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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: 24 April 2017.

Central

Event: World Master Games

Location: various locations around Auckland.
Timing:
 Friday 21 April to Monday 30 April 2017, various times - check official event page for more details.
Opening ceremony 21 April, Eden Park, Kingsland - view more details on road closures and parking restrictions for this event at Eden Park here.
Roads closed: 
Criterium, 22 April (8am - 5.30pm) at Wynyard Quarter: Beaumont St, Hamer St, Brigham St, Jellicoe Rd, Madden St, Daldy St from 2am - 7pm.
Half Marathon, 22 April (8am - 1pm): Quay St, Tamaki Dr, from 3am - 2pm.
Princes St, Alfred St: 24 April from 10.30am - 5pm.
Time Trial, 22-23 April (1am - 3pm): Quay St, Tamaki Dr, from 3am - 4pm.

Parking restrictions: 
Beach Rd (Shuttle Load Zone, opposite Te Taou Crescent): 23 April from 8am - 5pm.
Criterium, 22 April (8am - 5.30pm) at Wynyard Quarter: Beaumont St, Hamer St, Brigham St, Madden St, Pakenham St West, Jellicoe St from 1pm - 7pm.
Nelson St, 3 April to 30 April, from 8am - 8pm.
Half Marathon, 22 April (8am - 1pm): Quay St, Tamaki Dr, from 4am - 2pm.
Time Trial, 22-23 April (1am - 3pm): Quay St, Tamaki Dr from 11pm on 22 April to 4pm on 23 April and Taranaki Rd on 22-23 April from 5am - 4pm.
Princes St: 24 April from 9.30am - 5pm.
Quay Street (Shuttle Load Zone, between Queen St and Commerce St): 21-30 April from 5am - 8.30pm.
Triathlon, 26 April - 1 May at Auckland Waterfront/St Heliers: Goldie St, Tamaki Drive, Long Drive, The Parade, Cliff Rd, Springcombe, Glover Rd, Waitara Rd from 10pm - 5pm. 

Event: Anzac Parade

Location: Auckland Domain.
Timing: Tuesday 25 April 2017, from 6am.
Roads closed: TBC.
Parking restrictions: Wintergarden Rd, from 3am - 2pm.


North

Event: World Master Games

Location: various locations around Auckland.
Timing: Friday 21 April to Monday 30 May 2017, various times - check official event page for more details.
Roads closed: 
Albany: Lane closure only for Don Mckinnon Dr, Civic Cres, Coliseum Dr, Piggot Way, 23 April from 9am - 4.30pm.
Waiake Bay Sailing (10am - 4pm): Beach Rd,
 23-24 & 26-28 April from 6am - 8pm.
Parking restrictions: 
Albany: Jack Hinton Dr (Shuttle Load Zone), 21-30 April from 6am - 10pm. Elliot Rose Avenue (Shuttle Load Zone): 22 April: 5.30am - 12am, 25 April: 10.45am - 12am, 26 April: 5.30am - 12am, 30 April: 5.30am - 5.30pm. 
Botany: Millhouse Dr (Shuttle Load Zone): 23 April and 26-27 April, from 6.30am - 7pm.
Fairview Heights: Oteha Valley Rd (Shuttle Load Zone) on the following dates and times: 22 April: 5.30am - 8.30pm, 25 April: 10.30am - 10pm, 26 April: 5.30am - 8.30pm, 30 April: 5.30am - 5.30pm.
Milford: Sylvan Park, 21-30 April from 8am - 8pm.
Takapuna Boat Ramp: The Promenade, 22-23 April from 6am - 6pm, 23-25 April from 9am - 6pm, 29-30 April from 8am - 3pm.
Takapuna: Northcote Road, 27-30 April from 8am - 8pm. The Strand 21-25 April from 6am - 3pm. Channel View Road, 22-25 April from 5.30am - 8pm.
Waiake Bay Sailing (10am - 4pm): Bridge Rd, Heron Rd, Weatherley Rd, Glamorgan Dr, Deep Creek Rd, 23-24 & 26-28 April times TBC.

Event: Anzac Parade

Location: East Coast Bays.
Timing: Tuesday 25 April 2017, from 3.30am - 1.30pm.
Roads closed: Bute Rd (from Glen Rd to Clyde Rd), Clyde Rd (from Bute Rd to Bayview rd), Bayview Rd (from Beach Rd to Manly Espl), Valley Rd (from Manly Espl to Oban Rd), Beach front lane (from Anzac Rd to Bayview Rd), from 4.30am - 11.30am.
Parking restrictions: None.

Location: Takapuna.
Timing: Tuesday 25 April 2017, from 9.30am - 10.45am.
Roads closed: The Strand, Lake Rd, Sanders Ave, from 9am - 11am.
Parking restrictions: The Strand, from 6am - 11am.

