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New boardwalk improves coastal access near Point Chevalier

Sat, 1 Oct 2016 12:57:22 +1300 | NZTA

A new community facility that gives people better access through coastal land near Point Chevalier in Auckland has been officially opened as part of the NZ Transport Agency’s Waterview Connection project. A new 171 metre long wooden boardwalk crosses ...More >>

Worst September road toll in years

Sat, 1 Oct 2016 11:58:00 +1300 | New Zealand Labour Party

The deadliest September on our roads since 2009 has meant tragedy for the family and friends of 25 people killed this month 17 more deaths than at the same time last year, says Labour’s Transport spokesperson Sue Moroney. “We are heading for the ...More >>

Air NZ reiterates warning of increased competition

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:14:44 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Sept. 30 (BusinessDesk) - Air New Zealand, the country’s national airline, reiterated its warning to shareholders that increased competition will hurt revenue this financial year.More >>

Routine Wastewater Maintenance - 9pm to 12am 3rd October

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:38:53 +1300 | Thames Coromandel District Council

To complete wastewater and mains cleaning / maintenance works on Richmond Street, the following streets will be closed: More >>

Wallacetown crash - UPDATE

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:08:01 +1300 | New Zealand Police

A 21-year-old man has died following a crash in Wallacetown on the morning of Wednesday 28 September. More >>

SH1 at Foxton reopened

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:07:27 +1300 | New Zealand Police

It was closed in both directions following a suspected gas leak, which has since been resolved. More >>

Ring-fencing goes live

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:58:49 +1300 | Maritime New Zealand

Seafarers can now ring-fence most old and legacy tickets - for free - keeping them valid for life without the cost of moving into the new seafarer certification framework, SeaCert.More >>

Traffic Bulletin 30 September 2016 Auckland

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:06:24 +1300 | NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements. Closures start at 9pm and finish at 5am, unless otherwise stated. Work delayed by bad weather will be completed at the next available date, prior to Friday, 7 October ...More >>

Christchurch City Holdings grows underlying profit

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:06:02 +1300 | Christchurch City Holdings Limited

Christchurch City Holdings Ltd (CCHL) reported an underlying profit before tax for the consolidated Group of $138.4m for the year to June, 2016, up 5.7% on last year’s $130.9m. More >>

JIT: Preliminary results of MH17 investigation

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:01:21 +1300 | Openbaar Ministrie - Netherlands

JIT: Flight MH17 was shot down by a BUK missile from a farmland near Pervomaiskyi More >>

NZTA Traffic Bulletin

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:42:01 +1300 | NZTA

The Transport Agency is asking motorists to plan ahead to avoid delays on Waikato and Bay of Plenty roads from this weekend. More >>

Companies embrace age of the connected vehicle

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:32:47 +1300 | Driveline Fleet Ltd

Universal application of driverless cars is some way off yet, but the 'connected vehicle' is already gaining widespread traction in New Zealand as the next best thing when it comes to managing driver behaviour, safety and productivity.More >>

SH1 at Foxton closed

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:31:54 +1300 | New Zealand Police

State Highway 1 in Foxton is currently closed in both directions due to a possible gas leak. More >>

E tū condemns laser strikes

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:07:59 +1300 | E tu

The flight attendants’ union, E tū has condemned a series of laser strikes targeting flights near Auckland and Wellington airports as irresponsible and potentially lethal. More >>

Traffic Update for the week starting Monday 3 October 2016

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:51:21 +1300 | Stronger Christchurch Infrastructure Rebuild Team

• Pages Rd , between Anzac Drive and Breezes Road, is one-way towards the city from Monday 3 October until mid-December for SCIRT repairs to a wastewater main pipe, between Anzac Drive and Farnborough St, and road resurfacing the whole length as ...More >>

Hyundai donation keeps St John Ambulance motoring

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:36:29 +1300 | Hyundai New Zealand

A relationship with Hyundai New Zealand stretching back 11 years continues to help the St John Ambulance support New Zealanders in their time of need. More >>

Kiwi Skipper Slams UK Record Bid as Green-Washing Scam

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:53:02 +1300 | Earthrace

In 2008, I was fortunate enough to lead the Earthrace team in setting a new record for a powerboat to circle the globe, running biodiesel fuel made from waste cooking oils.More >>

Truck crash - Lewis Pass - Canterbury

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:34:54 +1300 | New Zealand Police

The road is reopen but traffic is slow while the build up clears, and motorists are asked to drive with care. More >>

New Zealand 13th most competitive nation

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:59:08 +1300 | Business New Zealand

New Zealand is the 13th most competitive country in the world, according to the 2016 Global Competitiveness Index. More >>

Hybrid City is Here

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:46:01 +1300 | Auckland City Toyota

Auckland City Toyota have adapted their Greenlane dealership to provide industry leading information, expertise and servicing for all Toyota hybrid vehicles in Auckland, a literal one stop shop for hybrids.More >>

 

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