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Location Event type Impact Comments Detour route Update received Next update Expected resolution
SH 1 Aotea Quay off-ramp, southbound, Wellington (map view) Road Hazard Road Closed
Crash

Due to a prior crash that has caused significant damage, the Aotea Quay southbound off-ramp is closed until further notice. SH1 remains open to southbound traffic. Allow extra time for diversions via the alternative route.

Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Mar 2020 3:53am

All Heavy Vehicles travelling southbound are to take the Ngauranga Off-ramp on both SH1 and SH2 and use Hutt Road. Light vehicles to use any of the alternative ramps. 30 Mar 2020 6:29pm Until further notice
SH 50 Maraekakaho, Hawkes Bay (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Slip

The road is down to one lane under a priority give way with a 30km/h speed restriction 2km south of the intersection with Salisbury Road. Road users are advised to take extra care.

Scheduled time:
Start: 5 Sep 2018 4:19pm

Not Applicable 8 Feb 2020 6:28am Until further notice
SH 2 Opotiki to Gisborne (Waioeka Gorge), Gisborne (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Slip

Due to a slip, there is a reduced lane width and a temporary speed restriction in place. Take extra care.

Scheduled time:
Start: 13 Jan 2020 10:20am

No alternative route 12 Mar 2020 1:48pm Until further notice
SH 35 Te Araroa to Tolaga Bay, near the intersection with Mata Road, Gisborne (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Slip

Due to a slip, there is a 30km/h temporary speed restriction in place. Take extra care.

Scheduled time:
Start: 13 Jan 2020 10:46am

Not Applicable. 13 Jan 2020 2:55pm Until further notice
SH 54 Feilding to SH1 Junction, Manawatu-Whanganui (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Drop out

Due to a drop out 4km north of Rewa there is a speed restriction of 30km/h in place. Road users are advised to take extra care in the area.

Scheduled time:
Start: 19 Jul 2018 4:48pm

Not Applicable. 5 Mar 2020 10:31pm Until further notice
SH 43 Aukopae, between intersections of Mangaparo Road and Kururau Road, Manawatu-Whanganui (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Drop out

The road is down to one lane under priority give way with a 30km/h speed restriction in place. Take extra care in the area.

Scheduled time:
Start: 14 Sep 2019 12:42pm

Not Applicable. 5 Mar 2020 5:18am Until further notice
SH 35 Te Araroa to Tolaga Bay, Gisborne (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Other

Due to a slippery road surface, there is a temporary speed restriction in place. Take extra care.

Scheduled time:
Start: 13 Jan 2020 10:38am

No alternative route 19 Jan 2020 6:12am Until further notice
SH 35 Kemp rd to Tapuaeroa rd, Gisborne (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Other

Due to an uneven road surface, there is a temporary speed restriction in place. Take extra care

Scheduled time:
Start: 3 Apr 2020 8:58am

Not applicable 3 Apr 2020 4:56pm Until further notice
SH 35 Te Araroa to Tolaga Bay, Gisborne (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Other

Due to an uneven road surface, there is a temporary speed restriction in place. Take extra care.

Scheduled time:
Start: 13 Jan 2020 10:36am

No alternative route 13 Jan 2020 10:37am Until further notice
SH 35 Te Araroa to Tolaga Bay, Gisborne (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Washout

Due to a washout, there is a reduced lane width and a temporary speed restriction in place. Take extra care.

Scheduled time:
Start: 13 Jan 2020 10:24am

No alternative route 13 Jan 2020 10:26am Until further notice
SH 25 Whitianga to Tairua, Waikato (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Drop out

Due to a drop out approximately 1km north of Coroglen, a temporary speed reduction of 30Kph is in place. Motorists are advised to take extra care on this section of the state highway

Scheduled time:
Start: 12 Sep 2019 7:15pm

Not applicable. 12 Sep 2019 7:31pm Until further notice
SH 16 Makarau, Auckland (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Drop out

Due to an uneven road surface in the area, a temporary speed limit of 50km has been installed. Please take extra care.

