Transport

Wellington's red light camera captures nearly twice as many naughty motorists than Auckland's

There are three red light cameras nationwide, two in Auckland and one in Wellington.

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Police helped move the bird along from the Northern Motorway.

Watch: Rogue swan brings Auckland motorway to rush hour standstill

A police car was able to clear the bird from the southbound lanes on the Northern Motorway eventually.

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Recent rain flooded crucial access roads and left some remote communities stranded.

Northlanders demand action to fix their unsealed roads

Recent rain flooded crucial access roads and left some remote communities stranded.

A prototype video from Tesla shows an arm which finds its own way into the charging port of an electric vehicle.

Electric car charging stations on the rise in New Zealand

Longer cruises look more likely for drivers now, say NZTA.

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Multi-vehicle crash causes commuter chaos on Auckland motorway

Delays are expected on the South-Western Motorway.

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Slip closes Bay of Islands highway

NZTA saying it was working to understand the extent of the slip.

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One person died in the early morning crash on State Highway 29.

Social cost of deaths, injuries on NZ roads soars to more than $4 billion

Associate Transport Minister Julie Anne Genter says more than 900 people lost their lives on the roads between 2014 and 2016.

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Travellers gather in Auckland Airport terminal as all flights into Wellington Airport are cancelled until at least 7pm tonight.

Passengers stranded as all flights cancelled into Wellington Airport due to heavy, low lying fog

Planes have been unable to land at Wellington Airport for the past few hours, with all flights cancelled until 7pm.

Congestion charges could combat Auckland's clogged roads

If the decision is reached next year, congestion charges could be introduced within five to 10 years.

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Ten riders were killed in January, sparking police to call for safe driving.

'It's going to kill ya' - January spike in motorcycle deaths on Kiwi roads worries police

A third of those killed on the road last month were on motorbikes.

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Downed power lines block SH1 north of Wellington after truck hits wires

Motorists are advised to be wary of traffic backing up and lines across the road.

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There was anger from the more than 100 who spent a night trapped in cars between Fox Glacier and Franz Josef.

NZ Transport Agency may look into closing roads earlier after tourists' anger

More than 100 tourists spent a night trapped in cars between Fox Glacier and Franz Josef.

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The race to fix the pipeline is on and it's been confirmed a digger caused the damage.

No prosecution over Refining NZ oil pipeline leak which led to fuel shortages, flight disruptions

The Northland Regional Council says it will not prosecute over last September's incident.

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Flooding closes series of Christchurch roads

Surface flooding is creating a hazard for eastern, coastal suburbs of Christchurch.

The airline has won over 60 international awards in the last seven years.

Numerous flights cancelled across the country today after wild weather

Some Air NZ and Jetstar services are affected across both the North and South Islands.

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House Speaker Paul Ryan was among the passengers.

One dead and US Congressman injured after train collides with garbage truck

US Congress House Speaker Paul Ryan was among the passengers on the Virginia train.

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It could be a very slow trip home for people trying to get home in Wellington today.

Wellington train services due to resume after power fault hits evening commuters

Services on several lines ground to a halt due to an overhead power fault.

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Monster waves caused much of the damage, with one Coromandel settlement left isolated by extensive damage to the state highway.

Some trucks let back on Coromandel road

State Highway 25, was badly damaged three weeks ago when the region was battered by a storm.

A former motorway off-ramp has new life as Auckland's newest inner city cycleway to the delight of the city's cyclists.

Proposed 90 per cent cut to Auckland walking, cycling budget enrages riders

Auckland Transport says the figures are just a draft that'll be subject to more input.

Watch: 'Oh my god!' - terrifying footage of packed school bus sliding down icy US road

A bus carrying 29 children lost control in Massachusetts yesterday.

According to a Government report, petrol prices across the country may not be reasonable.

High sulphur petrol batches damage Auckland vehicles

Some Auckland motorists have run out of fuel, after the high sulphur levels caused their dashboard gauges to read incorrectly.

Motorbike crash in Pakuranga

Spate of accidents in new year sparks call for urgent action

Sixteen per cent of road deaths this year involve motorcyclists according to dogandlemon.com.

Auckland commuters to face months of night-time motorway closures

The roadworks, beginning tonight, will see the closure of the Northern Motorway five nights a week.

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Kiwi tourism sector embracing electric revolution with trial of electric campervan

The government is pledging $1.7 million towards charging infrastructure for electric vehicles.

Car crashes into concrete blocks outside home just weeks after the barricade put in place

While the DIY safety measure is against Hutt City Council bylaws, it proved helpful in shielding the Ansell's house.

New speed camera for Auckland to Tauranga road as 33 go up around NZ

The camera at SH2 is one of seven being installed in the Waikato Police district.

National’s Judith Collins and Labour’s Phil Twyford.

National warns of roading threat, but Government calls it 'pure Opposition politicking'

Last week, the National Party launched a bid to "save" regional highway projects.

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