Onerahi is a seaside suburb approximately 7km’s southeast of Whangarei City and is situated on the Whangarei Harbour. We have a diverse multicultural population with a strong sense of community. This community is serviced by two local primary schools which the kindergarten has close relationships with.

We have a warm and welcoming atmosphere, a large, safe and inspiring natural environment and are well resourced. We provide a stimulating, challenging programme based on children’s strengths and interests, and help prepare them for lifelong learning. We are committed to environmental sustainability through our vegetable garden, worm farm, composting, and recycling programmes.

We are an all day Kindergarten with a roll of 40 children. We have 4 registered teachers with a ratio of 1:10. We are proud to be a fees free Kindergarten. We work closely with the local primary schools to help children transition to school.

2021 Term Dates are:

Term 4: Monday 18th October to Monday 20th December.

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Onerahi Kindergarten

Kindergarten Hours

Monday to Friday 8.30am – 2.30pm

Childcare Fees

We are proud to be a FEES FREE Kindergarten! We offer 30 hours free ECE hours for 3 – 5 year olds

Kindergarten Dates

Opening Date
Thursday 13 January 2022
Teacher Day 1
Thursday 23 June 2022
Teacher Day 2
Monday 29 August 2022
Week Closure
Monday 18 to Friday 22 July 2022
NKA Closure Date 1
Friday 29 April 2022
NKA Closure Date 2
Friday 14 October 2022
Closing Date
Wednesday 21 December 2022
Term 2
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Term 3
Term 4
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