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:

2018 Queenstown International Marathon:

Friday, 16 November 2018

Road to be Closed: Memorial Street from Stanley Street to Camp Street, All of
Templeton Way, Stanley Street from Shotover Street to Memorial Street

Period of Closure: 0800 to midnight

Saturday, 17 November 2018

Name of Rd

Closure Type

Start

End

Malaghans Rd

Significant Delays

0800

1000

Manse Rd (All)

Full Closure

0800

1000

Surrey St (All)

Full Closure

0800

1000

Villiers St (All)

Full Closure

0800

1000

Buckingham St (All)

Full Closure

0800

1000

Merioneth St (Buckingham St to Bedford St)

Full Closure

0800

1000

Bedford St (Merioneth to Cardigan)

Full Closure

0800

1000

Nairn St (Bedford to Wilcox Green)

Full Closure

0800

1000

Centennial Ave (From RP 208/2.600 to RP 208/3.155)

Significant Delays

0830

1030

McDonnell Rd

Significant Delays

0830

1030

Hogan’s Gully Rd

Full Closure

0830

1030

Arrowtown- Lake Hayes Rd (RP 406/1728 to RP 406/2945)

Full Closure

0830

1030

Arrowtown- Lake Hayes Rd (RP 406/0 to RP 406/1728 & RP 406/2945 to RP 406/5307)

Full Closure (Resident access only)

0830

1030

Rutherford Rd (All)

Full Closure

0830

1230

Slopehill Rd East (Rutherford Rd to Speargrass Flat Rd)

Full Closure

0830

1230

Speargrass Flat Rd (Arrowtown – Lake Hayes Rd to Slopehill Rd East)

Full Closure

0745

1330

Speargrass Flat Rd (Slopehill Rd East to Hunter Rd)

Full Closure

0745

1330

Speargrass Flat Rd (Hunter Rd to Domain Rd)

Full Closure

0500

0900

Birchwood Rd

Full Closure

0630

0900

Domain Rd (Speargrass Flat Rd to Lower Shotover Rd)

Full Closure

0630

0900

Hunter Rd

No link to Lower Shotover Rd 

0745

0900

Lower Shotover Rd (Domain Rd to Spence Rd)

Full Closure (Residents access only)

0745

0900

Lower Shotover Rd (Speargrass Flat to Domain Rd)

Full Closure

0745

1330

Slopehill Rd West

Restricted access

0745

1330

Lower Shotover Rd / Domain Rd intersection

Delays

0630

1330

Spence Rd (Old School Rd to old Shotover Bridge)

Full Closure

0745

1030

Old School Rd

Full Closure

0745

1030

Shotover Delta Rd

Full Closure

0745

1430

Robertson St

Full Closure

0800

1500

Boyes Crescent (RP 54/240 to RP 54/518 inc Bridge St)

Full Closure

0700

1500

Lake Avenue (McBride St to Birse St)

Full Closure (contingency only)

0700

0900

Allan Crescent (All)

Full Closure

0500

1530

Frankton Beach Access

Full Closure 

0700

1530

Sugar Lane – Frankton Marina

Restricted access

0700

1530

Park St (RP – 96/266 to RP 96/1218)

Full Closure

0700

1600

Marine Parade (All)

Full Closure

0700

1600

Rees St (All)

Full Closure

0700

1600

Beach St (Camp St to Shotover St)

Full Closure

0700

1600

Duke St

Full Closure

0700

1600

Camp St, from Shotover St to Robins Rd

Full Closure 

0700

1600

Memorial St

Full Closure

0500

1800

Stanley St (Shotover St to Memorial St)

Full Closure

0500

1800

Templeton Way

Full Closure

0500

1800

Man St (Brecon to Camp St)

Full Closure

0700

1600

Stanley St (from Shotover St to Memorial St)

Full Closure

0500

1800

Templeton Way (All)

Full Closure

0500

1800

 

 

Pioneer MTB Race 2018

Road to be Closed:  Park Street from the Queenstown Gardens to the Frankton Track.  This closure will also entail 50 metres of Adelaide Street, Suburb Street and Veint Crescent from where they intersect with Park Street.

Period of Closure:  Monday 26 November 2018 from 0630 to 0830

 

Queenstown Car Club Coronet Peak Hill Climb 2018:

Road to be Closed:  Coronet Peak Road from Skippers Road intersection to Coronet Peak Skifield Carpark

Period of Closure:  Saturday 1 December 2018 from 0800 to 1800

 

Arrowtown Long Lunch 2018

Road to be Closed:  Buckingham Street from Berkshire Street to Wiltshire Street

Period of Closure:  Saturday 7 December 2018 from 0700 to 1800

 

QLDC New Year's Eve Celebrations - Wanaka:

Saturday 29 December 2018

Roads to be Closed:     Ardmore Street iSite layby

Period of Closure:        2000 Saturday 29 December 2018 to 0300 Sunday 30 December 2018

 

Sunday 30 December 2018

Roads to be Closed:     Ardmore Street iSite layby

Period of Closure:        2000Sunday 30 December 2018 to 0300 Monday 31 December 2018

 

