With our emphasis on quality care in a warm homely atmosphere, your child is nurtured in a loving, caring and stimulating environment, with great qualified teacher to child ratios.
Our staff use the official NZ Sign Language, this is extremely helpful to develop early communication with all children before they develop more complex verbal skills.
Our online services
We know you're busy, so we have provided some quick ways to contact us or book a time. You can also download our enrollment form and find a link to out latest ERO report.
We provide a healthy range of meals and snacks for your child during their day at the centre.
12 hour, per week minimum for enrolment - Use the table below for reference
6 hours or less per day
$ 53 / day
All sessions include a cooked meal & snacks
6 - 7 hours per day
$ 60 / day
- 8:15am to 3:15pm
- 8:30am to 3:30pm
7 - 8 hours per day
$ 65 / day
- 8:00am to 4:00pm
- 8:15am to 4:15pm
- 8:30am to 4:30pm
- 9:00am to 5:00pm
- 9:15am to 5:15pm
8 - 9 1⁄2 hours per day
$ 75 / day
- 8:00am to 5:00pm
- 8:00am to 5:30pm
- 8:30am to 5:30pm
* We offer a "Holiday Rate" holding fee rebate of 50% for up to 3 weeks per year.
We recognise staff as our greatest asset, and we make every effort to recruit and retain the best possible early childhood staff to care for and educate your child. Our team of staff work in partnership with families to provide a service that meets the needs of the children, parents and the teaching team.
We recognise teachers as our greatest asset, and we make every effort to recruit and retain the best possible early childhood staff to care for and educate your child.
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