UPDATE Roadworks update SH1 Maungatautari & Karapiro Dam Road closure

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Karapiro Dam Road now only closed for one day during Sprint Nationals. This will affect people travelling to the Waka Ama Sprint Nationals so plan your route and journey time carefully.

Roadworks update SH1 Maungatautari - Pavement resurfacing activities January 2021

Just a heads up for those travelling from Tauranga & Rotorua to Sprint Nationals, there will some roadworks on SH1 just north of the Maungatautari Road turnoff.   Waka Kotahi are encouraging people travelling to the event to allow additional time for their journey or consider an alternative route.  You can find further travel information on the website at the following link: http://www.journeys.nzta.govt.nz/traffic. 

The Karapiro Dam Road will be closed for Intake Stop Log work on the revised dates:

Monday 18th January 9:00am – 2:00pm - this is now the only day the Dam Road will closed during the Waka Ama Sprint Nationals. 

 

Monday 25th January – Friday 29th January

Tuesday 2nd February – Friday 5th February

Tuesday 9th February – Friday 12th February

Monday 15th February – Friday 19th February

Monday 22nd February (to be used as a contingency day)

From 7:30am to 6:00pm daily

From 7:30am to 6:00pm daily


There will be no access across the dam during this time.

This will affect people travelling to the Waka Ama Sprint Nationals so plan your route and journey time carefully.

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