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National Joins Transport Election Debate

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 13:11:16 +1200 | Campaign For Better Transport

National Party North Shore MP Maggie Barry will be talking transport at an upcoming election debate to be held on Wednesday 27th August. More >>

Air New Zealand unveils first refurbished 777-200ER

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:50:09 +1200 | Air New Zealand

The first of Air New Zealand’s refurbished Boeing 777-200ER aircraft will take to the skies this weekend signalling an ongoing evolution in the airline’s long haul customer experience.More >>

Japan Maritime Training Squadron visit - Open Day, Band

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:25:47 +1200 | Consulate-General of Japan

• The Japan Maritime Self-Defence Force Training Squadron will make port in Auckland from Wednesday 3 September to Saturday 6 September More >>

National Caught Out Playing Underhanded Politics

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:11:31 +1200 | New Zealand First Party

The National Party has been caught playing underhanded politics in Tauranga, says New Zealand First Leader Rt Hon Winston Peters. More >>

SCIRT traffic update, week starting 25 August 2014

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:59:52 +1200 | Stronger Christchurch Infrastructure Rebuild Team More >>

Railroad ‘Bomb Trains’: Speeding to Disaster

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:30:41 +1200 | Walter Brasch

It’s 3 p.m., and you’re cruising down a rural road, doing about 50. More >>

July 2014 Monthly traffic update

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:12:50 +1200 | Auckland Airport

1.8% International passenger volumes (excluding transit passengers) were 1.8% higher in July 2014 than the previous year. Growth was achieved across all regions, led by Pacific Island routes which were up 4.9% as a result of New Zealanders travelling ...More >>

Kiwi continues strong APRC charge at Malaysia

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:31:41 +1200 | Mike Young Motorsport

Kiwi rally driver, Michael Young, has taken out the Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC) Junior Cup title two rounds early in his Cusco Racing Proton Satria Neo in Malaysia over the weekend, along with extending his lead in the two-wheel-drive cup.More >>

City Rail Link open days

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:19:15 +1200 | Auckland Transport

People interested in the latest news about the City Rail Link (CRL) are welcome at any of three open days being held in the project area over the next week. More >>

Solution to problem of stock on roads lies in partnership

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:12:43 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police say solution to problem of stock on roads lies in partnership, not blame Friday, 22 August 2014 - 11:58am More >>

Fatal crash north of Whangarei

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:11:22 +1200 | New Zealand Police

One woman died in the crash which occurred about 3.45pm on State Highway One near Puhipuhi Road, north of Whangarei. Traffic diversions were put in place while emergency services attended the crash scene.More >>

Final Week for Bus Feedback

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:08:51 +1200 | Horizons Regional Council

Over 760 people have had their say on the future of Palmerston North’s bus network with just one week left in Horizons Regional Council’s feedback period. More >>

NZ Cycle Trail welcomes $8 million fund

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:37:02 +1200 | New Zealand Cycle Trail Project

Government funding of $8 million to maintain and enhance the Great Rides of New Zealand will help ensure the trails are delivering the best possible visitor experience, says Evan Freshwater, Manager Nga Haerenga The New Zealand Cycle Trail Inc. (NZCT).More >>

NZTA Weekly Traffic Bulletin 24-30 August 2014

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:32:55 +1200 | New Zealand Transport Agency

22 August 2014 | NZ Transport Agency - Auckland OVERNIGHT MOTORWAY CLOSURES 24 August – 30 August 2014 More >>

Public views sought on bus service review, fare increase

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:19:42 +1200 | Northland Regional Council

The community is being asked to help drive a review designed to ensure Whangarei’s public bus service meets the city’s needs over the next five to 10 years – including a possible 10 percent increase in ticket prices from mid-2016.More >>

Statement on behalf of the Fairweather family

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:12:23 +1200 | New Zealand Police

“We would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the people involved on the night of the crash that killed Christine Fairweather, a much loved wife, mother, and grandmother.More >>

Serious Crash (hit and run), Clendon

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:11:28 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Counties Manukau Police are at the scene of a serious crash on Roscommon Road where a motorcyclist has received serious injuries. More >>

Fund opens to enhance our Great Rides

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:32:07 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Associate Minister of Tourism Todd McClay today announced the opening of an $8 million, four year funding round to enhance and maintain the Great Rides of Nga Haerenga, the New Zealand Cycle Trail.More >>

Simon Evans Accepts Racing Challenges From All Comers

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:01:28 +1200 | SMEG Racing Team

V8 SuperTourer star Simon Evans is used to having some serious professional competition on the track, but from this weekend he will be accepting challenges from all comers as he pits his considerable racing skills against anyone who dares with the upcoming ...More >>

Police attending vehicle crash north of Whangarei

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:51:49 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police are attending a crash on State Highway One near Puhipuhi Road, north of Whangarei. More >>


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