Monday 31 December 2018

Roads to be Closed:     Helwick Street from Ardmore Street to Dunmore Street

Period of Closure:        0700Monday 31 December 2018to 1100 Tuesday 1 January 2019

 

Roads to be Closed:     Ardmore Street Log Cabin Layby (excluding buses)

Period of Closure:        1430 Monday 31 December 2018 to 0300 Tuesday 1 January 2019

 

Roads to be Closed:     Ardmore Street from Dungarvon Street to Lakeside Road and Ardmore Street iSite layby

Period of Closure:        1700Monday 31 December 2018 to 0300 Tuesday 1 January 2019

 

QLDC New Year's Eve Celebrations - Queenstown: 

Roads to be Closed:     Lower Beach Street from Rees Street to Shotover Street

Period of Closure:        0800 to 1400Monday 31 December 2018
Note: deliveries will be allowed during this time

 

Roads to be Closed:     Rees Street from Shotover Street to Marine Parade, Marine Parade from Rees Street to Church Street, Beach Street from Camp Street to Shotover Street including Cow Lane

Period of Closure:        1500 Monday 31 December 2018 to 0300 Tuesday 1 January 2019

 

Challenge Wanaka 2019: 

Infrastructure build up and breakdown

Roads to be Closed:       Ardmore Street from Dungarvon Street to McDougall Street 

Period of Closure:          0800 Wednesday 13 February 2019 to 0300 Sunday 17 February 2019 

 

Infrastructure build up and dismantle at end of event

Roads to be Closed:       Dungarvon Street from Dunmore Street to Ardmore Street         

Period of Closure:          0300 Saturday 16 February 2019 to 0300 Sunday 17 February 2019 

 

Infrastructure build up and safe passage of athletes and dismantle at end of event

Roads to be Closed:       Ardmore Street from Dungarvon Street to Lakeside Road

Period of Closure:          0300 Saturday 16 February 2019 to 0300 Sunday 17 February 2019

 

For safe passage of athletes and motorists

Roads to be Closed:       Single Lane closure of Mount Aspiring Road from Old Station Road to Hospital Flat  

Period of Closure:          0615 to 1200 Saturday 16 February 2019

 

For safe passage of athletes 

Roads to be Closed:       Ardmore Street from McDougall Street to Meadowstone Drive 

Period of Closure:          0615 to 1200 Saturday 16 February 2019 

 

Roads to be Closed:       Mt Aspiring Road from Old Station Road to Meadowstone Drive 

Period of Closure:          0615 to 1200 Saturday 16 February 2019

  

Roads to be Closed:       McDougall Street from Brownston Street to Ardmore Street 

Period of Closure:          0600 to 1200 Saturday 16 February 2019

 

For safe transition of cyclists at aid station

Roads to be Closed:       Kane Road between Camphill Road and St Ninians Way 

Period of Closure:          0815 to 1500 Saturday 16 February 2019

 

Temporary Road Closure Application - Motatapu 2019

Friday 8 March 2019

Road to be Closed: Nairn Street

Period of Closure: 1500 to 2000

 

Saturday 9 March 2019

Road to be Closed: Nairn Street and Ford Street from Nairn/Criterion Street intersection to Tobins Track

Period of Closure: 0900 to 2000

Road to be Closed: Macetown Track (to Macetown)

Period of Closure: 0700 to 2000

Road to be Closed: Motatapu Road (from Wanaka – Mount Aspiring Road intersection)

Period of Closure: 0400 to 1300

 

Sunday 10 March 2019

Road to be Closed: Nairn Street 

Period of Closure: 0700 to 1600

Road to be Closed: Ford Street from Nairn/Criterion Street intersection to Tobins Track

Period of Closure: 0700 to 1100

Road to be Closed: Tobins Track from east of Ford Street to the Tobins Track/Glencoe Road intersection and Glencoe Road (a one kilometre length from the top of Tobin’s Track) 

Period of Closure: 0800 to 1100

Road to be Closed: Macetown Track (to Macetown)

Period of Closure: 0700 to 1700

Road to be Closed: Motatapu Road (from Wanaka – Mount Aspiring Road intersection)

Period of Closure: 0600 to 1000

 

Proposed NO PARK zone (with the exception of residents)

Nairn & Ford Streets Friday 8 March 0800 to Sunday 10 March 1600

 

AKARUA ARROWTOWN AUTUMN FESTIVAL 2019

Festival Parade and Market Day 

Roads to be Closed:  Buckingham Street from Butlers Green to Bedford Street
Berkshire Street from Ramshaw Lane to Wiltshire Street
All of Ramshaw Lane
All of Romans Lane
All of Camp Lane
All of Arrow Lane
All of Villiers Street
All of Surrey Street
All of Nairn Street
Bedford Street from Merioneth Street to Cardigan Street
Wiltshire Street from Anglesea Street to Ramshaw Lane
Merioneth Street from Hertford Street to Bedford Street
Hertford Street from Wiltshire Street to Denbigh Street                      

Period of Closure:  Saturday 27 April 2019 from 0730 to 1900

 

'Pie, Pint and Pinot' Event 

Road to be Closed:  Buckingham Street from Wiltshire Street to Merioneth Street

Period of Closure:  Sunday 28 April 2019 from 1030 to 1900