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Bus stop closures for local Christmas Parade Bus stop closures for local Christmas Parade

Due to Christmas parades held in suburbs around Auckland, some buses will be diverted and bus stop closures will be in place.

For further information regarding the suburban Christmas parades visit the Auckland Council website.

Christmas events and parades may affect your travel on public transport, services will be diverted in the following areas:

Blockhouse Bay Santa Parade

Date: Saturday 8 December 2018.
Time: 10:00am to 12:30pm
Description: A detour is required for Santa parade to be held. Some delays can be expected.

Detour required for route 24B bus service.

To City To New Lynn
From Taylor Street at the roundabout From Donovan Street
Left to Bolton Street Right to Rathlin Street
Right to Blockhouse Bay Road Right to Blockhouse Bay Road
Left to Rathlin Street Left to Bolton Street
Left to Donovan Street Right on roundabout to Taylor Street
Then as normal Then as normal

Detour required for route 25B bus service.

To City To Blockhouse Bay
Start journey at 93 Donovan Street (8903)  Service ends at 93 Donovan Street (8903) instead of Blockhouse Bay
 Right to Rathlin Street
Right to Exminster Street
Right to Whitney Street
Left to Donovan Street
Then as normal


Detour required for route 68 bus service.

To Onehunga To New Lynn
From Bolton Street at the roundabout From Donovan Street
Right to Blockhouse Bay Road Right to Rathlin Street
Left  to Rathlin Street Right to Blockhouse Bay Road
Left to Donovan Street Left to Bolton Street
Then as normal Then as normal


Detour requires for route 107 Avondale loop bus service.

Loop
From Terry Street
Left to Blockhouse Bay Road
Right to Bolton Street
Right to Taylor Street
Then as normal


Detour required for routes 195 bus services.

To City To New Lynn
Start journey Opposite 6 Godley Road (5209) Start Journey at 488 Blockhouse Bay Road (8354)
Left to Portage Road at the first roundabout   Right to Bolton Street
Right to Bolton Street at the third roundabout 19 Bolton Street (8467) Left to Portage Road at the second roundabout 
Left to Bolton Street at the fourth roundabout Left to Portage Road at the third roundabout 
Left to Blockhouse Bay Road  Left to Godley Road at the fourth roundabout
Then as normal Then as normal


Bus stops closed.
 

Stop Closed Alternative Stops Services Affected
37 Gilfillan Street (1619) Opposite 6 Godley Road (5209) 195
Connaught Street near Craigovon Park (1631) Opposite 6 Godley Road (5209) 195
Opposite 50 Connaught Street (1633) Opposite 6 Godley Road (5209) 195
50 Connaught Street (1656) 4 Godley Road (5224) 195
Connaught Street opposite Craigovon Park (1658) 4 Godley Road (5224) 30
3 Donovan Street (7029) 93 Donovan Street (8903)
68
179 Taylor Street (7033) 153 Taylor Street (1641)

72 Bolton Street  (8466)
24B

68
24 Connaught Street (7126) 4 Godley Road (5224) 195
34 Gilfillan Street (7138) 4 Godley Road (5224) 195
459 Blockhouse Bay Road (8351) 19 Bolton Street (8467) 195
495 Blockhouse Bay Road (8353) 19 Bolton Street (8467)

153 Taylor Street (1641)

72 Bolton Street (8466)
195

24B, 107

68
565 Blockhouse Bay Road (8355)

19 Bolton Street (8467)

93 Donovan Street (8903)

195

25B

524 Blockhouse Bay Road (8356) 488 Blockhouse Bay Road (8354)

122 Taylor Street (8372)
82 Donovan Street (8902)
107, 195

24B, 68
584 Blockhouse Bay Road (8584) 488 Blockhouse Bay Road (8354)

93 Donovan Street (8903)
195

25B
38 Donovan Street (8900) 82 Donovan Street (8902)

93 Donovan Street (8903)
102 Donovan Street (8904)
24B,68

25B
53 Donovan Street (8901) 93 Donovan Street (8903) 24B, 25B, 68
82 Donovan Street (8902) 102 Donovan Street (8904) 25B
3 Connaught Street (8995) Opposite 6 Godley Road (5209) 195
21 Connaught Street (8997) Opposite 6 Godley Road (5209) 195

Birkenhead Santa Parade

Date: Saturday 8 December 2018.
Place: Highbury Town Centre.
Time: 2:00pm to 5:00pm.

