Allow extra time for SH2 journeys

Motorists travelling between Katikati and Tauranga on this morning are being warned to allow additional time for their journeys. "Road maintenance... Read More

Vehicle hits parked car in Matua

A car travelling in Matua this morning has collided with a parked car. The collision happened on Hall Rd, between Levers Rd and Meadowland St in Matua. Police... Read More

Car and bus collision in Pyes Pa

A car and bus have collided in Pyes Pa this morning. Police report that they were alerted to a car and bus crash in Pyes Pa Road between Ahuriri Place... Read More

Man to appear in court following dangerous driving

A man was arrested after driving dangerously in Tauranga streets in the early hours of Sunday morning, and will be appearing in Tauranga Court on Monday. Police... Read More

Traffic delays following shooting road closure

  Traffic throughout Tauranga is gridlocked this morning following the closure of State Highway 2 from Bethlehem to 15th Ave.   The road... Read More

SH2 remains closed following Tauranga shooting

State Highway 2 remains closed between Waihi Road off ramp and Cameron Road this morning, following the fatal police shooting last night. Takitimu... Read More

Not guilty plea in BOP fatal bus crash case

A bus driver charged after five Chinese tourists, including a child, were killed near Rotorua will have his court case moved closer to the... Read More

Council commits funding to underpass investigation

Investigations are underway into retaining a pedestrian and cycle underpass at Bayfair. Tauranga City Council is working with Waka Kotahi NZ Transport... Read More

Full closure of Wairoa River Bridge postponed

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises the planned closure of Wairoa River Bridge on State Highway 2 this Friday, February 14, has been postponed to... Read More

Serious crash on Matata Straights

Updated 5:40pm: State Highway 2 remains closed between Pikowai and Matata following a two-car crash. The road is likely to remain closed at... Read More

Road layout changes on Maunganui Rd from tomorrow

Significant changes to the road layout on State Highway 2/Maunganui Road, near the Bayfair roundabout, will take place from tomorrow. Temporary traffic... Read More

Planned closures for SH2/Wairoa Bridge

Seven night-time closures are planned for the Wairoa Bridge, near Bethlehem. The closures are required to allow Western Bay of Plenty District Council... Read More

Vehicle dumped after Papamoa pursuit

    Tauranga Police are working to locate the occupants of a vehicle following a police pursuit. A police spokesperson says a vehicle was... Read More

One person dies in single-vehicle crash

A woman has died following a single-vehicle crash on State Highway 1 at Ohinewai. The vehicle collided with a barrier and came to rest on a rail line... Read More

Police investigating car on fire in Pyes Pa

Police are making enquiries following the discovery of a car on fire in Pyes Pa early this morning. Police received a report of the car on fire about... Read More