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Work begins to drop public transport fares

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Associate Transport Minister Julie Anne Genter announced today that the Wellbeing Budget will include new funding that could make it cheaper for low income households to use public transport. Read more »

Helicopter industry calls for review of aviation regulation

Press Release – Helicopter Association

Press Release Helicopter industry calls for review of aviation regulatory system The New Zealand Helicopter Association (NZHA), a division of Aviation New Zealand, welcomes the TAIC report into the tragic Fox Glacier accident for the messages it … Read more »

Childhood dream comes true

Press Release – Greater Wellington Regional Council

A childhood dream has come true for one Wellingtonian who was officially signed off as Transdevs newest train driver last week. Read more »

Night time roadworks on SH1 in Dome Valley for safety

Press Release – New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency advises there will be night time road works on State Highway 1 just north of Warkworth, starting this Sunday. Read more »

Civil Aviation Improvements Must Continue

Press Release – New Zealand Airline Pilots’ Association

Civil Aviation Improvements Must Continue, Not Just Following Major Accidents Pilots Union Changes to the way the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) manages safety inspections have been welcomed by the New Zealand Air Line Pilots Association … Read more »

TAIC publishes final report on fatal crash on Fox Glacier

Press Release – Transport Accident Investigation Commission

TAIC publishes final report on fatal helicopter crash on Fox Glacier in 2015 Read more »

Tell us how you get around

Press Release – Hamilton City Council

A survey has opened this week to help Hamilton City Council learn more about how people move around Hamilton. Read more »

Great Harbour Way Trust welcomes NZTA’s consultation

Press Release – Great Harbour Way

Great Harbour Way Trust Chair Graeme Hall says The Ngauranga to Petone path will form a vital section of Wellingtons Great Harbour Way / Te Aranui o Pneke a continuous 72-kilometre route for walkers and cyclists around the perimeter of … Read more »

Government missing bigger picture on transport

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

Improved cycleways should be welcomed, but not at the expense of the rest of Wellingtons transport system, Nationals Associate Transport spokesperson Brett Hudson says. Read more »

Police officer should not have engaged in pursuit

Press Release – Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that a Police officer should not have tried to stop or pursue a car thought to contain young people in Palmerston North on 28 May 2018. The pursuit ended when the fleeing car crashed into a ditch. … Read more »

Wellington Mayor delighted with Petone-Ngauranga design

Press Release – Wellington City Council

Wellington City Council Mayor Justin Lester has welcomed the revealing of designs for a shared walk/cycleway between Petone and Ngauranga. Read more »

Big prizes for little movers

Press Release – Greater Wellington Regional Council

Names have been drawn and winners have been announced for a month-long initiative that encouraged students to walk, cycle and scoot to school. Across the Wellington region 125 schools participated in MovinMarch 2019, involving over 33,000 students. … Read more »

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