Desert Road closed due to snow
NZ Police CommCens Alert 04:00 22-06-2006
Location of incident: Desert Road and Rimutaka
Incident Type: Roading update
The Desert Road is closed due to snow. An
alternate route is SH48>SH4>SH47.
The Rimutaka Hill Road
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