State highways re-opening this morning


The NZ Transport Agency advises that road crews have re-opened several sections of state highway this morning.

  • SH1 Taihape to Waiouru
  • SH49 Waiouru to Ohakune
  • SH2 Nuhaka To Gisborne
  • SH2 Rimutaka Hill
  • SH87 Outram To Middlemarch

Road surfaces in many places remain icy and caution is advised.

Current remaining weather-related state highway closures are:

  • SH1 Waiouru to Rangipo
  • SH35 Waipiro
  • SH Palmerston To Kyeburn.