Detours required for routes 97B, 97R, 942 bus services.

To City /Takapuna To Beach Haven
Head east on Mokoia Road Head west on Onewa Road towards Birkenhead Avenue
Continue onto Highbury Bypass Continue onto Highbury Bypass
Continue onto Onewa Road Continue onto Mokoia Road
Use Stop 235 Onewa Road (3949) Use stop 116 Mokoia Road (4110)
Then as normal Then as normal

Detours required for route 917 bus service.

To Albany To Birkenhead Wharf
Head Northeast on Hinemoa Street towards Niagara Place Left to Onewa Road
Use Stop 58 Hinemoa Street (4102) Use Stop 235 Onewa Road (3949)
Right to Maritime Terrace Right to Queen Street
Continue Council Terrace Right to Rodney Road
Right to Rodney Road Left to Council Terrace
Left to Queen Street Continue onto Maritime Terrace
Left to Onewa Road Left to Hinemoa Street
Use Stop 264 Onewa Road (4084) Use Stop 43 Hinemoa Street (4091)
Then as normal Then as normal

Bus stops closed.

Stop Closed Alternative Stop Services Affected
63 Birkenhead Avenue (3901) 264 Onewa Road (4084)

235 Onewa Road (3949)
97B, 97R, 942

917
101 Hinemoa Street (3977) 43 Hinemoa Street (4091) 917
87 Mokoia Road (3983) 123 Mokoia Road (4017) 97B,97R,941,942
24 Birkenhead Avenue (4030) 264 Onewa Road (4084)

235 Onewa Road (3949)
917

97B, 97R, 942
98 Hinemoa Street (4104) 58 Hinemoa Street (4102) 917
64 Mokoia Road (4106) 116 Mokoia Road (4110) 97B, 97R, 942
157 Hinemoa Street (4263) 235 Onewa Road (3949)

43 Hinemoa Street (4091)
917
129 Hinemoa Street (4265) 43 Hinemoa Street (4091) 917

Helensville Santa Parade

Date: Saturday 8 December 2018.
Place: Helensville Town Centre.
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm.

Detours required for route 125 bus service.

To Westgate To Helensville
From Awaroa Road From Mill Road
Left to Garfield Road use temporary stop at 26 Garfield Road Right to Puriri Street use temporary stop at 6 Puriri Street
Right to Puriri Street use temporary stop at 5 Puriri Street Left to Garfield Road
Left to  Mill Road Right to Rautawhiri Road
Then as normal Then as normal

Bus stops closed.

Stop Closed Alternative Stop Service Affected
20 Rata Street (2471) Temporary bus stop at 5 Puriri Street 125
20 Commercial Road (4896) Temporary bus stop at 6 Puriri Street 125
17 Commercial Road (4921) Temporary bus stop at 5 Puriri Road 125
51 Commercial Road (4923) Temporary bus stop at 26 Garfield Road 125

Howick Santa Parade

Date: Sunday 9 December 2018.
Place: Howick Town Centre.
Time: 8:30am to 6:30pm.

Detours required for route 72C bus service.

To City To Howick
From Cook Street From Ridge Road
Left to Abercrombie Street Right to Waterloo Street
Right to Wellington Street Right to Wellington Street
Left to Waterloo Street Left to Abercrombie Street
Left to Ridge Road Right Cook Street
Then as normal Then as normal

Detours required for routes 72M, 735 bus services.

