Directions

GETTING HERE

From the south and State Highway 1

Turn right onto Rewa Rewa Road (signs for Whangarei/Route 1) which becomes Kioreroa Road, and drive 3.1 km. Turn left onto Port Road for .3 km. At the roundabout, go straight along Port Road until you reach Te Matau A Pohe bridge for .6 km. Continue onto Dave Culham Drive for .9 km. At the roundabout, take the second exit onto Riverside Drive. Follow Riverside Drive straight onto Onerahi Road. After 6.2 km, turn left at the roundabout in Onerahi onto Whangarei Heads Road. Drive 7 km along the harbourfront. Turn right on Scott Road, and follow it .8 km to the water and the Blue Heron.

From I-site Information Centre at Tarewa Park

Follow State Highway 1 past i-Site, and follow signs to Whangarei City Centre and Whangarei Heads by turning right onto Tarewa Road. Continue straight on Walton Street to Dent Street. Turn left onto Dent Street, and after .2 km turn right at the lights on to the Hatea River Bridge and Riverside Drive. Follow Riverside Drive straight onto Onerahi Road. After 6.2 km, turn left at the roundabout in Onerahi onto Whangarei Heads Road. Drive 7 km along the harbourfront. Turn right on Scott Road, and follow it .8 km to the water and the Blue Heron.

From the north

Follow State Highway 1 south to the Kamo Road Intersection. Turn left onto Kamo Road. After 1.3 km turn left onto Nixon Street. After .5 km continue right onto Hatia Drive, and after 1.6 km turn left at the lights on to the Hatea River Bridge and Riverside Drive. Follow Riverside Drive straight onto Onerahi Road. After 6.2 km, turn left at the roundabout in Onerahi onto Whangarei Heads Road. Drive 7 km along the harbour then turn right on Scott Road, and follow to the water and the Blue Heron.

Bus

The Whangarei bus Station is located at Rose Street and is serviced by Intercity, Main Coachlines and Naked Bus, and CityLink.

Airport

Six kilometres from the Whangarei Airport at Onerahi, the airport is serviced by Air New Zealand, Great Barrier Airlines, SkyWork Helicopters and Ballistic Blondes Skydiving.

Directions


 

GETTING HERE

From the south or from I-site Information Centre at Tarewa Park…

Follow State Highway 1 past i-Site, and follow signs to Whangarei City Centre and Whangarei Heads by turning right onto Tarewa Road. Continue straight on Walton Street to Dent Street. Turn left onto Dent Street, and after .2 km turn right at the lights on to the Hatea River Bridge and Riverside Drive. Follow Riverside Drive straight onto Onerahi Road. After 6.2 km, turn left at the roundabout in Onerahi onto Whangarei Heads Road. Drive 7 km along the harbour front. Turn right on Scott Road, and follow it .8 km to the water and the Blue Heron.

From the north

Follow State Highway 1 south to the Kamo Road Intersection. Turn left onto Kamo Road. After 1.3 km turn left onto Nixon Street. After .5 km continue right onto Hatia Drive, and after 1.6 km turn left at the lights on to the Hatea River Bridge and Riverside Drive. Follow Riverside Drive straight onto Onerahi Road. After 6.2 km, turn left at the roundabout in Onerahi onto Whangarei Heads Road. Drive 7 km along the harbour then turn right on Scott Road, and follow to the water and the Blue Heron.

Bus

The City and Long Distance Bus Station in Whangarei is located at Rose Street and is serviced by both Intercity, Main Coachlines and Naked Bus.

Airport

The Whangarei Airport is only seven kilometres away at Onerahi, and both Air New Zealand and Salt Air service Whangarei - Air New Zealand flies into Whangarei as does Salt Air, Mountain Air, and Great Barrier Airlines.