Care needed at Northland state highway work sites


The NZ Transport Agency says people should be alert to temporary speed restrictions and changes in driving conditions for safe travel as a busy schedule of state highway improvements and repairs continues in Northland.

Work is underway or planned at the following locations:

State Highway 1 (North)

  • Ohaeawai to Springs Flat: roadmarking
  • Kaiwaka: slip repairs  
  • Oakleigh:  Katetoke Bridge repairs
  • Pakaraka:  tree removal & replanting
  • Topuni: tree removal
  • Waitiki Landing: bridge repairs
  • Te Ahu Ahu Rd: right turning bay works
  • Mangamuka; Makene Rd slip repair
  • Warkworth; Valerie Close; guardrail repair
  • McLeods Flat; guardrail improvements
  • Kamo Bypass to Maunu intersection: highway pavement repairs
  • Umawera: highway pavement repairs
  • Waihou Valley; White’s culvert repairs
  • SH1/SH10 intersection:  warning lighting

State Highway 10

  • Kaeo:  speed reduced to 50/70kph – highway chip repairs
  • SH10/SH1 intersection: warning lighting
  • SH 10/SH 11 intersection: warning lighting

State Highway 11

  • Lemons Hill: speed reduced to 50/70kph – highway chip repairs
  • Opua:  speed reduced to 50/70kph – highway chip repairs
  • Waikokere Bridge: protection work  

State Highway 12

  • Kaihu: repair to highway shoulder near culvert
  • Maungaturoto: highway improvements and bridge repairs
  • Matakohe & Ruawai: slip repairs

State Highway 14

  • Maunu to Tangiteroria: highway repairs
  • East of showgrounds:  slip repairs.