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Road Hazard

Location Impact Comments Detour route Update
received
Expected resolution
SH 1 Second Of The Three Sisters (turangi To Waiouru) Caution Crash. 3 Vehicle Crash, Truck Blocking Northbound, Stop/go In Place, Expect Delays Follow Emergency Personal Directions 28 Jan 2015 23:43 Until further notice
SH 1 Near Callaghan Rd, Maromaku. ( Between Kawakawa & Towai) Caution Slip. This Section Of The Sh Is Now Open. There Is A 30kph Speed Restriction In Place For The Deviation Around The Slip. Take Extra Care. Sh 12 May Be Used As An Alternative Route. 23 Dec 2014 11:28 Until further notice
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

Area Warning

Location Impact Comments Detour route Update
received
Expected resolution
SH 3 The Square To Stoney Creek Road Delays Public Event. 2015 Men's International Cycle Event - Speed Restrictions And Stop/go.
Scheduled time:
Start: 30 Jan 2015 09:30
End: 30 Jan 2015 09:30
Na 27 Jan 2015 09:21 Until further notice
SH 3 The Square To Stoney Creek Road Delays Public Event. 2015 Men's International Cycle Event - Speed Restrictions And Stop/go.
Scheduled time:
Start: 31 Jan 2015 09:30
End: 31 Jan 2015 14:00
Na 27 Jan 2015 09:18 Until further notice
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 1 Full Closure Market Road To Gillies Avenue Northbound Road Closed Maintenance. This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Full Motorway Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Jan 2015 23:00
End: 29 Jan 2015 06:00
Follow Detour 28 Jan 2015 23:30 29/01/2015 06:00
SH 16 Full Closure St Lukes Road To Great North Road Westbound Road Closed Maintenance. This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Full Motorway Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Jan 2015 22:00
End: 29 Jan 2015 06:00
Follow Detour 28 Jan 2015 23:06 29/01/2015 06:00
SH 1 Highbrook Drive Onramp Northbound Road Closed Maintenance. This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Full Motorway Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Jan 2015 21:00
End: 29 Jan 2015 06:00
Follow Detour 28 Jan 2015 22:35 29/01/2015 06:00
SH 16 Full Closure Lincoln Road To Te Atatu Road Eastbound Road Closed Maintenance. This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Full Motorway Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Jan 2015 22:00
End: 29 Jan 2015 06:00
Follow Detour 28 Jan 2015 22:11 29/01/2015 06:00
SH 16 Lincoln Road Onramp Eastbound Road Closed Maintenance. This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Full Motorway Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Jan 2015 22:00
End: 29 Jan 2015 06:00
Follow Detour 28 Jan 2015 22:09 29/01/2015 06:00
SH 1 Upper Harbour Highway Onramp Northbound Road Closed Maintenance. This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Full Motorway Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Jan 2015 21:00
End: 29 Jan 2015 06:00
Follow Detour 28 Jan 2015 22:00 29/01/2015 06:00
SH 1 Full Closure Upper Harbour Highway To Greville Road Northbound Road Closed Maintenance. This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Full Motorway Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Jan 2015 22:00
End: 29 Jan 2015 06:00
Follow Detour 28 Jan 2015 22:00 29/01/2015 06:00
SH 1 Full Closure Southbound Link To Sh16 West And Port Link Road Closed Maintenance. This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Full Motorway Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Jan 2015 21:45
End: 29 Jan 2015 06:00
Follow Detour 28 Jan 2015 21:52 29/01/2015 06:00
SH 1 Full Closure Fanshawe Street To Hobson Street Southbound Road Closed Maintenance. This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Full Motorway Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Jan 2015 21:45
End: 29 Jan 2015 06:00
Follow Detour 28 Jan 2015 21:52 29/01/2015 06:00
SH 16 St Lukes Road Onramp Westbound Road Closed Maintenance. This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Full Motorway Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Jan 2015 21:00
End: 29 Jan 2015 06:00
Follow Detour 28 Jan 2015 21:41 29/01/2015 06:00
SH 1 Highbrook Drive Offramp Northbound Road Closed Maintenance. This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Full Motorway Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Jan 2015 21:00
End: 29 Jan 2015 06:00
Follow Detour 28 Jan 2015 21:14 29/01/2015 06:00
SH 1 Full Closure Wellesley Street Offramp To Grafton Road Onramp Eastbound Road Closed Maintenance. This Closure Is Now In Place. Delays May Be Experienced By The Public Due To The Full Motorway Closure.
