Road Closure heads up if you haven't seen it


Just sharing this in case anyone hasn't seen it:

From Buller District Council Facebook:

Media Release - ROAD CLOSURE: Karamea Highway ⚠️

The Karamea Highway will be closed from Monday 18 September to Friday 22 September for road stabilisation works.

The construction site is on the Karamea side of the bluff, approximately 4km north of Corbyvale and 1km south of the Seven Sisters. 

The highway will be closed from 7:30am on Monday 18th September until 5pm Friday 22nd September. 

Traffic can only pass through the work site during 15 minute openings, which are set for 9am, 11am, 1pm & 3pm daily.

The road will re-open each evening at 5pm through to 7:30am the next day. 

Road opening will be under traffic management control, for single lane traffic. 

Outside of these times no traffic will be able to pass through due to construction machinery on the road. 

For more information, see

We apologise for the inconvenience to road users. If you have any queries, please contact Council on 0800 807 239.