Galatea Playcentre is a rural centre.  We have a large outdoor area that can challenge all ages.  With swings, large sandpit, vegetable garden, orchard, playground, playhouse, bikes and sports equipment, hill an landscaped garden areas, that children an whanau have free range in. 

Our centres building house’s the art, family play, blocks, music, puzzles, library, kitchen for cooking, carpentry we have everything at your childs finger tips so as to feed an grow there desire to ask why.

Our centre has a relaxed feeling we support our tamariki to become confident, competent self-directed learners through play based around their interests. Our children gain knowledge through play, participation and positive guidance.

Our Children’s curiosity and creativity is nurtured through the fun range of experiences provided … no two days at Playcentre are the same.

Our children develop nurturing and social skills which have lifelong benefits. Siblings attend together, allowing older children to mentor younger children and practise empathy and caring.

Our parental relationships developed through Playcentre provide support from parents and help them develop new parenting and life skills.

Our parents are actively involved in providing our children’s learning programmes. The high adult to child ratio allows a good balance for group and individual support during each session.

There is no other organisation for early childhood education and family development quite like it in the world. Thousands of kiwi children, and their parents too, have grown up with Playcentre … book in for your three visits today and come and join the fun.


We offer 3 free visits before you request to enrol

Address & Contact

4947 Galatea Road
Murupara 3079
[email protected]
07-366 4092 and 027 880 2717

Open Times

Tuesday 9.30am - 1.30pm
Thursday 9.30am - 1.30pm

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