Road Closures

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​​​​​​​​​​Temporary roa​​d closures

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

​Tarawera Road​

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.​​

Pukaki Street - Road works

Lane Closure (Lakeside only) between Hinemaru and Fenton Streets.

For periods of time – as required until February 2020.
 See map of planned works here

​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.​

​70.3 Ironman Taupo - ​​​​​​Broadlands, Vaille, Homestead and Halcrow Roads 

Date: Saturday 7 December 2019
Time: 6am to 1pm.
Roads: 
Broadlands Road - FROM TAUPO BOUNDARY TO REPOROA ROUNDABOUT
all side roads onto Broadlands will also be closed.

Time: 6am to 11am
Roads: 
Vaille Road – FROM BROADLANDS TO HALCROW RD
Halcrow Road – FROM VAILLE TO HOMESTEAD RD
Homestead Road – FROM HALCROW TO BROADLANDS RD​

​Weetbix Kids Tryathlon - Tarewa Road, Tarewa Place, Tuara Place and Kuirau Street

​​Date: Sunday 1 December 2019
Time: 6am to 1pm
Roads: 
Tarewa Road - Full length from corner of Pukuatua St to Just after Shops 
Tarewa Place - Full length
Tuara Place -  Full length
Kuirau Street - Full length

​Christmas Parade - ​Hinemaru Streets, Hinemoa Streets, Queens Drive and Hatupatu Drive

​Date: Saturday 30 November 2019
Time: 7am to 2pm.
Roads:
Queens Drive - From Hinemaru Road – Full Length (past EEC)
Oruawhata Drive – From Queens Drive to Hatupatu Drive - Front of Museum
Hinemaru Street – From Hinemoa Street to Queens Drive


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 shall be received by 4 pm on the specified date of 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

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Page reviewed: 18 Nov 2019 10:30am