Road Closures

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2019-11-15T14:06:00 Pacific/Auckland

On this page you will find details of upcoming and proposed road closures.

ROAD CLOSURE/S - CURRENT AND UPCOMING

Flood Barrier Exercise- Preston Road - Friday 22 November 2019

Preston Road will be closed at the Preston Road bridge on Friday 22 November 2019 from 9am to 1pm for the purpose of a trial flood barrier exercise.

Access to the following businesses affected will be: Greymouth Nursery, Alan Devine Engineering, Aratuna Freighters, Total Glass, Gordon Handy Machinery Ltd, SPCA, BNT Automotives and Corys Electrical via Boundary Street. Quality Machining Limited, Sandvik New Zealand Limited, R & N Trading, John Pfeifer Panelbeating and Cable Price via Raleigh Street.

Council apologies to any inconvenience this may cause to motorists and pedestrians.

Tainui Street - Sunday 24 November 2019

Tainui Street from Mackay Street to Tainui Street roundabout will be closed on Sunday 24 November from 6am to 6pm to allow for contractors to demolish Revington's Hotel and Waitaki House buildings. Council apologises for any inconvenience caused by this closure.

Crooked River No. 2 Bridge - speed restriction

A 10 km/hr speed limit is in place on the Crooked River No. 2 Bridge on Lake Brunner Road while we investigate options for needed repairs. This will remain in place until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Ride the Wilderness Trail - Saturday 16 November 2019

Streets to be closed
Aerodrome Road Blaketown
Date of Closure
Saturday 16 November 2019
Time of Closure
6am to 6pm
Map of Closure (PDF 264KB)

Loud Mouth Performing Arts Festival - Saturday 23 November 2019

Streets to be closed
Tainui Street from Mawhera Quay to Mackay Street and Mawhera Quay area between the Town Square and Clock Tower.

Date of Closure
Saturday 23 November 2019

Time of Closure
9am until 11pm
Map of Closure (PDF,3MB)

Paparoa Track opening event - Thursday 28 November to Sunday 1 December 2019

Streets to be closed
From 23 Hart Street North to 9 Hilton Street and along Wilson Street to the corner of Clifford Street

Date of Closure
Thursday 28 November to 1 December 2019

Time of Closure
12pm to 12pm
Map of Closure ( PDF 508KB)

Croesus Road - closed until 29 November 2019

Croesus Road from Roa Road will be closed from Tuesday 14 May until Friday 29 November 2019 to allow for the upgrade of the road.

Jellyman Park carpark - closed until further notice

Jellyman Park carpark is closed until further notice due to damage incurred from high seas. We're sorry for any inconvenience.

Marsden Road, Aorangi - speed limit for heavy vehicles

A speed limit of 10km/hr will apply for heavy vehicles crossing the Mulligans Creek culvert from Wednesday 20 February 2019 until further notice. This is pending repairs to the culvert which will be carried out as soon as possible.

Pursuant to the Tenth Schedule of the Local Government Act 1974, notice is hereby given that the Grey District Council will close the following streets to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period indicated hereunder:

Town Square Events 2019

Street to be closed: Tainui Street from Mackay Street to Mawhera Quay

Dates to be closed: the following dates were approved as a bulk road closure - some of these dates may or may not be utilised and this table will be updated as events and dates are confirmed. Dates outside of the bulk approval and which were advertised separately are included here and are marked with an *.

JanuaryFriday 25 January - road closed from 3pm to 8pm
Saturday 26 January - no road closure required on this date
FebruarySunday 3 February - no road closure required on this date
Saturday 9 February - no road closure required on this date
Sunday 17 February - road closed from 2pm to 8pm
Saturday 23 February - no road closure required on this date
MarchSaturday 2 March - no closure required on this date
Friday 8 March - no closure required on this date
Saturday 16 March - no closure required on this date
Sunday 17 March - no closure required on this date
Saturday 30 March - road closed from 1.30pm to 7.30pm (Town Square Market)
AprilFriday 5 April - road closed from 4pm to 8.30pm (Town Square Market)
Saturday 13 April
Monday 22 April - road closed from 1.30pm to 6.30pm (Easter Extravaganza)
Thursday 25 April - road closed from 12 noon to 4.30pm (Town Square Market)
MaySunday 12 - proposed road closure cancelled
SeptemberSunday 22 September - no road closure required on this date
Saturday 28 September- proposed road closure cancelled.
Sunday 29 September - no road closure required on this date
OctoberFriday 4 - no road closure required on this date
Saturday 12 - no road closure required on this date
Sunday 20 - no road closure required on this date
Friday 25 - no road closure required on this date
Saturday 26 October - road closed from 10.30am to 4.30pm (Town Square Market)*
NovemberTuesday 19, Wednesday 20, Thursday 21, Friday 22,
Saturday 23 November - road closed 9.00am to 11.00pm ( Loud Mouth Performing Arts Festival)
DecemberSaturday 7, Friday 20, Sunday 22

Map of closure (PDF 906KB)

PROPOSED ROAD CLOSURE/S

Pursuant to the Tenth Schedule of the Local Government Act 1974, notice is hereby given that the Grey District Council proposes to close the following streets to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period indicated hereunder:

NZME Community Christmas Carnival

Christmas Concert - Friday 6 December 2019

Streets to be closed
Town Square, Tainui Street from Mackay Street to Mawhera Quay

