Walk to Work 2012


Walk2Work logo

Wednesday 14 March 2012

"increase the walking part of your commute"


Check out events near you:

  • Wellington - Frank Kitts park (Check out Streets Alive)
  • Auckland - Pigeon Park, Auckland Central, Smales Farm, Takapuna & Orewa and citywide cometition (Check out Auckland Transport)
  • New Plymouth
  • Hastings 

If you are interested in organising an event, please email walk2work@livingstreets.org.nz

What is it about?

Walk2Work Day is a yearly event to encourage people to walk more in their daily lives, especially to consider walking as part of their daily work commute.

When & where is it?

At various locations around New Zealand, walking events are organised, this year on Wed 14 March. People who have walked all or part of the way to work get a special treat! Check out where events are held close to you - details coming soon.

How can I participate?

Walk2Work is easy and you can participate in the following ways:

  • Leave your car at home and walk to work!
  • Take part in or help with organising an event near you.

If you would like to run a Walk2Work event in your area, please contact walk2work@livingstreets.org.nz. Have a look at the Walk2Work Day Guide (118K pdf) for ideas and inspiration.

How can my workplace get involved?

Send an email to your colleagues to invite to join you in walking to work.

How can I get more information?

Check out the Frequently Asked questions (FAQs)

For more info on events that happened at previous years, look at Walk2Work Day 2010.

Event Dates: 
Wed, 14 Mar 2012 : 6:00 am
Contact person: 
andy smith

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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