Reminder of upcoming three day closure north of Kaikōura, 6 to 8 August


Drivers on the Picton to Christchurch route will need to use the Lewis Pass highway.

In order to stabilise a rock face north of Kaikōura at Ōhau Point, the NZ Transport Agency has scheduled a three day, daytime closure from Monday 6 August to Wednesday 8 August.

State Highway 1 between Clarence and Mangamaunu will be closed each day from 8am to 4pm.

During this time any people travelling between Picton and Christchurch will need to take the Lewis Pass/ Murchison route.

Please see details in the following media release link)