To City To Howick
From Selwyn Road From Ridge Road
Left to Sale Street Right to Waterloo Street
Right to Cook Street Right to Wellington Street
Left to  Abercrombie Street Left to Abercrombie Street
Right to Wellington Street Right to Cook Street
Left to Waterloo Street Left to Sale Street
Left to Ridge Right to Selwyn Road
Then as normal Then as normal

Detours required for route 711 bus service

To Panmure To Howick
From 77 Cook Street (6275) Services end at 77 Cook Street (6275)
Left to Abercrombie Street
Left to Moore Street
Left Drake Street
Right to Cook Street
Then as normal

Bus stops closed.

Stop Closed Alternative Stop Service Affected
Opposite 59 Cook Street (1928) 92 Cook Street (6270)

77 Cook Street (6275)
72C

711
43 Cook Street (1933) 77 Cook Street (6275) 72C
Opposite 6 Ridge Road (6262) 39 Ridge Road (6263) 72C, 72M, 735
Picton Street near Uxbridge Road (6264) 39 Ridge Road (6263)

77 Cook Street (6275)
72C, 72M, 735

711
111 Picton Street (6267) 77 Cook Street (6275)

1 Granger Road (6277)
72C

72M, 735
92 Cook Street (6270) 77 Cook Street (6275) 711
Opposite 64 Selwyn Road (6279) 1 Granger Road (6277) 72M, 735
60 Selwyn Road (6282) Opposite 1 Granger Road (6280) 72M, 735
25 Picton Street (6463) 50 Ridge Road (6260) 72C, 72M, 735

Kumeu Santa Parade

Date: Friday 7 December 2018.
Place: Kumeu Town Centre.
Time: 4:00pm to 08:30pm.

Detours required for 122 bus service.

To Westgate To Huapai
From Parlane Drive From Northwest on SH16 towards Riverhead Road
Right to Tapu Drive Right to Riverhead Road
Left to Matua Road Left to Koraha Road
Left to Oraha Road Left to Oraha Road
Right to Koraha Road  Right to Matua Road
Right to Riverhead Road Use Temporary stop 7 Matua Road
Use Temporary stop 20 Riverhead Road Right to Robert Might Road
Left to SH16 Right to Parlane Drive
Then as normal Terminate service

Detours required for 125 & 125X services.

To Westgate  To Helensville
From SH16 towards Matua Road  From Northwest on SH16 towards Riverhead Road
Left to Matua Road Right to Riverhead Road
Right to Matua Road Left to Koraha Road
Left to Oraha Road Left to Oraha Road
Right to Koraha Road Right to Matua Road
Right to Riverhead Road Use Temporary stop 7 Matua Road
Use temporary bus stop 20 Riverhead Road Right to SH16
Left to SH16 Then as normal
Then as normal

Bus stops closed.

Stop Closed Alternative Stop Service Affected
48 Tapu Road (4568) 14 Parlane Drive(4572) 122
80 Tapu Road (4570) 122
Opposite 86 Tapu Road (4583) 122
29 Tapu Road (4587) 122
56 Main Road (4864) Temporary stop 20 Riverhead Road 122, 125, 125X
90 Main Road (4866) 122, 125, 125X
322 Main Road (4868) 122, 125, 125X
384 Main Road (4870) 122, 125, 125X
Opposite 403 Main Road (4872) 125, 125X
61 Main Road (4887) Temporary stop 7 Matua Road 122, 125, 125X
Opposite 90 Main Road (4889) 122, 125, 125X
323 Main Road (4891) 122, 125, 125X
405 Main Road (4893) 122, 125, 125X

Mangere Bridge Santa Parade

Date: Thursday 6 December 2018.
Place: Mangere Bridge Town Centre.
Time: 5:00pm to 7:30pm.

Detours required for 313 & 380 bus service.

To Onehunga To Manukau
From Coronation Road From Rimu Road
Right to Hastie Avenue Left to Crawford Avenue
Left to Crawford Avenue Use Temporary stop 32 Crawford Avenue
Left to Miro Road Right to Hastie Avenue
Right onto Service Lane (Behind shops) Left to Coronation Road
Right to Rimu Road Then as normal
Then as normal

Bus stops closed.

