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Road Hazard

Location Impact Comments Detour route Update
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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
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Expected resolution
SH 2 Tauranga To Mathers Rd (north Of Athenree Gorge) Caution Safety Improvement Work At 9 Separate Sites Over A 45km Length Between 23 April And 30 June. Work Includes Pavement Widening, Barrier And Guardrail Installation, And Tree Trimming And Tree Felling. Predominantly Shoulder Closure, With No Speed Restrictions And Contra-flow Traffic Management As Required. Hours Of Work Will Be Between 6.00am And 6.00pm. Allow An Additional 5 Minutes For Your Journey. Not Applicable 21 Apr 2015 16:34 30/06/2015 16:00
SH 3 Manawatu Gorge. Caution Rock falls. The Manawatu Gorge Is Now Open 24/7 But Down To One Lane At The Slip Site. N/a 20 Apr 2015 12:00 Until further notice

Road Work

Location Impact Comments Detour route Update
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Expected resolution
SH 1 Shelly Beach Offramp Southbound Road Closed Maintenance. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Ramp Closure. This Road Work Closure Is Dependent On Various Factors, Including Weather, And May Be Postponed Or Cancelled At Late Notice.
Scheduled time:
Start: 26 Apr 2015 23:00
End: 27 Apr 2015 06:00
Follow Detour 26 Apr 2015 11:08 27/04/2015 06:00
SH 16 Full Closure Te Atatu Loop Onramp Eastbound Road Closed Maintenance. This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Ramp Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 24 Apr 2015 09:00
End: 28 Apr 2015 06:00
Follow Detour 24 Apr 2015 21:12 Until further notice
SH 1 Ngaruawahia Expressway Southbound Road Closed Maintenance. Due To Planned Road Works The Nz Transport Agency Wishes To Advise That The Following Road Closure Will Be In Place On State Highway 1 (taupiri Roundabout To Horotiu Roundabout) And All Relevant On And Off Ramps To The Expressway As Follows: Southbound 7:00am Wednesday 8 April To 12:00pm Friday 24 April And Again From 12:00pm Tuesday 28 April To 9:00pm Friday 1 May
Scheduled time:
Start: 24 Apr 2015 08:51
End: 1 May 2015 09:00
Motorists Are Advised To Follow The Sign Posted Route 24 Apr 2015 10:05 01/05/2015 09:00
SH 29 Tauranga To Kaimai Summit Caution Pavement Repairs. Rehabilitation Work Over A 350m Length West Of Soldiers Road. Sealing Work Has Been Competed And There Is A 70k/hr Speed Restrictions Through The Site.
Scheduled time:
Start: 30 Mar 2015 09:00
End: 19 Jun 2015 16:00
Not Applicable 24 Apr 2015 15:45 19/06/2015 16:00
SH 1 Taihape To Waiouru Delays Pavement Repairs. Speed Restrictions And Stop/go
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Apr 2015 08:00
End: 2 May 2015 16:00
Na 24 Apr 2015 11:47 Until further notice
SH 2 Masterton To Woodville Delays Pavement Repairs. Speed Restrictions And Stop/go
Scheduled time:
Start: 20 Apr 2015 08:00
End: 29 Apr 2015 16:00
Na 24 Apr 2015 10:56 Until further notice
SH 16 Te Atatu Interchange Both Directions Delays From 10pm Fri 24 Apr To 5am Tues 28 Apr The Following Lane Restrictions Will Be In Place, While The Third And Final Te Atatu Bridge Is Raised: ? One Lane In Each Direction Over The Bridge ? Right Turn From Te Atatu Peninsula To Westbound Onramp Closed ? Right Turn From Citybound Exit To Te Atatu South Closed ? Citybound Loop On-ramp Closed From 10pm To 5am Each Night, The Right Turn From The Westbound Exit To Te Atatu Peninsula Will Be Closed. This Closure Will Be Lifted At 4am On Sat 25 Apr For Anzac Services. The Northwestern Motorway And Cycleway Will Remain Open All Weekend. Avoid The Area Or Use Alternate Routes If Possible.
Scheduled time:
Start: 24 Apr 2015 08:15
End: 28 Apr 2015 05:00
For Detour Routes And More Information Please Call 0800 444 449 Or Check Out Www.nzta.govt.nz/wrr 24 Apr 2015 08:19 28/04/2015 05:00
SH 1 Taihape To Waiouru Delays Tree Removal Works. Speed Restrictions And Stop/ Go Traffic Management May Be In Place During Daylight Hours.
Scheduled time:
Start: 21 Apr 2015 15:20
End: 15 May 2015 16:00
Na 21 Apr 2015 15:49 15/05/2015 16:00
SH 29 Tauranga To Kaimai Summit Delays Shoulder Widening And Guard Rail Installation Over A 700m Length Between Poripori Road And The Kaimai Cafe. The Work Requires Closure Of The Uphill Crawler Lane. Hours Of Work Will Be Between 7am And 7pm And There Will Be A 70k/hr Speed Restriction Through The Site While Work Is Taking Place, With No Restriction At Other Times. Allow An Additional 5 Minutes For Your Journey. It Is Recommended That Vehicles Travelling Between Auckland And Tauranga Use Sh2 While This, And Other Work On Sh29, Is Taking Place.
Scheduled time:
Start: 20 Apr 2015 12:33
End: 8 May 2015 17:00
Recommend That Vehicles Travelling Between Auckland And Tauranga Use Sh2. 20 Apr 2015 12:48 08/05/2015 17:00
SH 2 Masterton To Woodville Delays Road Construction. 4th To 29th May 2015. Speed Restrictions And Stop/go.
Scheduled time:
Start: 4 May 2015 08:00
End: 29 May 2015 16:00
Na 7 Apr 2015 08:25 Until further notice
SH 2 Woodville To Dannevirke Delays Road Construction. 24th March - 30th April 2015. Speed Restrictions And Stop/go.
Scheduled time:
Start: 24 Mar 2015 08:00
End: 30 Apr 2015 16:00
Na 7 Apr 2015 08:23 Until further notice
SH 1 Hukerenui, Just North Of Hikurangi Caution Large Earthworks Site With Majority Of Works Off The Highway. Speed Restrictions In Place. Trucks Crossing. Expect Stop / Go Traffic Management, Lane Reductions And Minor Delays At Times.
Scheduled time:
Start: 1 Feb 2015 00:00
End: 1 Aug 2015 00:00
N/a 31 Mar 2015 10:51 Until further notice
SH 1 North Side Of Brynderwyn Hills Caution Large Earthworks Site With Majority Of Works Off The Highway. Speed Restrictions In Place. Trucks Crossing. Expect An Uneven Road Surface, Lane Reductions And Minor Delays At Times.
Scheduled time:
Start: 1 Dec 2014 00:00
End: 1 Aug 2015 00:00
N/a 31 Mar 2015 10:37 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 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

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