Road, Bridge & Water Notices

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Road​​​ Clo​su​​r​es (updated 20/2/20)

Please do NOT drive down the closed roads listed below. They may look fine, but be badly damaged and are a danger to use. Road users need to be aware that any damage done to their vehicles on closed roads is not covered by insurance. 

​​These roads remain closed:​

  • Burning Plain Road
  • King Road
  • Winslade Road​
  • River Bank Road (this was closed before the flood)
Open but 4 wheel drive recommended:
  • ​Chapman Road
  • Pomahaka River Road
  • Koi Flat Road
  • Ross Road​

Temporary Ro​ad​​​ Closures

Sport Clutha’s Primary School Duathlon

PURSUANT to the Local Government Act 1974, Schedule 10 (clause 11), Notice is given that the Clutha District Council, for the purpose of a Sport Clutha’s Primary School Duathlonproposes to close the following roads to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period indicated hereunder. 

DATE:  2 April​​ 2020 

​​​​Road:​Time:
​Centennial Ave – Charlotte Street to end of road​9.00am – 12.00 pm
​Crossleigh Crescent​9.00am – 12.00 pm

Steve Hill
​CHIEF EXECUTIVE

Sport Clutha’s Primary School Duathlon Champs​​

PURSUANT to the Local Government Act 1974, Schedule 10 (clause 11), Notice is given that the Clutha District Council, for the purpose of a Sport Clutha’s Primary School Duathlon Champsproposes to close the following roads to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period indicated hereunder. 

DATE:  17 March 2020 (Weather postponement date – 19 March 2020)

​Road:​Time:
​Centennial Ave – Charlotte Street to end of road
​​9.00am – 2.00 pm
​Crossleigh Crescent​9.00am – 2.00 pm

Steve Hill
​CHIEF EXECUTIVE

​​Otago Rally 2020​

PURSUANT to the Local Government Act 1974, Schedule 10 (clause 11), Notice is given that the Clutha District Council, for the purpose of a 2020 Otago Rallyproposes to close the following roads to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period indicated hereunder. 

DATE: Saturday 4 April 2020 
Stage Name: SS1 Burma Road
Time: 7:00 am – 12:30pm

​Road:​​Start:​Finish:
​Burma Road​State Highway 8​Mount Stuart Road
​Mount Stuart Road​Burma Road​Ururua Road
​Ururua RoadMount Stuart RoadGooseneck Road
​Gooseneck RoadUrurua RoadWingfield Road
Wingfield RoadGooseneck RoadBlackburn Road
Blackburn RoadWingfield RoadHillend Road

DATE: Saturday 4 April 2020
Stage Name: SS2 Adams Flat Road
Time: 7:00 am – 1:00pm​

​​Road:​Start:​Finish:
Falla Burn RoadHillend RoadAdams Flat Road
Adams Flat RoadFalla Burn RoadCrichton Road

DATE: Saturday 4 April 2020
Stage Name: SS3 Manuka Hill
Time: 8:00 am – 1:30pm​

​​Road:​Start:​Finish:
Manuka Hill RoadState Highway 8Round Hill Road
Round Hill RoadManuka Hill RoadWaitahuna Gully Road
Waitahuna Gully RoadRound Hill RoadMitchells Flat Road
Mitchells Flat RoadWaitahuna Gully RoadWaipori Road
Waipori RoadMitchells Flat RoadStart of Seal (Lawrence)

DATE: Saturday 4 April 2020
Stage Name: SS4 Cockleshell
Time: 10:00 am – 3:30pm​

​​Road:​Start:​Finish:
Cockleshell RoadState Highway 8Athenauem Road
Athenauem RoadCockleshell RoadState Highway 8

DATE: Saturday 4 April 2020
Stage Name: SS5 Corkscrew
Time: 10:30 am – 4:00pm​

Road:​Start:​Finish:
Four Mile Creek RoadTuapeka West RoadTuapeka Flat Road
Tuapeka Flat RoadFour Mile Creek RoadCorkscrew Road
Corkscrew RoadTuapeka Flat RoadReserve Road
Reserve RoadCorkscrew RoadTuapeka West Road

