Cambridge – Karapiro cycleway walkway – three short videos

#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

Welcome to Cambridge New Zealand Te Awa waka & other transport modes

Welcome to Cambridge New Zealand

Te Awa waka Modern penny farthing
World travellers Karapiro School
Beard power! and

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.

Cambridge – Karapiro cycleway walkway – ribbon cutting

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.

Waipa District Home of Champions celebrates Te Awa opening

Waipa District Council | Home of Champions

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 Karapiroat the other end of the cycleway.

What’s on Cambridge New Zealand 16/10/2010 Te Awa opening

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.

Welcome to Cambridge New Zealand – cycleway walkway opening

Welcome to Cambridge New Zealand

Te Awa The Great New Zealand River Ride Te Awa The Great New Zealand River Ride
Te Awa The Great New Zealand River Ride Te Awa The Great New Zealand River Ride

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.

Welcome to Cambridge NZ – the Cambridge Karapiro cycleway

Map: updated 19/3/2011

Welcome to Cambridge New Zealand
Leamington - Maungatautari Road - Lake Karapiro Domain

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.