Lower North Island/Upper South Island - planned state highway roadworks


Important information for drivers.

Lower North Island:

  • People heading to Martinborough on Saturday can expect a closure on State Highway 53 as the town holds its annual fair. State Highway 53 will be closed between Ohio Street and Memorial Square from 5 am to 6.30 pm. Please plan your travel accordingly.

Top of the South Island:

The details below outline the main planned state highway roadworks occurring in the greater Wellington region and the top of the South Island over the coming week (from Saturday, 2 March). Further details about regional state highway conditions and roadworks are also published on our website:

NOTE: Roadworks are dependent on weather and other factors. Bad weather can see work postponed to the next suitable night in the works programme.

View/download the planned state highway roadworks for the Lower North Island/Upper South Island [PDF, 357 KB]