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Kauaeranga Valley Road may be closed intermittently during the day

Updated 16 October 2014

From 27 October to 4 November 2014 the Kauaeranga Valley Rd will be closed intermittently for short times during the day to make repairs to the damaged section approximately 3 km past the Visitor Centre. Visitors travelling along the road may experience some short delays this point..

The bridge at the bottom of the Billygoat track is closed due to flood damage meaning people will have to cross through the river at this point. This is not advised during or after heavy rainfall.

Maratoto off-road tracks

The gate to the Maratoto off-road tracks closes each year from approximately the end of May to enable track repairs over the winter. 


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Kauaeranga Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 7 867 9080
Address:   Kauaeranga Valley Road
Thames 3577
Email:   kauaerangavc@doc.govt.nz
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Email:   thames@doc.govt.nz
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