Red Bridge closure extended

Luggate Red Bridge. Photo: Nikki Heath / Wanaka Sun

UPDATE 4:10pm 23 Jun, 2018: 

Due to unexpected damage being identified within the Luggate Red Bridge an additional half day closure is required.

The bridge will be closed tomorrow (Tuesday, 26 June) between the hours of 9am and 1pm.

Night closures will follow from 9pm to 6am, from Tuesday 26th to the morning of Saturday 30th of June.


Original article - Posted: 2:57pm Saturday 23 Jun, 2018 

SH 8A Luggate to Tarras (Luggate - Red Bridge)

Scheduled Road Work: Road Closed

Annual bridge repairs and maintenance work on the Luggate (Red) Bridge will require a full day closure to enable the scaffolding to go in place.

The bridge will be closed for the first day at the start of the works on Monday, 25 June between the hours of 9am and 5pm for scaffolding to be installed on the bridge.

Detours will be in place via Camp Hill Road.

Updates:  Wanaka Sun Traffic & Travel page

Drivers will be re-directed with temporary detour signage.

Scheduled time:
Start: 25 Jun 2018 09:00
End: 25 Jun 2018 17:00Detour route: Via Camphill Rd

PICTURED: Luggate Red Bridge. Photo: Nikki Heath / Wanaka Sun


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