Weather event road status final update

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Some roads in the eastern hill country have seen some effects of the recent heavy rain.

The affected roads as at 10.00am on Thursday 6 April 2017 are listed below. Contractors are aiming to have all roads open by 5pm this Friday.  The roads listed may have fallen trees, flooding, or slips. Caution should be taken while driving on these roads.  

A map of this road status update can be viewed HERE.

Road  Status 
 McBrides Bridge Closed
Upper Mangaehu Road Passable - Slips, tree down
Matau North Road Closed - Flooding
Junction Road Passable - Under slip, flooding
Mohakau Road Passable - Flooding
Mangaoapa Road Large slip, tree down
Douglas North Road Care required - Surface scouring
Mangawata Road Extreme care required - Passable - Large slip
Whitianga Road Closed - Large slip
Vera Road Closed
Mangare Road Passable
Prospect Road Passable - Slips, trees down
Putikituna Road Passable - Slips, trees down
Lower Kohuratahi Road Passable - Slips

Local road status details will continue to be updated on Council's website.

For updates on State Highways please visit NZTA website