Temporary road closure – Old Snow Pole Track.

southland district council

Due to climatic conditions, Council will temporary close and prohibit traffic using Old Snow Pole Track.

The section of road to be closed starts at the point where Old Snow Pole Track joins Canton Road and continues along that section of Old Snow Pole Track to the boundary of the Southland District Council with the Central Otago District Council.

The road will be closed from 29 May 2021 to 23 October 2021 as climatic conditions may cause damage to the road. This prohibition applies to all motor vehicle traffic and it will be an offence for any unauthorised vehicle to use the above described section of road during the period of prohibition. Authorised vehicles shall be those belonging to adjacent run holders and those to whom written authorisation has been given after special application to Council.