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NZTA advising drivers of detours for SH1, West Street, in Ashburton

By   /  February 7, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Traffic bulletin, Transport  /  Comments Off on NZTA advising drivers of detours for SH1, West Street, in Ashburton

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: NZTA advising drivers of detours for SH1, West Street, in Ashburton Northbound traffic will be directed past the worksite on SH1, and southbound state highway traffic will be detoured down Walnut Ave, Chalmers Ave and South St, to re-join SH1 at Hinds Highway. Local […]

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NZTA advising drivers to take care as damaged roads are re-opened

By   /  February 2, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on NZTA advising drivers to take care as damaged roads are re-opened

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: NZTA advising drivers to take care as damaged roads are re-opened “The safety of road users  is our top priority. Our crews are working hard to clear debris and re-open roads, but we’re asking everyone to take care with difficult conditions still affecting many […]

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West Coast storm: NZTA advising drivers to ‘plan ahead to avoid delays’

By   /  January 31, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on West Coast storm: NZTA advising drivers to ‘plan ahead to avoid delays’

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: West Coast storm: NZTA advising drivers to ‘plan ahead to avoid delays’ The NZ Transport Agency is advising drivers crossing the South Island’s alpine passes, especially SH73 and travelling on the West Coast from tomorrow (Wednesday) through to Friday to check the weather forecast […]

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Major roadworks set to start on Rocks Road, Nelson, State Highway 6

By   /  January 24, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Major roadworks set to start on Rocks Road, Nelson, State Highway 6

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Major roadworks set to start on Rocks Road, Nelson, State Highway 6 The NZ Transport Agency is starting two significant improvement projects along State Highway 6 in Nelson from Thursday 8 February: a road resurfacing project along Rocks Road as well as a shared […]

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Kawarau Gorge Road, State Highway 6: reconstruction work to end of March

By   /  January 23, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Kawarau Gorge Road, State Highway 6: reconstruction work to end of March

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Kawarau Gorge Road, State Highway 6: reconstruction work to end of March People who use the road between Cromwell and Queenstown, State Highway 6, may experience delays between Cromwell and Roaring Meg from this Monday, 29 January. “Significant road maintenance work in the Kawarau […]

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Tucker Beach Road intersection with SH6, Frankton, planning progresses

By   /  January 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Tucker Beach Road intersection with SH6, Frankton, planning progresses

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Tucker Beach Road intersection with SH6, Frankton, planning progresses Preparations continue for Queenstown’s Tucker Beach Road intersection safety upgrade Design and other background work is progressing on major safety improvements for the State Highway 6/ Tucker Beach Road intersection in Queenstown’s Frankton area. The […]

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Russley Road upgrade – night detours

By   /  January 16, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Traffic bulletin, Transport  /  Comments Off on Russley Road upgrade – night detours

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Russley Road upgrade – night detours January and February The NZ Transport Agency advises motorists that there will be night time road closures affecting access to and from SH1 Russley Road from 20 January to 18 February. The closures will take place at three […]

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Significant delays through Rolleston, south-west of Christchurch SH1 this afternoon

By   /  January 12, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Significant delays through Rolleston, south-west of Christchurch SH1 this afternoon

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Significant delays through Rolleston, south-west of Christchurch SH1 this afternoon Christchurch drivers are advised to avoid State Highway 1 through Rolleston this afternoon if at all possible. A long stretch of highway lane is being repaired and there are delays on either side of […]

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Detours in place while Dunedin’s Southern motorway is made safer, add extra time for your trip to Momona Airport

By   /  January 11, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Detours in place while Dunedin’s Southern motorway is made safer, add extra time for your trip to Momona Airport

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Detours in place while Dunedin’s Southern motorway is made safer, add extra time for your trip to Momona Airport The NZ Transport Agency is advising people travelling on Dunedin’s Southern motorway to expect detours and some delays while work is done to make the […]

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Wet weather warning for Friday, 12 January, SH1 Kaikōura

By   /  January 11, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Wet weather warning for Friday, 12 January, SH1 Kaikōura

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Wet weather warning for Friday, 12 January, SH1 Kaikōura The NZ Transport Agency advises people driving between Picton and Christchurch tomorrow, Friday, 12 January, to be aware that more rain is forecast overnight tonight (Thursday) which may affect people planning to travel on State […]

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Queenstown’s Kawarau Falls new bridge: all traffic moves onto the new bridge, single lane, from this week, temporary traffic signals

