Road closures due to half marathon
Starting from 6am on Sunday April 14, roads in the Tauranga area will be closed due to the Pay What You Want Tauranga Half Marathon.
In a statement from the Tauranga City Council, the roads will be closed from 6am until 12pm on Sunday.
Those roads are:
Tilby Drive – from Waratah Street to the Fergusson Park entry.
Bureta Road – from Ngatai Road to Harbour Drive.
Maxwells Road – from Chapel Street to Harbour Drive.
The council also says there will be intermittent lane closures for 10-15 minute intervals from 6.30am to 10am. Those will be in place on:
Waratah Street – from Tilby Drive to Ranui Street (eastbound lane).
Ranui Street – from Waratah Street to Levers Road (southbound lane).
Woods Avenue - from Waratah Street to Beach Road (both lanes).
Otumoetai Road – from Levers Road to Beach Road (both lanes).
Resident access will be maintained throughout the event.
There will be parking restrictions in place from 1am to 11am along:
Levers Road – from Ranui Street to Otumoetai Road (one side, closed to Pah Street).
Otumoetai Road – from Levers Road to Ngatai Road (one side, closest to Cooneys Drive).
Ngatai Road – from Otumoetai Road to Maxwells Road (one side, on the BP side of the road).
Maxwells Road – from Ngatai Road to Chapel Street.