Scheduled time:
Start: 10 Jul 2019 7:51am

n/a 10 Jul 2019 10:08am Until further notice
SH 16 Wellsford, Auckland (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Potholes

Due to an uneven road surface in the area, a temporary speed limit has been installed. Please take extra care.

Scheduled time:
Start: 18 Feb 2019 9:26am

Not applicable. 19 Jun 2019 4:28pm Until further notice
SH 3 Ashhurst to Woodville (Manawatu Gorge), Manawatu-Whanganui (map view) Area Warning Road Closed
Slip

Due to a slip, the road is permanently closed between SH57 Ashhurst and Gorge Road, Woodville.

Scheduled time:
Start: 4 Jul 2017 5:02pm

Pahiatua Track or Saddle Road. 8 Aug 2019 2:58pm Until further notice
SH 1 Otaki, Wellington., Wellington (map view) Area Warning Delays
Road Works

Due to project works in Otaki, road users should expect intermittent traffic management and lowered speed limits. Take care and adhere to the speed limit at all times.

Scheduled time:
Start: 4 Oct 2018 7:54am

Not Applicable. 23 Feb 2020 7:58pm Until further notice
SH 1 Levin to Foxton (Manawatu River Bridge), Manawatu-Whanganui (map view) Area Warning Delays
Road Works

Due to works for the Manawatu River Bridge project, there is traffic management with speed restrictions in place. Delays are possible, drive with caution.

Scheduled time:
Start: 14 Nov 2018 6:04pm

Not Applicable. 25 Mar 2020 7:40pm Until further notice
SH 003 0118/12.50 - 0133/00.350, Waikato (map view) Area Warning Delays
Road Construction

Awakino Tunnel Bypass, long term construction site. Traffic management in place with temporary speed limits. Please drive to conditions. Expect delays of up to 5 minutes.

Scheduled time:
Start: 14 Jan 2020 10:00am
End: 30 Apr 2020 7:00pm

Not applicable. 14 Jan 2020 10:03am Until further notice
SH 5 Rotorua to Waiotapu, Bay Of Plenty (map view) Area Warning Delays
Other

Rumble strip renewal work on SH5 between SH30 and SH38 intersections from 4th to 17th April, excluding easter weekend. Stop-Go traffic control and temporary speed limits will be in place during works. Please drive with care and expect delays

Scheduled time:
Start: 4 Apr 2020 7:00am
End: 20 Apr 2020 9:30am

N/A 3 Apr 2020 4:32pm 17 Apr 2020 5:00pm
SH 26 Paeroa to Kopu, Waikato (map view) Area Warning Delays
Other

Due to road works in this area Stop/Go traffic management is in place. Delays up to 5 minutes are possible (B Type Linemarking)

Scheduled time:
Start: 3 Apr 2020 5:00pm
End: 4 Apr 2020 6:00am

N/A 3 Apr 2020 5:01pm Until further notice
SH 1 Tawa to Porirua, Wellington, Wellington (map view) Area Warning Caution
Road Construction

Due to works for the Transmission Gully project there are multiple lane closures and a reduced speed limit in place. There are temporary barriers, a reduction in lane width and large vehicles moving in and out of the works site. Take care and adhere to the speed limit at all times

Scheduled time:
Start: 8 Feb 2020 5:00pm
End: 31 May 2020 6:00pm

Not applicable 24 Mar 2020 12:50am Until further notice
SH 58 Haywards, between Western Hutt Road and Mount Cecil Road, Wellington (map view) Area Warning Caution
Road Works

Due to works for the SH58 Safety Improvement Project, there are temporary lane shifts and 50km/h speed restrictions in place. Plan your journey accordingly, take care and adhere to the speed limit at all times. This project is expected to be completed by April 2021 but this end date is dependent on various factors and could be changed at short notice.

