Proposal to close roads - to be considered August 2019

Status Closed
Start date 25 June 2019
Closed date 5 July 2019

The Regulatory Processes Committee will meet on Wednesday 14 August 2019 to consider the following temporary road closures for events.

Cuba Night Market

Date: Only Saturdays from October 5 2019 to Saturday 31 October 2020
Proposed road closure: Tennyson Street (Tory Street to Cambridge Terrace)

  • Cuba Street (from Manners Street to Wakefield Street) 
  • Manners Street (Taranaki Street to Cuba Street)

Bus Lane is open but closed to other vehicles

Kilbirnie Santa Parade

Date: Sunday 1 December 2019 6am to 1pm
Proposed road closures:

  • Bay Road (between Rongotai Road and Coutts Street)
  • Rolling Road Closures for Parade 10.30am to 11.00am
    Mahora Street, Rongotai Road, Bay Road, Coutts Street

Johnsonville Christmas Parade

Date: Saturday 7 December 2019 6.00am to 2.00pm
Proposed road closures:

  • Wanaka Street (6am to 1.30pm)
  • Dr Taylor Terrace (6am to 1.30pm)
  • Moorefield Road (between Haumia Street and Johnsonville Road roundabouts – 10.45am to 12.00pm)
  • Rotoiti Street (closed to through traffic – 11am to 12.30pm)
  • Broderick Road (Phillip Street to Johnsonville Road 11am to 12.30pm)
  • Johnsonville Road (from Fraser Avenue intersection to Moorefield Road roundabout – 11am to 12.30pm)
  • Frankmoore Avenue (between Earp Street and Moorefield Road – 11am to 12.30pm)
  • No Parking 7am to 1pm – Bannister Avenue, Broderick Road, (Bannister Avenue to Phillip Street) Phillip Street, Frankmoore Avenue (Phillip Street to Earp Street) Earp Street
  • Detour – Johnsonville Road, Fraser Avenue, Haumia Street, Bannister avenue, Broderick Road, Phillip Street, Frankmoore Avenue, Earp Street
  • Detour Route – Johnsonville Road, Fraser Avenue, Haumia Street, Bannister Avenue, Broderick Road, Phillip Street, Frankmoore Avenue, Earp Street, Ironside Road, Middleton Road and State Highway 1

Khandallah Fair

Dates: Sunday 9 December 2019 6.00am to 6.00pm
Proposed road closure:

  • Ganges Road (from Agra Crescent to Dekka Street)

Capital City Triathlon

Date: Sunday 22nd December 2019 6am to 12pm
Proposed road closures:

  • Massey Road (between Scorching Bay and Northern entrance to Shelly Bay)

Chinese New Year Parade

Date: Sunday 2 Feb 2020 9am to 2pm
Proposed road closures:

  • Tennyson Street (between Cambridge Terrace and Tory Street)

Wellington Round the Bays

Date: Sunday 16 February 2020 6.30am to 1.00pm
Proposed road closures:

  • Customhouse Quay (Southbound lanes, from Whitmore to Jervois Quay) from 6.30am to 11.00am
  • Jervois Quay (South bound lanes from Customhouse Quay to Cable Street) from 6.30am to 11.00am
  • Cable Street (between Jervois Quay and Oriental Parade with exception of the right hand lane which will open from Chaffers Street to Kent Terrace) from 7.00am to 11.00am
  • Oriental Parade (all of Oriental Parade from 7.15am to
  • Evans Bay Parade (between Cobham Drive and Kilbirnie Crescent) from 7.15am to 12noon)
  • Wellington Road (one way east between Crawford Road and Ruahine Street) from 7.15am to 12.00pm)
  • Shelly Bay Road (all of Shelly Bay Road) from 7.30am to 12noon
  • Massey Road (between Shelly Bay Road and approximately Point Gordon) from 7.30am to 12noon. All arterial roads joining Evans Bay Parade closed 7.15am to 12noon
  • Hataitai – Taurima Street and Goa Street – No entry into Haitaitai from 7.15am to 11.30am. Traffic can exit from Hataitai
  • Kilbirnie Crescent/Hamilton Road/Wellington Road intersection to the Evans Bay Parade/Cobham Drive/ Wellington Road intersection, road closure from 7.15am – 12.30pm (northbound) 7.15am – 11.30am (southbound)


Any person objecting to a proposed road closure must contact the City Council in writing before 4pm, Friday 5 July 2019

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