The Whanganui River Road is now fully open.

Road works following the flooding in June last year has seen the road open on a schedule.

However Whanganui District Council engineer Rui Leitao said Thursday the road is now open till further notice.

This is some pretty sweet news just before Christmas!

Update on SH4 the Parapara Highway:

There remains an area warning in place as road users may experience delays in their travels.

Road Works: There Are Speed Restrictions In Place While Work Is Carried Out. Road Users Are Advised To Take Extra Care Through This Area.

Expected Resolution: Until further notice

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