Scheduled time:
Start: 20 Oct 2019 7:00pm
End: 30 Apr 2021 7:00pm

Not Applicable. 24 Mar 2020 7:42am 30 Apr 2021 6:00pm
SH 58 Pauatahanui, Wellington (map view) Area Warning Caution
Road Works

Due to works for the Transmission Gully Project there are intermittent lane closures and various temporary speed restrictions in place for both directions. Road users are advised to adhere to the lowered speed limit and take care at all times.

Scheduled time:
Start: 22 Jan 2019 1:18pm
End: 31 Jul 2020 5:30pm

Not Applicable. 15 Jan 2020 4:32pm 31 Jul 2020 5:00pm
SH N/A Paekakariki Hill Road, Pauatahanui, Wellington (map view) Area Warning Caution
Other

Due to the current COVID-19 lockdown causing a significant decrease in traffic, the Paekakariki Hill Road will not be required to close on Friday afternoons until further notice.

Scheduled time:
Start: 1 Oct 2019 9:00pm
End: 1 Aug 2020 7:00pm

Not applicable 27 Mar 2020 8:47am 1 Aug 2020 7:00pm
SH 1 Paekakariki to Raumati (Mackays Crossing), Wellington (map view) Area Warning Caution
Road Construction

Due to works for the Transmission Gully project there are intermittent lane closures and a reduced speed limit in place. Plan your journey accordingly, take care and adhere to the speed limit at all times.

Scheduled time:
Start: 22 May 2019 9:29am
End: 22 May 2020 5:00pm

Not Applicable. 18 Mar 2020 8:43am Until further notice
SH 1 Cobham Drive, Between Evans Bay Parade and Calabar Road Roundabout, Eastbound, Wellington (map view) Area Warning Caution
Road Works

To allow for the continued construction works for the Wellington City Council bike and walking paths along Cobham Drive, the lanes eastbound have been narrowed with temporary barriers installed. Pedestrians will also experience intermittent closures along the footpath and temporary footpaths will be in place during these times. Road users are advised to plan their journeys accordingly, and take extra care at all times.

Scheduled time:
Start: 29 Jul 2019 6:00am
End: 29 Jul 2020 6:00am

Not applicable. 24 Mar 2020 7:49am Until further notice
SH 2 Pakipaki to Waipawa, Hawkes Bay, Hawkes Bay (map view) Area Warning Caution
Road Works

Due to safety upgrade works, there will be traffic control in place between Pakipaki and Waipawa until May 2020. Road users are advised to take extra care.

Scheduled time:
Start: 29 Jan 2018 12:20pm
End: 31 May 2020 5:30pm

Not applicable 27 Mar 2020 12:44pm 31 May 2020 5:30pm
SH 2 Hawkes Bay Expressway, between the intersections of Watchman Road to Paki Paki, Hawkes Bay (map view) Area Warning Caution
Road Works

Due to safety improvement works happening from the 11th of February 2019 to 31st May 2020 along the Hawkes Bay Expressway from Westshore to Paki Paki, there will be multiple road works sites through this area. Road users are advised to take extra care.

Scheduled time:
Start: 11 Feb 2019 8:00am
End: 31 May 2020 4:00pm

Not Applicable 27 Mar 2020 12:46pm 31 May 2020 4:00pm
SH 2 Bay View to Wairoa, Hawkes Bay (map view) Area Warning Caution
Road Works

Due to safety upgrade works, there will be traffic control in place between Bay View and Wairoa until May 2020. Road users are advised to take extra care.

Scheduled time:
Start: 30 Jan 2020 12:17pm
End: 31 May 2020 12:17pm

Not Applicable 27 Mar 2020 11:46am 31 May 2020 12:17pm
SH 1 Wairakei, Waikato (map view) Area Warning Caution
Road Construction

Road works - Stop/go with temporary speed limits in place, Please plan your journey and drive with care

Scheduled time:
Start: 2 Apr 2020 7:59am
End: 18 Apr 2020 6:00pm

N/A 2 Apr 2020 8:03am 18 Apr 2020 6:00pm
SH 4 Between Raetihi and the intersection with Fields Track, Manawatu-Whanganui (map view) Area Warning Caution
Slip

This road between Raetihi and Fields Track is now open to all vehicles via a two lane temporary road with a 30km/h temporary speed restriction in place. Take extra care and adhere to the lower speed limit in place.

