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Updated 7 October 2021 10:48am

As a way to get around, walking is an easy, healthy and safe way to travel. What’s more, it helps reduce congestion, vehicle emissions and other pollutants.

Kids active on their way to school

Want to get more children walking, scooting or cycling to your school? Whether you are a parent, teacher or principal, we have excellent resources and events to get your kids moving.

Find out what Greater Wellington can do to help.

The Regional Walking Network Plan

Planning for walking is an essential part of the Wellington Regional Land Transport Plan 2015. This plan seeks to improve safety and level of service for pedestrians and to increase the number of trips made by walking in our region. The Walking Network Plan within the RLTP was adopted by the Regional Transport Committee in April 2015.