Car hits barrier on SH33

UPDATE 9.20AM: One person has sutained minor injuries following a crash on a Bay of Plenty highway. Police were called to a single vehicle crash on... Read More

Delays continue on Te Ngae Rd

The New Zealand Transport Agency says multiple worksites in place along State Highway 30/Te Ngae Rd will cause more delays for drivers this week. The... Read More

Extensions on WOF coming to an end

Warrants of Fitness and Certificates of Fitness that were temporarily extended due to COVID-19 must be renewed by October 10, says Waka Kotahi. While... Read More

Driver too drunk to remember hitting woman

An acupuncture business owner who ran over and killed a 71-year-old woman told police he didn’t even remember driving down the road where he hit... Read More

AA calls for roadside alcohol testing to ramp up

The Automobile Association wants testing for alcohol on the roads to return to previous levels. About a third of all fatal crashes in New Zealand involve... Read More

High demand for overseas licence conversions

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is working hard to process a significant increase of applications from overseas driver licence holders who need to convert... Read More

Road works planned for SH30 next week

Multiple worksites will be in place along State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Iles Road, in Rotorua next week, as part of the Eastern... Read More

BOP road maintenance programme begins

State highways across the Bay of Plenty will be repaired and re-sealed over coming months, with Waka Kotahi New Zealand Transport Agency’s spring/summer... 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

More road works for SH30

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises multiple worksites will be in place along State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Iles Road, in... 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

Calls to avoid “devastating outcomes” at crossings

A moment of inattention could cost you your life on a train track. This is the message from Police, NZTA and the Government as part of Rail Safety Week. The... Read More

Roadway art to support safer streets projects

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency says changes being made to the rules for road markings will support street safety projects, by allowing roadway art to... Read More

Motorcyclist seriously injured in BOP crash

A motorcyclist is in serious condition following a crash in the Bay of Plenty. Emergency services were called to the scene of the crash at 12.30am. A... Read More