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Expect trains at any time between Blenheim and Christchurch

Tuesday, 9 October 2018, 9:56 am | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency and KiwiRail want to remind people living, working or travelling in the area between Blenheim and Christchurch that daytime freight trains are now running on the Main North Line. The rail corridor is live at all times and anyone ... More >>

Albany walking and cycling bridge to be installed

Tuesday, 18 September 2018, 5:13 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The newest walking and cycling bridge on the North Shore will be lifted into place over the Northern Motorway at Spencer Road in Albany next week. More >>

Stoney Creek Bridge, State Highway 7, four nights of closure

Wednesday, 12 September 2018, 2:45 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Drivers who travel on State Highway 7 between Greymouth and Reefton overnight need to be ready for some delays at the end of this month. The Stoney Creek Bridge, north of Ikamatua, south of Reefton, is being strengthened by NZ Transport Agency crews. ... More >>

Fuel tanker crash near Woodend, detours in place

Tuesday, 28 August 2018, 9:52 am | New Zealand Transport Agency

A fuel tanker crash north of Christchurch at Woodend, south of the Pineacres intersection, has closed the highway and detours are likely to be in place until early afternoon at least. More >>

SH1 through Brynderwyns closed - Detour corrections

Wednesday, 22 August 2018, 12:30 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency advises that State highway 1 through the Brynderwyns Hills will remain closed for most of the day. There are detours in place. More >>

SH1 through Brynderwyns will be closed for most of the day

Wednesday, 22 August 2018, 12:08 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency advises that State highway 1 through the Brynderwyns Hills will remain closed for most of the day. There are detours in place. More >>

NZTA engages with wider industry on Auckland Light Rail

Tuesday, 31 July 2018, 1:48 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency has met with more than 450 representatives of the supplier industry in New Zealand and overseas today to brief them on the country’s largest infrastructure project to date, Auckland Light Rail. More >>

New road bridge across Taramakau River completed

Tuesday, 17 July 2018, 5:27 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

MEDIA RELEASE 17 July 2018 | SOUTHERN REGION New road bridge across Taramakau River completed in good time, planning for a safe event on Sunday 22 July underway More >>

Waioeka Gorge SH2 planned to re-open this Saturday

Thursday, 28 June 2018, 5:33 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency is expecting to re-open SH2 through the Waioeka Gorge on Saturday 30 June. NZTA Regional Transport Systems Manager Rob Campbell says contractors have made great progress clearing the 7,000 m3 of material that came down with the ... More >>

Waioeka Gorge SH2 Bay of Plenty to remain closed

Monday, 25 June 2018, 11:25 am | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency is advising SH2 Waioeka Gorge will remain closed until further notice due to a significant slip located between Oponae (Waiata Rd) and Wairata (Wairata Rd). More >>

Overnight closures State Highway intersection, Greymouth

Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 12:01 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency is closing Greymouth’s Marlborough St/ High St (State Highway 6) intersection this Thursday and Friday nights so contractors Tru-Line Civil can complete work on the new roundabout. More >>

SH2 Remutaka Hill under stop/go following minor slips

Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 10:40 am | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency is advising due to minor slips on State Highway 2, Remutaka Hill, traffic flow is being managed via stop/go while crews work as quickly as they can to reopen the closed lane. More >>

Flooding, closures on SH1 through Kaikōura and inland road

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 12:54 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Heavy rain causes flooding and closures on SH1 through Kaikōura and the inland access road More >>

Lane layout changes re-scheduled: SH1 northbound at Takanini

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 12:30 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Changes to the lane layout for northbound traffic through the Southern Corridor at Takanini will now go aheadon Thursday night and be in place for Friday morning commuters. The changes were postponed earlier this week because of bad weather. More >>

Winter conditions South Island, be ready for black ice

Wednesday, 6 June 2018, 4:55 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Southland, Otago and the alpine passes of the South Island have had snowfalls and freezing temperatures in the past 24 hours with potentially more overnight.Wet and icy road conditions are likely in many areas of the southern South Island Thursday ... More >>

Saturday night closure of SH16 motorway

Wednesday, 6 June 2018, 1:11 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency advises motorists that State Highway 16 in Auckland will be closed between Lincoln Road and Westgate from 11pm Saturday, June 9 to 5am Sunday, June 10. More >>

Seawalls completed north of Kaikōura on State Highway 1

Wednesday, 30 May 2018, 1:27 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The last of more than 7,500 seawall blocks just north of Ōhau Point along the Kaikōura coast have been installed. More >>

Cyclone Gita: Road closures and conditions 1:30pm 22/2

Wednesday, 21 February 2018, 1:53 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency is advising motorists of the following closures and restrictions affecting several state highways following Cyclone Gita. The latest information is below: More >>

Be aware of SH1 closure zones around Kaikoura

Thursday, 14 December 2017, 2:06 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

NZ Transport Agency urging South Island travellers to be aware of SH1 closure zones around Kaikoura More >>

Hot weather across South Island affecting road surfaces

Thursday, 7 December 2017, 4:45 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

With temperatures across the country much warmer than usual for this time of year, road surface temperatures are likely to be higher than 50°C today through Monday, 11 December, next week, says the NZ Transport Agency. More >>

 

 

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