Auckland Transport

Walking School Bus week

27 February to 3 March 2017

Celebrating everything that’s great about walking to school. A week of walking fun, events and competitions.

Walking School Buses across Auckland had lots of fun during WSB week. Have a look at some of the photos from the week.

Riverhead Primary WSB week 2017 (2)  Oratia School WSB week

Image: Riverhead Primary and Oratia District School celebrating Walking School Bus week 2017.

Themed walking days

Fun activities for the whole bus.

WSB 2017 Week Timetable

Monday 27 Feb - AMI Be Bright Be Seen

Wear your loudest brightest clothes so your whole bus is seen in the AMI Be Bright Be Seen day.

Tuesday 28 Feb - Funky Feet

Step out in a crazy pair of shoes for Funky Feet day.

Wednesday 1 March - Whacky Wednesday

Get your wackiest hair, shoes, and clothes on for Whacky Wednesday.

Thursday 2 March - Super Walker

Dress up as a Super Walker. Perhaps your favourite superhero or your own creation.

Friday 3 March - Giant Walk

Get the whole school involved and see how many people can you get walking together on a Giant Walk into school.


Safety audit 

Congratulations to everyone that went in the draw! Winners of the $100 Countdown vouchers are:

  • Valerie Michael – Browns Bay.
  • Sophie Robertson – Howick Primary.
  • CM Houghton – Victoria Ave School.
  • Karina Huebner – Vauxhall School.

Start a new Walking School Bus

Congratulations to everyone that started a new Walking School Bus during WSB week! Winners of the $100 Westfield vouchers are:

  • Tracy Lunjevich – Newton Central.
  • Viceroy Levy – Mangere Bridge.
  • Lorelle Stanaghan – Sunny Hills.
  • Julie O’Mara – Whangaparaoa.