TE AWA

THE GREAT NZ RIVER RIDE

 

When complete, the Te Awa walk/cycleway will

stretch 70kms along the Waikato River, from Ngaruawahia

in the north to Horahora in the south

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Please note: Due to the construction of the new Perry Bridge, there will be works taking place over the Waikato River 2.3 km downstream of the Horotiu Road bridge.
Works will include the running of cables across the river and works overhead.
Works to take place periodically between 31.07.2017 and 11.08.2017
River users are advised to approach the site with caution, lookout for obstructions and comply with directions of construction staff onsite to ensure safe navigation.
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8 hours ago

Ian Lewis, Nancy Caiger and 10 others like this

Bridget Marie DowsettVery exciting the view from my house, but it is disappointing that there is no access from River Road

8 hours ago   ·  4

Jax GrahamNo worries thanks for the heads up..So excited can't wait to just be able to jump down from my house and just keep walking!!

7 hours ago

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Te Awa The Great NZ River Ride added 2 new photos.

Our Perry Bridge is really starting to take shape (literally)!
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2 weeks ago

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Paula SouthgateLove it!

2 weeks ago

Deborah CoxAwesome can't wait to try it 👍 Harley Hanes

2 weeks ago   ·  1

Stewart McNairNatalie

2 weeks ago   ·  1

Mark BuntingThis is just fantastic!!

2 weeks ago   ·  1

Jacob SteadLiv 😁

2 weeks ago

Laura BinnsBeen watching it every day as I drive by - woohoohoo!

2 weeks ago   ·  1

Flower PowerLooking good Roy Price 😄

2 weeks ago

Roy PriceBring it on! 🚲🚴

2 weeks ago   ·  1

Anna TaylorBeen watching this get built each day as I drive past

2 weeks ago

Georgia WilsonLyndy Wilson

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Matt AitkenNick Mellsop get on ya bike mate

2 weeks ago

Jo EastwoodPeter Eastwood

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Jennifer StoneSally Benton

2 weeks ago

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Te Awa The Great NZ River Ride shared Waikato District Council's post.

A few more photos from this morning.
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Get your matching lycra ready! The colour of the walk/cycleway bridge stretching over the Waikato River in Horotiu was revealed this morning.It will be GREEN!Olympic gold medalist and Te Awa Trustee Sarah Ulmer, joined our Mayor Allan Sanson with NZ Transport Agency Waikato BoP and Te Awa The Great NZ River Ride Trust representatives on site this morning for the unveiling.

2 months ago

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Ian LewisGreat stuff! 🙂

2 months ago

Warwick J MarshallCant Wait

2 months ago

Liz Quiltybut it will blend in with the rest of waikato greenness!

2 months ago

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Te Awa The Great NZ River Ride shared NZ Transport Agency Waikato BoP's video.

NZ Transport Agency Waikato BoP
Thanks for putting this together NZTA!
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This morning, along with the Te Awa The Great NZ River Ride Trust and Waikato District Mayor Allan Sanson, we unveiled the colour of the soon to be iconic Te Awa Bridge. Take a peek...

2 months ago

Craig Karen Kimpton, Andrew Stevenson and 23 others like this

Grant TyrrellLime green cool colour!

2 months ago   ·  1

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It's green! The painted bridges arches have arrived on site and here are the first pictures. Waikato District Council Mayor Allan Sanson, NZTA's Dennis Crequer and our very own Sarah Ulmer, Te Awa Trustee, had the first look. We'll have a few more design secrets to share over the coming weeks.
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