Stop Closed Alternative Stop
Opposite 75 Coronation Road (6594) Opposite 99 Coronation Road (6604)
75 Coronation Road (6691) 91 Coronation Road (6693)
39 Coronation Road (6689) 91 Coronation Road (6693)
36 Coronation Road (6572) 17 Rimu Road (6687)
20 Rimu Road (6680) Temporary Stop 32 Crawford Avenue

Papatoetoe Santa Parade

Date: Wednesday 5 December 2018.
Place: Papatoetoe Town Centre.
Time: 5:00pm to 10:30pm

Detours required for 33 bus services.

From city centre To city centre
Head southeast on Great South Road Head northwest on Great South Road
Left to East Tamaki Right to Tui Road
Right to Huia Road Left to Huia Road
Right to Tui Road Left to East Tamaki Road
Left to Great South Road Right to Great South Road
Continue on normal route Continue on normal route

Detours required for 313 bus services.

From Manukau To Manukau
Head northwest on Plunket Avenue Head north on Wyllie Road
Left to Puhinui Road Right to Ramsey Street
Continue to Cambridge Terrace Left to Chestnut Road
Left to Bridge Street Right to Kenderdine Road
Right to Kenderdine Road Puhinui Road to Plunket Avenue
Left to Chestnut Road Left to Bridge Street
Right to Ramsey Street Right to Cambridge Terrace, stay on Cambridge until it becomes Puhinui Road
Left to Wyllie Road Stop at stop 6561, 175 Puhinui Road
Stop at stop 2194 at 80 Wyllie Road Right to Plunket Avenue
Continue on normal route Continue on normal route

Detours required for 380 bus services.

To Manukau To Onehunga
Head north on Wyllie Road St George Street as normal
Right to Ramsey Street Left to Wallace Road
Left to Chestnut Road Stop at stop 6746, 34 Wallace Road
Right to Kenderdine Road Right to Puhinui Road, stay on Puhinui Road as it becomes Cambridge Terrace
Left to Bridge Street Left to Bridge Street
Right to Cambridge Terrace, stay on Cambridge Terrace until it becomes Puhinui Road Right to Kenderdiner Road
Left to Wallace Road Left to Chestnut Road
Stop at stop 6549, opposite 22 Wallace Road Right to Ramsey Street
Right to St George Street Left to Wyllie Road
Continue on normal route Continue on normal route

Bus stops closed.

Stop closed Alternative stop Services Affected
Stop C Papatoetoe Station (2313) 80 Wyllie Road (2194) 313
Stop B Papatoetoe Station (2381)

73 Wyllie Road (6464)

Opposite 22 Wallace Road (6549)

313

380

Opp 208 Great South Road Papatoetoe (6013) 119 Great South Rd Papatoetoe (6011) 33
208 Great South Road Papatoetoe (6014) 122 Great South Road (2282) 33
Opposite 342 Great South Road Papatoetoe (6015) 119 Great South Road Papatoetoe (6011) 63 Huia Road (6811) 33
338 Great South Road Papatoetoe (6016) 446 Great South Road Manukau (6018) 33
32 Wyllie Road (6462) 80 Wyllie Road (2194) 380
25 Wyllie Road (6477) 73 Wyllie Road (6464) 380
 Stop A Papatoetoe Station (6480) 34 Wallace Road (6746) 380
73 Wyllie Road (6464) 313
24 Coronation Road (6482) Opposite 22 Wallace Road (6549) 380 to Airport
34 Wallace Road (6746) 380 to Manukau
73 Wyllie Road (6464) 313
23 Coronation Road (6491) 80 Wyllie Road (2194) 313
52 St George Street (6520) Opposite 22 Wallace Road (6549) 380
73 Wyllie Road (6464) 175 Puhinui Road (6561) 313
35 St George Street (6525) 34 Wallace Road (6746) 380
80 Wyllie Road (2194) 313
Opposite 22 Wallace Road (6549) 80 Wyllie Road (2194) 313
58 Wallace Road (6550) 175 Puhinui Road (6561) 313
53 Wallace Road (6551) 174 Puhinui Road (6562) 313
80 Wallace Road (6552) 175 Puhinui Road (6561) 313
81 Wallace Road (6553) 174 Puhinui Road (6562) 313
116 Wallace Road (6554) 175 Puhinui Road (6561) 313
129 Wallace Road (6555) 174 Puhinui Road (6562) 313
34 Wallace Road (6746) 175 Puhinui Road (6561) 313

