Papakura Early Learning Centre He Taua

Out There, Around Here.

We love to learn, and we love to play at YMCA Papakura Early Learning Centre

Haere mai, and welcome to YMCA Papakura Early Learning Centre, where we learn lots, and have heaps of fun!

Our early learning centre in Papakura has everything your little one could need. We have an abundance of exciting activities and fully licensed teachers who are passionate about educating.

We provide a place for tamariki to have a fun in a multicultural environment, and Te Reo and Tikanga Maori hold a special place within our excellent facilities.

When your child attends YMCA Papakura Early Learning Centre, they become part of our centre whanau; we’re certain they will love our early learning centre in Papakura just as much as we do.

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50 Settlement Road, Papakura

Located at Mansell Senior School

(Entry From Onslow Road)


0800 003 795


We Are A Licensed Childcare & Education Provider


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Weekends & Public Holidays

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20 Hours Free ECE

YMCA Early learning centres offer the 20 ECE hours free for all children aged 3 and over

Fully Licensed

Our facility is a fully licensed childcare and education facility under the Ministry of Education for children aged 6 months - 5 years

MOE Audited & Accredited

Our early learning centres are audited and accredited by the Ministry of Education

Qualified Staff

Our staff are fully trained, professionally qualified and committed to on-going personal development

On-Site Parking

Parking available on-site for drop-off and collection

Cheese Scones

"We also provide healthy meals which are in line with the Healthy Heart Foundations recommendations."

Home Cooked Meals Early Learning papakura

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