Level 1 water restrictions remain in place for Hāwea and Arthurs Point. For more information on what this means, please visit our water restrictions webpage.

Scheduled Event Road Closures

Below you'll find a list of scheduled event road closures that have been approved or publicly notified.

To plan your journey around ongoing roadworks in the district, head over to the Waka Kotahi (NZTA) journey planner app.

Challenge Wānaka 2024

Listed below are the closures in place for Challenge Wānaka 2024 from Thursday 15 February and Saturday 17 February. 

Name of Road

Closure Type

Start

End

Motatapu Road

Full Closure

12.30pm (15 February)

2.30pm (15 February)

Motatapu Road

Full Closure

9.00am (17 February)

4.00pm (17 February)

Wānaka-Mt Aspiring Road (Motatapu Road - Hospital Flat)

Partial Closure

12.00pm (15 February)

2.30pm (15 February)

Ardmore Street (Helwick Street to McDougall Street)

Partial Closure

12.00pm (16 February)

10.00pm (16 February)

McDougall Street (Brownston Street to Ardmore Street)

Partial Closure

12.00pm (16 February)

10.00pm (16 February)

Wānaka-Mt Aspiring Road (Meadowstone Drive to McDougall Street)

Partial Closure

12.00pm (16 February)

10.00pm (16 February)

Red Bridge (one way closure to north bound traffic)

Partial Closure

8.15am (17 February)

12.00pm (17 February)

Mt Barker Road (one way closure to eastbound traffic from Faulks Road to Wānaka-Luggate Highway)

Partial Closure

8.15am (17 February)

1.00pm (17 February)

 


NZ Golf Open 2024

Listed below are the closures in place for NZ Golf Open 2024 from 29 February to 3 March 2024.

Name of Road

Closure Type

Start

End

Butel Road*

Full Closure

7.00am

6.00pm


*Resident access allowed.


Motatapu 2024

Listed below are the closures in place for Motatapu from Friday 1 March to Saturday 2 March 2024.

Name of Road

Closure Type

Start

End

Nain Street, Arrowtown (from Bedford Street intersection)*

Partial Closure

2.00pm (1 March)

7.30pm (1 March)

Ford Street, Arrowtown (from Nairn Street to Criterion Street)*

Partial Closure

2.00pm (1 March)

7.30pm (1 March)

Motatapu Road, Glendhu Bay (from Mouth Aspiring Road)

Partial Closure

5.00am (2 March)

12.00pm (2 March)

Nairn Street, Arrowtown (from Bedford Street)*

Partial Closure

6.30am (2 March)

7.30pm (2 March)

Ford Street, Arrowtown (from Nairn Street to Criterion Street)*

Partial Closure

6.30am (2 March)

7.30pm (2 March)

Macetown Road, Arrowtown

Full Closure

7.15am (2 March)

8.00pm (2 March)

Lower Buckingham Street, Arrowtown (from Villiers Street)

Partial Closure

7.15am (2 March)

7.30pm  (2 March)

Tobin's Track, Arrowtown

Full Closure

7.30am (2 March)

12.00pm (2 March)

Glencoe Road, Crown Terrace (1.3km from the Crown Terrace turn-off)

Partial Closure

7.30am (2 March)

12.00pm (2 March)


*Resident access permitted, no on-street parking.


Wānaka A&P Show

Listed below are the closures in place for the Wānaka A&P Show from Wednesday 6 March to Sunday 10 March 2024.

Name of Road

Closure Type

Start

End

McDougall Street (from Ardmore Street to Brownston Street)

Partial Closure

6.00am (6 March)

12.00am (10 March)

McDougall Street (from Brownston Street to Upton Street)

Partial Closure

6.00am (8 March)

6.00pm (9 March)

Brownston Street (from Dungarvon Street to Campground)

Partial Closure

6.00am (8 March)

6.00pm (9 March)


If you have any concerns or queries, please contact Brooke Allan on 03 450 0537 or email:

brooke.allan@qldc.govt.nz 


Arrowtown Autumn Festival

Listed below are the closures in place for the Arrowtown Autumn Festival from Thursday 25 April to Sunday 28 March April.

Thursday 25 April

Name of Road

Closure Type

Start

End

Buckingham Street (Wiltshire Street to Berkshire Street)

Partial Closure

10.00am

11.00am

Villiers Street

Full Closure

10.00am

10.00am

Surrey Street

Full Closure

6.00am

10.00am


Saturday 27 April

Name of Road

Closure Type

Start

End

Buckingham Street (from Butlers Green to Bedford Street)

Partial Closure

7.30am

7.00pm

Berkshire Street (from Ramshaw Lane to Wiltshire Street)

Partial Closure

7.30am

7.00pm

Ramshaw Lane

Full Closure

7.30am

7.00pm

Romans Lane

Full Closure

7.30am

7.00pm

Camp Lane

Full Closure

7.30am

7.00pm

Villiers Street

Full Closure

7.30am

7.00pm

Surrey Street

Full Closure

7.30am

7.00pm

Nairn Street

Full Closure

7.30am

7.00pm

Arrow Lane

Full Closure

7.30am

7.00pm

Bedford Street (from Merioneth Street to Cardigan Street)

Partial Closure

7.30am

7.00pm

Wiltshire Street (from Anglesea Street to Ramshaw Lane)

Partial Closure

7.30am

7.00pm

Merioneth Street (from Hertford Street to Bedford Street)

Partial Closure

7.30am

7.00pm

Hertford Street (from Wiltshire Street to Denbigh Street)

Partial Closure

7.30am

7.00pm


Sunday 28 April

Name of Road

Closure Type

Start

End

Buckingham Street (Fork and Tap to Provisions Cafe)

Partial Closure

10.30am

7.00pm

Any questions?

If you have any questions or concerns regarding these scheduled road closures, please don’t hesitate to reach out via: 
services@qldc.govt.nz