep it in good working order. If you want to buy a bike, check out what they have for sale. 

More information. 

  

Event: Wainuiomata BMX Club racing - all welcome

Date: Saturday 26 October, 2.30pm start

Organiser: Wainuiomata BMX Club

Location: Hugh Sinclair Park

Description: Interested in BMX racing? Come on down and get involved! During summer the club runs training sessions every Wednesday evening starting at 5.45pm, and racing on Saturdays starting at 2.30pm. New members welcome.

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28 October onward events

  

Event: Bike to School week 2019

Date: All week

Organiser: Pedal Ready

Location: Your school

Description: Bike to School Week is a free, fun, week-long celebration for students who have completed Pedal Ready training. School participation in Bike to School Week enhances sustainability curriculum, builds community, and highlights the benefits of active transportation - like less congestion and healthy, energized students. Teachers or parents can enter children in the draw to win prizes by posting @bikegreaterwelly (facebook or instagram) with #biketoschool between 29/10 and 1/11.

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Event: Bike Fix Up session

Date: Wednesday 30 October, 6pm - 8pm

Organiser: Recycled Rides

Location: The Remakery - 310 Waiwhetu Rd

Description: Learn bike maintenance skills at these fixup sessions, held twice a week.  Bring your bike along and their mechanic and volunteers will show you how to  fix problems and keep it in good working order. If you want to buy a bike, check out what they have for sale. 

More information.

  

Event: Wainuiomata BMX Club racing - all welcome

Date: Wednesday 30 October, 5.45pm start

Organiser: Wainuiomata BMX Club

Location: Hugh Sinclair Park

Description: Interested in BMX racing? Come on down and get involved! During summer the club runs training sessions every Wednesday evening starting at 5.45pm, and racing on Saturdays starting at 2.30pm. New members welcome.

More information

  

Event: Bike Fix Up session

Date: Saturday 2 November, 10am - 1pm

Organiser: Recycled Rides

Location: The Remakery - 310 Waiwhetu Rd

Description: Learn bike maintenance skills at these fixup sessions, held twice a week.  Bring your bike along and their mechanic and volunteers will show you how to  fix problems and keep it in good working order. If you want to buy a bike, check out what they have for sale. 

More information. 

  

Event: Wainuiomata BMX Club racing - all welcome

Date: Saturday 2 November, 2.30pm start

Organiser: Wainuiomata BMX Club

Location: Hugh Sinclair Park

Description: Interested in BMX racing? Come on down and get involved! During summer the club runs training sessions every Wednesday evening starting at 5.45pm, and racing on Saturdays starting at 2.30pm. New members welcome.

More information

  

Event: Giant Wellington PNP MTB XC Series

Date: Sunday 3 November, registration from 8.30am

Organiser: PNP

Location: Belmont Regional Park - End of Stratton Street

Description: The Giant Wellington PNP MTB XC series is back! Choose from 17 grades from under 11 up to masters 50+ and social. Races are up to 2 hours in duration with spot prizes and medals up for grabs. Register online (cheaper) or on the day.

More information

 

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