The first of three 2015 Bike Futures conferences will be held in Sydney from 11 to 13 August. The theme is "Connecting Australia's Next Great Cities". More information can be found on the Bike Futures website.

The IPENZ TG 2015 Conference will be held at the Rydges Hotel Christchurch, from 22 to 24 March 2015. More information is available from the conference website.

ViaStrada, in conjucntion with Auckland Transport, is offering four days of courses in March 2015, covering planning and design for walking and cycling.

The ViaStrada office will close for the holidays on the afternoon of 24 December, and reopen on Monday 5 January 2015. We wish you all happy holidays!

The SNUG 2014 workshop is being held at the Christchurch City Council Function room, Level 1, 53 Hereford Street, from 6 - 7 November, with an optional technical tour on the afternoon of 5 November. The draft programme has further details.

The 2Walk&Cycle Conference is being held from 29 to 31 October 2014, with Nelson as the host city. Further details can be found on the 2Walk&Cycle Conference page.

On Tuesday 28 October 2014, just ahead of the 2 Walk and Cycle conference in Nelson, one day courses in the Fundamentals of Planning and Design for Cycling and Walking are being offered.

The 2014 Bike Futures Conference will be held in Melbourne from 27 - 29 October 2014. More information will be posted on the Bicycle Network website as it becomes available.