In The News

A list of articles, videos and sound bites on our campaign to get across. (Most recent first)

SkyPath sold to NZTA

NZTA, 20 Dec 2019

SkyPath fiasco: NZTA launches independent investigation

Radio NZ, 8 March 2019

SkyPath stoush prompts government to step in

Radio NZ, 5 March 2019

NZTA’s “brutal” letter demanding SkyPath’s IP

Radio NZ, 27 Feb 2019

Future of Auckland’s SkyPath hanging in the balance over intellectual property dispute

Newshub, 26 Feb 2019

SkyPath Trust says design review is a ‘ploy to delay’ its construction

NZ Herald, 26 Feb 2019

Construction of the SkyPath on Auckland Harbour Bridge could begin as early as next year

NZ Herald, 25 Feb 2019

Can we build it, yes we can

Newshub, 24 August 2018

SkyPath across Auckland Harbour Bridge to get $67m in funding

RadioNZ, 23 August 2018

Government pledges $67m to build SkyPath

Newshub, 23 August 2018

Transport agency paves way for $31m cycleway linking to SkyPath

NZ Herald, 3 August 2018

Governments Big New Spending plans includes SkyPath and SeaPath

NZ Herald, 20 June 2018

SkyPath to follow lighting up of Auckland Harbour Bridge

NZ Herald, 20 January 2018

SkyPath across Auckland Harbour Bridge a tourist magnet, says Phil Twyford

NZ Herald, 29 October 2017

NBR: Labour pledges funding for SkyPath

NBR, 25 August 2017

Brian Rudman: Don’t turn down a free ticket to ride

NZ Herald, 19 July 2017

Government could fund SkyPath over Auckland Harbour Bridge

NZ Herald, 14 July 2017

SkyPath construction partner Downer pulls out, drawn to more profitable projects

Stuff, 6 April 2017

Auckland’s Skypath granted consent to go-ahead

Paul Henry – Newshub, 3 Nov 2016

SkyPath builders excited as judge clears way for resource consent

Stuff, 2 Nov 2016

Auckland’s Harbour Bridge SkyPath cycling and walkway crossing gets resource consent

