Photo by Peter McIntosh.
Brad Thompson, of Downer, prepares to paint sharrows on
George St, Dunedin.
Sharrows indicate to motorists and cyclists the lane is to be
shared, as well as the best place for cyclists to ride in the
Downer staff will paint nearly 50 of the symbols on parts of
George St and King Edward St this week, depending on the
The Dunedin City Council is part of a five-month trial for
the New Zealand Transport Agency, to test whether the
markings should become legal road signs in New Zealand.