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Milford road re-opens with avalanche risk warning
14 Sep 2021   /

Milford road re-opens with avalanche risk warning

The road between Te Anau and Milford Sound/Piopiotahi is closed due to ongoing high avalanche risk.


Akaroa road link under scrutiny
24 Jun 2021   /

Akaroa road link under scrutiny

NZTA is asking for public feedback on road speeds along State Highway 75 and a section of State Highway 73.


Walking charity welcomes pedestrian bridge over Auckland harbour
9 Jun 2021   /

Walking charity welcomes pedestrian bridge over Auckland harbour

Bridge supports Climate Change Commission target of reducing emissions by making walking and cycling easier.


Arterial route to Auckland Airport to close for improvements
26 Feb 2021   /

Arterial route to Auckland Airport to close for improvements

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency will close a main arterial route to Auckland Airport for safety improvements and road widening.


Aucklanders urged to plan online to avoid holiday delays
27 Jan 2021   /

Aucklanders urged to plan online to avoid holiday delays

Motorists going away for Auckland Anniversary weekend are urged by Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency to plan ahead, be patient, drive to the conditions and avoid busy travel times on state highways.


Central Otago Touring Route officially opens
27 Nov 2020   /

Central Otago Touring Route officially opens

The route spanned 341km from Otepoti/Dunedin to the foot of the Southern Alps at Queenstown.


NZTA funds $2m repair of Lower Hollyford Road
10 Nov 2020   /

NZTA funds $2m repair of Lower Hollyford Road

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency will fund the $2m repair of the last 3km of Lower Hollyford Road in Fiordland.


NZTA warns travellers to plan ahead for Labour Weekend
23 Oct 2020   /

NZTA warns travellers to plan ahead for Labour Weekend

Travel might be more spread out across the country with holiday makers taking the opportunity to have a longer break and exploring different regions to normal.


Wellington secures $1m for Innovating Streets scheme
30 Sep 2020   /

Wellington secures $1m for Innovating Streets scheme

Wellington City Council has secured $1m from Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency to design four Innovating Streets pilots with the community.


Drivers warned as snow, ice blanket South Island
30 Sep 2020   /

Drivers warned as snow, ice blanket South Island

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is advising all drivers to avoid unnecessary journeys and check highways before setting off as snow and ice falls over the South Island.


Wild weather closes tourist routes, Auckland Harbour Bridge
29 Sep 2020   /

Wild weather closes tourist routes, Auckland Harbour Bridge

Snow and wind have closed highways across New Zealand, including the Auckland Harbour Bridge.


Damaged Hollyford Road to undergo $400k repair
28 Sep 2020   /

Damaged Hollyford Road to undergo $400k repair

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency has confirmed the first 11km section of the flood-damaged Lower Hollyford Road in Fiordland will be repaired, at a cost of $400,000.


Avalanche hazard for Milford Road – NZTA
16 Sep 2020   /

Avalanche hazard for Milford Road – NZTA

Popular tourist route Milford Road, SH94, remains closed due to avalanche risk.


Bridge options to be explored at Shotover River
14 Jul 2020   /

Bridge options to be explored at Shotover River

Queenstown Lakes District Council calling for local feedback on proposed options to improve crossing the Kimiākau Shotover River, complementing the Edith Cavell Bridge.


$23m Forgotten World Highway work to kick off
8 Jul 2020   /

$23m Forgotten World Highway work to kick off

Locals are invited to find out more about planned improvements for the Forgotten World Highway.


Buller to receive almost $3m for post-Covid 19 rebuild
8 Jul 2020   /

Buller to receive almost $3m for post-Covid 19 rebuild

The Government will invest nearly $3m into the Buller District Council to kick start the post-Covid 19 rebuild.


Fiordland’s Homer Tunnel to close for works
27 May 2020   /

Fiordland’s Homer Tunnel to close for works

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency will close Homer Tunnel for road resurfacing following Queen’s Birthday weekend.


Submissions open on new Manawatū Gorge route
9 Apr 2020   /

Submissions open on new Manawatū Gorge route

Public submissions on plans for a new highway to replace the closed State Highway 3 Manawatū Gorge route are now open, says Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency.


Roadworks to cause delays at Hanmer Springs
4 Mar 2020   /

Roadworks to cause delays at Hanmer Springs

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is advising drivers there will be delays in and out of Hanmer Springs while the bridge on State Highway 7A, over the Waiau River, is being resurfaced.


Forgotten World Highway $13.4m funding boost to help lift visitor numbers
2 Mar 2020   /

Forgotten World Highway $13.4m funding boost to help lift visitor numbers

A further $13.4m will be spent on improving State Highway 43 the Forgotten World Highway.


Milford Sound convoys continue – no private vehicle access
26 Feb 2020   /

Milford Sound convoys continue – no private vehicle access

Convoys of buses for visitors and essential services vehicles to Milford Sound Piopiotahi are continuing this week, with a small change in frequency and timing from Thursday.


Milford convoy gets through, another to go today
18 Feb 2020  

Milford convoy gets through, another to go today

The first convoy of essential services vehicles and material went in and out of Milford Sound Piopiotahi, on Saturday, two weeks after torrential rain closed the highway.


Milford access opens for essential services
13 Feb 2020   /

Milford access opens for essential services

A four-wheel drive route into Milford Sound Piopiotahi is now available for emergency services, and essential services convoys are planned to start this weekend.


Milford Road repairs under way
11 Feb 2020   /

Milford Road repairs under way

Good progress building a four-wheel drive, single lane route into Milford Sound Piopiotahi has been made in the past few days of sunshine


Milford Rd stays shut, but Southland links gradually reopening
10 Feb 2020  

Milford Rd stays shut, but Southland links gradually reopening

The Milford road remains cut off but others are reopening across the region, says Emergency Management Southland.


Slower road speeds at Queenstown, Wanaka to combat crashes
10 Feb 2020  

Slower road speeds at Queenstown, Wanaka to combat crashes

New reduced speed limits have been adopted by Queenstown Lakes District Council.


Road to relief for resort’s traffic woes in $90m package
30 Jan 2020   /

Road to relief for resort’s traffic woes in $90m package

The new investment will help Queenstown cope with a growing number of tourists and residents.


Upgrade underway on Auckland Airport highway
22 Jan 2020   /

Upgrade underway on Auckland Airport highway

Construction has started on the upgrade of State Highway 20B to Auckland airport.


Homer Tunnel reopens after fire
22 Jan 2020   /

Homer Tunnel reopens after fire

The Homer Tunnel on SH94 between Te Anau and Milford Sound has reopened, allowing hundreds of queued cars to pass through from Milford Sound.


Popular tourist routes affected by maintenance
20 Jan 2020   /

Popular tourist routes affected by maintenance

Two popular tourist routes in the South Island will be affected by maintenance and resealing this week.