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Current roadworks

Below is a list of road closures in our district. There is also a list of roads with roadworks taking place still open, but under traffic management. Please phone 0800 492 452 to report any road issues which aren't included on this list.

For information on State Highways please check out Waka Kotahi's Journey Planner.

Last updated: 22 April 2024.

ANZAC Day parade closures - Thursday 25 April

  • Bow Street, Raglan
  • Jesmond Street to The Point, Ngaaruawaahia
  • Mahi Road, Te Kauwhata
  • Market Street, Pookeno
  • George Street, Tuakau

Hampton Downs

  • Hampton Downs on and off ramps, CLOSED - 5-12 May, 7pm-6am - Now that the Waikato Expressway resealing is complete (Rangiriri to Te Kauwhata), work will start to  re-seal the on and off ramps. There will be periods of ramp closure and detours.


  • Horotiu Road at Park Road intersection, CLOSED – ongoing to July/August 2024. Construction for new road alignment.
  • River Road / Lake Road intersection, TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT IN PLACE – Work starting 26 April. new roundabout construction.


  • Porritt Avenue, between Rotowaro Road and Mary Street. CLOSED - 29 April-10 May, daytime only. Detours will be in place. new kerb and footpath installation. 


  • Great South Road, Ngaaruawaahia, SOUTHBOUND LANE CLOSED between Kelm Road and River Road – ongoing until August. Wastewater pipe installation.
  • Old Taupiri Road, Ngaaruawaahia, at Festival Way. CLOSED – 15 to 26 April – New stormwater pipe installation.


  • 66 Wairamarama-Onewhero Road,  STOP/GO IN PLACE  – 29 April to end of June – Slip repair.
  • 239 Onewhero-Tuakau Bridge Road, STOP/GO IN PLACE – 22 April to end of June – Slip repair.


  • Main Road, CLOSED - Nightworks, 8pm-6am, week of 6 May. Detours will be in place.
  • Pioneer Road, Pookeno, INTERSECTION CLOSED, SH1 at the Pookeno end - 18 March to 7 June. Traffic will need to use Mercer end of Pioneer road. Slip removal on SH1. 
  • Munro Road, Pookeno, between Huia Road intersection and Pookeno Road, CLOSED - Start delayed to mid-April. Culvert repair and road improvement. 
  • Great South Road, PookenoNORTHBOUND LANE CLOSED from Wellington Street to Ford Street – Started and continuing to July/August. Pookeno main street upgrade.


    • George Street, rail crossing, Tuakau, CLOSED - 1-2 June for night works, 6pm to 6am traffic detoured over the Park Ave bridge.
    • Harrisville Road (Between Buckville Road and Logan Road), CLOSED - 8 to 26 April. Full rehab.

        Keeping safe around roadworks

        Everyday our workers are out making the roads safer. And everyone can help keep them safe.

        When you see a roadworks sign, always slow down and be ready to stop.