Please note: Due to the construction of the new Perry Bridge, there will be works taking place over the Waikato River 2.3 km downstream of the Horotiu Road bridge. Works will include the running of cables across the river and works overhead. Works to take place periodically between 31.07.2017 and 11.08.2017 River users are advised to approach the site with caution, lookout for obstructions and comply with directions of construction staff onsite to ensure safe navigation. ... See MoreSee Less
Get your matching lycra ready! The colour of the walk/cycleway bridge stretching over the Waikato River in Horotiu was revealed this morning.It will be GREEN!Olympic gold medalist and Te Awa Trustee Sarah Ulmer, joined our Mayor Allan Sanson with NZ Transport Agency Waikato BoP and Te Awa The Great NZ River Ride Trust representatives on site this morning for the unveiling.
It's green! The painted bridges arches have arrived on site and here are the first pictures. Waikato District Council Mayor Allan Sanson, NZTA's Dennis Crequer and our very own Sarah Ulmer, Te Awa Trustee, had the first look. We'll have a few more design secrets to share over the coming weeks. ... See MoreSee Less