Getting to Waterbourne

Bussing to Waterbourne

  • Manukau to Waterbourne: Catch south train to Britomart station. Catch the NX1 to Akorgana. Walk to Akorgana stop D and catch bus 801 or 814 to Takapuna Stop A and walk down to Takapuna beach reserve. 
  • Hibiscus Coast, Albany, constellation, Sunnynook bus stations to Waterbourne: Catch the NX1 or NX2 bus to smales farm and walk to Takapuna beach which will take roughly 25mins. Alternatively, you can catch another bus from smales or Akorang to Takapuna beach. You can check all available routes at AT Journey planner.

Driving to Waterbourne

  • Get on state Hwy 1 and follow State Hwy 1 to Esmonde Road exit 420. Take Burns Ave and Bracken Ave to The Strand.
  • Free Parking available on nearby streets, The promenade, Anzac street, and Huron street. As well as Wilson Paid parking available closer to the beach and the strand. For more information and locations see the event map page and download the parking map. 
  • If ubering or getting a taxi we ask that you get dropped off at Hurstemere road, which is only a short walk from Takapuna beach.