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Construction gets under way to improve SH20B connections

Tuesday, 21 January 2020, 12:42 pm | NZTA

Construction is starting on improvements to the SH20B road corridor that will benefit people using public transport to get to Auckland airport and the surrounding area. More >>

Road layout changes at Northern Motorway

Friday, 20 December 2019, 11:52 am | NZTA

Auckland motorists are advised to look out for road layout changes on the northbound offramp from the Northern Motorway (SH1) to Constellation Drive throughout January. More >>

Last link in Haast highway route south of Hokitika reopens

Friday, 20 December 2019, 9:02 am | NZTA

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency will reopen State Highway 6 between Harihari and Whataroa at 9am today, (Friday, 20 December). More >>

SH2 Maramarua passing lane closures during holiday period

Thursday, 19 December 2019, 2:04 pm | NZTA

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises motorists that passing lanes at Maramarua on State Highway 2 will be closed for safety reasons during busy Christmas and New Year holiday travel periods. More >>

State Highway 63, Marlborough reopening 6 pm tonight

Wednesday, 18 December 2019, 2:15 pm | NZTA

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency road crews have been busy today clearing culverts and repairing road surfaces in preparation for reopening SH63 east of St Arnaud in Marlborough early this evening. More >>

Novel approach to rock clearance on Northland state highway

Wednesday, 18 December 2019, 11:13 am | NZTA

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency’s Northland team has taken an novel approach to road maintenance, using a milling machine to clear hazardous material off rock faces in the Brynderwyns Hills on State Highway 1. More >>

State Highway 63 via St Arnaud closed due to flooding

Tuesday, 17 December 2019, 11:53 am | NZTA

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency this morning closed SH63, the St Arnaud highway in Marlborough, after continuous rainfall raised the Wairau River’s levels, overtopping onto the highway. More >>

Plan your Christmas journey to Northland

Monday, 16 December 2019, 11:02 am | NZTA

Holidaymakers heading to Northland over Christmas are advised there are several construction sites on State Highway 1 that may cause congestion and affect journey times. Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency’s Northland System Manager Jacqui Hori-Hoult ... More >>

Delay to opening of new lanes on Northwestern Motorway

Sunday, 15 December 2019, 12:02 pm | NZTA

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises the opening of the new northbound traffic and bus lanes on SH16 between Lincoln Road and Westgate will be delayed for 24 hours. More >>

New Zealand’s leading international hockey facility opens

Friday, 13 December 2019, 12:20 pm | NZTA

The world class National Hockey Centre at Rosedale has been built for North Harbour Hockey as part of the Northern Corridor Improvements project. The centre will not only be the home for North Harbour’s 8000-strong hockey community, it will also ... More >>

Northbound passing lane on Brynderwyns to remain closed

Wednesday, 11 December 2019, 3:37 pm | NZTA

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises that the northbound passing lane on the south side of the Brynderwyns Hills on State Highway 1 will remain closed until March. More >>

Rangitata bridge, SH1, opening late this afternoon

Wednesday, 11 December 2019, 11:36 am | NZTA

SH1 at the Rangitata Bridge will open late this afternoon. The exact time will be confirmed at 3 pm today, says Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency System Manager Pete Connors. More >>

New lanes opening on Southern Motorway

Wednesday, 11 December 2019, 11:33 am | NZTA

The Southern Corridor Improvements (SCI) project has begun opening new motorway lanes between Takanini and Papakura Interchanges, starting with a new third southbound lane between Pahurehure Inlet and the Papakura off-ramp this morning. More >>

Rakaia River bridge repairs coming up

Tuesday, 10 December 2019, 12:52 pm | NZTA

Mid Canterbury’s Rakaia River Bridge, SH1, the longest road bridge in New Zealand at 1.7 long, is about to get some repairs. The repairs are needed because people drive into the sides from time to time. More >>

Rangitata bridge, SH1 remaining closed today

Tuesday, 10 December 2019, 10:16 am | NZTA

Rangitata bridge, SH1 remaining closed today, good progress in South Westland, SH6 – 10.00 am update Canterbury More >>

New lanes on Auckland’s Northwestern Motorway

Monday, 9 December 2019, 6:39 pm | NZTA

Motorists and bus services have been enjoying their first run to the Auckland CBD today on the new improved Northwestern Motorway (SH16). More >>

SH1 remaining closed today and tonight at Rangitata River

Sunday, 8 December 2019, 4:19 pm | NZTA

Canterbury and West Coast flooding, highways: SH1 remaining closed today and tonight at Rangitata River bridge – 4.00 pm update The South Island remains an island of two road halves tonight, with both main highways on either side of the island split ... More >>

Canterbury and West Coast flooding and highways update

Sunday, 8 December 2019, 11:26 am | NZTA

Canterbury and West Coast flooding and highways update: SH1 remaining closed today at Rangitata River bridge – 9.30 am update Several key highways linking regions of the South Island will remain closed today due to ongoing flooding, slips, and ... More >>

Flooding and highways closed both sides of South Island

Saturday, 7 December 2019, 1:59 pm | NZTA

Flooding and highways closed both sides of South Island – Saturday, 7 December, 2019, 2.00 pm update Several key highways linking regions of the South Island are today closed due to flooding, slips, and rivers rising, says Waka Kotahi NZ Transport ... More >>

Haast highway, SH6, closure continuing through Saturday

Friday, 6 December 2019, 1:37 pm | NZTA

Haast highway, SH6, remaining closed today and tomorrow due to fresh slip at Clarke Bluff south-east of Haast More >>

 

 

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