Temporary traffic changes during cruiseship season

Throughout the cruise ship season there will be some temporary changes to the flow of traffic on Salisbury Ave and The Mall in Mount Maunganui. To help... Read More

Grace Road exit onto 15th Ave permanently closed

The city side exit of Grace Road onto 15th Avenue is now permanently closed. Tauranga City Council says this is “an important milestone in the... Read More

One reportedly trapped in BOP crash

One person is reported to be trapped in a crash in the Bay of Plenty today. Emergency services are attending a crash on State Highway 34, Kawerau Road... Read More

Safer speed limits proposed for SH2

The New Zealand Transport Agency is reviewing speed limits along State Highway 2, between Katikati and Tauranga, in an effort to save lives and prevent... Read More

Parking meters installed along Durham Street

  With all the machinery and traffic control now removed from Durham Street, parking meters and signage has been installed along.   “There... Read More

No injuries in Te Puke crash

  No one has been injured following a crash in Te Puke this morning. Emergency services were called to the crash on Jellicoe Street at 5.30am. A... Read More

Vehicle crash at Aongatete

A vehicle crash has occurred at Aongatete on Sunday morning. Police were alerted to a vehicle collision at the intersection of SH2 and Morton Road,... Read More

NZRL passes on sympathies to Marshall-King whanau

The New Zealand Rugby League has passed on its sympathies to Jeremy Marshall-King and his whanau following the death of his father Shane King in a car... Read More

Mayor hosting event after Kuaotunu Bridge repair

This week, Thames-Coromandel Mayor Sandra Goudie will be hosting an event to say thanks to the NZTA, its contractors and all the local residents... Read More

Truck hit barrier at Mount early Saturday morning

A truck hit a barrier Mount Maunganui this morning causing the southbound lane to be partially blocked for a period of time. Police received a report... Read More

Car drives into bank in Tauranga

A car has crashed into a bank in Tauranga. A caller to the 0800 SUNLIVE news hotline says there is extensive damage to the ASB Bank on Cameron Road. "It... Read More

Man killed in SH29 crash named

Police have released the name of the man who died following a crash on State Highway 29, in the Lower Kaimai area. Shane Michael King died when the... Read More

One critically injured in Waihi crash

One person is in critical condition following a crash in Waihi. Emergency services were called to the crash on State Highway 2 around 9.30pm. A police... Read More

Vehicle retrieved from river following fatal crash

Police have recovered the vehicle that crashed into the Wairoa River along State Highway 29.   Police were called to the single vehicle fatal... Read More

Homemade signs to get people to slow down

Vehicles speeding around blind corners and crashing into properties is becoming common occurrence for residents who live along the lower area of Minden... Read More