Toyota New Zealand confirms boost for Kiwi racers 

Toyota New Zealand has announced today a COVID-19 support package of up to $500,000 to help Kiwi up and coming single seater drivers. The fund will... Read More

Agency moves to stamp out dodgy seatbelt repairs

Vehicle warrant of fitness inspectors alarmed at illegal repairs of seatbelts have forced action from authorities. The Transport Agency has rushed in... Read More

Green light for motocross champs

Break out your helmet and boots, fill up the fuel tank and get yourself to Mercer this weekend for the big annual North Island Motocross Championships... Read More

National‘s $190 million Rotorua roading package

Rotorua MP Todd McClay says his party will deliver on a range of local roading projects in and around Rotorua to the tune of $190 million if National... Read More

Snow expected in the week ahead

The MetService advises that an active front, preceded by strong northwesterlies is expected to move northeast over the South Island during Tuesday, then... Read More

National weather update

While the Auckland, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty regions have mostly fine weather with westerlies forecast today, the MetService has issued a severe... Read More

Don’t dump your dog

  Don’t dump your dog is the request from Rescue, Revive, Rehome’s Rowan Elliott.   A small chocolate Labrador puppy left abandoned... Read More

On the hunt for Crumpy’s bush-bashing ute

The hunt is on for two iconic utes that were stars of arguably the most beloved advertising campaign ever in New Zealand, Barry Crump’s 1980’s... Read More

Last days to have say on SH30/Te Ngae Rd changes

  The Rotorua community is being encouraged to have their say on proposed improvements to a section of State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road before... Read More

Two vehicle crash on SH 5 Rotorua to Wairakei

NZTA report there has been a two-car crash south of Tumunui township this evening. The crash is on State Highway 5 between Rotorua and Wairakei near... Read More

Rain and strong winds coming early this week

The MetService report that a complex low pressure system is expected to move east across New Zealand on Monday and early Tuesday, bringing rain and strong... Read More

Two-vehicle crash on State Highway 33

9.05pm update: State Highway 33 is now open following an earlier crash. The diversions are no longer in place through Hamurana. NZ Police thank motorists... Read More

Student Quad Bike Invention A Winner

An invention that could save lives has taken the top spot at the NIWA Waikato Science and Technology Fair. Lachlan Coleman, a student at St. Paul's... Read More

Green light for Te Awa River Ride

  Cyclists and walkers will now have a safer way to get around Taupo, Turangi, and between Hamilton and Cambridge, with funding for shared paths... Read More

Low-emissions for heavy transport a step closer

Getting low-emission trucks on the road is a step closer with investment in infrastructure to support hydrogen vehicles.   The Infrastructure... Read More