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Fool Moon Bike Rave!

Posted by Dan Mikkelsen on

Bicycle Junction presents the second edition of the 2017 Bike Rave series - this time departing from the Carter Observatory on a cheeky quarter moon! Light up your bikes and ride with us into the night! Our most recent rave was a huge success with over 130 riders climbing to the Mt Victoria summit, before descending into the CBD to reclaim the streets. Check out the highlight video here: https://vimeo.com/207343438More details to come!

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The NZ Bicycle Film Festival is back!

Posted by Dan Mikkelsen on

Celebrating the bicycle and all who ride, a bike-alicious fortnight of films to enthral, challenge and inspire.Download a programme here: http://bit.ly/bikefilmfest Online info at: www.ngataonga.org.nz/about/news/nzbff2017 From the Big Bike Film Night to international documentaries and feature films, discussion on the power of the bicycle to transform communities, and Cycle Chic - a brand new sister act to the Big Bike Film Night. Programme: Wednesday 29 March5.30pm - A Cinematic Century of Cycling7pm - Rising from the Ashes & Mama AgathaThursday 30 March6pm - Contromano / Bike Repair ShopFollowed by panel discussion: The power of the bike for transformation - of...

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Aotearoa Bike Month Special - Commuter pack FREE with any Linus bike purchase!

Posted by Dan Mikkelsen on

With every Linus bicycle (including electric) sold from throughout February we're offering a special Commuter Pack! A Lazer helmet, a Linus pannier bag and a Magnum lock with a combined retail price of around $300! The only condition is, you must be signed up to the Aotearoa Bike Challenge! Which is easy as anything and can be done in the store if necessary.  We're getting behind the cause and encouraging as many people to ride to work as possible. So spread the word, encourage your friends and workmates to ditch their cars and enjoy the air on their faces in...

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The Bike Ravers Ride to the Moon: Full Moon Ride!

Posted by Dan Mikkelsen on

The team at Bicycle Junction are proud to announce the Bike Ravers Ride to the Moon - a full moon ride set to commence on the 11th of February 2017. We'll be congregating at the Mt Victoria lookout at sunset and departing on an enlightening journey to some of Wellington's finest sites.  Everyone is encouraged to light up their bikes as extravagantly as possible - if you were at the Wellington waterfront last July to witness the Bicycle Festival of Lights and Motion, you know how the power and beauty of an assembly of bicycle mounted humans illuminating the night sky can be....

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Tour De Science - South Island Leg Complete!

Posted by Ben Male on

Here's a little overview of the first major leg of the Tour - Picton to Stewart Island, down the West Coast, three weeks, 1500km - what a time! If you're thinking about cycle touring, I'd say go for it! It's an awesome way to get around: you see (and smell!) so much, and it's good for you and the planet. I've really loved the Tour so far. There have been some really long days, some tough hills, and some achy body parts, but on the whole, I'm very happy with life on the road. The West Coast was great. I'd...

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