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Road Information

Gisborne district local road information

State highways

State highways updates for SH2 south to Wairoa, SH 2 north to Opotiki and SH35 East Coast, see Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency

Check programmed works on local roads
Road closures for events are advertised on our public notices

Road Location Status Comments Expected Resolution Updated Photos
Bushy Knoll Road 4km-26km 3Closed to Heavy Vehicles Slips 03 Feb 2023 6:00pm 27 Jan 2023 2:35pm
Karakatuwhero Road Entire Road 1Closed 2x complete washouts. Detour available for residents only. 01 Mar 2023 12:00pm 16 Jan 2023 1:48pm
Waipiro Road Entire Road 3Closed to Heavy Vehicles Risk of truck rollovers 03 Feb 2023 12:00pm 27 Jan 2023 2:43pm
Matakaoa Road Entire Road 1Closed Drop out 31 Mar 2023 12:00pm 19 Jan 2023 4:25pm
Wharf Road - Hicks Bay From 4km 1Closed Slip 31 Mar 2023 12:00pm 19 Jan 2023 4:24pm
Tauwhareparae Road From 11km 1Closed Access to residents only - No heavy vehicles. School bus access up to the 19km. 20 Feb 2023 12:00pm 27 Jan 2023 1:35pm
Paparatu Road Entire Road 3Closed to Heavy Vehicles Dropouts 03 Feb 2023 6:00pm 27 Jan 2023 2:41pm
Whakarau Road From 25km 1Closed Dropouts, slips, trees 03 Feb 2023 6:00pm 27 Jan 2023 2:43pm
Waimata Valley Road From 23km 1Closed Dropout/Washout - Access to residents only 03 Feb 2023 6:00pm 27 Jan 2023 2:43pm
Arakihi Road 0km - 4km 3Closed to Heavy Vehicles Dropout **Residents only access to Kiore Road, Rangikohua & West Ho - Drive with caution** 01 Mar 2023 12:00pm 19 Jan 2023 11:57am
Ihungia Road Entire Road 1Closed Drop outs 13 Feb 2023 12:00pm 19 Jan 2023 8:49am
East Cape Road From 19km 1Closed Slips cleared 03 Feb 2023 12:00pm 27 Jan 2023 2:39pm
Newman Road Entire Road 3Closed to Heavy Vehicles Subsidence 03 Feb 2023 6:00pm 27 Jan 2023 2:41pm
Utting Road Entire Road 3Closed to Heavy Vehicles Slip, detritus 03 Feb 2023 6:00pm 27 Jan 2023 2:42pm
Whareponga Road Te Arai Bridge 7.7km 3Closed to Heavy Vehicles Bridge closed to vehicles over 3T. All other vehicles please use the ford crossing. 10 Feb 2023 5:00pm 26 Jan 2023 8:48am
Waikawa Road Entire Road 3Closed to Heavy Vehicles Dropout repaired for residents 01 Apr 2023 12:00pm 19 Jan 2023 11:32am
Matairau Road From 1km 1Closed Flooding and silt 03 Feb 2023 12:00pm 27 Jan 2023 2:40pm
Maraehara Road Entire road 1Closed Surface flooding, silt 03 Feb 2023 12:00pm 27 Jan 2023 2:39pm
Makaretu Road Entire Road 3Closed to Heavy Vehicles Detritus 03 Feb 2023 6:00pm 27 Jan 2023 2:40pm
Hokoroa Road From 13km 1Closed Slips and dropouts. Access to residents only - No heavy vehicles 03 Feb 2023 12:00pm 27 Jan 2023 2:39pm
Carlson Road From 2.4km 1Closed Bridge approach washed out 03 Feb 2023 12:00pm 27 Jan 2023 2:37pm
Puketiti Road Entire Road 3Closed to Heavy Vehicles Drop outs 03 Feb 2023 12:00pm 27 Jan 2023 2:41pm
Whareponga Road Entire Road 3Closed to Heavy Vehicles Please drive with caution 03 Feb 2023 12:00pm 26 Jan 2023 8:51am