Update on Upper Buller Gorge –...

10 July 2018

The NZ Transport Agency is continuing to make an area of the Upper Buller Gorge, SH6, between the Iron Bridge near Inangahua and Murchison, safe for road users today. The highway i...

Waioeka Gorge to remain closed...

10 July 2018

The NZ Transport Agency is urging motorists to stay up to date with road conditions between Opotiki and

North Otago community has its ...

09 July 2018

Safer speeds and more signs through townships, pull-over areas for slow vehicles, and safety barriers, are among changes people would like to see on State Highway 1 in North Otago.

Planned three day, daytime clo...

06 July 2018

In order to stabilise a rock face north of Kaikōura at Ōhau Point, the NZ Transport Agency has scheduled a three day, daytime closure from Monday, 6 August to Wednesday, 8 August.

Weather activated speed limit ...

06 July 2018

The Weather Activated Variable Speed Limit signs on the Kaimai Range (State Highway 29) are back up and running.

Rakaia Gorge full night closur...

05 July 2018

Work is well underway on earthquake strengthening the Rakaia Gorge bridge in Mid Canterbury and replacing its deck, says the NZ Transport Agency.

Waioeka Gorge to remain open d...

05 July 2018

Following a slip that closed the Waioeka Gorge in June, the NZ Transport Agency has advised that State Highway 2 through the gorge will remain open to a single lane operating between 7.30am and 5pm.

NZ Transport Authority must so...

04 July 2018

Quality issues on our new motorways are becoming an epidemic and NZ Transport Authority must get on top of the problem, says Road Transport Forum chief executive Ken Shirley.

South Island Advisory - ice on...

28 June 2018

West Coast highways are icing up night and mornings in particular in many places currently and all drivers are encouraged to take care.

Waioeka Gorge SH2 to remain closed

25 June 2018

The NZ Transport Agency is advising SH2 Waioeka Gorge will remain closed until further notice due to a significant slip located between Oponae (Waiata Rd) and Wairata (Wairata Rd).