State Highway 6 from Haast to Makarora has re-opened in the last hour and will remain open until 9pm. The road will be closed overnight, re-opening at 6am.
State Highway 73 from Cass to Arthur’s Pass will remain open overnight but will be limited to single-lane traffic with speed restrictions. Contractors will be on-site overnight.
Motorists are advised to check the NZTA website - www.nzta.govt.nz(external link) - or phone 0800 4 HIGHWAYS for the most up-to-date road and latest traffic information.
For more information please contact:
Media Manager - Christchurch
T 64 3 964 2885
M 021 427 442
F 64 3 964 2793