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SH1 Auckland Harbour Bridge and Shelly Beach Road off-ramp

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The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for strengthening work on the Auckland Harbour Bridge (SH1).

The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for strengthening work on the Auckland Harbour Bridge (SH1).

The changes will be in place from Sunday 2 August until April 2010 while strengthening work is completed on the southbound box girder (clip-on):

  • SH1 Auckland Harbour Bridge southbound clip-on lanes (1 & 2) and Shelly Beach Road off-ramp closed to motorists Sunday – Thursday from approx. 8.30pm until 6am (and approx. 7pm to 9am some Saturday nights). Detour via Fanshawe Street off-ramp
  • Auckland Harbour Bridge southbound clip-on lanes and Shelly Beach Road off-ramp closed at all times to trucks weighing 13 tonnes and over. Detour via Fanshawe Street off-ramp
  • Trucks travelling southbound wider than 2.7m and weighing 13 tonnes and over, use Northwestern Motorway and Upper Harbour Highway Monday to Friday between 2.30pm – 8.30pm
  • Legal weight/non permit trucks travelling northbound wider than 2.7m, when bridge is in a 3 lane northbound layout, use lane 2
  • August – September northbound clip-on lanes (1 & 2) and Curran Street on-ramp also closed to motorists some evenings. Detour via Fanshawe Street on-ramp

Please follow signposted detours during closures. The NZTA thanks you for your co-operation during these essential improvements.

For more information please contact:

Ewart Barnsley
Auckland Media Manager
NZ Transport Agency
T   09 368 2142
M  027 213 7616

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