NZ Herald, 2 Nov 2016

Resident see SkyPath in court

NZ Herald, 28 Oct 2016

Unanimous vote for SkyPath

NZ Herald, 21 July 2016

Paul Little: Nimbies battle flight of fancy

NZ Herald, 10 July 2016

SkyPath battlers on collision course

NZ Herald, 30 April 2016

SkyPath opponents reach deadline

NZ Herald, 31 March 2016

Tourism potential in family bike rides

North Shore Times, 8 July 2015

A Yes for SkyPath. This changes everything

Cycle Action Auckland, 3 July 2015

Auckland Harbour Bridge SkyPath is a go

NZ Herald, 3 July 2015

Saddle up: Auckland Harbour Bridge to change as SkyPath gets go ahead

NZ Herald, 3 July 2015

Auckland Harbour Bridge SkyPath approved

Stuff, 3 July 2015

Group raises SkyPath pollution fears

NZ Herald, 5 June 2015

SkyPath won’t bridge the gap for scooter, skaters or dog-walkers

NZ Herald, 3 June 2015

Judgment looms for Auckland harbour bridge SkyPath

Stuff, 3 June 2015

Auckland’s SkyPath a critical missing link

NZ Herald, 2 June 2015

Brian Rudman writes an opinion

NZ Herald, 15 May 2015

Council officers report recommends support for Skypath

NZ Herald, 6 May 2015

Big Support for Project

East & Bays Courier, 28 Jan 2015

Resource consent Publicly Notified

Stuff, 5 December 2014

Trust wants slice of new fund

NZ Hearld, 19 August 2014

Auckland Skypath on track

Stuff, 16 August 2014

The Way We Move: A 20-Point Plan For Auckland Transport – Point 11 Build Skypath

Metro Mag, 23 May 2014

Video – Tour Aucklands Skypath

NZ Herald, 17 April 2014

Len Brown – Six Strategies for 2014 – see Skypath point 3

NZ Herald, 20 January 2014

Wood opposes Skypath

North Shore Times, 16 January 2014

Presentation to the full Auckland Council meeting

19 Dec 2013

Council accepts Skypath proposal

Transport Blog, 19 December 2013

The next steps

Transport Blog, 18 December 2013

Path to the Future

North Shore Time , 12 December 2013

…At the top of the list is the SkyPath proposal…

NZ Herald, 12 November 2013

Space-age materials for SkyPath

NZ Herald, 20 October 2013

Mike Lee talks on Skypath in Verve

Verve Magazine page 112, 23 Sept 2013

Nikki Kaye talks about Skypath in Verve Magazine

Verve Magazine page 110, 23 Sept 2013

In search of Auckland’s Skypath

Campbell Live, 18 July 2013

Funding Boost for Green Transport in Auckland

Ministry for the Environment, 12 June 2013

Fee threatens path viability

North Shore Times, 11 June 2013

Cyclists win support for bridge path

NZ Herald, 14 February 2013

Auckland Harbour Bridge pathway wins support

ONE News, 13 February 2013

Wood opposes Skypath

Len Brown: Six Strategies for 2014 see Skypath in part 3


The next steps – on Transport Blog

Path to the Future

…At the top of the list is the SkyPath proposal…

Space-age materials for SkyPath

In search of Auckland”s Skypath TV3

You can do it in London, Rome, even Sydney. Now it seems Auckland is next!

Fee threatens path viability

Is SkyPath a good idea?

Residents get say on bridge Skypath project

Auckland Harbour Bridge wins support TV1

Cyclists and Walkers win support for bridge path

Harbour bridge SkyPath moves a step closer


A beachfront walking and cycling path from Takapuna to the Auckland Harbour Bridge

Tolled Bridge Path on Offer.

Brown on back foot over cycleway


Sunday, Dec 11 2011 saw 5,000 cyclists enjoy the fantastic experience of riding across the Bridge.  See the TV3 news item to see the ride and hear what Mayor Len Brown says about our Pathway!

No bridge too far in cycle of 40 year commute

The Pathway project published on

Harbour Bridge Cycle Pathway Design Unveiled

Stepping out over the Waitemata

$2 toll proposed to fund Harbour Bridge pathway

Walk and cycle path takes a forward step

Herald on Sunday editorial: Cycleway plan makes good sense

Harbour Bridge could get Pathway – TV3 video

Rethink opens way for cyclists, walkers on bridge

Bridge path report angers cycle campaigners

Cycle and walking path on bridge gets Mayor Len Brown’s tick


Project Auckland: Why wait years for a new crossing?

Harbour bridge cycleway an idea whose time has gone

Bridge-path campaigners win developer’s backing

Public invited to put ideas for pathway under bridge


Is it worth putting a cycleway on the Harbour Bridge?

Toll could pave the way for pedestrians

New Harbour Bridge proposal gives room for cyclists

Campaigners try again for bridge access

Harbour Bridge marchers may face fines, charges

Lanes clogged as thousands cross Harbour Bridge

Bridge walkers threaten to repeat protest

Walking the walk for second time in 50 years

People power breaks barricades

Security on bridge ramped up for protest

Bevan Woodward: Roading body stuck in a one-track way of thinking

Campaigner: Bridge protest will stay legal

Editorial: Bridge walk fitting way to celebrate

Bridge forbids activists’protest crossing plan

North Shore backpedals on cycle lane endorsement

Cyclists suggest under-slung carriageway for bridge


Cyclists angry at ‘dead horse’ talk

Bridge stays shut to bikes and walkers

Drive for weekend cycle lane on bridge

Bridge decision delayed

Editorial: Cycleway just too expensive

Pedal protest sprints over bridge

Rally to support bridge cycleway

Regional council backs bridge walkers, cyclists

ARC and Shore studies back bridge cycle link

Bridge cycle link binned – for now

Double steel to put extra strength into clip-ons

Bike campaigners find more room on bridge