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AA’s Dinosaur Age Thinking

AA’s Dinosaur Age Thinking

I am so glad I cancelled my AA membership. Automobile Association’s submission on the Auckland Plan does not speak for me. Especially the outdated thinking behind this statement: AA would support the introduction of tolls on new roading infrastructure...

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Aratere Tests Continue

Aratere Tests Continue

Tests on the Cook Strait ferry Aratere are continuing. Interislander general manager Thomas Davis says good progress has been made, but any resumption of services would depend on the result of the tests and the input of the Maritime NZ and...

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Motorway Closures Ahead, Big Projects Start

Motorway Closures Ahead, Big Projects Start

It’s going to be another busy summer for NZTA motorway projects with considerable disruption during the next few months. Several new projects get underway – Waterview, the the first stage of associated work to raise and widen the Northwestern’s...

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Rena: 22 Salvors Back On Board – Latest Photos

Rena: 22 Salvors Back On Board - Latest Photos

Salvage teams are taking advantage of good weather in Tauranga today and continuing to progress with preparation work on transferring oil from the submerged starboard tank on board the stricken vessel Rena. RENA: Salvage divers resurface after...

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KiwiRail’s Coastal Scenic Carriages Start

KiwiRail’s Coastal Scenic Carriages Start

Some good news for Christchurch for a change. KiwiRail’s new scenic carriages have entered service on the Coastal Pacific service between Christchurch and Picton. A completed set of two new passenger carriages, a café car, a viewing car and...

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