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


Important information for drivers.

Lower North Island

  • On the Kāpiti Coast, tree felling and culvert repairs will be carried out on Old State Highway 1 near Te Horo

Top of the South Island

  • Drivers heading through Motueka on State Highway 60/High Street can expect to see road closures from 16-27 June as the Tasman District Council carries out stormwater upgrades. Local road detours will be available. The northbound traffic detour is via King Edward Street, Queen Victoria Street, and along Whakarewa Street. Southbound traffic detour via Tudor Street to Thorp Street and along Old Wharf Road.

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 8 June).

View/download the planned state highway roadworks for the Lower North Island/Upper South Island [PDF, 347 KB]

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

Further details about regional state highway conditions and roadworks are also published on our website: