Buckle up on the farm

WorkSafe New Zealand is advising farmers to buckle up after an analysis of vehicle-related fatalities found that nearly half those that occur on farm... Read More

One child has died following BOP crash

Police have confirmed this morning that a child has died following a crash on State Highway 38, Rerewhakaaitu last night. Emergency services were called... Read More

Motorbike safety series rolls into Bay of Plenty

There are free courses being staged in the Bay of Plenty this week which could save your life. As part of ACC’s ‘Ride Forever’ Injury... Read More

Motocross pecking order changes at Rotorua

All bets are off now after the dust settled at round two of the 2021 New Zealand Motocross Championships near Rotorua at the weekend. The series is... Read More

Harwood on target to win another national title

There was simply no stopping CML KTM Racing Team rider Hamish Harwood at the second of four rounds in this year's senior New Zealand Motocross Championships... Read More

Busy road works on SH30 this week

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises there will be multiple worksites active on SH30 this week in Rotorua. Delays are expected at times and motorists... Read More

Testing station to pay $503,000 after fatality

A Hamilton vehicle testing station has been ordered to pay half a million dollars in fines and reparations, including almost $280,000 to a bereaved family.   Two... Read More

Battle for motocross glory continues in Rotorua

It's all systems go for more of the same at the second round of the 2021 New Zealand Motocross Championships, near Rotorua this coming Sunday. Initially... Read More

SH20 road works this week in Rotorua

There will be many active roadwork sites this week in Rotorua. Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises multiple worksites are active on State Highway... Read More

Severe weather warning for upper North Island

Severe weather watch and warnings are in place for the upper North Island from Northland to the Bay of Plenty. The MetService advises that heavy rain... Read More

Motocross stars shine at BOP event

The New Zealand motocross stars of the future revealed themselves in the Bay of Plenty at the weekend. The Farmer Autovillage and Yamaha-sponsored New... Read More

Remember road safety basics this long weekend

As people travel over this long weekend, Police want to remind them of the basics of road safety so that everyone sharing our roads can arrive alive. “Whether... Read More

State Highway 30 Rotorua works this 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

Rest, refresh, and arrive alive this long weekend

It’s been a long, hot day, after a full week of work. A long weekend is on the horizon. You’re loading the family into the car to begin... Read More

Motofest revving up for another classic weekend

MotoFest is just around the corner and, as final preparations are made, the revs are already starting to build ahead of what will no doubt be another... Read More