Detours in place for Kaitāia highway washout

A forest road in the Far North is being used as a detour route, following a washout of the main highway outside of Kaitāia. 

An agreement has been reached to open the route under police supervision for a short time in the morning and evening.

As well as a 7:30am departure for southbound traffic from Far North Road. The convoys are for essential travel only. If you don't have to travel, please delay your journey.