Why are roads built where they are? What's the highest highway in New Zealand? How are state highways numbered? What's the difference between a motorway and an expressway? Here you can find the answers to these and other commonly asked questions about our state highway network.
From the late 1800s when vehicles where first introduced to today – discover some of the road, motoring and regulatory milestones along the way.
Updates on road conditions by the minute.
We’re underway with a research project on international visitors and their experiences with New Zealand’s land transport system.
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