Car hits pole near Okere Falls

A car has collided with a pole near Okere Falls on Sunday morning. Police were called about 7.40am following a report of a car hitting a pole on State... Read More

Two car crash in Rotorua

Police report there was a two-car vehicle collision in Rotorua on Sunday afternoon. “Police were called about 2.35pm following a crash on Lake... Read More

State Highway 1 blocked south of Turangi

Police advise that State Highway 1 is currently completely blocked just south of Turangi. The road block is due to a tree falling on the road. Motorists... Read More

Two vehicle crash in Rotorua

Police advise a two-vehicle collision has occurred in Rotorua on Sunday morning. Police are attending to a crash between a car and a van at the intersection... Read More

Campbell moves up the standings at Canterbury

The Bay of Plenty’s Phil Campbell has moved up to third in the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship after the third round,... Read More

Work on boat ramp nears completion

Work on the Acacia Road boat ramp is nearing completion. Laying the remainder of the boat ramp slabs will run into this coming week, and all work should... Read More

Road open after downed tree blocked access

Rotorua Lakes Council’s contracting crews are completing the final stages of clean up along Hamurana Road after a large tree blocked vehicle access.... Read More

Rotorua road down to one lane

A road in the Rotorua area is down to one lane following a crash. The crash happened on State Highway 30, near Pohutukawa Drive. A statement issued... Read More

Stop/go traffic control for SH30

Re-sealing has been taking place along State Highway 30 near Rotoma today. The road works has been taking place all day today and an expected resolution... Read More

Rotorua doctor enters guilty plea over road death

A Rotorua doctor has pleaded guilty to one charge of careless, or inconsiderate driving, causing the death of an 87-year-old motorcycle rider. Blaithin​... Read More

Motorists to expect delays in Rotorua

Motorists travelling through Rotorua today, are being warned of delays. Due to the Oceanswin Legend of the Lake event at the Blue Lake Tikitapu on... Read More

SH33 delays due to resurfacing

Motorists travelling on State Highway 33 between Rotorua and Tauranga should expect delays from today until Friday due to resurfacing. The NZTA says... Read More

SH2 reopened following serious crash

State Highway 2 is now open following a serious crash yesterday. The crash occurred at the Waioeka River Bridge near Opotiki, says the NZTA. One person... Read More

Highway improvements for Rotorua

Motorists will notice highway safety improvements taking place around Rotorua this month. Works are set to begin on State Highway 30 Owhata roundabout... Read More

Delays expected on SH5, Fairy Springs

Motorists are being warned to expect delays travelling along State Highway 5 from March 3. The NZTA says night resurfacing works will take place along... Read More