Scheduled time:
Start: 2 Oct 2019 3:00pm

Not applicable. 20 Dec 2019 4:32pm Until further notice
SH 4 Raetihi to Kakatahi, Manawatu-Whanganui (map view) Area Warning Caution
Rock falls

There is a 30km/h speed restriction in place. Road users are advised to take extra care.

Scheduled time:
Start: 25 Feb 2018 8:15pm

Not applicable. 20 Dec 2019 11:17am Until further notice
SH 3 Hall Rd to Ingram Rd both directions, Waikato (map view) Area Warning Caution
Maintenance

Due to resurfacing in this area traffic management and speed restrictions will be in place. Take extra care and expect delays.

Scheduled time:
Start: 19 Jan 2020 6:25pm

Not applicable. 22 Jan 2020 9:09am 20 Jan 2020 6:00am
SH 1 Hampton Downs to Te Kauwhata both directions, Waikato (map view) Area Warning Caution
Maintenance

Due to road resurfacing on SH1 Longswamp a single lane will be maintained in each direction and a 70kmh speed limit will be in place. These works are scheduled between 16 Feb and 27 March. Expect delays and take care while passing through the area.

Scheduled time:
Start: 8 Feb 2020 7:06pm

Not applicable. 2 Mar 2020 3:13pm 27 Mar 2020 6:00pm
SH 1 Puhoi, Auckland (map view) Area Warning Caution
Road Works

Due To Road Works In The Area Expect Delays. Passing Lane Closed.

Scheduled time:
Start: 25 Oct 2018 12:00am
End: 30 Apr 2020 12:00am

N/A 29 Apr 2019 8:45am Until further notice
SH 1 Otaika both directions, Northland (map view) Area Warning Caution
Road Works

Due to road works in the area stop/go traffic management and speed restrictions will be in place until this project is completed. Expect delays up to 30mins during peak congestion.

Scheduled time:
Start: 16 Apr 2019 7:00am
End: 30 Apr 2021 6:00pm

n/a 26 Mar 2020 11:33am 30 Apr 2021 6:00pm
SH 3 Awakino Tunnel to Tongaporutu, Waikato (map view) Road Work Delays
Pavement Repairs

Due to road works, stop/go traffic management is in place with a 30km/h speed restriction. Expect minor delays.

Scheduled time:
Start: 1 Apr 2020 8:57am
End: 10 Apr 2020 5:00pm

Not applicable 1 Apr 2020 8:58am Until further notice
SH 2 Opotiki to Gisborne (Waioeka Gorge), Bay Of Plenty (map view) Road Work Delays
Other

Embankment Stabilisation work at SH2 Oponae, Waioeka Gorge approx. 3km east of Wairata Rd from 6th April to 31st May. Temporary speed restrictions will be in place during this time with a lane closure. Stop-Go Traffic Control during the day and Temporaray Traffic Lights at night. Any significant oversized loads to contact Higgins Contractors for safe access through the site. Work is weather dependent. Please drive with caution and expect delays.

Scheduled time:
Start: 6 Apr 2020 6:00am
End: 3 Jun 2020 3:00pm

N/A 2 Apr 2020 12:57pm 31 May 2020 5:00pm
SH 5 Ngongotaha, Bay Of Plenty (map view) Road Work Delays
Resurfacing

Resurfacing work, intersection of SH5 /Dansey Rd intersection, approx 2km north/west of Ngongotaha. Traffic control will be in place; delays possible.

Scheduled time:
Start: 3 Apr 2020 8:00am
End: 6 Apr 2020 10:00am

N/A 3 Apr 2020 12:43pm 5 Apr 2020 5:00pm
SH 57 Levin, intersection with Tui Glen Road, Manawatu-Whanganui (map view) Road Work Caution
Resurfacing

Due to resurfacing works, the road is currently under a 50km/h temporary speed restriction. Drive with caution.

