Extension of closure for SH1 s...

18 April 2018

High winds have reduced the time available for abseiling and rock removal work needed on the south side of Kaikōura today, says the NZ Transport Agency. The highway is closed south...

State Highway 1 north and sout...

18 April 2018

The NZ Transport Agency confirms that State Highway 1 (SH1) between Picton and Christchurch will re-open for night-time travel from Monday, 30 April.

Planned one day closure for S...

17 April 2018

To help prepare State Highway 1 either side of Kaikōura for 24-hour operation by the end of April, the NZ Transport Agency has scheduled a closure on the south side for Wednesday, 18 April.

Second State Highway 1 Desert ...

16 April 2018

The second State Highway 1 Desert Road closure has now been confirmed to start on Thursday 19 April.

State Highway 4 north of Tauma...

11 April 2018

The NZ Transport Agency is advising that State Highway 4 north of Taumarunui will be closed to traffictomorrow morning from 7:30am while work is carried out to repair fallen power lines.

Keep on Moving road update

10 April 2018

Current state of the State Highways in the South Island as of 12:00 pm 10 April 2018

Kaikoura deviation will not pr...

05 April 2018

A proposed State Highway 1 deviation through Kaikoura will not proceed, says the NZ Transport Agency. “As a result of this decision, the legal designation over the proposed route a...

Takaka Hill, State Highway 60,...

05 April 2018

The Takaka Hill road into Golden Bay (SH60) will be open all day and all night, barring further closures due to more slips or incidents, from this Saturday morning at 6am, says the NZ Transport Agency.

SH 1 south of Whangarei

23 March 2018

The NZ Transport Agency advises motorists of a revised plan for night time closures on to repair and resurface the three Mata Bridges. The start of works had been cancelled because of bad weather.

State Highway 1 Desert Road cl...

23 March 2018

The State Highway 1 Desert Road closure has now been confirmed for Monday 26 March.