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Area Warning: SH 1 Blenheim to Seddon (Weld Pass)

Caution: Area Warning

SH 1 Blenheim to Seddon (Weld Pass)


Detour route
Detour via Murchison and the Lewis Pass. Please note this detour will add up to 2 hours to your journey time.
22 Jan 2023 8:00pm
3 Feb 2023 6:00am
Expected resolution
3 Feb 2023 6:00am
Last updated
31 Jan 2023 6:00am
Due to works, the road will be closed in both directions on Sunday 22nd January to Friday 27th January and Sunday 29th January to Thursday 2nd February nights between 8pm and 6am. The road will reopen at 12am to allow queued traffic through the site. Plan your journey accordingly. Please note these works are dependent on various factors and may be postponed or extended at short notice and only vehicles queued at the closure point at 12am will be allowed through the site.