Location, Maps & Contact

Ko Awatea staff are located in several locations, with most at the Middlemore Hospital site. Ko Awatea’s Physical Location is:
Counties Manukau District Health Board (CMDHB)
Middlemore Hospital
Hospital Road

The administration office and three Centres of Excellence are based at in the Support Building (Building 30). The Ko Awatea Centre of Education and Innovation is Building 54.

Click here to download the PDF map of the hospital.

Public Transport

Bus and Train timetables are available from the Information Desk at the Main Entrance.

For more information go to AT or phone 09-366 6400 or
toll-free on 0800 10 30 80 if outside the local calling area.

By Bus

Bus stop 2024 (towards Otahuhu) and bus stop 2005 (towards Papatoetoe) are situated adjacent to the Middlemore train station on Hospital Rd. The most frequent routes are:
375 Botany to Airport via Otara, Middlemore, Mangere every 30 to 60 minutes Monday to Friday only.
575 Botany to Middlemore via Highbrook and Otara every 30 minutes Monday to Friday only.
328 Manukau City to Downtown via Massey Road every 60 minutes Monday to Saturday

By Train

Middlemore Station is serviced by both the Eastern and Southern Lines with trains arriving and departing approximately every 10-15 minutes Monday to Friday and every 30 minutes Saturday and Sunday.


Some cycle parking is available to the public at Middlemore Train station. Cycle stands are located at the base of the stairs of the over bridge on both sides of the tracks.

Driving Directions

The Hospital is well sign posted from the motorways.

Southern Motorway:
Southbound: Princes Street Exit
Northbound: East Tamaki Road Exit

South-Western Motorway:
From either direction: Massey Road Exit

Disabled Access

The disabled access is at the entrance of the Esme Green building side. A lift is also available at the centre of Ko Awatea.


Patients may be dropped off or picked up from outside the Main Entrance of the hospital. There are a small number of free short-term parks reserved for this purpose only. Please consider others and remove cars as soon as possible.

Mobility Parking: Spaces are located near most of the entrances around the hospital. Please ensure an authorised mobility parking pass is displayed at all times.

Parking for all other visitors is available in designated paid visitor parking spaces around the Middlemore Campus.

Daily Parking Charges:The first 15 minutes is free. There after it is $3.00 per hour up to a maximum of $15.00 per day.

Between 2.00 pm – 8.00 pm visitors can park for 30 minutes free of charge. The visitor must leave within the 30 minutes otherwise normal rates apply.

Hours of operation: 24 hours per day / 7 days a week

Contact & Feedback

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(09) 276 0000


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Opening hours

Ko Awatea Centre is open Monday – Friday from 7:00am to 5:00pm. Ko Awatea Centre is available for after hours and weekend bookings on request.

Ko Awatea Building (10)