While the Council strives to ensure that Pinnacle Road to the summit of kunanyi / Mount Wellington is open at all times, sometimes this is not possible due to heavy snowfalls and/or icy conditions.
Always check the road and weather conditions before you go and follow these important safety tips.
The road is inspected daily from 7.30am to ensure it is safe for public use.
Snow clearing underway on Pinnacle Road – May 2015.
Images: Pete Harmsen
For more information on kunanyi / Mount Wellington road status:
- phone (03) 6278 0200
- listen to local radio station reports