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Road Hazard

Location Impact Comments Detour route Update
Expected resolution
SH 1 Dome Valley Road Closed Crash. Due To A Crash In The Dome Valley The Road Is Closed . Avoid The Area Or Delay Your Journey If Possible. Long Delays. Heavy Motor Vehicles: (from Auckland) Exit Northern Motorway At Silverdale Interchange Left Into Sh17, Right Into Kahikatea Flat Rd Right Onto Sh16 (kaipara Coast Hwy), Left Back Onto Sh1 Northbound (from Warkworth) Left Into Kaipara Flats Rd, Left Into Carran Rd, Right Into Woodcocks Rd, Continue Onto West Coast Rd, Right Onto Sh16 (kaipara Coast Hwy) Left Back Onto Sh1 Southbound: Right Into Sh16 (kaipara Coast Hwy) (to Auckland) Reverse Of Northbound Directions (to Warkworth) Left Into West Coast Rd Continue Onto Woodcocks Rd Right Back Onto Sh1 Additional Distance 16 Km 41 Km Additional Time 21 Min 39 Min 30 Aug 2014 15:55 30/08/2014 16:40
SH 3 Eight Mile Junction To Awakino Tunnel Delays Rock falls. Due To Rockfall Hazard A Lane Closure Is In Place As A Precautionary Measure. A Stop/go Is In Place. Caution. 29 Jul 2014 10:12 Until further notice
SH 1 Near Callaghan Rd, Maromaku. ( Between Kawakawa & Towai) Caution Washout. This Section Highway Is Now Open. 30kmph Speed Restriction In Place. Uneven Road Surface. Take Extra Care. Sh12 May Be Used As An Alternative Route. 18 Jul 2014 18:31 Until further notice
SH 12 Kaikohe To Dargaville Caution Slip. Down To One Lane, Stop/go In Place. Please Expect Delays While Essential Maintenance Is Undertaken. N/a 16 Jul 2014 10:02 Until further notice

Road Work

Location Impact Comments Detour route Update
Expected resolution
SH 2 South Of Domain Rd Papamoa Delays Pavement Repairs. Traffic Reduced To One Lane Controlled By Stop/go From 7pm To 6am Each Night From Sunday Night (31/8) To Sunday Morning (7/9)
Scheduled time:
Start: 31 Aug 2014 19:00
End: 7 Sep 2014 06:00
N/a 29 Aug 2014 16:43 07/09/2014 06:00
SH 5 Tihiotonga Delays Stop/go For Tree-felling. Expect Minor Delays. Avoid Area If Possible.
Scheduled time:
Start: 13 Sep 2014 05:00
End: 13 Sep 2014 13:00
Nbd Traffic Continue On Hemo Rd (sh30) Past Old Taupo Rd (sh5), Straight Through Roundabout Onto Fenton St, Left Onto Devon St, Right Back Onto Sh5. Reverse Directions For Sbd. 26 Aug 2014 16:24 13/09/2014 13:00
SH 3 Cobham Bridge Wanganui Delays Bridge Repairs. Bridge Strengthening Works. A 30 Km/h Speed Restriction Will Be In Place. A Stop/go Will Operate, With Traffic Lights, Between 6am And Midnight Daily. Motorists Are Advised To Take Extra Care And Expect Delays Nearby. Over-dimension Load Contact: 027 274 8926.
Scheduled time:
Start: 4 Aug 2014 06:00
End: 22 Oct 2014 23:59
Na 8 Aug 2014 14:08 Until further notice
SH 2A Takitimu Drive Overbridge Delays Bridge Repairs. Bridge Joint Repairs Are Being Undertaken On The Sh2a Takitimu Drive Overbridge 24/7 Over The Next 4 To 6 Weeks. One Lane Is Closed On The Eastbound Side Of The Bridge Heading From Bethlehem/waihi To Towards Tauranga And One Lane Is Closed On The Westbound Side Of The Bridge Heading From Tauranga Towards Bethlehem/waihi. One Lane Is Open In Each Direction On The Bridge At All Times. A Temporary Speed Restriction Of 50 Km/h Is In Place.
Scheduled time:
Start: 11 Jun 2014 08:43
End: 31 Aug 2014 00:00
N/a 7 Jul 2014 10:42 Until further notice

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