Catlins Alternative Coastal Route

 

Road works and closures on the Catlins Alternative Coastal Route are listed in the table below. 

Please keep a look out for these and take care when travelling through work sites. 

Location

Road Works & Restrictions

Slope Point Road

Slope Point Road is closed beyond Weir Road as contractors work on the first stage of the Catlins Alternative Coastal Route sealing programme.

Slope Point Road

50km/hr temporary speed limits are in place (over parts of this road) for safety purposes with increased tourist numbers in the area.

Otara Haldane Road

Earthworks and drainage work are scheduled to begin on the Otara-Haldane road stretch of the Catlins Alternative Coastal Route on Monday 7 August 2017.

Drivers intending to use this road to travel to or from Curio Bay should expect short delays, and there will be intermittent road closures.

Road closures will be signposted and detour routes will be available via Tokanui. Drivers should allow for extra travel time.

Residents’ access will be maintained, but the 2.3km section of road from the existing end of seal to the Haldane-Tokanui intersection will be subject to traffic management with temporary speed limits in place during construction works.

For more information, contact: The Roading Company 03 235 8137

50km/hr temporary speed limits are in place (over parts of this road) for safety purposes with increased tourist numbers in the area.

Tokanui Haldane Road

50km/hr temporary speed limits are in place (over parts of this road) for safety purposes with increased tourist numbers in the area.

Haldane Curio Bay Road 

50km/hr temporary speed limits are in place (over parts of this road) for safety purposes with increased tourist numbers in the area.

 

The flyer below has some more information about the ongoing works. 

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