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Temporary road closures  
Canada Street - Morrinsville

We will be close the following road below on Saturday 10 February 2024 7am – 12.30am. This will allow the Yankee Haulers to conduct the 2024 Motorama event.

  • Canada Street, at the intersections of Thames St & Anderson St. Access from Flex Fitness and Presbyterian Church to Canada St closed.
Road works
Watch this space for updates on road works in our district.


Proposed temporary road closures

Watch this space for updates on proposed road closures in our district.


From our partners
SH27 Waharoa

NZTA Waka Kotahi are undertaking safety improvements in Waharoa. This includes upgrading and repainting the existing median islands and kerbs, adding new pavement marking and improving signage on State Highway 

Work is expected to get underway from Monday 19 February and take up to 6 weeks. This will include the following streets:

  • State Highway 27 – open to traffic via stop/go.
  • Walker Street – access to/from SH27 closed from Monday 19 February until Friday 8 
  • March.
  • Pitt Street – access to/from SH27 is closed from Monday 19 February until Friday 29 
  • March.

 Access to the SH27 will be via Mowbray Road. For more information visit


SH24 Matamata

NZTA Waka Kotahi have advised SH24 will have weekday closures 6am - 7pm from Monday 15 Jan - Friday 26 January 2024 between Stopford Rd and Te Poi Rd, due to rehabilitation works. SH24 will be open each night (unsealed) and during the weekend with temporary speed limits in place.

Detour route:

  • Westbound (towards Matamata): Continue on SH29 - Right onto Te Poi Road - Continue onto SH24.
  • Eastbound (approaching via Tauranga Road/SH24 from SH27) SH24: Continue on Te Poi Road - Left onto SH29.
  • Nights and weekends: SH24 - road will be unsealed and under temporary speed limits.


SH29 Kaimai Ranges

NZTA Waka Kotahi have advised SH29 over the Kaimai Ranges will be closed overnight (8pm - 4.30pm) from Sunday 25 February till Thursday 29 February (opening the morning of Friday 1 March) to conduct road surface repairs. The closure points in our district are at the intersections of SH29 and SH24 as well as of SH29 and SH28 in the area circled below. Please avoid using this route overnight for the period of works and plan an alternate route.