Scheduled Road Closures

This page lists scheduled event road closures that have been approved or publicly notified. Please note that publicly notified road closure details may be subject to change. This list does not include road closures due to weather or other unplanned events. Official notices can be viewed in our Public Notices section and are also printed in the Mountain Scene and Wanaka Sun. 

Publicly Notified Closures

Please view the public notice for further details of publicly notified road closures:

 

LUMA Light Festival 2019: 

Friday 31 May 2019 - Monday 3 June 2019

Road to be Closed:  Rees Street from Beach Street to Marine Parade
                                Marine Parade from Rees Street to the Memorial Gates

Period of Closure:   Friday 31 May 2019 from 1500 to 2200
                               Saturday 1 June 2019 from 1600 to 2200
                               Sunday 2 June 2019 from 1600 to 2200
                               Monday 3 June 2019 from 1600 to 2200

 

Real Journeys Queenstown Winter Festival 2019

Thursday 20 June 2019

Earnslaw Park Hub

Road to be Closed:  Beach Street from Rees Street to Shotover Street

Period of Closure:  0930 to 2215

Matariki Torch Light Procession

Road to be Closed:  Camp Street from Shotover Street to Ballarat Street

Period of Closure:  15 minute closure between 1650 and 1725       

Queenstown Winter Festival Opening Ceremony

Roads to be Closed:  All of Rees Street, Marine Parade from Rees Street to the Memorial Gates, Beach Street from Camp Street to Shotover Street, All of Cow Lane

Period of Closure:  1500 to 2100

 

Friday 21 June 2019

Earnslaw Park Hub

Road to be Closed:  Beach Street from Rees Street to Shotover Street.

Period of Closure:  0945 to 2230

Queenstown Winter Festival Party & Fireworks

Roads to be Closed:  All of Rees Street, Marine Parade from Rees Street to the Memorial Gates, Beach Street from Camp Street to Shotover Street, All of Cow Lane

Period of Closure:  1200 to midnight

 

Saturday 22 June 2019

Earnslaw Park Hub

Road to be Closed:  Beach Street from Rees Street to Shotover Street.

Period of Closure:  0930 to 2215

More FM Day on the Bay

Road to be Closed:  All of Rees Street, Marine Parade from Rees Street to the Memorial Gates, Beach Street from Camp Street to Shotover Street, All of Cow Lane

Period of Closure:  1015 to 2100

 

Sunday 23 June 2019

Earnslaw Park Hub

Road to be Closed:  Beach Street from Rees Street to Shotover Street

Period of Closure:  0930 to 2215

Sunday Sessions

Roads to be Closed:  All of Rees Street, Marine Parade from Rees Street to the Memorial Gates, Beach Street from Camp Street to Shotover Street, All of Cow Lane

Period of Closure:  1130 Sunday 23 June 2019 to 0030 Monday 24 June 2019

Note: the Beach Street intersection will be opened and manned by Southern Safety Services between 2130 and 0030.