Fatal crash near Atiamuri

Update, 6pm: One person has died following a crash involving two recreational off-road motorcycles on private land near Atiamuri on Sunday afternoon. A... Read More

Two vehicle crash in Ngongotaha

Two vehicles have collided in Ngongotaha on Saturday morning. Emergency services were advised around 10.10am of a crash between two vehicles on Kokiri... Read More

Mamaku bus service reinstated

A once-weekly return bus service is to start at Mamaku this month. The old sawmilling town has almost become a backwater in the Rotorua hinterland,... Read More

Wintry snap coming this week

Despite above average temperatures this weekend, another wintry snap is coming this week. WeatherWatch advise that as we head through Sunday even warmer... Read More

Two car crash in Rotorua

Police received a report of a two car crash in Rotorua on Saturday morning. The vehicles were reported to have collided about 10.40am on Fenton St between... Read More

Diesel spill along SH33, near Okere Falls

Police have received several reports of diesel that has split along the road on State Highway 33 this morning. A police spokesperson says they were... Read More

Car hits pole near Okere Falls

A car has collided with a pole near Okere Falls on Sunday morning. Police were called about 7.40am following a report of a car hitting a pole on State... Read More

Two car crash in Rotorua

Police report there was a two-car vehicle collision in Rotorua on Sunday afternoon. “Police were called about 2.35pm following a crash on Lake... Read More

State Highway 1 blocked south of Turangi

Police advise that State Highway 1 is currently completely blocked just south of Turangi. The road block is due to a tree falling on the road. Motorists... Read More

Two vehicle crash in Rotorua

Police advise a two-vehicle collision has occurred in Rotorua on Sunday morning. Police are attending to a crash between a car and a van at the intersection... Read More

Campbell moves up the standings at Canterbury

The Bay of Plenty’s Phil Campbell has moved up to third in the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship after the third round,... Read More

Work on boat ramp nears completion

Work on the Acacia Road boat ramp is nearing completion. Laying the remainder of the boat ramp slabs will run into this coming week, and all work should... Read More

Road open after downed tree blocked access

Rotorua Lakes Council’s contracting crews are completing the final stages of clean up along Hamurana Road after a large tree blocked vehicle access.... Read More

Rotorua road down to one lane

A road in the Rotorua area is down to one lane following a crash. The crash happened on State Highway 30, near Pohutukawa Drive. A statement issued... Read More

Stop/go traffic control for SH30

Re-sealing has been taking place along State Highway 30 near Rotoma today. The road works has been taking place all day today and an expected resolution... Read More