Tuesday 20 February 2018 8:12pm

Cyclone Gita - Update 002 A state of emergency has been declared in the Nelson Tasman region following the significant continuing impact from Cyclone Gita. Tasman District Council Mayor Richard Kempthorne signed the declaration at 7:20 pm. Further flooding in Takaka likely:Following significa...

State of Emergency Declared in Nelson Tasman

Cyclone Gita Information

We'll be posting regular updates on Cyclone Gita for Tasman residents. Civil Defence Centres are open in Motueka, Takaka, Marahau and Nelson.

Read the latest storm update

Road Closures for Events

Monday 22 January 2018

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 & Time of Road ClosureDate Objections Close
Anzac Day Parades  

Richmond -

Queen Street, from Sundial Sqaure to Cambridge Street, 10.30am to 11.00am; Cambridge Street, from Queen Street to Oxford Street, 10.15am to 12.30pm; Oxford Street, from Wensley Road to Gladstone Road, 10.15am to 12.30pm.

Wakefield -

Whitby Way - from Edward Street to the car park entrance, 9.00am to 11.00am

Mapua -

Aranui Road, from Higgs Road to the tennis courts, 10.30am to 11.00am

Takaka -

Commercial Street, from Motupipi Street to Meihana Street, 8.30am to 10.30am

Wednesday 25 April 2018

Wednesday 28 March 2018
Nelson Drag Racing Association Drag racing Queen Victoria Street (from King Edward Street to Green Lane)

Saturday 31 March 2018, 7.30am to 4.00pm.

Rain date - Sunday 1 April 2018, 7.30am to 4.00pm

Friday 2 March 2018
National Advanced Drivers School Limited Defensive Driver Training Marchwood Park Road, Motueka (Full length of road)

Monday 26 March 2018, 10.00am to 3.00pm

Tuesday 27 March 2018, 10.00am to 3.00pm

Wednesday 28 March 2018, 10.00am to 3.00pm

Monday 26 February 2018

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: info@tasman.govt.nz

Finalised Road Closures

 

ApplicantEventLocation of Road ClosureDate & Time of Road Closure

Nelson Drag Racing Association

Drag racing

Queen Victoria Street (from King Edward Street to Green Lane)

Saturday 24 February 2018, 7.30am to 4.00pm

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.)

Tuesday 6 February 2018 to Friday 15 June 2018, 24 hours

 

Richmond Anzac Day Parade –

Queen Street – from Sundial Square to Cambridge Street, 10.30am to 11.00am

Cambridge Street – from Queen Street to Oxford Street, 10.15am to 12.30pm

Oxford Street - from Wensley Road to Gladstone Road (SH6), 10.15am to 12.30pm