The eastbound lanes of the Tauranga Eastern Link will be closed this Saturday,
Waka Kotahi Transport Agency says the lanes between Papamoa and Paengaroa will be closed between 6am and 1pm.
"The eastbound lanes of the motorway will be used as part of the cycle route for the Mount Festival of Multisport.
"The alternative route for motorists during this time will be via the Te Puke Highway."
The westbound lanes will remain open and people can expect to see cyclists in the opposing lanes.
"Minor delays may be experienced during this time and traffic management will be in place at the Domain Road interchange and Paengaroa roundabout.
"Waka Kotahi thanks motorists for their patience."
For up to date information on road works, traffic, detours and delays, motorists are encouraged to visit the Waka Kotahi Journey Planner website journeys.nzta.govt.nz.
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