Directions: 1. Once in Taumarunui, head northwest (towards BP/McDonalds) on the main street (Hakiaha St) 2. Cross bridge and turn right onto State Highway 4 3. The Mackintosh Shearing base will be 1.8km on the right
Directions: 1. Once in Taihape, head North on SH1 for 2 km. 2. Turn right down Abbatoir Road. 3. The base is on the right at the bottom of the hill, by the river.
Getting Here for Foreigners:
Mackintosh Shearing is based in the Central North Island of New Zealand. If you are a foreigner, you will be arriving in Auckland International Airport. Contact the operations manager, Charlie, on +64272511111 either once you are in Auckland, or before you get into the country. He will pick you up upon arrival in Taumarunui.
InterCity Bus Service The InterCity Bus service runs a daily bus from Auckand airport to Taumarunui every day for between $30 - $60 8.05am: Departing from Auckland International/Domestic Airport) 1.55pm: Arriving in Taumarunui