To reach Tea Gardens and Hawks Nest, follow the scenic route along the Barrington Coast. Whether driving or using public transport, the journey unveils picturesque landscapes. Head north on the Pacific Highway, take the Tea Gardens/Hawks Nest exit, and follow the signs to embrace the coastal charm. Alternatively, opt for a leisurely drive through the lush surroundings, making your way to this delightful twin destination for a perfect getaway.


Enter on to the F3 Freeway at Wahroonga, head north on the freeway for approx 1 hour and 15min until you come to the end of the freeway where you will find a round-a-bout.

From this point it should only take you approx 45min until you are in Tea Gardens/Hawks Nest. Turn right at the traffic lights follow the road past the BP Service Station and Hungry Jacks
which are both located on the left hand side of the road. Keep following the road around to the right, follow the highway until you go over the train line and come to an over head sign which state left lane Raymond Terrace, Taree. Stay in the left lane to go onto Hexham bridge, keep following the highway through Motto Farm past McDonalds and head straight through the next round-a-bout.

Bypass Karuah and stay on the highway for approx 15kms, the turn off to Tea Gardens/Hawks Nest is 1km past the United Service Station/Rest Area on the right hand side.

Follow the road for 10km before you will come into the township. To find our office you will come past the Post Office Box, Silks Hairdressing and the Marlin Marine and Tackle Store is on the Right hand side of the street. You need to turn left at the Marlin Marine and Tackle Store into Maxwell Street. 100 meters you will come to Marine Drive, Tea Gardens Hotel is on right hand side and our office is on the left. Look for the red hibiscus flowers. When you check in for your accommodation we will give you a street map to find the property that you are staying in.

We look forward to seeing you on arrival 🙂

Do not turn off towards Nelsons Bay, keep heading north towards Taree.