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Events causing delays

This page is a useful resource if you're planning to attend a large event in Auckland or if you want to be aware of possible detours and delays en route to your destination.

Events with road closures and parking restrictions

View areas of Auckland below for more information on any events, detours and delays happening there.

Information updated: 28 February 2017.


Event: NZ Black Caps vs South Africa ODI, Eden Park, Kingsland
Timing: Saturday 4 March 2017, from 2pm - 9.45pm.
Please view more details on road closures and parking restrictions at Eden Park here.

Event: Round the Bays, Mission Bay.
Timing: Sunday 5 March 2017, from 9.30am - 12.15pm.
Roads closed:
Quay Street (from Tangihua St to the Strand) from 5am - 11.45am.
Quay Street (from Lower Albert St to Tangihua St) from 7am - 11am.
Tamaki Drive (from Kohimarmara Rd to the Strand) from 7am - 11.45am.
Tamaki Drive (from St Heliers Bay Rd to Kohimaramara Rd), Long Drive (from Tamaki Dr to Melanesia Rd), Auckland Road, Challenge Street, The Parade, Goldie Street, Maheke Street, Benbow Street, Polygon Road from 8.30am - 12.45pm.
Parking restrictions:
Quay Street, Tamaki Drive, Eltham Road, Baddeley Avenue, Long Drive, Hanene Street, Speight Road, The Parade, Goldie Street, Polygon Road. All from 5am - 1pm.

Event: NZ Korean Veteran Parade, Auckland Domain.
Timing: Wednesday 8 March 2017, from 10am - 12pm.
Roads closed: Cenotaph Rd (Rolling closure by police).
Parking restrictions: None.

Event: George in the Park 2017, Coyle Park, Point Chevalier.
Timing: Sunday 18 March 2017, from 2pm - 6pm.
Roads closed: Bangor St (from Boscawen St to Deadend), Point Chevalier Rd (from Boscawen street to end), Point Chevalier, from 10am - 7pm.
Parking restrictions: Boscawen St, Point Chevailer Rd, Bangor St, from 10am - 7pm.


Event: AOT - Bus Parking for Cruise Ship Passengers, Devonport.
Timing: Thursday 9 March 2017, from 8am - 7pm.
Roads closed: none.
Parking restrictions: Cheltenham Road, from 8am - 7pm.

Event: Riverside Dinner, Warkworth.
Timing: Saturday 11 March 2017, from 6pm - 10pm.  
Roads closed: Wharf Street, from 12pm - 10.30pm.
Parking restrictions: None.

Event: Get Moving Running Festival, Warkworth.
Timing: Sunday 12 March 2017, from 8am - 12pm.  
Roads closed: Wilsons Rd to Cement Works closed from the intersection of Wilson Rd, Pullham Rd and Hepburn Creek Rd, from 7am - 12pm.
Parking restrictions: None.


Event: Justin Bieber Purpose World Tour, Mount Smart Stadium, Penrose.
Timing: Sunday 18 March 2017, event times TBC.
Roads closed: TBC.
Parking restrictions:
Beasley Avenue, Station Road from 6am - 1pm.
O'Rorke Road, Rockridge Avenue, Hugo Johnston Drive, Maurice Road, Rockfield Road, from 3.30pm - 1am.
Quay Street, from 10am - 1am.


There are no events causing delays currently listed for east Auckland.


Event: Deaf and Hearing Impaired, Te Pumanawa Square, Massey.
Timing: Sunday 5 March 2017, from 11am - 2pm.
Roads closed: Kohuhu St from Maki St to Tawhia Drive, from 9.30am - 3.30pm.
Parking restrictions: none.

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