Road Closures & Road Conditions

Gore District Road Closures


Charlton Road - 28 March

Charlton Road will be closed from 9.00am to 5.00pm on Thursday 28 March from Rapid #162 to #174. The closure is to allow for replacement Transformers to be transported to and installed at the Charlton Road substation.

Road detours available: 

  • Eastbound Traffic: Waimumu Road – Bowmar Road – Charlton Siding Road – SH1
  • Westbound Traffic: Racecourse Road – SH1


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

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