Two seriously injured in motorbike crash

Two people are in Waikato Hospital in serious condition following a motorbike crash in the Bay of Plenty. The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter and... Read More

Vehicle collision on Tauranga Eastern Link

There has been a vehicle collision on the Tauranga Eastern Link. A SunLive reader reports that ambulance and Police are at the scene. The collision... Read More

Multiple vehicle crash at Barkes Corner on SH29A

There has been a multiple vehicle collision at Barkes Corner.   Police are responding to the crash that may involve up to five vehicles reported... Read More

Traffic collisions at Omokoroa, Papamoa and SH29

There have been a number of traffic collisions this afternoon, at Omokoroa, Papamoa, and the lower Kaimai range. There was also a motorcycle collision... Read More

TECT Rescue Helicopter saving lives over April

The TECT Rescue Helicopter has averaged more than one life-saving mission a day during April. A total of 46 missions were completed during the month,... Read More

SH2 Hewletts Road resurfacing works

Resurfacing work is being planned for State Highway 2 Hewletts Road at the Tasman Quay intersection from Tuesday, May 18. To reduce impact on motorists,... Read More

Ex-policeman’s warning after fatal tablet crash

A former traffic officer has shared his advice for the safe placement of on-board tablets following a fatal incident in Auckland in June 2018. An elderly... Read More

SH29 reopen following logging truck crash

UPDATE 5.30PM: Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises that State Highway 29 is now open. The road was previously closed between McLaren Falls Road... Read More

Takitimu North Link project moves forward

One of the Western Bay of Plenty’s most significant roading project is moving another step forward with the first part of the design and construct... Read More

Arrest made following fatal crash on TEL

A 29-year-old man has been charged following a fatal crash on the Tauranga Eastern Link Road near Papamoa earlier this year. Uthai Phonphong was killed... Read More

Serious injuries reported in SH2 crash

UPDATE 8.33AM: Delays are expected on State Highway 2 following a two-car crash. Emergency services were called to the scene of the crash, at the intersection... Read More

Greerton businesses verdict on name change idea

A spokesperson for Greerton business owners has suggested there would be near universal opposition to any potential name change for the suburb. A heated... Read More

SH2 Takitimu Drive resurfacing works from tonight

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises resurfacing work will take place on State Highway 2 Takitimu Drive between Elizabeth Street and the Eleventh... Read More

Have a say on Tauriko for Tomorrow

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency and Tauranga City Council are preparing for the next round of community consultation and engagement for Tauriko for Tomorrow.... Read More

Two cars hitting trees within 20 minute period

Within a 20 minute period, one car hit a tree near Rotoma and another car hit a tree near Lake Okataina. Police report that a single vehicle went into... Read More