Location: Devonport.
Timing: Tuesday 25 April 2017, from 10am - 11.15am.
Roads closed: King Edward Parade (between Buchanan St & Victoria Rd), Victoria Rd (between Fleet Street and Queens Parade), Fleet Street (between Bartley terrace and Victoria Rd), Bartley Terrace (from New World car park to Fleet Street), Clarance St (Victoria Rd to Wynyard St), from 9.30am - 11.30am.
Parking restrictions: Victoria Rd, King Edward Parade, High Street, from 6am - 12pm.

Location: Northcote.
Timing: Tuesday 25 April 2017, from 8.30am - 12pm.
Roads closed: Bartley Street, Queen St, Rodney Street from 10am - 12.30pm.
Parking restrictions: Rodney Rd, from 6am - 1pm.


South

Event: Sikh Temple Parade.

Location: Manurewa.
Timing:
 Saturday 22 April 2017, from 11am - 3pm.
Roads closed: Rolling closure: Great South Rd, Browns Rd, Maich Rd, Corin Ave, from 12pm - 2pm.
Parking restrictions: None.

Event: Anzac Parade

Location: Mangere Bridge, Mangere.
Timing: Tuesday 25 April 2017, from 9.30am - 11am.
Roads closed: Domain Rd, Coronation Rd, from 9am - 12.30pm.
Parking restrictions: Coronation Rd, from 8.30am - 11am.

Location: Otara.
Timing: Tuesday 25 April 2017, from 10am.
Roads closed: East Tamaki Rd (Eastbound lane only), from 7am - 10am.
Parking restrictions: None.

Location: Papakura.
Timing: Tuesday 25 April 2017, event times TBC.
Roads closed: Great South Rd, Wellington St, Opaheke St, Wood St, from 6am - 12pm.
Parking restrictions: TBC.

Location: Papatoetoe.
Timing: Tuesday 25 April 2017, from 10am.
Roads closed: St George St, from 10.15am - 11.30am.
Parking restrictions: TBC.

Location: Pukekohe.
Timing: Tuesday 25 April 2017, from 3am - 1pm.
Roads closed: Massey Ave, Hall St, from 5am - 6.30am & 10.30am - 11am.
Parking restrictions: TBC.

Location: Clevedon.
Timing: Tuesday 25 April 2017, from 7.30am - 11.30am.
Roads closed: Intersection of Monument and Papakura-Clevedon Rd from 7.30am - 11.30am.
Parking restrictions: Papakura-Clevedon Rd from 8am - 10am.

Event: World Master Games

Location: various locations around Auckland.
Timing: Friday 21 April to Monday 30 May 2017, various times - check official event page for more details.
Roads closed:
Road Race 30 April: Walters Road, Mill Road, Airfield Road, West Rd, Clevedon-Takanini Road, Alfriston-Ardmore Road, Papakura-Clevedon Road, Brookby Road from 6am - 6pm.

Parking restrictions: 
Papakura: Chapel Street (between Railway St West and King Edward Ave): 22 April: 6.30am - 11.30pm, 25 April: 10am - 11.30pm, 26 April: 6.30am - 11.30pm, 30 April: 5.30am - 7pm.


East

Event: Anzac Parade

Location: East Tamaki.
Timing: Tuesday 25 April 2017, from 5am - 11am.
Roads closed: East Tamaki Rd, from 7am - 9.30pm.
Parking restrictions: TBC.

Location: St Heliers.
Timing: Tuesday 25 April 2017, from 6am - 1pm.
Roads closed: Tamaki Drive, Goldie Street, Maheke Street, St Heliers Bay Road, Turua Street, Vale Road, Cliff Road, Polygon Road, from 8am - 10am.
Parking restrictions: Tamaki Dr, St Heliers Bay Rd, Polygon Rd, Goldie St, from 6am - 1pm.


West

Event: World Master Games

Location: various locations around Auckland.
Timing: Friday 21 April to Monday 30 May 2017, various times - check official event page for more details.
Roads closed: None.
Parking restrictions: 
Massey: Don Buck Rd (Shuttle Load Zone), 23-24 April and 26-27 April from 5pm7pm.
Henderson: Railside Ave, Pioneer St, on the following dates and times: 22-24 April: 6am - 11.30pm, 25 April: 6am - 11.30pm, 26 April: 10.45am - 11.30pm, 27-29 April: 6am - 11.30pm, 30 April: 6am - 5pm.
Swanson Road (Shuttle Load Zone): 25 April: 10am - 6pm, 25, 27 & 29 April: 6am - 6pm.

Event: Anzac Parade

Location: Helensville.
Timing: Tuesday 25 April 2017, from 5am - 12pm.
Roads closed: Commercial Rd between Puriri St and Kowhai St and the Commercial Rd intersection and Garfield Rd intersection, from 9.3am - 12pm.
Parking restrictions: None.

Location: Henderson.
Timing: Tuesday 25 April 2017, from 7.30am - 3pm.
Roads closed: Railside Avenue, from 9am - 2pm.
Parking restrictions: TBC.


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