Road Closures

Roads in South Taranaki may be closed for lots of reasons, including scheduled roadworks and events. This page lists planned road closures that may result in detours and delays, as well as other situations when you might need to take extra care to look out for other road users.

Seasonal Road Closures - Winter (1 June - 31 October)

Lakes Road, Mangawhio - from 5.330km to end

Moeawatea Road, Moeawatea - entire road

Meremere Road, Mokoia - from 14.330km to end


Road Closure: Whareroa Road, (Hawera at railway crossing)

17, 18, 23 June 2017 (7am to 5pm)

Downer NZ Ltd Railway repairs

STMS Contact David Hjorring 027 839 4222


Road Closure: Palmer Road, (between Eltham and Opunake Roads)

Week of 26th June (date to be confirmed)

Taranaki Civil Construction Underpass Installation

STMS Contact Blair Gorrie 027 839 4222