Highway conditions

South Island

SH 6 Murchison To Inangahua Junction (sh69)
Impact: Road Closed - will be opened at defined intervals
Description: Bridge Repairs
Comment: The Iron Bridge Will Be Closed For Repairs Between 10pm And 5am. Closures Will Be On The Following Dates: Sunday Night 8 March - Friday Morning 13 March, Sunday Night 15 March - Friday Morning 20 March, And Sunday Night 22 March - Friday Morning 27 March. The Bridge Will Be Open On The Hour, Every Hour For 10 Minutes To Clear Traffic. There May Be Delays At Other Times For Other Remedial Work. Note That The Closures Are Weather Dependent.
Scheduled time:
Start: 8 Mar 2015 22:00
End: 27 Mar 2015 05:30
Detour route: N/a
Update received: 6 Mar 2015 15:48
Expected resolution: 27/03/2015 05:30
SH 1 Timaru - Sh8 Junction To Timaru - Beaconsfield Rd
Impact: Delays
Description: Resurfacing
Comment: Resurfacing On Sh1 Evans Street Between Jellicoe And Waimataitai Streets From Monday 9 March Through To Friday 13 March. Expect Delays Between The Hours Of 6am And 6pm. Speed Restrictions Will Be In Place
Scheduled time:
Start: 9 Mar 2015 06:00
End: 13 Mar 2015 18:00
Detour route: Local Roads Through Timaru.
Update received: 6 Mar 2015 16:21
Expected resolution: Until further notice
SH 6 Cromwell To Queenstown (nevis Bluff)
Impact: Delays
Description: Rock Face Stabilisation
Comment: Rock Face Stabilisation Works At The Nevis Bluff Are To Commence On Monday 2nd Feb Through To Friday 13th March. Please Allow For Delays Of 10 Minutes, Mon - Fri Between 8am And 5pm.
Scheduled time:
Start: 2 Feb 2015 08:00
End: 13 Mar 2015 17:00
Detour route: N/a
Update received: 5 Mar 2015 17:05
Expected resolution: Until further notice
SH 6 Cromwell To Queenstown (kawarau 'bungy' Bridge)
Impact: Delays
Description: Bridge Repairs
Comment: The Kawarau River (bungy) Bridge Structural Repairs Will Take Place From Mon 2 March Through To Friday 13 March. Please Allow For Possible Delays Of Up To 15 Minutes, Mon - Friday Between 10am And 3pm. Also Note Possible Delays Of Up To 10 Minutes At The Nevis Bluff On The Same Cromwell To Queenstown Section Of Sh6 Until 6 March.
Scheduled time:
Start: 2 Mar 2015 14:06
End: 13 Mar 2015 17:00
Detour route: N/a
Update received: 2 Mar 2015 14:08
Expected resolution: Until further notice
SH 77 Methven To Darfield
Impact: Delays
Description: Road Construction
Comment: Road Re-construction From 2 March To 20 March 2015 Open To Single Lane, Expect Minor Delays.
Scheduled time:
Start: 2 Mar 2015 07:00
End: 20 Mar 2015 17:00
Detour route: N/a
Update received: 2 Mar 2015 07:00
Expected resolution: 20/03/2015 17:00
SH 1 Between Green Island On Ramp & Fairfield Off Ramp
Impact: Delays
Description: Resurfacing
Comment: Work Will Be Carried Out From 25th Feb Until 11th March. Staff Will Not Be Onsite During Peak Traffic Times However Speed Restrictions Will Be In Place For The Duration Of The Resurfacing Activities. Motorists Are Advised To Proceed With Extra Caution.
Scheduled time:
Start: 25 Feb 2015 07:00
End: 11 Mar 2015 21:00
Detour route: N/a
Update received: 25 Feb 2015 07:00
Expected resolution: Until further notice
SH 73 Arthurs Pass To Otira
Impact: Caution
Description: Pavement Repairs
Comment: Road Is Reduced To A Single Lane, Traffic Lights Are Controlling The Site. Expect Delays Of Approximately 5 Minutes.
Scheduled time:
Start: 20 Jan 2015 15:53
End: 10 Apr 2015 00:00
Detour route: N/a
Update received: 28 Jan 2015 13:04
Expected resolution: Until further notice
SH 1 Christchurch To Ashburton
Impact: Delays
Description: Road Construction
Comment: Road Reconstruction Works Between Rakaia And Overdale. Delays Of Up To Five Minutes Can Be Expected Due To Temporary Speed Limit Through The Site
Scheduled time:
Start: 12 Jan 2015 08:00
End: 24 Apr 2015 16:00
Detour route: If Destination Is Mount Cook, Tekapo Or Queenstown Then It Is Suggested That An Alternate Route Through Sh77 And Route 72 Is Taken To Avoid Road Works
Update received: 14 Jan 2015 10:01
Expected resolution: Until further notice
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
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