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Jan 2015 20:00
End: 29 Jan 2015 06:00
Follow Detour 28 Jan 2015 20:05 29/01/2015 06:00
SH 1 Huntly To Taupiri Caution Resurfacing. Stop/go Operation Will Be In Place To Allow For Surfacing Works Between Huntly And Taupiri In Northbound And Southbound Lanes. Some Minor Delays May Be Experienced.
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Jan 2015 19:00
End: 29 Jan 2015 04:00
N/a 28 Jan 2015 19:01 29/01/2015 04:00
SH 1 Huntly To Taupiri Caution Resurfacing. Speed Restrictions Will Be In Place Between 4am And 7pm To Allow For Surfacing Works Between Huntly And Taupiri In Northbound And Southbound Lanes. Some Minor Delays May Be Experienced.
Scheduled time:
Start: 29 Jan 2015 04:00
End: 29 Jan 2015 19:00
N/a 28 Jan 2015 09:57 29/01/2015 19:00
SH 3A Sh3 Junction To Inglewood Delays Road Construction. 29th Jan To 5th Feb Stop/go And Traffic Signals With Temporary Speed Restrictions.
Scheduled time:
Start: 29 Jan 2015 08:00
End: 5 Feb 2015 12:00
Na 28 Jan 2015 09:19 05/02/2015 00:00
SH 1 Hunterville To Taihape Delays Maintenance. 28th To 31st January. Speed Restrictions And Stop/go.
Scheduled time:
Start: 28 Jan 2015 08:00
End: 31 Jan 2015 16:00
Na 28 Jan 2015 08:00 Until further notice
SH 1 Hunterville To Taihape Delays Rock Face Stabilisation. 2nd Feb To 20th Feb 2015. Speed Restrictions And Stop/go.
Scheduled time:
Start: 2 Feb 2015 08:00
End: 20 Feb 2015 16:00
Na 27 Jan 2015 09:50 Until further notice
SH 3 Hawera To Patea Caution Pavement Repairs. Stop/go Operation With Temporary Speed Limit
Scheduled time:
Start: 27 Jan 2015 08:00
End: 29 Jan 2015 16:00
Na 27 Jan 2015 08:00 Until further notice
SH 3 Inglewood To Stratford Caution Pavement Repairs. Stop/go Operation With Temporary Speed Restrictions
Scheduled time:
Start: 29 Jan 2015 08:00
End: 30 Jan 2015 16:00
Na 26 Jan 2015 16:54 Until further notice
SH 2 Dannevirke To Waipukurau Delays Resurfacing. 26th To 29th January. Speed Restrictions And Stop/go.
Scheduled time:
Start: 26 Jan 2015 12:00
End: 29 Jan 2015 12:00
Na 26 Jan 2015 12:00 Until further notice
SH 1 Ngauranga Interchange To Aotea Quay ( Urban Motorway ) Caution A New Road Layout Is Now In Place For North & Southbound Motorists While The Ngauranga To Aotea Quay Project Is Underway. The Speed Has Been Lowered To 70km/h In Some Areas. Motorists Are Advised To Expect Minor Delays, Adhere To The Lowered Speed Limit And Take Care At All Times.
