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SH18 motorway closures 21–25 August


The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures on SH18 for motorway improvements.

  • SH18 westbound to SH16 eastbound link closed 8pm – 6am on Sunday 21 – Monday 22 August
  • One westbound lane between Squadron Drive and Brigham Creek Road (including the Squadron Drive off-ramp) closed 9am – 4pm on Monday 22 – Wednesday 24 August
  • One eastbound lane between Brigham Creek Road and Squadron Drive (including the Squadron Drive on-ramp) closed 9am – 4pm on Wednesday 24 - Thursday 25 August

NZTA thanks you for your co-operation during this work. For more information call 0800 520 202.