Waitara Central


18 Browne St, Waitara 4320



Monday – Friday

Kindergarten Day: 8:45am – 2:45pm

Morning Session: 8.45am – 11:45am

Afternoon Session: 11:45am – 2:45pm



The staff at Waitara Central Kindergarten consists of a teaching team of four,  a Kindergarten Administrator and a Van Driver.

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



Ph (06) 754 7190 | Mobile (027) 820 3776  |waitaracentral@kindergartentaranaki.co.nz



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 9 more days of kindergarten in 2019

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

Term Two:      Monday 29th April to Friday 5th July

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

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

Transport Service – provided (No charge)

Parent Stories:

  • “We have appreciated the time you have spent with Sam and the caring way you have nurtured, encouraged and enriched him. It is lovely to have our home sprinkled with all his Kindergarten creations. Sam has certainly gathered some treasured memories.” Carolyn.


Children’s Stories:

  • To all my teachers “I like your faces and your kind voices. I like talking to you and I like your faces once more.” Love from Sam


Visitors welcome, call in and see us today.