Hauraki Rail Trail Temporary Road Closure

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Hauraki Rail Trail Temporary Road Closure


DATE: 15 February 2018

ISSUE: Temporary Road Closure – Paeroa Sunday 18 Feb 2018

Hauraki Rail Trail will be affected
Please note that the Hauraki Rail Trail along the stop bank behind the CBD of Paeroa will be closed to cyclists during the Battle of the Streets motorcycle event. A detour will be in place. Please see the item below for details. The trail can still be accessed at either ends of the event:

Taylor Avenue for the Paeroa to Thames section;
Te Aroha Road, from the Paeroa College side of Criterion Bridge for Paeroa to Te Aroha and Paeroa to Waihi sections.


Due to the Paeroa Battle of the Streets Motorcycle Event the following roads will be closed to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period indicated below. During the proposed period of closure provision will be made for ordinary vehicular traffic, which would otherwise use the road, to use alternative routes.

Period of closure: Sunday 18 February 2018, 4:00am to 7:00pm
Roads to be closed: Paeroa CBD – Belmont Rd (SH2) from Station Rd to Normanby Rd; Normanby Rd (SH2) from Belmont Rd to Victoria St; Arney St (SH26) from Willoughby St to Princes St. Princes St from Arney St to Wharf St; Wharf St, Marshall St, Hughendon St, Francis St, William St, Hall St from Belmont Rd to Willoughby St, Mackay St from Belmont Rd to Willoughby St, Corbett St from Belmont Rd to Willoughby St, Willoughby St from Corbett St to Arney St.

Signs, cones and barriers will be in place to redirect traffic on detour.