Proposal to close roads for events

Status Closed
Start date 24 November 2018
Closed date 7 December 2018

The Regulatory Processes Committee will meet on Tuesday 11 December 2018 to consider the following temporary road closures for events.

Domestic Cricket Games at Basin Reserve


  • December 28 2018, 7.00am to 9pm T20 vs Otago 
  • January 6 2019, 7.00am to 9pm T20 vs Canterbury 
  • January 12 2019, 9.30am to 9pm T20 vs Northern Districts 
  • January 18 2019, 9.30am to 9pm T20 vs Auckland
  • February 1 2019, 9.30am to 9pm T20 vs Central Districts 
  • February 15 2019, 9.30am to 9pm
  • February 17 2019, 9.30am to 9pm

Proposed road closure: Slip Lane (Buckle Street to Kent Terrace)

Chinese New Year Parade Sunday

Date: 10 February 2019 from 9am to 2.30pm
Proposed road closure: Tennyson Street (Tory Street to Cambridge Terrace)
Proposed rolling road closure:

  • Tennyson Street, Courtenay Place, Taranaki Street
  • Taranaki Street Wharf, Waterfront, Frank Kitts Park

Pride Parade

Date: 16 March 2019, 2pm to 8pm
Proposed rolling road closure:  Tennyson Street, to Cambridge Terrace to Courtenay Place, to Taranaki Street, to Taranaki Street Wharf.
Proposed road closures:

  • Tennyson Street (Tory Street to Cambridge Street)
  • Courtenay Place (Cambridge Terrace to Taranaki Street) Rolling  Road  Closure  approximately  6.00pm 

Alexander Road Seal Hillclimb 

Date: 24 March 2019, 7.00am to 6.00pm
Proposed road closures:  Alexandra Road (Constable Street to Lookout Road)

Cuba Dupa

Date: Saturday 30th March 2019, 1am to Monday 1st April 2019, 3am
Proposed road closures:

  • Cuba Street (between Arthur Street/Karo Drive and Wakefield Street) Leaving SH1 open at Vivian 
  • Street) Marion Street (Lower end between Swan Lane and Ghuznee Street)
  • Dixon Street (Between Taranaki Street and Victoria Street)
  • Eva Street (0ff Dixon Street)
  • Garrett Street (off Cuba Street)
  • Egmont Street (Between Ghuznee Street and Victoria Street) Restricted Access
  • Leeds Street (From Ghuznee Street)
  • Ghuznee Street (Between Taranaki Street and Victoria Street) Inglewood Place (Between Taranaki 
  • Street and Dixon Street) Abel Smith Street (Between Victoria Street and Taranaki Street) Wigan 
  • Street (Western Section off Abel Smith Street) Kensington Street
  • Kelvin Grove Swan Lane Furness Lane Lukes Lane
  • Victoria Street Slip Lane


Any person objecting to a proposed road closure must contact the City Council in writing before 4pm, Friday 7 December 2018

Please send correspondence to: 

  • By email to
  • By letter to: 
    Attention: Maria Taumaa
    Wellington City Council
    PO Box 2199 
  • By fax to (04) 801 3009

More information 

Maria Taumaa, Street Activities Coordinator 

Phone 04 499 4444