DIRECTIONS TO 'THE FERNS' FROM AUCKLAND INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
- Approximately 25 minutes -
From the airport follow signs northbound to Auckland City. Continue on motorway along Hugh Watt Drive - go into the right hand lane and ignore all turnoffs until you see 'Hillsborough Road', go past the Queenstown Road (city) turnoff, up a hill then turn left into 'Hillsborough Road' (heading west)
Continue on Hillsborough Road for about 3 Kms, passing 'Countdown' Supermarket on the left. When you reach the Blockhouse Bay shops roundabout, follow Route 15 signs to 'Titirangi' Go straight through - (stay left to the centre lane) and over into Kinross Street. (still on Route 15). Take Kinross Street to its end - a T junction where it meets Portage Road. (follow signs to Titirangi or Route 15).
Turn left then immediately vere right into 'Godley Road'. Continue on Godley Road, through the Green Bay shops to the end. At this T junction turn left into 'Titirangi Road'. (Hwy 24) The next street on the left is 'Park Road' - there is also a sign for 'St Francis Church'. 'The Ferns' is number 81 (A & B).
Continue on Park Road - past 'Otitiori Bay Road' (on left) and when you see 'Titirangi Beach Road' (second on the left) - you are almost there. 'The Ferns' is diagonally opposite (on the right hand side). See the small sign on the tree. Drive through the overgrown wooden gate up the hill. If you are staying at 'The Chalet' park in the carport which says 'Chalet Parking' ,Walk up to the main house to get the key.
The 'Countdown' Supermarket on Hillsborough Road is open 24 hours should
you require to purchase anything en route. The 'New World' Supermarket
at Green Bay and Titirangi are open until 8pm.Breakfast provisions including
milk and bread will be in The Chalet for your breakfast in the morning.
Directions to The Ferns from within Titirangi