#3 [12:28 16/10/2010] Returning west 2 [25 seconds]
#2 [12:25 16/10/2010] Returning west 1 [54 seconds]
#1 [11:48 16/10/2010] Heading east along Maungatautari Road, Pukekura with Leamington behind and Lake Karapiro ahead of us [40 seconds]. – modified 0904 18/10/2010
I’m not going to even try and estimate how many folk took part. BTW this needs editing – the photo titles that is. Later. And there are more photos to be loaded to the day gallery. Technical issues grrr! can anyone suggest why Java has suddenly decided to go on strike on my Vista system (Version 6 Update 22) – yes, I have tried Chrome, Firefox, Opera .. !? PS: I have just tried uploading images to FB and it is telling me (Facebook that is) I don’t have Flash loaded – well, I do – OK, so it’s me .. Chrome 8.0.552.0 & Java 6 update 22, Flash ? the latest version – whatever.. I’m stumped.
Short and sweet [16 seconds] Waipa District Mayor Alan Livingston and Perry Foundation Chair Simon Perry cut the ribbon to open the Cambridge – Karapiro cycleway walkway portion (Pukekura) of Te Awa The Great New Zealand River Ride at 11:20am, this morning, Saturday the 16th of October 2010.
Joan a volunteer for the 1978 World Rowing Championships, held at Lake Karapiro, wearing her 1978 ID.
The colours of Waipa District celebrate this morning’s opening of the Cambridge – Karapiro cycleway walkway on the edge of Leamington, New Zealand. The cycleway walkway project has been completed in eight weeks, in time for the 2010 World Rowing Championships on Lake Karapiro – at the other end of the cycleway.
Get ready to ride!
..or walk, or jog, or push a pram!
Help celebrate the completion of the Cambridge to Karapiro cycleway-walkway with a GIANT
community bike ride and walk. Join Waipa sporting champions and enjoy a leisurely 10km
ride or walk from Leamington to the Mighty River Domain and back.
Saturday, October 16 – 10.30am
Meet at the corner of Carlyle St and Maungatautari Road. Fun starts at 11am.
Down to the wire. Much activity at the eastern (Lake Karapiro) end of the Cambridge – Karapiro cycleway walkway our brand spanking new portion of Te Awa The Great New Zealand River Ride this morning Friday the 15th of October 2010 as work to complete the project for tomorrow’s opening continues apace.
Get ready to ride! ..or walk, or jog, or push a pram! Saturday, October 16 – 10.30am. Meet at the corner of Carlyle St and Maungatautari Road. Fun starts at 11am.
Map: updated 19/3/2011
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Map: updated 19/3/2011
Our portion of Te Awa – the Great New Zealand River Ride (Leamington greenbelt to Karapiro Hydro Dam), stretching from Ngaruawahia to Horahora (70km !?) along the Waikato River begins here; where Carlyle Street and the road to Roto-o-rangi, Browning Street and Maungatautari Road meet on the edge of Leamington, in the Waipa District, Waikato, New Zealand. The cycleway is to be officially opened on Saturday the 16th of October 2010.