Available Reports

Journal articles

O'Fallon, C., Sullivan, C., & Hensher, D. (2004). Constraints affecting mode choices by morning car commuters. Transport Policy, 11, 17–29. Abstract  Paper (pdf)

O'Fallon, C., & Sullivan, C. (2004). Personalised marketing—improving evaluation. Transport Engineering in Australia, 9, 85–102. Abstract

Conference Presentations

O'Fallon, C. (2009) Bike Now: exploring methods of building sustained participation in cycle commuting in New Zealand. Presented at 32nd Australasian Transport Research Forum. Paper (pdf)

O’Fallon, C. (2009) Bike Now: Encouraging cycle commuting in New Zealand 7th NZ cycling Conference, November 2009, New Plymouth. Paper (external link)

O'Fallon, C. & Sullivan, C. (2009). New Zealanders' travel patterns: trends in trip chaining and tours. Presented at 31st Australasian Transport Research Forum, Auckland, October 2009. Paper (pdf)

O'Fallon, C. & Sullivan, C. (2009). Trends in older New Zealanders' travel patterns. Presented at 31st Australasian Transport Research Forum, Auckland, October 2009. Paper (pdf)

Sullivan, C. & O’Fallon, C. (2009). Segmentation research for sustainable transport: do’s and don’ts. Presented at 31st Australasian Transport Research Forum, Auckland, October 2009. Paper (pdf)

O’Fallon, C. (2007) Bike Now: Reporting on the first phase of a project aimed at building sustained participation in cycle commuting in New Zealand. 6th NZ cycling conference, November 2007, Napier. Paper (external link)

O'Fallon, C. & Sullivan, C. (2006). Understanding light and medium commercial vehicle movements in urban corridors. Presented at 29th Australasian Transport Research Forum, Gold Coast, September 2006. Paper (pdf)

O'Fallon, C. & Sullivan, C. (2006). Walcyng in New Zealand: An analysis of readiness to change. Presented at 29th Australasian Transport Research Forum, Gold Coast, September 2006. Paper (pdf)

O'Fallon, C. & Sullivan, C. (2005). Trip chains and tours: definitional issues associated with household travel surveys. Presented at 28th Australasian Transport Research Forum, Sydney, September 2005. Paper (pdf)

Sullivan, C. & O’Fallon, C. (2004). Understanding the nature of “short trips” in the New Zealand context. Presented at Towards Sustainable Land Transport Conference, Wellington, November 2004. Paper (pdf)

O'Fallon, C. & Sullivan, C. (2003). Older people’s travel patterns & transport sustainability in New Zealand cities. Presented at 26th Australasian Transport Research Forum, Wellington, October 2003. Paper (pdf)

O'Fallon, C. & Sullivan, C. (2003). Personalised marketing—improving evaluation. Presented at 26th Australasian Transport Research Forum, Wellington, October 2003. (A revised version of the paper was published in Transportation Engineering in Australia (2004)). Paper (pdf)

O'Fallon, C. & Sullivan, C. (2003). Understanding and managing weekend traffic congestion. Presented at 26th Australasian Transport Research Forum, Wellington, October 2003. Paper (pdf)

Sullivan, C. & O'Fallon, C. (2003). Vehicle occupancy in New Zealand's three largest urban areas. Presented at 26th Australasian Transport Research Forum, Wellington, October 2003. Paper (pdf)

O'Fallon, C., Sullivan, C., & Cottam, P. (2002) Walking School bus networks: A 'flaxroots' approach to cleaner air. Proceedings from the 16th International Clean Air & Environment Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand. Paper (pdf)

Research Reports

O’Fallon, C., & Sullivan, C. (2009). Trends in trip chaining and tours: analysing changes in New Zealanders’ travel patterns using the ongoing New Zealand household travel survey. Wellington:  New Zealand Transport Agency. Research Report 373 (pdf)

