Poipoia te kākano kia puawai
Nuture the seed and it will blossom
24 free hours for 3 years and over ( 4 full days) If your child is 3 years old or over and you attest to 20ECE hours at Nature Kids.
2 mornings free for 2 year-olds If your child is eligible for the highest rate of WINZ Childcare Subsidy.
Check if you are eligible for a WINZ Childcare Subsidy or give us a call on 03 528 8700
Contact us if you are interested in finding out more about enrolling your 2 to 6 year-old in Nature Kids Early Childhood Education Centre in Motueka.
- Opened Tuesday June 4th 2013
- 8.45 to 3.15 Monday to Friday full day
- 8.45 to 12.15 Monday to Friday morning sessions
- Registered for 29 children
- Teacher Ratio 1 to 8
- Fees $6.50 per hour
- 20 ECE hours available (Link to information about 20 ECE hours)
- WINZ subsidies available (Link to Information about Childcare Subsidies)
- Nature-Based Early Childhood Education
Download Ministry of Health Guideline for reducing food related choking in young children
And our Child Protection Policy is available as well as a downloadable pdf file
We observe Aotearoa New Zealand school terms, Nelson Anniversary and statutory holidays.
Term Times for 2021:
Term 1: Monday 25th January to Friday 16th April
Nelson anniversary day — Monday 3 February
Waitangi Day (observed) - Monday 8 February
Easter: Good Friday - 2 April
Easter Monday - 5 April
Term 2: Monday 3rd May to Friday 9th July
Queen’s Birthday - Monday 7 June
Term 3: Monday 26th July to Friday 1st October
Term 4: Monday 18th October to TBA
Labour Day - Monday 25 October,