Date of Closure
Friday 6 December 2019

Time of Closure
3pm to 9pm

Christmas Parade and Go Cart Derby - Saturday 7 December 2019

Streets to be closed

  • Johnston Street
  • Gresson Street from Johnston Street to Boundary Street
  • Richmond Quay
  • Boundary Street from Johnston Street to Mawhera Quay
  • Mawhera Quay from Boundary Street to Mackay Street
  • Mackay Street
  • Mackay Street to Gresson Street including the roundabout
  • Albert Street from Mawhera Quay to Guinness Street
  • Tainui Street from Mackay to Mawhera Quay
  • Waite Street, Werita Street, and Custom Street

Date of closure
Saturday 7 December

Time of closure
9am - 4pm
Any person objecting to the proposal is called upon to lodge notice of his/her objection and grounds thereof in writing before Monday 18 November 2019 at the office of the Grey District Council, 105 Tainui Street (PO Box 382) Greymouth. A map is also available for viewing.

Westland Car Club Rally - Saturday 7 December 2019

Streets to be closed
South of 328 Marsden Road continuing south approx. 6km on Marsden Road.

Date of closure
Saturday 7 December 2019

Time of closure
8am to 5pm

Any person objecting to the proposal is called upon to lodge notice of his/her objection and grounds thereof in writing before Tuesday 3 December 2019 at 12.00 noon, at the office of the Grey District Council, 105 Tainui Street (PO Box 382) Greymouth.
Maps are also available for viewing on our website or at Council office.
Map of Closure (PDF, 633KB)
Map of Closure finish area (PDF, 683KB)

Christmas Market - Sunday 8 December 2019

Streets to be closed

  • Mackay Street from Tainui Street to Boundary Street
  • Tainui Street from Mackay Street to Mawhera Quay

Date of closure
Sunday 8 December 2019

Time of closure
6.30am to 3pm
Any person objecting to the proposal is called upon to lodge notice of his/her objection and grounds thereof in writing before Monday 18 November 2019 at the office of the Grey District Council, 105 Tainui Street (PO Box 382) Greymouth.
Maps are also available for viewing on our website or at Council office.

Map of closure Christmas Concert (PDF, 3MB)
Map of closure Christmas Parade (PDF,7MB)
Map of closure Christmas Market ( PDF, 5MB)

New Year's Eve Event - Tuesday 31 December 2019

Streets to be closed
Tainui Shared Street - Town Square

Date of closure
Tuesday 31 December 2019

Time of closure
6pm to 2am
Any person objecting to the proposal is called upon to lodge notice of his/her objection and grounds thereof in writing before Wednesday 18 December 2019 at 12 noon at the office of the Grey District Council, 105 Tainui Street (PO Box 382) Greymouth. A map is also available for viewing.
Map of closure (PDF,323KB)

Waitangi Day Picnic - Thursday 6 February 2020

Streets to be closed
Brunner Street, Cowper Street from Franklin to Brunner Street and Turumaha Street from Brunner Street to ANZAC Park.

Date of closure
Thursday 6 February

Time of Closure
8am to 4pm

Any person objecting to the proposal is called upon to lodge notice of his/her objection and grounds thereof in writing before Monday 6 January 2020 at the office of the grey District Council, 105 Tainui Street (PO Box 382) Greymouth. A map is also available for viewing.
Map of closure (PDF,549KB)

CJMS Events "Gold Trail" Bike Race - Saturday 8 February 2020

Streets to be closed
Ahau Street from Ana Street to Kehu Street, Moana

Date of closure
Saturday 8 February 2020

Time of closure
6am to 3pm

Any person objecting to the proposal is called upon to lodge notice of his/her objection and grounds thereof in writing before Wednesday 18 December 2019 at the office of the Grey District Council, 105 Tainui Street (PO Box 382) Greymouth. A map is also available for viewing.
Map of closure Trail Bike Race (PDF,12MB)

Town Square Events 2020

Street to be closed: Tainui Street from Mackay Street to Mawhera Quay

Dates to be closed:

Times of closures will be uploaded here as they are confirmed.

JanuarySaturday 18, Sunday 19,Saturday 25, Friday 31January
FebruaryFriday 14, Sunday 16, Sunday 23, Saturday 29 February
MarchFriday 13, Saturday 14, Sunday 22, Friday 27 March
AprilSaturday 4 , Monday 13, Saturday 25, Sunday 26 April
MaySunday 10 May
JuneMonday 1, Friday 26, Saturday 27 June
SeptemberSunday 6, Sunday 13 September
OctoberSaturday 24 October
NovemberSunday 8, Friday 20, Saturday 21, Sunday 29 November
DecemberFriday 11, Saturday 12, Sunday 13, Thursday 31 December

Map of closure (PDF 906KB)
Any person objecting to the proposal is called upon to lodge notice of his/her objection and grounds thereof in writing before Wednesday 4 December 2019 by 5pm at the office of the Grey District Council, 105 Tainui Street (PO Box 382) Greymouth.

STATE HIGHWAYS

Council does not look after State Highways - there are the responsibility of the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA).

You can find up-to-date information on any closures etc on the NZTA website: http://www.journeys.nzta.govt.nz/traffic/regions/1...

Page reviewed: 15 Nov 2019 2:06pm