Scheduled Road Closures

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

  • Challenge Wānaka 2021

    Otago Secondary Schools & Tri NZ Secondary Schools Event

    Road to be Closed:      Wanaka Mt Aspiring Road from Motatapu Road to Hospital Flat

    Period of Closure:        1200 to 1600 Thursday 18 February 2021

    Road to be Closed:      Motatapu Road for 2.5 km from Wanaka Mt Aspiring Road

    Period of Closure:        1300 to 1600 Thursday 18 February 2021

     

    Challenge Wānaka Half 2021

     

    Road to be Closed:      Wānaka Mt Aspiring Road from Motatapu Road to Treble Cone Ski field turnoff

    Period of Closure:        0700 to 1230 Saturday 20 February 2021

    Road to be Closed:      All of Motatapu Road

    Period of Closure:        0900 to 1600 Saturday 20 February 2021

     

    One Lane Bridge Filming

    Road to be Closed:  Glenorchy-Routeburn Road from Humes Road intersection to Routeburn Road/Kinloch Road intersection

    Road Closure Dates

    Periods of Road Closure

     

    Traffic Control – Stop/Go

    Monday 22 February 2021

    0900 to 1300 and 1500 to 1900

    1300 to 1500 and 1900 to 1930

    Tuesday 23 February 2021

    0900 to 1300 and 1500 to 1900

    1300 to 1500 and 1900 to 1930

    Wednesday 24 February 2021

    1330 to 1730 and 1930 to 2330

    1730 to 1930 and 2330 to midnight

    Thursday 25 February 2021

    1400 to 1800 and 2100 to 0100 Friday 26 February 2021

    1800 to 2100

     

    Weather Contingency Dates

    Weather Contingency Dates

    Periods of Road Closure

    Traffic Control – Stop/Go 

    Monday 1 March 2021

    0900 to 1300 and 1500 to 1900 

    1300 to 1500 and 1900 to 1930

    Tuesday 2 March 2021

    0900 to 1300 and 1500 to 1900 

    1300 to 1500 and 1900 to 1930

    Wednesday 3 March 2021

    1330 to 1730 and 1930 to 2330

    1730 to 1930 and 2330 to midnight

    Thursday 4 March 2021 to

    1400 to 1800 and 2100 to 0100 Friday 5 March 2021 

    1800 to 2100

    Friday 5 March 2021

     

    0100 to 0130

     

    Note: During the road closure times above controlled vehicle access will be available through the closure area on the hour, every hour.

     

    Wānaka A&P Show 2021

    Period of Closure: 0600 to 2000 on Friday 12 March 2021 and Saturday 13 March 2021

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


    Period of Closure: 0600 Wednesday 10 March 2021 to 1200 Sunday 14 March 2021


    Roads to be Closed: Brownston Street from McDougall Street to Dungarvon Street and


    McDougall Street from Upton Street to Brownston Street
    (Note: access to this area will be available for residents, campground users, trade exhibitors and for disabled parking)

    Akarua Arrowtown Autumn Festival 2021

    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 24 April 2021 from 0730 to 1900

     

    'Tobins Rush'

    Road to be Closed:               Tobins Track

     Period of Closure:                 Sunday 25 April 2021 from 1200 to 1700

     

    'Pie, Pint, and Pinot' festival

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

    Period of Closure:                 Monday 26 April 2020 from 1030 to 1900

     

    Filming on the Dart River Bridge, Glenorchy

    Road to be Closed:                 

    Glenorchy-Routeburn Road from Humes Road intersection to Routeburn Road/Kinloch Road intersection

    Periods of Closure:                  

    Monday 22 February 2021 from 1000 to 1400 and 1600 to 2000

    Tuesday 23 February 2021 from 1000 to 1400 and 1600 to 2000

    Wednesday 24 February 2021 from 1000 to 1400 and 1600 to 2000

    Thursday 25 February 2021 from 1000 to 1400 and 1600 to 2000

     

    Tuesday 6 April 2021 from 0800 to 1200 and 1300 to 1700

    Wednesday 7 April 2021 from 0800 to 1200 and 1300 to 1700

    Thursday 8 April 2021 from 0800 to 1200 and 1700 to 2100

    Friday 9 April 2021 from 0800 to 1200 and 1700 to 2100

    Saturday 10 April 2021 from 1300 to 1700 and 1800 to 2200

     

    Tuesday 13 April 2021 from 1000 to 1400 and 1600 to 2000

    Wednesday 14 April 2021 from 1000 to 1400 and 1600 to 2000

    Thursday 15 April 2021 from 1000 to 1400 and 1600 to 2000

    Friday 16 April 2021 from 1000 to 1400 and 1600 to 2000

     

    Note: Controlled vehicle access through the closure area will be available on the hour, every hour during the closure period.

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