A New Zealand Bicycle Film Festival Event – join Simon Morton on his dream journey around the country exploring our nation’s cycling history. This screening includes:
Episode 6 – Horopito to Rotorua
Smash Palace in Horopito, military bicycles at the National Army Museum Waiouru, bicycles modified for trout fishermen at Turangi, the founder of the Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge, the Shweeb monorail bicycle in Rotorua, a custom designed tandem for a blind cyclist and Pearson Composites' carbon fibre racing bicycles.
Episode 7 – Taupo to Auckland
Police on the beat in Otorohanga, a BMX training jump in Tokoroa, the Akwakat waterbike in Hamilton, alleycat bike racing, bicycle recycling, synchronised cycling and frocks on bikes in Auckland.
The New Zealand Bicycle Film Festival runs to 17 March. Search “Nga Taonga” to find the full list of Festival events.