Waiuku Santa Parade

Date: Saturday 8 December 2018.
Place: Waiuku Town Centre
Time: 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Detours required for route 396 Waiuku to Pukekohe bus service only.

To Pukekohe
From King Street
Left to Constable Road
Left to Leonard Street
Right to Martyn Street
Left to Kent Street
Right to Queen Street
Left to Mellsop Ave
Right to Victoria Avenue
Then a normal 

Bus stops closed.

Stop closed Alternative stop Services Affected
4 Victoria Road (2866) 80 Victoria Road (2924)

396

2 Queen Street (2932) 2A Constable Road 396

Waiheke Santa Parade

Date: Saturday 15 December 2018.
Place: Oneroa Town Centre.
Time: 1:30pm to 6:00pm.

Detours required for routes 1, 3 bus services.

To Ferry Terminal To Rocky Bay / Onetangi
Head north on Tui Street towards Nikau Road Head east on Oceanview Road
Use stop at Tui Street near Rata Street (1161) Right to Mako Street
Left to Mako Street Slight left to stay on Mako Street
Slight right to stay on Mako Street Right to Tui Street
Turn left onto Oceanview Road Use stop 28 Tui Street (1142) 
Then as normal Then as normal

Detours required for route 2 bus service.

To Ferry Terminal To Rocky Bay
Head west on Oceanview Road Towards Mao venue Head east on Oceanview Road
Turn left onto Moa Avenue Right to Mako Street
Use stop 2 Moa Avenue (1148) Slight left to stay on Mako Street
Right to Rata Street Right to Tui Street
Right to Tui Street Left to Council Terrace
Use Stop at Tui street near Rata Street (1161) Continue onto Maritime Terrace
Left to Mako Street Left to Hinemoa Street
Slight right on Moka Street Use Stop 43 Hinemoa Street (4091)
Left to Oceanview Road Then as normal
Then as normal

Bus stops closed.

Stop Closed Alternative Stop Services Affected
Ocean View Road near Kuaka (1136) Tue Street near Rata Street (1161)

2 Moa Avenue (1148)


1, 2, 3
Ocean View Road near Oue Road (1138)
16 Tui Street and Manukau Road (1140)
Kororoa Road near Ocean View Road (1145) 28 Tui Street (1142)

1 Moa Avenue (1169) 

2, 3

17 Korora Road (1147)
35 Waitakere Road (1149)
129 Ocean View Road (1151) 65 Ocean View Road (1143)

28 Tui Street (1142)

1 Moa Avenue (1169)
1
135 Ocean View Road (1153)
Ocean View Opposite Tui Street (1155) 65 Ocean View Road (1143)

28 Tui Street (1142)

1 Moa Avenue (1169)
1, 2, 3
Tui Street near Ocean View Road (1157) Tui Street near Rata Street (1161)

2 Moa Avenue (1148)
1, 3
Tui Street stop Opposite Matai Road Tui Street near Rata Street (1161) 1, 3
Ocean View Road Opposite Moa Avenue (1171) 1 Moa Avenue (1169) 2
166 Ocean View Road (1528) 2 Moa Avenue (1148) 2

Published 13 November 2018 | Last updated 3 December 2018
Information is correct at the time of publishing and subject to change.