Road Closure due to Fire
Hunua Road between Papakura and
Hunua Township has been closed while the Fire Service deals
with a large vegetation fire.
Police are assisting with
diversions. Motorists are advised to use either Ponga Road
to the South or Ardmore Quarry Road to the
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