Bell Block Pohutukawa


39 Murray Street, Bell Block 4312



Monday to Friday

Kindergarten Day: 8:45am – 2:45pm

Morning Session: 8:45am – 12:45pm

Afternoon Session: 12.45pm – 2.45pm



The staff at Bell Block Pohutukawa Kindergarten consists of a teaching team of four and a Kindergarten Administrator.

The group size is a maximum of 30 children aged 2- 6 years.



Ph (06) 755 0130 | Mobile (027) 811 3527 |



20 hours free from 2 years old. $2.00 per hour for additional hours* (Note: $6.00 per hour if you have attested any of your 20 ECE hours at another service)

TERM DATES- Now open for 15 more days of kindergarten in 2019

Term One:      Wednesday  23rd  January to Thursday 18th April

Term Two:      Monday 29th April to Friday 12th July

Term Three:   Monday 22nd July to Friday 4th October

Term Four:      Monday 14th October to Friday 20th December

We have an early childhood curriculum designed to support your child’s learning.

We explore and discover

  • Gardening
  • Conservation of creatures great and small
  • The world of literacy, maths, science, biology, technology, music, drama and dance

We learn to

  • Be curious, investigate and explore
  • Use all of our senses
  • Develop confidence
  • Solve big and little questions

Photographs and written words are displayed in children’s personal Reflective Journals to communicate the significance and depth of their learning.

At Bell Block Pohutukawa Kindergarten we celebrate – enthusiasm, amazement and friendship.