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.
Check www.nzta.govt.nz to have a look for any other road closures/accidents etc on State Highways.
General Road Closures (Oct - Dec 2020)
Hawera - access to Milmoe Street from South Road will be closed and the only access into Milmoe Street will be via Furlong Street. Tuesday 27 October – 31 October
Contact: Tim Moffit Ph: 06 278 0555
Railway crossing repairs
Waverley - Rangikura Road, Waverley (between Dryden and Kokako Roads) - 30 October 2020, 7am to 5pm
STMS Contact: John Albert Ph: 022 122 3992
Hawera - Princes Street, (between Grey Street and Glover Road)
From 8am 26 October 2020 to Friday 5pm 6 November 2020
STMS Contact: Luther Potgieter Ph: 029 020 38090
Christmas Parades 2020
Patea - Egmont Street (SH3) (between Chester and Cambridge Streets) and Dorset Street Intersection by the Public Toilets - Friday 4 December 2020 between 6pm to 7pm
Eltham - Stanners Street, from outside the Municipal Building to Bridge Street. Bridge Street (between Stanners Street to High Street South), High Street South (SH3), (between Bridge Street to London Street), London Street (between High Street South to York Street) and York Street (between London Street to Bridge Street) - Friday 11 December 2020 between 5pm to 8pm
Manaia - South Road (SH45) (between Rangauri and Tauranga-a-ika Streets) and Tauhuri Street (between Ngatai and Riemenschneider Streets) - Saturday 19 December 2020 between 11.30am to 1.30pm
Opunake - Tasman Street (SH45) (between Layard and Allison Streets) - Thursday 24 December 2020 between 6.00pm to 9.00pm.
Hawera - High Street, (between Argyle Street to Albion Street) and Regent Street, (between Little Regent Street to High Street) - Saturday 12 December 2020 between 9am to 1pm
Eltham Lions Club Trolley Derby
Eltham - Dalziell Road, 25 October 2020 between 10am to 3pm
STMS Contact: Ray Ford Ph: 027 449 0844
Seasonal Clay 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