La Verna Franciscan Retreat Centre

Come to a quiet place and rest awhile

Directions to us

Phone: 016-987 2878

Cell: 082 855 8775

Fax: 086 511 7352

E-mail: admin@laverna.co.za

Skype: ashley_tillek

WhatsApp: 082 855 8775

BBM: 7C58C968

 Coming from Durban

 

After you passed the Engin Garage on the N3 just after the Villiers toll gate look out for the first Vereeniging sign board, branch off toward the left and turn left at this point. Follow the road to Vereeniging. Just be careful and note that you have to turn left at the LAND ROVER garage and continue straight on towards Vereeniging. You will know when you in Vereeniging, that is once you pass the Riviera Family Resort and Hotel with Golf Course, continue pass this place which is on your left until you get to the 4 way stop. Here you will turn right and go through the first set of lights keeping left at the second set of lights i.e, Voortrekker Rd here you must turn left. Follow this road and go through all the traffic lights and look out for the Vanderbijlpark signs. Follow these or just continue straight on until you see the Pick and Pay Hypermarket in Vanderbijlpark.  Follow this road and go through all the traffic lights the first set of lights will be at the Pick & Pay (You will see it on you left hand side) continue through another five sets more and go straight on for another +/- 11km until you see the Village Manor Hotel and a Q10 petrol station on your right hand side. Follow the road for another 2,3km and look out for the signs: Parys R42(R59), Barrage Police Station and Erina. At these signs turn left and follow the road for another 2.4km. look out for a sign Barrage or Potchefstroom at this sign turn right and immediately left at the cross with the white corpus and La Verna signs.

 

Coming from Germiston

Follow the directions to the N12 toward Durban/ Kimberley. Follow this road and look out for the R59 towards Vereeniging. Follow this road for +/- 45 km and look out for the road that branch off towards Vanderbijlpark. Follow this road and go through all the traffic lights the first set of light will be at the Pick & Pay (You will see it on you left hand side) continue through another five sets more and go straight on for another +/- 11 km until you see the Village Manor Hotel and a Q10 petrol station. Follow the road for another 2,3km and look out for the signs: Parys R42(R59), Barrage Police Station and Erina. At these signs turn left and follow the road for another 2.4km. look out for a sign Barrage Police station or Potchefstroom at this sign turn right and immediately left at the cross with the white corpus and La Verna signs.

 

And from Pretoria / Johannesburg 

Follow N1 (Ben Schoeman) to Bloemfontein. Pass through the Grasmere tollgate. Follow the N1 for another +/- 42 km. Look out for exit number 9 (Vanderbijlpark / Potchefstroom) at this sign turn left.

Please do not take the Vanderbijlpark/Sasolburg with this sign you will get lost 

Follow the road for another 2400m and turn right at Loch Vaal / Erina/ sign. Follow the road for 4.3 km until you get to a stop street and turn right towards Parys R42. Follow the road for 2,6km and turn left at the signs for (Barrage, Erina Parys and Police station) Follow the road for another 2,4km and look out for the signs: Barrage Police station or Potchefstroom at this sign turn right and immediately left at the cross with the white Corpus and La Verna signs.

 

So you want to come via the Golden Highway ok then here you go

Follow this road heading south toward Vanderbijlpark on the Golden Highway. Continue do not turn for Vanderbijlpark. Continue till the road comes to an end or T Junction with a dust road on the other side. At this point turn Right toward Parys on the R42 go straight on for another +/- 7 km until you see the Village Manor Hotel and a Q10 petrol station. Follow the road for another 2,3km and look out for the signs: Parys R42(R59), Barrage Police Station and Erina. At these signs turn left and follow the road for another 2.4km. look out for a sign Barrage Police station or Potchefstroom at this sign turn right and immediately left at the cross with the white corpus and La Verna signs.

 

Please feel free to phone if you think you are lost.

Chechk the signsWelcome to La VernaTurn right at this pointIt all pictures

Designed and  maintained by Br Ashley Tillek, OFM

Date:12/11/2013