Feb 192014
Newborn Baby

Now Accepting Babies And Toddlers

We now have spaces available for under 3 year old children

Newborn Baby

It seems so recent that your child was a tiny newborn wonder.  Now you have the challenge of finding care for them – where they will be treasured and cared for, and can learn to socialise with other young children.


We have recently opened our fully refurbished centre (more…)

Oct 312013



The letter below was recently sent to parents advising of our participation in The Heart Foundation’s Healthy Hearts Award:


Heart Foundation






Dear Parents/Caregivers/Whānau,


We are pleased to announce that we will be participating in the Heart Foundation’s Healthy Heart Award for
Early Childhood Education: Tohu Manawa Ora Kōhungahunga.

This innovative programme has supported hundred of Early Childhood Education Services to implement a
heart healthy environment – and now it is our turn! The healthy changes we make will be acknowledged by
the Heart Foundation’s Healthy Heart Award.

The Healthy Heart Award for Early Childhood Education programme emphasises the positive impact of early
childhood nutrition and physical activity on children’s current and future health and development.
Establishing healthy habits in early childhood years provides a foundation of lifelong health and well-being.

We trust you will support our involvement in this exciting programme, as your assistance and contribution will
help us to achieve our goal. Please look out for our updates!

If you would like to know more about the details of the Healthy Heart Award for Early Childhood Education:
Tohu Manawa Ora Kōhungahunga visit

www.heartfoundation.org.nz or feel free to talk with us directly.



Smiley Faces teaching team

Jun 192013

Childcare meets Animal Care

Our childcare centre in Upper Hutt has just wrapped up an extensive study of animals and animal care. We concluded the project by creating a model zoo using a wide range of materials to build the animals and their environment:

Childcare meets animal care - and we create a model zoo to end our project. Childcare Centre learns about animal care – and create a model zoo to end their (more…)