Transport Agency media contacts for Christmas/New Yearholidays


The holidays are around the corner, but we know that the news doesn’t take a day off, and the NZ Transport Agency’s media team will be on call to help during the 2013/14 Christmas/New Year break.

For media enquiries from December 25 through January 5, the following roster will be in place:

December 25, 26 and 27
Anthony Frith
027 213 7617

December 28, 29 and 30
Andy Knackstedt
021 276 3222 

December 31, January 1 and 2
Ewart Barnsley
027 213 7616

January 3, 4 and 5
Jan McCarthy
021 427 442

The Ministry of Transport will be updating road toll data on the MoT website daily throughout the holiday period, at

As always, the best source for real-time traffic information during the holidays is link)

Wishing you a safe and joyous holiday on behalf of the NZ Transport Agency.