Scheduled time:
Start: 12 Jan 2015 20:55
End: 31 Mar 2016 17:30
N/a 26 Jan 2015 11:49 31/03/2016 17:30
SH 2 Takitimu Drive Off Ramp To Route K Delays Pavement Repairs. Pavement Repair Work At The Off Ramp From Takitimu Drive Onto Route K. As From 5.00pm Friday 23 January The Off Ramp Exit Point Will Be Reinstated To Its Usual Location With A Narrowed Entranceway. There Will Be No Work Or Speed Restrictions Over Anniversary Weekend. As From Tuseday 27 January Hours Of Work Will Be 6.00am To 7.00pm With Contra Flow Traffic Control And 50k/h Speed Restrictions. Minor Delays Are Expected
Scheduled time:
Start: 19 Jan 2015 06:00
End: 30 Jan 2015 17:00
N/a 23 Jan 2015 13:06 30/01/2015 17:00
SH 14 Tangiteroria Caution Pavement Repairs. Due To Pavement Rehabilitation Works From Tangiteroria East For 900m, Expect Possible Delays. Work Scheduled For Completion End Of January
Scheduled time:
Start: 13 Jan 2015 15:39
End: 31 Jan 2015 17:00
N/a 13 Jan 2015 15:43 31/01/2015 17:00
SH 12 Maungaturoto West Caution Pavement Repairs. Due To Pavement Rehabilitation Works From Maungaturoto West For 1km, Expect Possible Delays. Work Scheduled For Completion End Of January
Scheduled time:
Start: 13 Jan 2015 15:31
End: 31 Jan 2015 17:00
N/a 13 Jan 2015 15:36 31/01/2015 17:00
SH 1 Hukerunui Caution Pavement Repairs. Due To Pavement Rehabilitation Works Within Hukerenui Area For 100m, Expect Possible Delays. Work Scheduled For Completion End Of January
Scheduled time:
Start: 13 Jan 2015 15:23
End: 31 Jan 2015 17:00
N/a 13 Jan 2015 15:28 31/01/2015 17:00
SH 2 Takapau Caution Maintenance. East Of The Charlotte Street Intersection. The Road Surface Will Be Unsealed At Times With A Temporary Speed Limit In Place And Stop/go Traffic Control As Required.
Scheduled time:
Start: 29 Jan 2015 08:00
End: 11 Mar 2015 17:00
N/a 13 Jan 2015 09:50 11/03/2015 05:00
SH 4 Raetihi To Wanganui Delays 13th Jan - 14th Feb. Speed Restrictions And Stop/go.
Scheduled time:
Start: 13 Jan 2015 08:00
End: 14 Feb 2015 16:00
Na 13 Jan 2015 08:01 Until further notice
SH 4 Raetihi To Wanganui Delays Rock Face Stabilisation. 12th - 30th January. Speed Restrictions And Stop/go.
Scheduled time:
Start: 12 Jan 2015 16:37
End: 30 Jan 2015 16:00
Na 12 Jan 2015 16:40 Until further notice
SH 2 Waipawa Caution Resurfacing. Work Will Commence On Monday 19 January. Adjacent To The Clock Tower. The Road Will Be Reconstructed. At Times There Will Be Unsealed Surface, Temporary Speed Limits And Stop/go In Place.
Scheduled time:
Start: 12 Jan 2015 06:00
End: 30 Jan 2015 00:00
N/a 12 Jan 2015 06:01 Until further notice
SH 5 Taupo To Napier Caution Road Construction. Between Te Haroto And Tarawera. Work Commencing Monday 12 January. Section Of Road To Be Reconstructed. At Times There Will Unsealed Surface, Temporary Speed Limits And Stop/go In Place.
Scheduled time:
Start: 12 Jan 2015 06:00
End: 30 Jan 2015 00:00
N/a 12 Jan 2015 06:01 Until further notice
SH 3 Inglewood To Stratford Caution Bridge Repairs. Ngatoro Stream Bridge Hpmv Strengthening Works. Temporary Speed Restrictions Will Be In Force And The Southbound Passing Lane Will Be Closed.
Scheduled time:
Start: 9 Jan 2015 08:00
End: 5 Apr 2015 00:00
Na 9 Jan 2015 08:01 05/04/2015 00:00
SH 57 Shannon To Intersection Of Sh56 Delays Road Construction. Works Recommence On Site 8th January 2015.
Scheduled time:
Start: 8 Jan 2015 08:00
End: 1 Nov 2015 17:00
N/a 8 Jan 2015 08:01 Until further notice
SH 5 Mohaka Bridge, Napier To Taupo Caution Bridge Repairs. Single Lane Controlled By Temporary Traffic Signals, 30kph Speed Restriction Applies. Some Delays May Be Experienced.
Scheduled time:
Start: 13 Nov 2014 09:22
End: 26 Feb 2015 00:00
N/a 30 Dec 2014 12:26 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 Mar 2015 00:00
N/a 23 Dec 2014 12:06 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 Mar 2015 00:00
N/a 23 Dec 2014 12:04 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

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