Water shut down notice

Ōtorohanga Township, Residents and Businesses - Tuesday 28th July 2020.

On the night of the 28th of July, Council needs to shut off the main water line feeding the Ōtorohanga township to carry out the replacement of two critical water valves at the intersection of Huiputea Drive and Phillips Ave, Ōtorohanga.

The work will take place between the hours of 9pm (28.07.20) and 2am (29.07.20) the following morning. During this time the water will be off to all of the following streets:

Alex Telfer Drive

Ballance Street

Bledisloe Ave

Clarke Street

Limestone Drive

Domain Drive

Factory Drive

Fare Vue Lane

Frederick Street

Glen View Avenue

Glendon Place

Gradara Avenue

Haerehuka Street

Harper Avenue

Hinewai Street

Huiputea Drive

Hunter Lane

Kakamutu Road

Karaka Road

Kihikihi Road

Lawrence Street

Long View Crescent

Mace Crescent

Mair Street

Maniapoto Street

McCready Road

Merrin Avenue

Mountain View Road

Old Golf Road

Old Te Kuiti Rd (within township only)

Orahiri Terrace

Ormsby Crescent

Otewa Rd (within township only)

Ouruwhero Rd (within township only)

Pango Street

Phillips Ave

Pine Street

Progress Drive

Ranfurly Street

Rangipare Street

Rangitahi Street

Sangro Crescent

Summit Drive

Te Kanawa Street and State Highway 31/39 to Waitomo Valley Road

Te Kawa Street

Te Waireka Road

Trapski Drive

Tuhoro Street

Turongo Street

Tutunui Street

Waipa Esplanade

Wagonline Road

Wahanui Crescent 

Waitomo Valley Rd (properties which are on town supply)

William Street



Areas of Main North Rd, above the Karaka Road intersection and the following streets, Thomson Avenue, Sunset Close, Hillcrest Avenue, Cruden Avenue, Blucks Road and Mckenzie Avenue will not be affected.



On the morning of the 29th of July residents and businesses will experience some cloudy water as the water lines return to normal, we ask that everyone runs an outside tap for 5 minutes to clear any stirred up water before returning to their normal use.


Refer to Councils website and Facebook for further details and updates, or contact Mark Lewis (Services Manager) Ōtorohanga District Council.