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Stay safe this ANZAC long weekend

Updated: 23 Apr 2014 03:12pm

The NZ Transport Agency is advising Canterbury motorists to plan ahead, stay safe and please drive to the conditions and take extreme care on the state highways this long ANZAC weekend.

Busy end to April's long holiday on country's highways

Updated: 23 Apr 2014 03:02pm

State highways across New Zealand will be extremely busy this Sunday (27 April) as holidaymakers return home after the 10-day Easter/ANZAC Day break, and the NZ Transport Agency is urging drivers to be patient as congestion and delays can be expected.

Partnership targets visitor safety on New Zealand roads

Updated: 22 Apr 2014 02:30pm

Tourism New Zealand, the New Zealand Transport Agency and Air New Zealand have joined forces to target Chinese tourists with important road safety messages before they get behind the wheel.

Canterbury road conditions post poor Easter weather

Updated: 22 Apr 2014 01:22pm

The NZ Transport Agency is asking drivers to continue to take care on Canterbury roads, after poor weather conditions today and that experienced over the long Easter weekend have hampered efforts to clean up loose debris and pot holes in the area immediately.

ANZAC closures of Wellesley Street East for cycleway project

Updated: 22 Apr 2014 12:34pm

As the Grafton Gully cycleway project enters the final months of construction, the NZ Transport Agency reminds drivers of project-related closures of Wellesley Street East in central Auckland.

Northwestern on-ramp to close for ANZAC weekend

Updated: 22 Apr 2014 09:38am

Auckland’s Great North Road westbound on-ramp to the Northwestern Motorway (SH16) will be closed this ANZAC Day weekend from 6am on Saturday 26 April to 5am on Monday 28 April.

Safety improvement work for the Nevis Bluff

Updated: 22 Apr 2014 08:20am

Further safety improvement work starts next week at the Nevis Bluff above State Highway 6 about half way between Cromwell and Queenstown.

Extra time needed for Kawarau Falls Bridge deck improvements

Updated: 17 Apr 2014 02:23pm

Essential deck repair work that started last month to improve the Kawarau Falls Bridge on State Highway 6 between Frankton and Kelvin Heights, is going to take about two weeks longer to complete than expected.

Storm’s continued impact on Easter holiday driving

Updated: 17 Apr 2014 10:27am

Easter holidaymakers are being advised by the NZ Transport Agency to drive to the conditions and to take extreme care for safe travel in the wake of the storms that battered Auckland and Northland.

Start your holiday journey online this Easter

Updated: 16 Apr 2014 12:37pm

Heavy traffic is a certainty over the Easter break for motorists heading in and out of Wellington, and the Transport Agency is reminding motorists that a quick check online can save a lot of time and keep you and your family safe.

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