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Exploring New Zealand's Parks (DOC)

This brochure provides an overview of our network of parks and reserves, recreation opportunities and visitor and information centre contact details.
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National Parks (DOC)

Web page. New Zealand has 14 national parks and more than nine million hectares - a third of New Zealand - protected in parks and reserves.
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Crimson Trails

Project Crimson
Crimson Trails - Web page
Our 'Crimson Trails' highlight 'the best and the most beautiful' of the wonderful walks, hikes, and drives throughout New Zealand which lead locals and visitors to some of the most stunning pohutukawa and rata specimen and stands in their region.
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New Zealand walkways policy (DOC)

The New Zealand Walkways Policy provides for the administration of walkways in New Zealand.
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Walking children home from school a ... injury prevention measure (ACC)

ACC Chief Executive Garry Wilson hopes that momentum from the 708 primary schools and their communities taking part in Friday’s Walk Me Home Day will spur caregivers to regularly walk their children home from school.
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Land Transport New Zealand's Economic Evaluation Manual: Vol 2, Walking & Cycling

Volume 2 These procedures provide a method of evaluating the economic efficiency of walking and cycling projects, with the exception of signalised crossing
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District health board (DHB) physical activity toolkit

Key low-cost physical activities that DHBs could promote
physical activity toolkit - Document - Adobe PDF - Acrobat Reader
A toolkit for DHBs to help promote physical activity
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About Us

Living Streets Aotearoa is the New Zealand organisation for people on foot, promoting walking-friendly communities. We are a nationwide organisation with local branches and affiliates throughout New Zealand.

We want more people walking and enjoying public spaces be they young or old, fast or slow, whether walking, sitting, commuting, shopping, between appointments, or out on the streets for exercise, for leisure or for pleasure.

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