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Thursday 7 July 2022

Below is a high-level update of the programme of works and road access in the recovery area. The timeframes are an indication only and are subject to bad weather and other events beyond our control, including delays caused by any COVID-19 restrictions.

Access is subject to ongoing change.

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High level programme of works and road access at 7 July 2022

Note: Heavy Commercial Vehicle = HCV

Road access definitions

Road

From

To

Current status

Public Access

Completion timeframes

Queen Charlotte Drive

Havelock

Picton

Public Access

Total vehicle length up to 12.6m, all vehicles

An Overlength Vehicle Permit is required above 12.6m.

Public Access currently in place

 

Q1 2023

Kenepuru Road

Linkwater

RP 0.00

Moetapu Rd

RP 4.784

Public Access

Towing allowed. Combined vehicle weight under 12t and width up to 2.5m.

Vehicles over these limits must apply for a Restricted Access Pass.

Public Access currently in place

 

Q2 2023

Kenepuru Road

Moetapu Rd

RP 4.784

Willow Bay

RP 8.966

Public Access

Towing allowed. Combined vehicle weight under 12t and width up to 2.5m.

Vehicles over these limits must apply for a Restricted Access Pass.

Public Access currently in place, with weekday, daytime access restrictions

 

Q2 2023

Kenepuru Road

Willow Bay

RP 8.966

Mahau Road

RP 13.247

Public Access

Towing allowed. Combined vehicle weight under 12t and width up to 2.5m.

Vehicles over these limits must apply for a Restricted Access Pass.

Public Access currently in place, with weekday, daytime access restrictions

 

Q2 2023

Kenepuru Road

Mahau Rd

RP 13.247

”The Rock”

RP 19.660

Public Access

Towing allowed. Combined vehicle weight under 12t and width up to 2.5m.

Vehicles over these limits must apply for a Restricted Access Pass.

Public Access currently in place, with weekday, daytime access restrictions

 

Q2 2023

Kenepuru Road

‘The Rock’

RP 19.660

 

Watertank slip

RP 20.500

Public Access

Towing allowed. Combined vehicle weight under 12t and width up to 2.5m.

Vehicles over these limits must apply for a Restricted Access Pass.

Public Access currently in place, with weekday, daytime access restrictions.

 

Q2 2023

Kenepuru Road

Watertank slip

RP 20.500

Torea Bay Rd

RP 28.600

Restricted Public Access

Combined vehicle length up to 8m, combined weight under 12t and width up to 2.5m.

Vehicles over these limits must apply for a Restricted Access Pass.

 

 

Q2 2023

Kenepuru Road

 

 

Torea Bay Rd

RP 28.600

Portage Heights

RP 29.800

Restricted Public Access

Combined vehicle weight under 12t and width up to 2.5m.

Vehicles over these limits must apply for a Restricted Access Pass.

 

 

Q2 2023

Kenepuru Road

Portage Heights

RP 29.800

Sandy Bay

RP 38.166

Public Access

Public Access currently in place

Q1 2023

Kenepuru Road

 

 

Sandy Bay

RP 38.166

Kenepuru Heads

RP 42.519

Public Access

Public Access currently in place

 

Q1 2023

Outer Sounds

 

All Roads

Public Access

Public Access currently in place

Q1 2023

Mahau Road

 

 

Public Access

Public Access currently in place.

Q4 2022

Moetapu Bay Road

 

 

Public Access

Public access currently in place.

Q4 2022

Te Mahia Rd

 

 

Public Access

Public Access currently in place.

Q4 2022

Torea Bay Rd

 

 

Restricted Public Access

Combined vehicle length up to 8m, combined weight under 12t and width up to 2.5m.

Vehicles over these limits must apply for a Restricted Access Pass.

 

Q4 2022

Pelorus / Kaiuma Bay Rd

Te Hoiere Bay Bridge

Kaiuma Bay

Public access

Public Access currently in place

Q3 2022

Waihopai Valley Rd

 

 

Public Access

Public Access currently in place

Q3 2023

Northbank

 

 

Public Access

 

Public Access currently in place

Q3 2022

Awatere Valley Rd

And side Roads

 

Controlled Access

24hr notice for HCV movements

Resident and essential service access only with weekday, daytime access restrictions

 

Q4 2022

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