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Project introduction

The Mackays to Peka Peka route is an important part of the Wellington Northern Corridor which runs from Wellington Airport to Levin.

  • Estimated project dates

    Jan 2010
  • Estimated project cost

    $100 million+
  • Project type

    Roads of National Significance
  • Project status

    Completed

Purpose

The $630 million Mackays to Peka Peka project will deliver approximately 18km of four-lane expressway through Paraparaumu and Waikanae, including a new bridge over the Waikanae River.

Benefits

The new route will take approximately four years to complete and will improve safety, reduce congestion and provide more reliable journey times into and through Kāpiti.