Street event road closures

Sometimes we close roads and restrict parking in order to host events around the city.

Find out more about road closures and parking restrictions to help you plan your journeys around Wellington.

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July | August

July

Wellington Night Market – 2pm to 11:30pm, Saturday 4 July

Roads closed:

  • Manners Street (between Taranaki Street and Cuba Street except buses) 
  • Cuba Street (Manners Street to Wakefield Street) 

Traffic Management Fulton Hogan, Tane Evans, 0272032054

Postponed

Wellington Night Market – 2pm to 11:30pm, Saturday 11 July

Roads closed:

  • Manners Street (between Taranaki Street and Cuba Street except buses) 
  • Cuba Street (Manners Street to Wakefield Street) 

Traffic Management Fulton Hogan, Tane Evans, 0272032054

Postponed

All Blacks vs Wales – 5pm to 11:30pm, Saturday 11 July

Pedestrian Management Pre Event 5pm to 7.35pm:

  • Featherston St Left Lane Closure to be installed in conjunction with Bunny St closure Road Closures
  • Bunny St closed at Featherston St end
  • Stout St, no right turn into Bunny St
  • Left lane closure from Mulgrave St to Whitmore St
  • No left turn into Bunny St, soutbound Featherston St

Post Event 8.30pm to 11.30pm:

  • Bunny St closed at Featherston St end
  • No right turn closure Waterloo Quay, southbound into Bunny St
  • Stout St, no right turn into Featherston St and Bunny St
  • Thorndon Quay closed (Davis St to Mulgrave St)
  • Mulgrave St closed (Aitken to Thorndon Quay/Featherston)
  • Featherston St closed (Mulgrave St to Whitmore St)

Cancelled

Wellington Night Market – 2pm to 11:30pm, Saturday 18 July

Roads closed:

  • Manners Street (between Taranaki Street and Cuba Street except buses) 
  • Cuba Street (Manners Street to Wakefield Street) 

Traffic Management Fulton Hogan, Tane Evans, 0272032054

Postponed

Wellington Night Market – 2pm to 11:30pm, Saturday 25 July

Roads closed:

  • Manners Street (between Taranaki Street and Cuba Street except buses) 
  • Cuba Street (Manners Street to Wakefield Street) 

Traffic Management Fulton Hogan, Tane Evans, 0272032054

Postponed

August

Wellington Night Market – 2pm to 11:30pm, Saturday 1 August

Roads closed:

  • Manners Street (between Taranaki Street and Cuba Street except buses) 
  • Cuba Street (Manners Street to Wakefield Street) 

Traffic Management Fulton Hogan, Tane Evans, 0272032054

Postponed

Wellington Night Market – 2pm to 11:30pm, Saturday 8 August

Roads closed:

  • Manners Street (between Taranaki Street and Cuba Street except buses) 
  • Cuba Street (Manners Street to Wakefield Street) 

Traffic Management Fulton Hogan, Tane Evans, 0272032054

Postponed

Wellington Night Market – 2pm to 11:30pm, Saturday 15 August

Roads closed:

  • Manners Street (between Taranaki Street and Cuba Street except buses) 
  • Cuba Street (Manners Street to Wakefield Street) 

Traffic Management Fulton Hogan, Tane Evans, 0272032054

Postponed

All Blacks vs. Australia – 7:15pm, Sky Stadium, Saturday 15 August

Pedestrian Management:

  • Westpac Stadium 7.30pm game starts

Pre Event 5pm to 7.35pm:

  • Featherston St Left Lane Closure to be installed in conjunction with Bunny St closure Road Closures
  • Bunny St closed at Featherston St end
  • Stout St, no right turn into Bunny St
  • Left lane closure from Mulgrave St to Whitmore St
  • No left turn into Bunny St, soutbound Featherston St

Post Event 8.30pm to 11.30pm:

  • Bunny St closed at Featherston St end
  • No right turn closure Waterloo Quay, southbound into Bunny St
  • Stout St, no right turn into Featherston St and Bunny St
  • Thorndon Quay closed (Davis St to Mulgrave St)
  • Mulgrave St closed (Aitken to Thorndon Quay/Featherston)
  • Featherston St closed (Mulgrave St to Whitmore St)

Traffic Management Fulton  Hogan Tane Evans 027 203 2054

Wellington Night Market – 2pm to 11:30pm, Saturday 22 August

Roads closed:

  • Manners Street (between Taranaki Street and Cuba Street except buses) 
  • Cuba Street (Manners Street to Wakefield Street) 

Traffic Management Fulton Hogan, Tane Evans, 0272032054

Postponed

Wellington Night Market – 2pm to 11:30pm, Saturday 29 August

Roads closed:

  • Manners Street (between Taranaki Street and Cuba Street except buses) 
  • Cuba Street (Manners Street to Wakefield Street) 

Traffic Management Fulton Hogan, Tane Evans, 0272032054

Postponed

Gazley Volkswagen Wellington Marathon, Sunday 30 June 2019

Seaward Lane Closure: 2 Lanes 6.00am to 10.00am

  • Westpac Stadium Traffic Lights, south along Waterloo Quay,
  • Custom House Quay, Jervois Quay to Cable Street.

Seaward Lane Closure: 1 Lane 10.00am to 1.00pm 

  • from Westpac Stadium Traffic lights, South along Waterloo Quay, Custom House Quay, Jervois Quay to Cable Street.
  • NB: This is for the outward section of all races using two of the three lanes until Jervois quay, where it will gradually funnel down to one lane at Cable Street. 
  • NB: Residents, business owners, Te Papa visitors and market goers will have controlled access. 

Seaward Lane Closure: 6.00am to 1.00pm

  • Waterloo Quay from Westpac Stadium traffic lights south along Waterloo Quay to intersection with Whitmore Street.
  • NB: This is for the outward section and return Journey of all races.
  • NB: Resident and business owners will have controlled access.

Cable Street to Oriental Parade 6.00am to 10.00am
Lane Closure Only

  • NB: This will funnel down from two lanes Jervois Quay and Cable Street and is for the outward section of the route only.
  • NB: Residents and business owners, Te Papa visitors and market goers will have controlled access.

Oriental Parade and Evans Bay 6.00am to 12.00pm

  • Between Cable Street and Cobham Drive
  • NB: Residents and business owners will have controlled access.
  • NB: Landward Lane for normal westbound traffic will be open by approximately 11.00am.

Shelly Bay Road between Miramar Avenue and Scorching Bay 7.00am to 11.30am

  • NB: Residents and business owners will have controlled access NB: Road closure ends North of Scorching Bay so public Access to Café, playground and car parking are unaffected.

Marshalls will help residents access Herd Street from 7.30am to 11.30am

Organiser contact Daryl Bloomfield 021 662 373

More information

Street Activities
Wellington City Council

Phone 04 499 4444
Email streetactivities@wcc.govt.nz
Postal Address PO Box 2199
Wellington 6140