Road Closures


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Temporary roa​​d closures

Scroll down to view current and upcoming road closures. We apologise for any inconvenience caused by the following closures.​​

Filming Greenstone TV Limited

Date: Sunday 18 October 2020
Contingency date of Monday 19th October 2020
Time: 5pm to 1am
Pukuatua St 
From Tutanekai St to Amohia St

Date: Sunday 18 October 2020 
Contingency date of Monday 19 October 2020
Time: 2pm to 7pm
Road: Eruera St Alleyway Only 
From E‐Juice shop to back of Cyclezone.

Date: Monday 19 October 2020
Contingency date of Wednesday 21 October 2020
Time: 5pm to 1am Tuesday
Road: Hinemoa St ‐ Eruera St Alleyway Only
From Capers to Cotton On shops and out to Quest on Hinemoa St.

Date: Thursday 22 October 2020
Contingency date of Tuesday 27 or Thursday 29 October 2020
Time: 12pm to 9pm
Road: Longmile Rd 
From part way down to the end

Date: Sunday 25 October 2020 
Contingency date of Tuesday 27 or Thursday 29 October 2020
Time: 9am to 5pm
Road: Makitaunu St
From Tunohopu Rd to end Restricted access.

Date: Thursday 29 October 2020 
Time: 5pm to 7pm
​Road: Hamiora Pl 
STOP/GO traffic control 

​​Dalbeth Road - culvert replacement

Date: Tuesday 27 October to 8 December 2020 
Time: all day 

Road: Dalbeth Road (0.5km from State Highway 5 end) full closure in place while work is carried out to replace a culvert. Motorists will need ​to access Dalbeth Road from either end (State Highway 5 or State Highway 36). 

​Tarewa Road, Tuara Place, Tarewa Place and
Kuirau Street - 
Rotorua Sanitarium Weet-bix Kids Tryathlon

Date: Sunday 29 November 2020
Time: 6am to 2pm

Roads: Tarewa RoadFrom Tarewa Place to Kuirau Street including prohibiting access to Tuara Place.
Tarewa PlaceFull length.
Kuirau StreetFull length, No access into Kuirau park from Ranolf Street.​

​Tarawera Road​ - Forest Hub

Work at the Forest Hub will result in some Traffic control ​on Tarawera Road by the Black House.
Travellers may experience slight delays. ​We apologise for any inconvenience​ caused.

​​Oruawhata Drive - Lakefront Development

Oruawhata Drive is now closed at Memorial Drive.

And no exit is available for vehicles entering from Government Gardens

There are limited turning areas available and NO large vehicles should enter.​​​​​​​

Proposed road closure​​​

Under the Local Government Act 1974 schedule 10 Council is required to give notice of proposed road closure at least 42 days prior to the proposed closure.

Any person objecting to a proposed closure is called upon to lodge notice of their objection and grounds thereof. Any objection shall be in writing and be received no later than 4 pm, at least 29 days before the road closure.​

Should a decision to close the road(s) named above be confirmed a Public Notice shall be given.

Any objections are to be lodged in writing to either:

Rotorua Lakes Council,
Private Bag 3029,
Rotorua 3046
Attention: Road Corridor Manager
Rotorua Lakes Council
1061 Haupapa Street
Rotorua 3010
Attention: Road Corridor Manager

Page reviewed: 22 Oct 2020 1:41pm