DATE: Saturday 4 April 2020
Stage Name: SS6 Puketi
Time: 11:00 am – 4:30pm​​


Date: Sunday 5 April 2020
Stage Name: SS8 Black Rock
Time: 6:00 am – 11:30am​


DATE: Sunday 5 April 2020
Stage Name: SS11 Taieri Beach
Time: 8:00 am – 1:30pm​

​​Road:​Start:​Finish:
Taieri Beach RoadAkatore RoadFinlayson R
oad

TE: Sunday 5 April 2020
Stage Name: SS12 Table Hill
Time: 9:30 am – 3:00pm​


DATE: Sunday 5 April 2020
Stage Name: SS13 Waipori Gorge
Time: 10:00 am – 3:30pm​


Any person objecting to the proposal is called upon to lodge notice of his/her objection and grounds thereof in writing before Wednesday 18 March 2020, to the office of the Clutha District Council, Rosebank Terrace, P O Box 25, Balclutha 9240.

Steve Hill
​CHIEF EXECUTIVE

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  • Dust Supressant by Applicant
    This allows residents to apply to Council to undertake Dust Suppression themselves or to employ a Contractor to undertake this work. 

  • Semi-Permanent Seal - applications to Council by August each year
    This allows residents to apply to have a Semi–Permanent Seal applied to their section of road. This can be paid in full by the customer (over several years through rates) or Council are prepared to offer 50% assistance for up to 10 sites every year based on priority criteria. 

More information on these options is available through Council’s web-site www.cluthadc.govt.nz  or call Council on 0800 801 350 and ask for Melanie Scott, Operations Administrator.

Steve Hill
CHIEF E
XECUTIVE

​​Roadside weed spraying

Delta Utility services Ltd, on behalf of the Clutha District Council and Southroads, apply herbicides to pest plants (Noxious weeds) and road shoulders. 

Tordon Brushkiller and red dye is applied to pest plants.  Glysophate is applied to road shoulder
s.

Anticipated spray areas taking place week starting 17th February 2020, weather permitting:

Townships: 
We have shown a number of townships to be sprayed next week with weather conditions dictating location and timing​.

  • Nil

T.V.C. spraying

  • Sealed Roads: Nil
  • Unsealed Roads: Clutha Valley and Lawrence/Tuapeka and West Otago.

Pest Plants

  • Nil

​​WATER NO​T​ICES

Boil Water Notice

A Boil Water Notice is in place for the following schemes.  This means that those affected will need to boil any drinking water for one minute before drinking it. ​

This includes any water that will be consumed, such as water to brush your teeth, food preparation and washing food that will not be cooked e.g. salad vegetables and ready-to-eat fruit.  

  • BALMORAL 1, 
  • BALMORAL 2, 
  • TUAPEKA EAST 
  • RICHARDSON NORTH ​
  • TUAPEKA WEST​

Conserve W​ater Notice for Richardson North Rural Water Scheme - 13 February 2020

We are asking EVERYONE on the Richardson North Rural Water Scheme to please conserve water wherever possible. We have discovered some damage to the main near the treatment plant, caused by the river during the weather event last week. 

Please forward this on to family and friends so that we can all play our part.

Thank you​

​Conser​ve Water Notice for Stirling residents - 12 February 2020 

We are asking EVERYONE on the Richardson North Rural Water Scheme to please conserve water wherever possible. We have discovered some damage to the main near the treatment plant, caused by the river during the weather event last week. 

Please forward this on to family and friends so that we can all play our part.

Thank you​​​​

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BRIDG​E ​​NOTICES​

Bridge Clo​​sures and R​estrictions

Notification of weight and speed limits on bridges. (Heavy Vehicle Regulations 1974 - Regulati​​on 11)

Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Regulation 11 (3) of the Heavy Motor Vehicle Regulations 1974, the Clutha District Council has fixed the following maximum weight (and/or speed) limits for heavy motor vehicles and combinations including a heavy motor vehicle on the bridges described hereunder:

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​SH8 Be​​aumont Bridge replacement project​

​The​​​ existing 134 year-old single lane bridge, one of the oldest on the highway network, and a critical link on SH8 between Milton and Roxburgh in Central Otago​, is n​earing the end of its economic life.​

 Click here to learn more and follow the project's progress​.​​
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Page reviewed: 20 Feb 2020 3:49pm