Scheduled time:
Start: 26 Mar 2020 10:56am
End: 26 May 2020 7:00pm

Not Applicable 26 Mar 2020 2:02pm Until further notice
SH 43 Pohokura, at the intersection with Junction Road, Taranaki (map view) Road Work Caution
Road Construction

The road is down to one lane under priority give way with a 30km/h speed restriction in place. Take extra care in the area.

Scheduled time:
Start: 23 Mar 2020 9:30am

Not applicable. 24 Mar 2020 2:46pm Until further notice
SH 2 Matata to (SH33) Paengaroa, Bay Of Plenty (map view) Road Work Caution
Pavement Repairs

Resurfacing work will be undertaken between Mainatutu Road and Te Puke Hwy. Works wil be carried out on Thursday 12 March to Thursday 20 April. Work hours from 6:00am to 6:00pm each day. Consider using alternative route. A 50km/h temporary speed limit will be in place due to uneven surface.

Scheduled time:
Start: 12 Mar 2020 6:00am
End: 30 Apr 2020 6:00am

N/A 2 Apr 2020 2:29pm 30 Apr 2020 6:00am
SH 29A Between Welcome Bay Rd and Hairini St, Bay Of Plenty (map view) Road Work Caution
Road Construction

Construction of a turn bay will be undertaken between Welcome Bay Rd and Hairini St withn the Hairini roundabout. Works will be carried out on Wednesday 26 February to Thursday 9 April. Working hours are from 9:00am to 4:00pm and 7:00pm to 5:00am. A 30km/h temporary speed limit will be in place during working hours. Consider using alternative route

Scheduled time:
Start: 26 Feb 2020 9:00am
End: 9 Apr 2020 6:00am

N/A 26 Feb 2020 9:01am 9 Apr 2020 6:00am
SH 2 Papamoa to Baypark, Bay Of Plenty (map view) Road Work Caution
Other

One way closure Southbound will be in place on Te Puke Hwy between Welcome Bay Rd and Bell Rd until the 2nd of May due to the Waiari Water Main installation. Traffic heading Southbound will be diverted via Tara Rd, Parton Rd and Bell Rd.

Scheduled time:
Start: 10 Jan 2020 9:40am
End: 2 May 2020 6:00am

South bound Traffic will be diverted via Tara Rd, Parton Rd and Bell Rd 10 Jan 2020 10:00am 2 Apr 2020 6:00am
SH 2 Waihi to Katikati, Bay Of Plenty (map view) Road Work Caution
Road Construction

Due to Shoulder Widening and Safety Works. Lane Shift with Speed restrictions. Allow for minor delays.

Scheduled time:
Start: 13 Mar 2020 12:00pm
End: 1 Feb 2021 8:00am

N/A 17 Mar 2020 8:19am 20 Mar 2020 6:00pm
SH 2 Ngatea, Waikato (map view) Road Work Caution
Maintenance

The road is now OPEN in both directions through Ngatea. There is a temporarily speed limit in place due to uneven surface. Please take extra care.

Scheduled time:
Start: 24 Mar 2020 12:00am
End: 30 Apr 2020 12:00am

Not applicable 24 Mar 2020 6:01pm 30 Apr 2020 12:00am
SH 1 Raumanga, Northland (map view) Road Work Caution
Other

Due to road works in the area traffic management and speed restrictions will be in place. Expect delays

Scheduled time:
Start: 14 Jun 2019 7:00am
End: 23 Apr 2020 6:00pm

n/a 14 Jun 2019 8:15am 23 Apr 2020 6:00pm

South Island

Location Event type Impact Comments Detour route Update received Next update Expected resolution
SH 73 Porter River Bridge, Canterbury (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Other

Due to a previous crash the speed limit on Porter River Bridge is reduced. Permanent repairs will be carried out later in 2020.

