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Road Closure - Maori Language Week Parade

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Road Closure - Maori Language Week Parade

Closures for the parade routes

Road Closure Events
Description: ** Hikoi cancelled**
Closing Date: 10 September 2019 at 3:00pm
Contact Phone: 06 867 2049
Contact Email: events@gdc.govt.nz

The hikoi has been cancelled, but Te Wiki o Te Reo celebrations will be held at Te Poho-o-Rawiri from 10am.


The following roads will be temporarily closed for the parade supporting Te Wiki o Te Reo Maori on 10 September from 9am until approximately 11.30am with the roads reopening as the parade passes along the route. 

  • Cobden Street - parade forms
  • Gladstone Road
  • Peel Street 
  • Peel Street Bridge 
  • Fitzherbert Street -  parade moves onto Kelvin Park

Traffic management and controls will be in place, no vehicles will be able to use the road during the closure. Vehicles parked in the street will be able to exit until the parade enters their block.

 This notice is issued under the Local Government Act 1974 Section 342 and the Transport (Vehicular Traffic Road Closure) Regulations 1965.