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A modern twist on Maori history on a mobile app

Monday, 27 July 2015, 3:15 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport’s gone high tech to help youngsters learn the Māori history of Tāmaki Makaurau. As part of Māori Language Week, Auckland Transport, COMET (an Auckland Council educational department) and Kiwa Digital have produced a bilingual ... More >>

Touch pads help the blind use HOP machines

Tuesday, 14 July 2015, 12:33 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport has worked with the Blind Foundation to make it easier for people who are blind or have low vision to use Auckland’s public transport system. Bright yellow raised tactile markers have been installed on 74 AT HOP ticket and top-up ... More >>

Auckland’s trains going all-electric

Monday, 13 July 2015, 1:56 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland’s rail network will be all-electric from next Monday 20 July. New trains will be operating all services on the electrified network from Papakura in the south to Swanson in the west. More >>

New Network for Hibiscus Coast

Friday, 3 July 2015, 10:29 am | Auckland Transport

All feedback has now been analysed, decisions made, and plans have been put in place for the New Network for the Hibiscus Coast. More >>

New Network, a game changer for the Hibiscus Coast

Wednesday, 1 July 2015, 1:01 pm | Auckland Transport

Travelling into the city is expected to be around 30 minutes quicker during off peak when Auckland Transport rolls out its New Network on the Hibiscus Coast in October. More double decker buses will also be on the Northern Express from January, increasing ... More >>

The Green Man is here to help pedestrians

Tuesday, 30 June 2015, 4:19 pm | Auckland Transport

The Green Man is here to help pedestrians If a Green Man holds your hand while crossing an intersection in Auckland’s CBD, don’t be alarmed. He’s there to help you keep safe and to emphasise the green man featured in the pedestrian "cross now" ... More >>

Transport options for the FIFA U-20 World Cup

Thursday, 18 June 2015, 8:56 am | Auckland Transport

If you’re heading to the FIFA U-20 World Cup finals at North Harbour Stadium on Saturday (20 June), plan your trip in advance and allow extra time as the roads will be busy. Some parking is available around the stadium. More >>

Bus console batteries replaced

Friday, 5 June 2015, 11:49 am | Auckland Transport

Bus console batteries replaced Consoles on Auckland’s bus fleet are being modified after an incident yesterday in which a driver was taken to hospital with facial injuries. A malfunction within a console, which is used to store ticket and route information, ... More >>

Transport options for the FIFA U-20 World Cup

Monday, 1 June 2015, 4:36 pm | Auckland Transport

Transport options for the FIFA U-20 World Cup If you intend to travel to the FIFA U-20 World Cup at North Harbour Stadium on Tuesday night, plan your trip in advance and allow extra time as the roads will be busy due to peak traffic. Limited parking ... More >>

Public feedback invited on new bus network

Thursday, 28 May 2015, 2:13 pm | Auckland Transport

Transformation of Auckland’s public transport network is underway, and from 2 June to 13 July feedback is open on proposed changes for the North Shore. More >>

Graffiti attacks on trains are dangerous

Thursday, 28 May 2015, 1:07 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport is warning that someone will be seriously injured or killed if foolish young people continue to graffiti trains. The warning comes after an incident yesterday. CCTV footage shows a group of youths wearing balaclavas spraying paint ... More >>

A fresh look at parking in Auckland

Wednesday, 27 May 2015, 2:54 pm | Auckland Transport

27 May 2015 A fresh look at parking in Auckland Auckland Transport has adopted a parking strategy which will mean a consistent approach for the first time for parking across the region. The document allows for a case by case approach to parking taking ... More >>

A new look for Auckland’s bus shelters

Tuesday, 26 May 2015, 2:22 pm | Auckland Transport

During July and August 2014 Auckland Transport asked for public feedback on three new bus shelter designs that were being trialled on Symonds Street in the city. More >>

Road closures – Wynyard Quarter

Thursday, 21 May 2015, 1:49 pm | Auckland Transport

Street and utility upgrades in Wynyard Quarter will require road closures on sections of Halsey and Gaunt Streets from late May 2015 to mid-2016, and Pakenham and Madden Streets from mid-2015 to mid-2017. These major works are part of the transformation ... More >>

Accident on Northern Busway

Wednesday, 13 May 2015, 10:16 am | Auckland Transport

Several people have been taken to hospital apparently with minor injuries after a bus accident this morning. Auckland Transport says it appears two buses have clipped each other near the Smales Farm Interchange on the Northern Busway. Passengers from ... More >>

Consultation opens on variation to Transport Plan

Monday, 11 May 2015, 4:10 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) is consulting on a proposed variation to Auckland’s Regional Public Transport Plan (RPTP). More >>

Making it easier to use public transport

Monday, 11 May 2015, 12:03 pm | Auckland Transport

To support the new, more connected network of bus and train services Auckland Transport is introducing a Simplified Zone Fare system. More >>

Have your say on bike parking

Tuesday, 5 May 2015, 1:31 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport in association with Cycle Action Auckland (CAA) is asking what sort of bike parking Aucklanders want. More >>

New ferry wharf for Half Moon Bay

Monday, 4 May 2015, 11:37 am | Auckland Transport

New ferry wharf for Half Moon Bay A new Half Moon Bay ferry wharf will provide passengers more shelter and improved access to buses. More >>

Short-list for Auckland’s passenger rail contract

Friday, 24 April 2015, 3:14 pm | Auckland Transport

Short-list for Auckland’s passenger rail contract Auckland Transport has short-listed three companies that will be invited to tender to operate passenger rail services from 1 July 2016. They are Serco NZ, Transdev Auckland and KiwiRail. Mark Lambert, ... More >>



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