The NZ Transport Agency says State Highway 1 through the Mangamuka Gorge will open to light vehicles and camper vans before Christmas, with a single lane past two slips on the northern side of the gorge.

The NZ Transport Agency has chosen a route which follows the current state highway as the emerging preferred corridor for the SH1 Whangarei to Port Marsden Highway project.

EROAD has announced the appointment of Tim Hogan to the role of chief technology officer. Hogan starts his new role on 30 November.

Keith Andrews has been appointed as the Mercedes-Benz Light Commercial and Vans dealer for the Auckland region south of the Harbour Bridge from 27 November.


After nearly a decade of writing about and working with trucks, the time has finally come for me to actually be able to legally drive them on the road…

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New Zealand Trucking shows you how the economy is travelling via key metrics from the road transport industry. From time to time we’ll be asking experts their opinion on what the numbers mean.

From 1 July 2020, anyone convicted of a crime in a New Zealand court who believes they have suffered a miscarriage of justice over their conviction or sentence, or both, can apply to the New Zealand Criminal Cases Review Commission (CCRC) for an independent review of their case.

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Rather than the breath test that is used for alcohol, the drug test will be salivabased and will identify the presence of impairing recreational drugs such as THC (cannabis), methamphetamine, opiates, cocaine, MDMA (ecstasy), and benzodiazepines.