Hughes Line reopens southbound. Closed northbound from Francis Line to Cornwall Road.

A temporary speed limit and road reopening measures are being implemented to ensure the safety and efficiency of traffic flow on Hughes Line during ongoing roadworks on State Highway 2 (SH2).

Northbound closure; Southbound reopening

Hughes Line has reopened for southbound traffic only. The section between Francis Line to Cornwall Road remains closed.

Temporary Signage and Priority Traffic Measures

Temporary signage indicating a speed limit of 70 km/hr has been installed. Priority traffic signs, such as one-lane bridge indicators, have been placed at the culverts, giving priority to southbound traffic.

Ongoing Monitoring and Potential Road Closures

Council will closely monitor the situation to ensure public safety. For updates, please visit our website at or follow us on Facebook. For further inquiries or assistance, please contact CDC at or 06 379 4030.