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Sleep as you sail on an eco-friendly Bluebridge ferry

June 6, 2013 – 9:44 pm | 6 Comments

Since I started Happyzine five years ago, the term ‘sustainable business’ has moved from being a culturally edgy term, to a very normal one.  It’s such a pleasure to witness this.  Green business practices are …

Transport experts offer support for cheeky underwear protest

June 1, 2012 – 4:07 pm | One Comment

1 June 2012
Transport experts offer support for cheeky underwear protest
Transport experts and civic leaders have joined a wave of support for the 40 young people who rode a Wellington commuter train in their …

Kiwi youth call for more balanced transport budget (in their underwear, on Wellington city trains)

May 29, 2012 – 7:02 pm |

Youth expose Government’s unbalanced transport budget
Tuesday 29 May 2012
Wellington public transport commuters got a surprise this morning when a group of 40 young people stripped down to their underwear on city trains to …

Good News from Tamaki Makaurau AKA Auckland – Auckland’s Awesome Transport Efforts and Art Week

November 8, 2010 – 11:07 am | One Comment

I live really close to Eden Park. The good thing about that is, well, it’s just a really awesome place to live. The not so good is that it can get pretty rowdy when games …

More Ways to Get from A to B Greenly

October 17, 2010 – 6:13 pm | One Comment

I can’t seem to get my mind off the subject of transport recently. You might be getting sick of hearing about it, but just in case you missed the news, Len Brown is the new …

Transport Yourself

September 24, 2010 – 2:45 pm | 2 Comments

Weds 22 Sept was World Car-free day.  As a kid, I was lucky enough to live over the road from my suburban primary school (I do believe I even crossed the road alone) and cycled …

Does Peak Oil exist?

September 23, 2010 – 6:00 pm | 4 Comments

I’m still searching for the answer to the (other) big question:
Does Peak Oil exist?
If I’m going to try and convince others within my community to make plans for an alternative future without oil, I need …

Residents Have Their Say on “Taxi-bus”

August 20, 2010 – 6:25 pm |

Hikurangi Foundation
Media statement
For release: 19 August 2010
Residents have their say on “Taxi-bus”
Warkworth residents are being surveyed on a Taxi-bus service to see if this could be a solution to the lack of public transport in …