Snow driving warning issued for Desert Road

Motorists are being warned to expect snow, wind and ice on the Desert Road overnight and into tomorrow. Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency's Waikato... Read More

Further road works planned for SH30

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises multiple worksites will be in place along State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Iles Road, in... Read More

Care urged while adjusting to Daylight Savings

Do you struggle to adjust to Daylight Saving Time - DST? You are not alone. The biannual routine of changing your clock by one hour can induce yawns... Read More

Mother just wants justice for son killed in crash

A man has been charged with manslaughter after the car he was driving collided with a “fun-loving, hardworking” motorcyclist in the Bay of... Read More

Car hits barrier on SH33

UPDATE 9.20AM: One person has sutained minor injuries following a crash on a Bay of Plenty highway. Police were called to a single vehicle crash on... Read More

Delays continue on Te Ngae Rd

The New Zealand Transport Agency says multiple worksites in place along State Highway 30/Te Ngae Rd will cause more delays for drivers this week. The... Read More

Extensions on WOF coming to an end

Warrants of Fitness and Certificates of Fitness that were temporarily extended due to COVID-19 must be renewed by October 10, says Waka Kotahi. While... Read More

Driver too drunk to remember hitting woman

An acupuncture business owner who ran over and killed a 71-year-old woman told police he didn’t even remember driving down the road where he hit... Read More

AA calls for roadside alcohol testing to ramp up

The Automobile Association wants testing for alcohol on the roads to return to previous levels. About a third of all fatal crashes in New Zealand involve... Read More

High demand for overseas licence conversions

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is working hard to process a significant increase of applications from overseas driver licence holders who need to convert... Read More

Road works planned for SH30 next week

Multiple worksites will be in place along State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Iles Road, in Rotorua next week, as part of the Eastern... Read More

BOP road maintenance programme begins

State highways across the Bay of Plenty will be repaired and re-sealed over coming months, with Waka Kotahi New Zealand Transport Agency’s spring/summer... Read More

Last days to have say on SH30/Te Ngae Rd changes

  The Rotorua community is being encouraged to have their say on proposed improvements to a section of State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road before... Read More

Two vehicle crash on SH 5 Rotorua to Wairakei

NZTA report there has been a two-car crash south of Tumunui township this evening. The crash is on State Highway 5 between Rotorua and Wairakei near... Read More

More road works for SH30

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises multiple worksites will be in place along State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Iles Road, in... Read More