Road Closures for Events

Monday 20 February 2017

This page lists temporary road closures and tells you how to make an objection to a proposed closure.

Proposed Road Closures

ApplicantEventLocation of Road ClosureDate of Road ClosureDate Objections Close

Nelson Car Club

Dry Weather Road Rally Sprint

Tadmor-Glenhope Road (4.3km from the intersection with SH6 to
2.7km south from the intersection with Tui and Kereru Roads)


2 April 2017, 9.00am to 7.00pm


5 March 2017

Road Safety Community demonstrations

Stopping Distance demonstrations

Fairfax Street, Murchison - Monday 3 April 2017

From number 28 Fairfax Street to the end of the road

(by the Police Station), 9.10am – 10.55am


Greenhill Road, Ngatimoti - Monday 3 April 2017

From its intersection with Motueka Valley Highway to number 22 Greenhill Road,

1.40pm – 2.55pm


Wadsworth Street, Takaka - Tuesday 4 April 2017

From number 5 Wadsworth Street to its intersection with Boundary Road,

9.10am – 10.55am


Grey Street, Motueka - Tuesday 4 April 2017

From its intersection with Whakarewa Street to number 24 Grey Street, 1.25pm – 2.50pm


Starveall Street, Brightwater - Wednesday 5 April 2017

From Lord Rutherford Road North to Laura Lane,

9.10am – 11.40am


Aniseed Valley Road - Wednesday 5 April 2017

From the intersection with Paton Road to number 134 Aniseed Valley Road,

1.05pm – 2.50pm


Goddard Road, Tasman - Thursday 6 April 2017

From number 5 to number 33 Gooddard Road,

9.10am – 11.00am


School Road, Lower Moutere - Thursday 6 April 2017

From its intersection with Main Road Lower Moutere to number 37 School Road, 1.25pm – 2.50pm


Church Street, Richmond - Friday 7 April 2017

From its intersection with Gladstone Road (SH6) to its intersection with Dorset Street, 9.15am – 11.50am


Iwa Street, Mapua - Friday

7 April 2017

From number 59 Iwa Street to the dead part of the road, 1.25pm – 2.50pm



3 April 2017 to Friday

7 April 2017



6 March 2017

How to Make an Objection

If you would like to object, just write to us. Please include the applicant name and the date of the event and your reasons for objecting.

  • 189 Queen Street, Private Bag 4, Richmond, Nelson 7050
  • Phone 03 543 8400
  • Fax 03 543 9524
  • Email:

Finalised Road Closures

ApplicantEventLocation of Road ClosureDate of Road Closure

Nelson Drag Racing Association

Drag racing

Queen Victoria Street, from King Edward Street to Green Lane


4 March 2017, 7.30am to 4.00pm

Richmond Unlimited

Sprig & Fern Summer Harvest Fare 2017 Croucher Street & Sundial Square car park Friday

17 March 2017, 2.00pm to 12.00 midnight

National Advanced Drivers School

Driver training Marchwood Park Road, from the intersection with

Queen Victoria Street to the park gates

20, 21, 22, 29, 30, 31 March 2017,

10.00am - 11.00am, 12.00pm - 1.00pm & 2.30pm - 3.30pm on each date

Anzac Day Parades

Anzac Day Parades

Queen Street, Richmond (Croucher Street to Cambridge Street) 10.30am to 11.00am.


Oxford Street, Richmond (Gladstone Road to Wensley Road) 10.15am to 12.30pm.


Aranui Road, Mapua (Higgs Road to the tennis courts) 10.30am to 11.00am.


Whitby Way, Wakefield (from Edward Street to the Village Hall) 9.00am to 12.00pm.


25 April 2017

Hawkins Infrastructure (NZ) Ltd and Tasman District Council

Contract 967 - Richmond Queen Street Infrastructure

Queen Street, Richmond

(There will be various closures during this project. Please check this website for information as the project progresses.)


7 February 2017

to 2 December 2017