Highway conditions

South Island

SH 6 Haast To Makarora (gates Of Haast To Haast Pass - Diana Falls)
Impact: Road Closed
Description: Rock falls
Comment: On Monday 3 November The Road Will Close At 3pm At Haast And Makarora And Reopen On Tuesday 4 Nov At 10am At Haast And 10:30am At Makarora For Bridge Repairs. In The Case Of Unsuitable Weather Conditions The Closure Will Take Place On The Night Of Tuesday 4 November. The Road Is Expected To Be Open 24/7 From Wednesday 5 November As Long As There Are No Extreme Weather Conditions Before This. Road Works Will Continue At The Site And Motorists Should Expect Delays. This Section Of Road Will Be Closed Every Night From 7pm To 8am At The Slip. The Road Will Close At Haast At 6pm And Reopen 7:30am. At Makarora The Road Will Close At 6:30pm And Reopen At 7:30am. Delays Or Closures May Be Necessary At Other Times In The Event Of Further Heavy Rain Or Slips.
Scheduled time:
Start: 26 Sep 2014 10:56
End: 31 Dec 2014 12:00
Detour route: N/a
Update received: 30 Oct 2014 19:01
Expected resolution: Until further notice
SH 60 Takaka Hill
Impact: Caution
Description: Slip
Comment: The Road Has Been Reduced To One Lane Prior To The Summit Of The Hill. Motorists Are Advised To Expect Minimal Delays While Work Is Being Completed In The Area.
Detour route: N/a
Update received: 19 Aug 2014 07:19
Expected resolution: 31/12/2014 17:00
SH 74 Horotane Valley Rd Bridge
Impact: Vehicle Restrictions;
Road constricted for oversize and non-standard vehicles
Comment: Oversized Vehicles Will Be Restricted. Travel Will Only Be Permitted Monday To Friday Between The Hours Of 9.00am To 4.00pm
Detour route: N/a
Update received: 12 Jun 2014 10:07
Expected resolution: Until further notice
SH 74 Anzac Drive
Impact: Vehicle Restrictions;
Road constricted for oversize and non-standard vehicles
Description: Earthquake Damage
Comment: Bridge Restricted To Overweight Loads Due To Earthquake Impact. Bridge Not To Be Crossed By Any Overweight Loads Except For Iso Containers Being Moved On Existing Overweight Permits. Any Other Overweight Loads (including Those Travelling On Area Permits) Will Be Considered On A Case By Case Basis.
Detour route: Sh1 Or Sh73.
Update received: 12 Jun 2014 10:07
Expected resolution: Until further notice
There are no current general warnings for South Island.
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