Waikato's Awakino Gorge road reopens

  • 14/08/2015
(Photo: supplied)
(Photo: supplied)

The road through the Awakino Gorge in Waikato is open after earlier being closed due to a large slip.

The New Zealand Transport Agency tweeted on Friday that State Highway 3 is now open.

It was earlier blocked south of Awakau Road when the slip went over both lanes of the road.