Road Closures & Road Conditions

Gore District Road Closures

Main Street Closure

Gore's Main Street will be closed on Sunday 10 December, from 11.00am to 1.00pm for the Santa Parade. It will be closed from the Hokonui Drive (SH94) roundabout to the Hyde St/Crombie St intersection. Detour is available via the heavy traffic bypasses.

MacGibbon Road - Gore

MacGibbon Road is closed, between the intersection with Mountain Road and State Highway 1, starting Wednesday 28 June. This is to allow contractors lay utilities infrastructure from the Mataura Valley Milk plant, at McNab just north east of Gore, into the town. 

River Street - Gore

River Street will be closed between Bury Street and Blue Sky Meats from 22 to 24 August. It will reopen for one week, then close again on 1 September. It is expected to reopen sometime in December. The closures are to allow contractors to lay utilities infrastructure from the Mataura Valley Milk plant. 

Whenever possible we will list upcoming road closures. Unless otherwise stated please contact our Transport Manager Peter Standring, phone 209 0330, for more information if required.

Gore District Road Conditions

All roads in the Gore District are open.

For updates on local roads check out our Facebook page

For updates on state highways in the South Island go to the New Zealand Transport Agency website.

For road condition updates throughout New Zealand, check out the Facebook page Road LERT Info.

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