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Looking for the best in childcare and early education for your young family? Why not enrol them at one of our early learning centres?

Te Wānanga o Aotearoa provides high-quality early childhood education and care to children of students, staff and communities. Each of our Whare Kōhungahunga (early learning centres):

  • has a high proportion of qualified and registered early childhood teachers (at least 80 percent of staff).
  • provides a learning environment embedded in Te Whāriki (the early childhood education curriculum).
  • offers competitive and comparative fees.
  • is registered with WINZ (for those who are eligible for a childcare subsidy)
  • provides 20 hours of early childhood education (ECE) each week for children three to six years old.
  • supplies healthy meals for all children at no extra cost.

Choose from one of our five centres:


Ngā Kākano o Te Mānuka
10 Canning Crescent
Manukau Campus
(09) 255 1408


Raroera Te Puāwai
Te Rapa Road
Raroera Campus
(07) 849 9742

Te Awamutu

Apakura Te Kākano
296 Factory Road
Apakura Campus
(07) 872 0419


Te Rau Oriwa, Gate 3
Tokoroa Hospital Grounds
Maraetai Road, Tokoroa
(07) 886 0324


Whare Āmai
630 Childers Road
Whirikoka Campus
06 869 2071

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