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
Monday 9 January 2023
Teacher Day 1
Friday 2 June 2023
Teacher Day 2
Monday 21 August 2023
Week Closure
Monday 2 to Friday 6 October 2023
NKA Closure Date 1
Monday 24 April 2023
NKA Closure Date 2
Friday 13 October 2023
Closing Date
Wednesday 20 December 2023
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