Police appeal for sightings of Adrian Humphreys

  Police investigating the death of Adrian Humphreys in Tāngarākau on May 7 are appealing for sightings of Adrian as he travelled between Rotorua... Read More

New bilingual school sign unveiled in Rotorua

Minister of Transport Michael Wood and Te Mātāwai Board Co-Chair Reikura Kahi today unveiled one of the first bilingual kura/school traffic signs in... Read More

Ensure a smooth Gypsy Day

  With 'Gypsy Day', also known as 'Moving Day' just around the corner on June 1, it’s a good time for farmers to review their... Read More

Waikato and BOP state highway works for May 2022

Road contractors across the Waikato and Bay of Plenty state highway network are completing the last renewal sites of the 2021/22 season, which has seen... Read More

Safety camera trial to detect unsafe mobile phone

New Zealand’s first ever trial of using safety cameras to better understand the scale of distracted driving gets underway this week. The six-month... Read More

Road workers report “worrying trend” at BOP sites

  Road work contractors across the Bay of Plenty are reporting an increase in speeds near their worksites.   This is a worrying trend, and... Read More

Police seek dash-cam footage to serious crash

Police investigating a serious crash are seeking dashcam footage from the public. The single-car crash happened on Tauranga Road, near Matamata, at... Read More

Innovative answers sought to transport challenges

Waka Kotahi Transport Agency is launching a new innovation fund, Hoe ki angitū, and wants to hear from innovators with solutions to some of the problems... Read More

Petrol prices could stay high for years - expert

A pricing expert says it's possible petrol could stay at the $3 per litre mark for the next few years with motorists currently facing "a perfect... Read More

Motorcyclist dies following crash at Pongakawa

Police can confirm that the rider involved in a motorcycle crash on SH2, near Benner Road, Pongakawa on Saturday, has died. The crash occurred around... Read More

Tractor v car crash closes SH5, 3 injured

6.30pm Update: Three people have received moderate injuries following a crash involving a car and a tractor on State Highway 5. "Police were alerted... Read More

BOP and Waikato state highway works for May

Road contractors across the Waikato and Bay of Plenty state highway network are completing the last renewal sites of the 2021/22 season, which has seen... Read More

People dead following crash in Tāneatua

5.20pm Update: A two-vehicle crash in Tāneatua has resulted in the loss of life for some of the people involved. "Police can now confirm that... Read More

Tāneatua crash multiple fatalities

7pm update: Police have confirmed that four people have died following a serious crash involving two vehicles on Tāneatua Road, Tāneatua at... Read More

“Heart-breaking” weekend on the road

After a horrific weekend where 11 people lost their lives on the road, motorists are reminded they need to take responsibility and make good decisions... Read More