O’Fallon, C., Sullivan, C. (2009). Trends in older people’s travel patterns: Analysing changes in older New Zealanders’ travel patterns using the Ongoing NZ Household Travel Survey. Wellington: New Zealand Transport Agency. Research Report 369 (pdf)

Wallis, I, O’Fallon, C. and Wignall, D. (2009) Regional transport targets for sustainable transportation in New Zealand. NZ Transport Agency Research Report 385 (pdf)

O’Fallon, C. (2007) Developing school-based cycle trains in New Zealand. Land
Transport New Zealand Research Report 338 (pdf)

O’Fallon, C., & Sullivan, C. (2007). Light/medium commercial vehicle use in four urban centres. Wellington: Land Transport New Zealand. Research Report 316 (pdf)

Sullivan, C., O’Fallon, C. (2006). Increasing cycling and walking: an analysis of readiness to change. Wellington: Land Transport New Zealand. Research Report 294 (pdf)

O’Fallon, C., Sullivan, C. (2005). Trip chaining: understanding how New Zealanders link their travel. Wellington: Transfund New Zealand. Research Report No. 268 (pdf)

O’Fallon, C. (2004) Linkages between transport infrastructure and economic growth. Paper (pdf)

O’Fallon, C. (2003) Linkages between infrastructure and economic growth. Paper (pdf)

NERA Economic Consulting & O’Fallon, C. (2012) Transports proportion of total costs for New Zealand businesses. Wellington: New Zealand Transport Agency. Research Report 495 (pdf)

O’Fallon, C. & Wallis, I (2012) A wider look at how travellers value the quality and quantity of travel time. Wellington: New Zealand Transport Agency. Research Report 469 (pdf)

O’Fallon, C. & Wallis, I (2012) Living in intensified urban environments: residential self-selection and travel behaviour. Wellington: New Zealand Transport Agency. Research Report 468 (pdf)

O’Fallon, C. (2011) A social responsibility framework for New Zealand’s land transport sector. Wellington: New Zealand Transport Agency. Research Report 458 (pdf)

O’Fallon, C. & Sullivan, C. (2011) Slow zones: Their impact on mode choices and travel behaviour. Wellington: New Zealand Transport Agency. Research Report 438 (pdf)

O’Fallon, C. (2010) Auditing public transport accessibility in New Zealand. Wellington: New Zealand Transport Agency. Research Report 417 (pdf)

O’Fallon, C. (2010) Bike Now: encouraging cycle commuting in New Zealand. Wellington: New Zealand Transport Agency. Research Report 414 (pdf)

Sullivan, C and C O’Fallon (2010) Kilometres travelled and vehicle occupancy in urban areas: improving evaluation and monitoring. Wellington: New Zealand Transport Agency. Research Report 399 (pdf)

School Travel

O’Fallon, C. (2008) How to set up Cycle Trains: Help for schools and communities. Cycle Train Guidelines (pdf)

Role of safety in school travel plans (pdf)

Walking School Bus

WSB Trial report (pdf)

WSB guide (pdf)

Appendix A: covering letter and initial survey of school

Appendix B: route task sheet and the driver roster and route assignments forms.

Appendix C: questionnaire for contact people, user and non-user surveys.

Bike Now handouts

Coordinators Manual (pdf)

Workshop Training Manual (pdf)

Bike buddy resource (pdf)

Bike bus resource (pdf)

Bike fleet resource (pdf)

Bike inspection checklist (pdf)

Bike parking resource July 2009 (pdf)

Fix A Flat - resource (pdf)

Route planning - resource (pdf)

Commuter use survey

Design of the survey (pdf)

Model details (pdf)

Description and attitudes of sample population (pdf)

General results

Contextual and Demographic Data Collected in Car Driver Survey

Perceptual Barriers to Using Passenger Transport

Appendix A: Main questionnaire (Christchurch) and showcards

Appendix B: Supplementary (school) questionnaire and showcards

Appendix D: Maps showing toll cordon area (pdf)
Maps showing toll cordon area (zipped)

 

Method documentation Vehicle Occupancy (pdf)