SH30 Rotorua road works this coming week

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises multiple worksites are active on State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Iles Road, in Rotorua... Read More

Two seriously injured following crash on SH5

Two people have been seriously injured following a motorcycle crash on State Highway 5. Police responded to a motorcycle crash on SH5 at Ngatira about... Read More

Fatal crash in Opotiki

One person has died following a crash involving a motorbike and a car in Opotiki this evening. The crash, which occurred at the intersection of Bridge... Read More

Petrol car import ban idea floated

The Transport Ministry has again floated the banning of importing petrol and diesel cars by 2035 so New Zealand does not become a dumping ground for... Read More

Ex-policeman’s warning after fatal tablet crash

A former traffic officer has shared his advice for the safe placement of on-board tablets following a fatal incident in Auckland in June 2018. An elderly... Read More

Two cars hitting trees within 20 minute period

Within a 20 minute period, one car hit a tree near Rotoma and another car hit a tree near Lake Okataina. Police report that a single vehicle went into... Read More

SH33 to get new slow vehicle bay

Passing on State Highway 33 is expected to become safer for all road users from next week, with a new slow vehicle bay replacing an existing passing... Read More

New tech to improve brake safety

New mobile roller brake testers and thermal imaging devices will improve road safety and reduce the risk of a serious injury or death on our roads as... Read More

One dead following crash with tree

One person is dead following a crash in the Bay of Plenty. Emergency services were called to the single vehicle crash in Rotorua just after midnight.... Read More

Tablet use potential cause of death in truck crash

A tragic crash that was potentially the result of a delivery-truck driver’s tablet use has led the coroner to call for greater awareness of the... Read More

Crash on SH5

Two people have been injured following a crash on State Highway 5. Police received a report of a car that had rolled down a bank at the intersection... Read More

Police name BOP fatal crash victim

A man has died following a crash in the Bay of Plenty. In statement released just before midday, police say they can advise a man has died following... Read More

School speed limits likely to drop - Wood

It’s time to pump the brakes around schools according to the Government, with the announcement of a proposal to drop speed limits outside schools... Read More

Car and trailer crashed into a bank near Galatea

A car and trailer have crashed near Galatea. Police are responding to a car and trailer that has crashed into a bank on Galatea Rd. "There don't... Read More

Kiwi driver fund seeks new partners

A charitable trust that provides essential support for up and coming New Zealand race drivers is seeking wider support from the motorsport and business... Read More