By   /  January 9, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Queenstown’s Kawarau Falls new bridge: all traffic moves onto the new bridge, single lane, from this week, temporary traffic signals

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Queenstown’s Kawarau Falls new bridge: all traffic moves onto the new bridge, single lane, from this week, temporary traffic signals Queenstown drivers may experience some queuing at the new Kawarau Falls bridge from this week as the heritage bridge, which has taken northbound traffic […]

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Work ramping up on the roads between Picton and Christchurch

By   /  January 9, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Work ramping up on the roads between Picton and Christchurch

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Work ramping up on the roads between Picton and Christchurch Plan ahead and allow extra time is the message from the NZ Transport Agency as work ramps up on both routes between Picton and Christchurch from this week – via Kaikōura and via the […]

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Truck tipped SH1 Waipapa Bay north of Kaikōura – 5pm update

By   /  January 7, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Traffic bulletin, Transport  /  Comments Off on Truck tipped SH1 Waipapa Bay north of Kaikōura – 5pm update

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Truck tipped SH1 Waipapa Bay north of Kaikōura – 5pm update A truck became stuck/ tipped over but still upright at the single lane section of Waipapa Bay, north of Kaikōura, SH1 before 3 pm today. The road is closed between Clarence and Mangamaunu […]

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Upper South Island, SH1 Kaikoura remains closed, next update midday

By   /  January 5, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Upper South Island, SH1 Kaikoura remains closed, next update midday

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Upper South Island, SH1 Kaikoura remains closed, next update midday The NZ Transport Agency kept State Highway 1 on either side of Kaikoura closed this morning after minor rockfalls and surface flooding in several places. The highway to the south between Peketa and Goose […]

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Upper South Island, Kaikoura weather warnings: check before you head off

By   /  January 4, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Upper South Island, Kaikoura weather warnings: check before you head off

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Upper South Island, Kaikoura weather warnings: check before you head off The NZ Transport Agency advises travellers in Marlborough and Nelson, along the Kaikoura Coast and North Canterbury to be aware that severe weather is forecast for later today and Friday. As part of […]

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State Highway 1 north of Kaikōura – one week on

By   /  December 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Summer Journeys, Transport  /  Comments Off on State Highway 1 north of Kaikōura – one week on

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: State Highway 1 north of Kaikōura – one week on One week on from the opening of State Highway 1 (SH1) north of Kaikōura, the NZ Transport Agency is pleased with how the restored coastal corridor is performing. NZ Transport Agency Journey Manager Tresca […]

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Drive safely, we want you here for Christmas: a Santa-sized sack of safe driving tips

By   /  December 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Summer Journeys, Transport  /  Comments Off on Drive safely, we want you here for Christmas: a Santa-sized sack of safe driving tips

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Drive safely, we want you here for Christmas: a Santa-sized sack of safe driving tips The message from NZ Police and the NZ Transport Agency to drivers and motorcyclists this year is simple – drive/ride safely, we want you here for Christmas. Plan ahead […]

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SH1 north of Kaikōura opens

By   /  December 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on SH1 north of Kaikōura opens

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: SH1 north of Kaikōura opens The NZ Transport Agency has reopened State Highway 1 (SH1) north of Kaikōura – one year, one month and one day after the Kaikōura earthquake in November 2016, allowing people to drive through from Picton to Christchurch on the […]

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NZ Transport Agency urging South Island travellers to be aware of SH1 closure zones around Kaikoura

By   /  December 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Summer Journeys, Transport  /  Comments Off on NZ Transport Agency urging South Island travellers to be aware of SH1 closure zones around Kaikoura

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: NZ Transport Agency urging South Island travellers to be aware of SH1 closure zones around Kaikoura In advance of the reopening of State Highway 1 north of Kaikoura tomorrow the NZ Transport Agency is urging people to be aware of the night time closure […]

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State Highway 73 Rough Creek Bridge roadworks, east of Arthur’s Pass village, delays Thursday 14 December

By   /  December 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on State Highway 73 Rough Creek Bridge roadworks, east of Arthur’s Pass village, delays Thursday 14 December

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: State Highway 73 Rough Creek Bridge roadworks, east of Arthur’s Pass village, delays Thursday 14 December The NZ Transport Agency advises drivers to expect delays at Rough Creek Bridge, east of the Arthur’s Pass village, on Thursday, 14 December. Contractors will be fixing potholes […]

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