Directions to the ANSTO Discovery Centre


Directions to ansto discovery centre on a map
 Northern approach
  1. Take the M5 to the Fairford Rd exit which is marked with signs to Menai and Wollongong (please note that a toll is payable).
  2. Head south for approximately 14kms staying on Fairford Rd as it turns into Davies Rd, Alford’s Point Rd and New Illawarra Rd (all of these will be designated as Route 6).
  3. ANSTO will be on your left.

Southern approach 
  1. Take the Princes Highway to Engadine then turn into Heathcote Rd which is marked with signs to Menai and Liverpool.
  2. Head west for 5.4 kms and turn right onto New Illawarra Rd for 1.8 kms.
  3. ANSTO will be on your right.

To the Discovery Centre 
  1. Turn off New Illawarra Rd onto Rutherford Ave and proceed approximately 150 metres to a roundabout at the top of the small hill.
  2. If you are arriving by car, turn left (marked with signs to Motel Café) and then into one of the car parks immediately on your left or right.
  3. If arriving by bus*, turn left (marked with signs to Motel Café) and then park in the last bay of the car park on your left.
  4. Walk to the Discovery Centre which is directly opposite the Café next to Gate 19, using the footpaths and pedestrian crossings provided.

* In wet weather or if there are persons on your bus with mobility issues, please call (02) 9717 3090 for permission to park in the Discovery Centre forecourt.