Flooding in Rotorua
Rotorua Police advise that SH36,
Hamurana Road, near Keith Rd is closed due to
Council contractors are aware and are arranging
signage and diversions.
Motorists are at present being
turned around and people are advised to avoid the
There are other areas of localised flooding
throughout the region and motorists are advised to take
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