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Find out the latest conditions of North Island state highways. Check below for updates of delays, detours and closures, and check for any general travel warnings that may apply. Please note, we only publish notable incidents, roadworks, public events etc that may disrupt state highway traffic or require caution.

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Road Hazard

Location Impact Comments Detour route Update
received
Expected resolution
SH 3 Eight Mile Junction To Awakino Tunnel (mangaotaki South) Delays Rock falls. Due To Rockfall Hazard A Lane Closure Is In Place As A Precautionary Measure. A Stop/go Is In Place. Caution. 26 Sep 2014 09:04 Until further notice
SH 1 Near Callaghan Rd, Maromaku. ( Between Kawakawa & Towai) Caution Washout. This Section Highway Is Now Open. 30kmph Speed Restriction In Place. Uneven Road Surface. Take Extra Care. Sh12 May Be Used As An Alternative Route. 18 Jul 2014 18:31 Until further notice

Area Warning

Location Impact Comments Detour route Update
received
Expected resolution
SH 1 Okaihau Caution Road Works. Due To Pavement Rehabilitation Works, From Okaihau North For 950m, Expect Possible Delays . Work Scheduled For Completion 28.02.15
Scheduled time:
Start: 13 Nov 2014 08:00
End: 28 Feb 2015 17:00
N/a 4 Dec 2014 14:22 28/02/2015 17:00

Road Work

Location Impact Comments Detour route Update
received
Expected resolution
SH 20 Neilson St Offramp Southbound Road Closed Maintenance. This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Ramp Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 21 Dec 2014 22:00
End: 22 Dec 2014 06:00
N/a 21 Dec 2014 22:27 22/12/2014 06:00
SH 5 Taupo To Napier Caution Bridge Repairs. On Mohaka Bridge, There Will Be A 30kmh Speed Limit Until Works Are Completed. Vehicle Restrictions Apply.
Scheduled time:
Start: 13 Nov 2014 09:22
End: 26 Feb 2015 00:00
N/a 13 Nov 2014 09:23 Until further notice
SH 4 Raetihi To Wanganui Delays Under Slip. There Will Be A 30k Speed Restriction In Force With Traffic Signals Until Slip Repairs Are Complete. Road Users Are Advised To Exercise Caution When Passing Through The Site.
Scheduled time:
Start: 4 Nov 2014 00:00
End: 31 Jan 2015 00:00
Na 4 Nov 2014 00:00 Until further notice
SH 35 Tokomaru Bay To Tolaga Bay Caution Mangatuna Dropouts. Speed Restrictions In Place. Metal Surface. Drive With Care.
Scheduled time:
Start: 20 Oct 2014 14:02
End: 31 Dec 2014 00:00
N/a 20 Oct 2014 14:24 Until further notice
SH 35 Tokomaru Bay To Tolaga Bay Caution Parou Dropout. Speed Restrictions And Give Way In Place. Drive With Care.
Scheduled time:
Start: 20 Oct 2014 14:09
End: 31 Dec 2014 00:00
N/a 20 Oct 2014 14:22 Until further notice

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