Road Closures & Road Conditions

Gore District Road Closures

Whenever possible we will list upcoming road closures. Unless otherwise stated, please contact our Transport Manager Peter Standring, phone 203 0990, for more information if required.

River Street Closure

River Street, in Gore, will be closed to through traffic between the Medway Street/SH 1 roundabout and Mersey Street intersection from Saturday 27 May 2017 at 7.00am until Monday 29 May 2017 at 7.00pm. This will affect the southern heavy traffic bypass.

The closure is to allow KiwiRail to carry out essential repairs to the railway crossing.

Detours will be in place at the Medway Street/SH1 roundabout. Traffic will be detoured via Main Street and the northern heavy traffic bypass (Richmond Street) to Hokonui Drive, Waimea Street and Broughton Street.

Detour map [JPG, 665 KB]

052017 main st detour map V2

Gore District Road Conditions

There are no roads presently affected by weather-related events.

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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