Rock fall - Remutaka Hill road - Wellington
Motorists travelling the Remutaka Hill road are advised of
rockfall blocking part of the southbound lane.
reported around 2:45pm, near Kaitoke.
will be in place and contractors have been
Motorists are advised to delay travel if possible
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