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Road Hazard

Location Impact Comments Detour route Update
Expected resolution
SH 1 Near Callaghan Rd, Maromaku. ( Between Kawakawa & Towai) Caution Slip. This Section Of The Sh Is Now Open. There Is A 30kph Speed Restriction In Place For The Deviation Around The Slip. Take Extra Care. Sh 12 May Be Used As An Alternative Route. 19 Feb 2015 13:09 Until further notice

Area Warning

Location Impact Comments Detour route Update
Expected resolution
SH 16 The Strand, Between Gladstone Rd And Tamaki Dr Eastbound Road Closed Public Event. Due To The Itu Triathalon The Road Will Be Closed On Sunday Morning. Allow Extra Time For Detour. Use Alternative Route 28 Mar 2015 12:29 29/03/2015 11:30
SH 1 Southbound Urban Motorway Caution Public Event. Expect Delays On Vivian Street Due To Local Road Closures And Increased Pedestrian Activity
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Mar 2015 12:00
End: 29 Mar 2015 17:00
Consider Using An Alternate Route 28 Mar 2015 12:00 29/03/2015 17:00
SH 5/30/36/30A Rotorua Area Delays Public Event. Major Event At Skyline - International Mountain Bike Event. Expect Major Delays, Especially Fri-sun. Avoid The Area If Possible; Use Alternative Routes.
Scheduled time:
Start: 25 Mar 2015 08:00
End: 29 Mar 2015 18:00
Sh33/ Sh30/ Te Ngae Rd (east Of The Lake) 25 Mar 2015 08:00 29/03/2015 18:00

Road Work

Location Impact Comments Detour route Update
Expected resolution
SH 1 Johnstone's Hill Tunnel Road Closed Maintenance. The Northbound Lanes Of The Johnstone's Hill (toll Road) Tunnel Will Be Temporarily Closed For Maintenance Work Tonight. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Tunnel Closure. This Road Work Closure Is Dependent On Various Factors, Including Weather, And May Be Postponed Or Cancelled At Late Notice.
Scheduled time:
Start: 29 Mar 2015 05:00
End: 30 Mar 2015 06:00
Follow Contra-flow Detour 28 Mar 2015 18:23 30/03/2015 06:00
SH 1 Waikato Expressway Ngaruawahia Northbound Road Closed Maintenance. The Nz Transport Agency Wishes To Advise That The Following Road Closure Is Now In Place On State Highway 1 (taupiri Roundabout To Horotiu Roundabout) And All Relevant On And Off Ramps To The Expressway As Follows: Northbound 7.00am Monday 16 March To Wednesday 1 April 2015.
Scheduled time:
Start: 16 Mar 2015 07:00
End: 1 Apr 2015 23:59
Motorists Are Advised To Follow The Sign Posted Route. 26 Mar 2015 15:33 01/04/2015 23:59
SH 2 Woodville To Dannevirke Delays Road Construction. 24th March - 24th April 2015. Speed Restrictions And Stop/go.
Scheduled time:
Start: 24 Mar 2015 08:00
End: 24 Apr 2015 16:00
Na 24 Mar 2015 08:00 Until further notice
SH 2 Waihi To Katikati Caution Underslip Repairs South Of Bridgman Lane. Work Hours 6am To 7pm Monday To Friday, And Saturdays As Required. There Will Be Speed Restrictions Through The Site At All Times. Minor Delays Possible.
Scheduled time:
Start: 23 Mar 2015 09:00
End: 29 May 2015 17:00
Not Applicable 23 Mar 2015 09:00 29/05/2015 17:00
SH 5 Taupo To Napier Delays Road Construction. North Of Esk Valley Seal Widening And Guardrail Work. Speed Restrictions & Lane Changes May Apply. Please Take Care Observe Speed Restrictions.
Scheduled time:
Start: 17 Mar 2015 19:36
End: 1 May 2015 00:00
N/a 17 Mar 2015 19:40 01/05/2015 00:00
SH 2 Waipukurau To Hastings Caution Maintenance. Roundabout Construction At Pakipaki. Intersection Of Sh2, Sh50a, Railway Road South And Te Aute Rds. . Temporary Intersection Layout In Place. Speed Restrictions Apply. Surface May Be Unsealed.
Scheduled time:
Start: 17 Mar 2015 14:03
End: 30 Jun 2015 00:00
N/a 17 Mar 2015 14:06 30/06/2015 00:00
SH 5 Mohaka Bridge, Napier To Taupo Caution Bridge Repairs. Single Lane Controlled By Temporary Traffic Signals, 30kph Speed Restriction Applies. Some Delays May Be Experienced.
Scheduled time:
Start: 26 Feb 2015 07:40
End: 1 Dec 2015 00:00
N/a 26 Feb 2015 07:43 Until further notice
SH 1 Whangarei To Wellsford Caution Maintenance. Due To A 600m Long Rehab Site At Plantation Corner, Motorists May Face Delays. Work Is Scheduled To Take From 10.02.15 To 02.0415
Scheduled time:
Start: 10 Feb 2015 08:00
End: 2 Apr 2015 17:00
N/a 12 Feb 2015 12:05 02/04/2015 17:00
SH 36 North Of Southern Taumata Intersection Delays Pavement Repairs. Rehabilitation And Widening Work. Hours Of Work 6am - 7pm. There Will Be Stop/go Traffic Control With30k/hr Speed Restrictions While Work Is Taking Place And 50k/hr At Other Times. Minor Delays Are Expected
Scheduled time:
Start: 9 Feb 2015 06:00
End: 30 Apr 2015 17:00
N/a 9 Feb 2015 06:01 30/04/2015 17:00
SH 1 Ngauranga Interchange To Aotea Quay ( Urban Motorway ) Caution A New Road Layout Is Now In Place For North & Southbound Motorists While The Ngauranga To Aotea Quay Project Is Underway. The Speed Has Been Lowered To 70km/h In Some Areas. Motorists Are Advised To Expect Minor Delays, Adhere To The Lowered Speed Limit And Take Care At All Times.
Scheduled time:
Start: 12 Jan 2015 20:55
End: 31 Mar 2016 17:30
N/a 26 Jan 2015 11:49 31/03/2016 17:30
SH 57 Shannon To Intersection Of Sh56 Delays Road Construction. Works Recommence On Site 8th January 2015.
Scheduled time:
Start: 8 Jan 2015 08:00
End: 1 Nov 2015 17:00
N/a 8 Jan 2015 08:01 Until further notice
SH 35 Tokomaru Bay To Tolaga Bay Caution Mangatuna Dropouts. Speed Restrictions In Place. Metal Surface. Drive With Care.
Scheduled time:
Start: 20 Oct 2014 14:02
End: 31 Mar 2015 00:00
N/a 23 Dec 2014 12:06 Until further notice
SH 35 Tokomaru Bay To Tolaga Bay Caution Parou Dropout. Speed Restrictions And Give Way In Place. Drive With Care.
Scheduled time:
Start: 20 Oct 2014 14:09
End: 31 Mar 2015 00:00
N/a 23 Dec 2014 12:04 Until further notice

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