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Riverworks Report

Riverworks Report

Updated 2 December 2019 9:22am


Greater Wellington Regional Council

Flood Protection Operations River Works Schedule

Period 02 to 08 December 2019




Wairarapa Area



Lower Wairarapa Valley

Ruamahanga - Waihenga Bridge

Ruamahanga - Backwater Road

Ruamahanga upstream Waihenga Bridge

Ruamahanga - Moiki

Waiohine to Waihenga 2km downstream of Waiohine confluence

Gravel extraction

Gravel extraction

Gravel extraction   - Higgins    

Gravel extraction - P J Warren Contracting

Gravel extraction - Fulton Hogan     


Tauherenikau River


Gravel extraction - PJ Warren Earthmoving

Upper Ruamahanga River

1.8km Upstream Kokotau Bridge

1km Downstream Te Ore Ore Bridge

3km Downstream Gladstone Bridge (Ahiaruhe)

1.9km Downstream Waipoua/Ruamahanga Confluence

Gravel gryne and extraction - Parker Contracting

Gravel extraction - Croskery Contracting

Gravel extraction - Higgins Ltd

Gravel extraction - HIggins Ltd

Waiohine River         

1km Upstream Ruamahanga confluence

2km Upstream of SH2

2km Downstream SH2 to Rail Bridge

Gravel extraction - PJ Warren Contracting

Gravel extraction - Fulton Hogan

Beach recontouring/vegetation clearing

Waingawa River


No in channel work

Waipoua River


No in channel work

Other Wairarapa rivers & streams

No in channel work

Wellington Area


Hutt River

 Belmont below KGB

Wetlands Pilot

Other Wellington rivers  & streams


No in channel work

Kapiti Area



Otaki River

Gas Crossing

Gravel extraction

Waikanae River


No in channel work

Other Kapiti rivers & streams


No in channel work

No in channel work

note: This list is a general description of the work planned during the next week. Please contact Flood Protection staff for further detail. Completion of this work is dependent on weather conditions and contractor availability.  All work listed may not be completed in the following week.