Scheduled time:
Start: 13 Jan 2020 4:08pm

Not applicable 20 Mar 2020 10:03am Until further notice
SH 7 Stillwater to Greymouth at Omoto, West Coast (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Slip

The road is now open to two lanes with a temporary speed restriction. Take extra care along this route.

Scheduled time:
Start: 27 Aug 2019 11:44am

Not Applicable 7 Mar 2020 11:04am Until further notice
SH 65 Shenandoah, 7.5km south of the intersection with Pea Soup Road, Nelson/Marlborough (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Washout

Due to a washout, the road is under a 30km/h temporary speed restriction. Take extra care and plan your journey accordingly.

Scheduled time:
Start: 31 May 2019 3:11pm

Not Applicable. 4 Feb 2020 12:40pm Until further notice
SH 6 Inangahua Junction to Westport, West Coast (map view) Road Hazard Caution
Traffic Signal Fault

The Fern Arch traffic lights are currently experiencing technical difficulty. Take care and proceed with caution.

Scheduled time:
Start: 22 Aug 2019 10:01am

n/a 11 Mar 2020 9:57am Until further notice
SH N/a Route 70 - Inland Kaikoura Rd ( Waiau To Kaikoura), Canterbury (map view) Area Warning Delays
Road Works

Inland Route 70 is currently open to light vehicles at all times. Road users are advised to expect minor delays as there are multiple work sites along this section of road and to allow 3 hours travel time between Kaikoura and Christchurch.

Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Nov 2016 3:49pm

Please note Heavy Vehicles that are unable to use the Inland Route from 9pm to 7am should consider alternate route via SH7 Lewis Pass. 31 Jul 2019 1:22pm Until further notice
SH 1 Ferniehurst to Peketa, Canterbury (map view) Area Warning Caution
Earthquake Damage

This road is open 24/7, there are multiple roadwork sites through this section of road, under Stop/Go control and/or with traffic lights with speed restrictions in place. Road users are advised to expect delays and to plan ahead for their journeys.

Scheduled time:
Start: 31 Aug 2018 8:50am

Not Applicable. 5 Mar 2020 2:14pm Until further notice
SH 1 Mangamaunu to Clarence, Canterbury (map view) Area Warning Caution
Earthquake Damage

This road is open 24/7, there are multiple roadwork sites through this section of road, under Stop/Go control and/or with traffic lights with speed restrictions in place. Road users are advised to expect delays and to plan ahead for their journeys. Allow a minimum of five and half hours for journeys between Christchurch and Picton.

Scheduled time:
Start: 31 Aug 2018 8:50am

Not Applicable. 16 Mar 2020 8:40pm Until further notice
SH 6 Between Kawatiri and Korere, Nelson/Marlborough (map view) Area Warning Caution
Slip

Due to a prior slip, the road is now open with various speed restrictions in place. Caution is advised along this route.

Scheduled time:
Start: 10 Nov 2019 7:38pm

Not Applicable. 3 Dec 2019 11:12pm Until further notice
SH 60 Riwaka to Upper Takaka (Takaka Hill), Nelson/Marlborough (map view) Area Warning Caution
Slip

This road is now open to one lane under Stop/Go control and/or with traffic lights with speed restrictions in place. Road users are advised to expect delays travelling through this area.

Scheduled time:
Start: 20 Feb 2018 4:49pm

Not Applicable. 24 Mar 2020 12:03pm Until further notice
SH 7 Sylvia Flats, between Springs Junction and Hanmer Springs Turnoff, Canterbury (map view) Road Work Caution
Road Construction

Due to road realignment works, there is a 50km/h temporary speed restriction in place between 7am and 7pm. Take extra care and adhere to the lowered speed limit through this area.

Scheduled time:
Start: 22 Nov 2019 2:16pm
End: 31 May 2020 7:00pm

Not Applicable 21 Feb 2020 4:19pm 31 May 2020 7:00pm

General Warnings

There are no current general warnings.