Schedule Road Closures
Kaikoura State Highway 1 south open/closed schedule includes a five day closure for work to be completed for the end of the year
State Highway 1 (SH1), South of Kaikoura between Peketa and Goose Bay is currently closed, the road will open again 7 am on Saturday 25 November.
The next five-day work week, the highway will close on Sunday night, 26 November at 8pm and remain closed until Saturday 2 December at 7am:
From Saturday 2 December State Highway 1 (SH1), South of Kaikoura between Peketa and Goose Bay will typically be open on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays from 7 am to 8 pm and closed to traffic on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, is expected to continue until Friday 15 December when the road will reopen during the day (exact timing to be confirmed.
From Saturday 16 December State Highway 1 between Peketa and Goose Bay and Mangamaunu to Clarence from 7 am to 8:30 pm daily and closed overnight.
“The NCTIR crews understand that these extended closures are not ideal for local residents but are determined to have the highway completed for 15 December, for everyone’s benefit,” says Tresca Forrester, NCTIR Journey Manager.