Roads

You'll find State Highway (NZTA) info here: http://www.journeys.nzta.govt.nz/traffic

Northern Turakina Valley (TV3) and Watershed Roads

Purpose: Slips and weather damage

Date & Time: Currently closed

  • TV3 is currently closed between Papanui Junction and Siberia Station due to a slip/cracks in the road. The road will remain closed to heavy vehicles for some time. There is access for light vehicles only; work to make the site safer has commenced, so expect some delays.
  • Watershed Road is passable with care.

Makuhou Road - intention to close road to vehicular traffic

Purpose: The Mudder sports event

Date & Time: Saturday 21st September 6.00am till 4.00pm

Roads to be closed: Makuhou Road will be closed to the general public and will be operating as a one way road with entry to Makuhou Road for event participants from Tutaenui Road and exiting via Turakina Valley Road.

Marton - temporary closure of Broadway

Purpose: Resealing

Date & Time: Tuesday 24th September to Friday 27th September 2019, 6.00am to 5.00pm.

Broadway, Marton between Signal Street and Bond Street will be closed for all vehicular traffic with detours in place.

Targa Rally - intention to close roads

Purpose: Targa 2019 Rally, 1st November 2019.

Date & Time: 1st November 2019

Roads to be closed: Ruapehu District Council / Rangitikei District Council

Stage 20: Waiouru – Road Closure Friday 1st November 2019, 9:15am -1:45pm

Start: On Waiaruhe Road, 400mts from its intersection with SH1
Past Maukuku Road (no exit)
Left onto Turakina Valley Road
Past Owhakura Road
Finish: On Turakina Valley Road, at its intersection with Kaimatawi Road (no exit)

Stage 21: Mataroa – Road Closure Friday 1st November 2019 9:35am – 2:05pm

Start: On Ruanui Road, at its intersection with Turakina Valley Road
Past Harakeketangi Road (no exit)
Past Tihoi Street (no exit)
Past Turehu Street (no exit)
Left on to Mataroa Road
Finish: On Mataroa Road, 200mts from its intersection with SH1

Stage 22: Mangahohe – Road Closure Friday 1st November 2019 11:55am – 4:25pm

Start: #124 Ongo Road
Past Aldworth Road
Past Gibbons Road (no exit)
Left into Mangahoe Road
Left into Turakina Valley Road
Right into Mangatipona Road
Past Ohaumoko Road (no exit)
Left into Kauangaroa Road at intersection with Okirae Road (no exit)
Finish: At intersection of Kauangaroa Road and Mangamahu Road

Stage 23: Cop Corner, Road Closure Friday 1st November 2019 1:35pm – 6:05pm

Start: Waimutu Road, 1km from its intersection with Howie Road, at house #257
Right into Turakina Valley Road
Past Morgans Road (no exit)
Right into Makuhou Road
Past Smith Road (no exit)
Past Smalls Road (no exit)
Left into Galpins Road, at its intersection with Tutaenui Road
Right into Warrens Road
Past Griffins Road
Left into Mt Curl Road
Finish: At end of gravel and start of tarseal, beside house #407 Mt Curl Road

Stage 24: Pemberton Kimbolton Road Closure Friday 1st November 2:50pm – 7.20pm

Rangitikei District Council / Manawatu District Council

Starts: Otara Road, 300mts from its intersection with SH1
Past Peka Road (no exit)
Left into Mangamako Road
Past Marshall Road (no exit)
Past Ruae Road (no exit)
Right into Rangiwahia Road
Past Mangoira Road (no exit)
Past Hoggs Road (no exit)
Past Gorge Road (no exit)
Past Peep-O-Day Road
Past Bluff Road (no exit)
Past Dick Road (no exit)
Finish: At intersection of Rangiwahia Road and Junction Road North

Hunterville - intention to close road to vehicular traffic

Purpose: The Shemozzle - Hunterville Huntaway Festival

Date & Time: Saturday 2nd of November 2019, 6.00am till 6.00pm

Roads to be closed: Bruce Street- portion of from State Highway 1 to Hunterville School Paraekaretu Street- portion of from the Hunterville Domain to Bruce Street

Marton - intention to close road to vehicular traffic

Purpose: Marton Market Day

Date & Time: Saturday 23 November 2019, 7am to 5pm

Roads to be closed: Broadway – from High Street to Hopping Electrical on Broadway. Follett Street - from Stewart Street to Broadway.