Road and Highway Conditions

Find out about the conditions of the roads and highways on the Coromandel.


Alerts will be posted on our homepage if there are any roading issues on the Coromandel. Or, get alerts sent to your inbox via our email newsletters, or check the latest updates on our Facebook page.

Visit the Council projects section to also find out more about major roading projects. 

New bridge restrictions - March 2020:

Our Council has fixed the following maximum weight and speed limits for heavy motor vehicles and combinations including a heavy motor vehicle on these bridges:

Stony Bay Road (Port Charles)
Big Sandy No.2 Bridge
Gross Weight:  3000kg
Maximum Speed Limit: 5 km/hr

Te Kauanga Road (Whenuakite)
Hares Bridge
Gross Weight:  44000kg
Maximum Speed Limit: 5 km/hr

State Highways 

To review the status of State Highway 25 and State HIghway 25A (Kopu-Hikuai Road) on the Coromandel, sign up to receive email alerts here or please visit the New Zealand Transport Agency's (NZTA) website. NZTA manages this highway.

We will also try and provide the latest updates on the Highway as we receive information from NZTA.

Here's a map of State Highway 25 and our local roading network online.

Travel Times and Distances

Find out about the travel distances to the Peninsula and around the Peninsula by car and road.