Safety drives essential maintenance on highways

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency says road crews are monitoring the state highway network in the Bay of Plenty to ensure the safe movement of essential... Read More

Tree removal SH33 south of Paengaroa tomorrow

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency contractors will remove an unstable tree alongside State Highway 33, about 12km south of Paengaroa, tomorrow. Bay of... Read More

Extra support for roading contractors

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency will make advance payments available to roading contractors so that the industry will be ready to hit the ground running... Read More

State Highway 1 closed following serious crash

State Highway 1 through Tokoroa is closed following a serious crash this morning. Emergency services are responding to a report of a serious crash along... Read More

Work to cease on non-essential highway activities

As of 11.59pm today, all work will cease on non-essential highway activities. The NZ Transport Agency says this is in response to the COVID-19 Alert... Read More

Trucks need freedom of movement throughout NZ

As New Zealand enters a lockdown, all essential goods required to ride it out will come on the back of a truck, says Road Transport Forum chief executive... Read More

Resealing works on SH33

Motorists travelling through the Bay of Plenty via State Highway 33 are being warned to expect delays. Resealing works are expected to take place on... Read More

Sites for Rotorua resurfacing works next week

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises that resurfacing works will be taking place at three sites in and around Rotorua during the week beginning on... Read More

Govt to invest $54b in transport over 10 years

A total of $54 billion is going to be invested in transport in New Zealand over 10 years. No petrol excise or road user charge increases are also being... Read More

Rotorua resurfacing works this week

  Resurfacing works are taking place at two sites in Rotorua this week.   Works are scheduled on State Highway 30A, Amohau Street, between... Read More

Highway open after fatal BOP crash

State Highway 33 is open following a fatal crash in the Bay of Plenty. One person has died after two cars crashed on the highway, near Paengaroa, at... Read More

One person dies following BOP crash

One person is dead following a crash on State Highway 33, near Paengaroa. Another person is reported to be in critical condition, Emergency services... Read More

Roadworks and detours around Rotorua

People travelling around the Rotorua region are being warned of potential road works that could cause some delays. Starting this week there are a number... Read More

SH1 Desert Road night closure next week

The Desert Road will be closing for five nights for resurfacing work in the Three Sisters area. The road closures will start from Sunday, March 15,... Read More

Three in custody after BOP pursuit

UPDATED 11.59AM: Three people are in police custody following a pursuit in the Bay of Plenty. The fleeing driver incident started in Ngongotaha and... Read More