Every now and then I need to tow a boat - Everyday questions about EV's in New Zealand

Every now and then I need to tow a boat: Panel talk about electric vehicles followed by Q&A and light refreshments.

What's it all about?

"Every now and then I need to tow a boat." - Everyday questions and mythbusting about Electric Vehicles (EV's) in New Zealand.

A panel talk about electric vehicles at the Barclay Theatre followed by Q&A outside with an EV showcase. 

How we get around is the low hanging fruit on the road to mitigating global warming. Electrification of transport is key in this area.

Speakers include: Dave Campbell (introducing UBCO electric utility bikes), James Brundell (Hare & Turtle event and longer journeys by electric vehicle), Nathan Thompson (e-bikes and e-microtransport options), Pam McKinlay (100 years of EV – a brief history).


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Dunedin Public Library, 230 Moray Place, Dunedin

Wednesday 22 May
5:30pm - 8:00pm

Free event
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Mr Dave Campbell

UBCO electric utility bikes

Dave Campbell, from Stihl Shop, will introduce the concept of electric motor bikes from the UBCO range. UBCO was founded in NZ on the idea of a Utility Electric Vehicle (UEV) that would transform the way people ride, work and play.

Mr James Brundell

Dunedin EV Owner

A brief description of the Dunedin EV Group Hare & Turtle event for Drive Electric Week 2018 and tips for longer journeys by electric vehicle.

Mr Nathan Parker

Dunedin Electric Bikes

Dunedin Electric Bikes is a family owned, independent dealership offering ebikes proven to meet the rigorous requirements of cyclists in the south.

Dunedin’s biggest range of affordable ebikes catering to diverse rider needs – biggies, littlies, seniors and everyone in between.

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Ms Pam McKinlay

Co-convenor Dunedin EV Group

A light-hearted look at the history and culture of EVs past and present by local EV owner Pam McKinlay.


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