Playgroup is currently taking a break.

Play Group runs on Wednesdays during term time. It starts at 9:30am at 40 Coles Cres, Papakura.

The playgroup philosophy is caregiver supervised, child directed play. We put out the activities, so you may enjoy our resources and facilities. We ask for a donation at the door and suggest $1 per child, or $2 per family.

Caregivers are able to arrive as early as 9.00am. 


  • 9am Coordinators and volunteers set up playgroup, parents are welcome to assist.

  • 9:15am to 9:45am arrive sign in, settle, put bag away. Espresso coffee, hot chocolate etc available for a small koha.
    ‘Free Play’  caregiver  supervised – child initiated play

  • 10:30am Tidy away toys 

  • 10:30am to 10:50am Morning tea at tables or mats for children (provided by caregivers in lunch box). 
    Morning tea provided for adults

  • 10:55am ball time while adults clean up food areas. 

  • 11:00am story time and birthday time

  • 11:15am music and dance, after ending song and children roll up mats to finish

  • 11:30am home