Community Kindy The Bay

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Community Kindy The Bay is located on Welcome Bay Road, just a short distance away from Welcome Bay School and a 5 minute walk to the local parks.

Our education and childcare centre is purpose built and prides itself in the beautiful, natural environment and well established gardens within our grounds. Our warm and nurturing centre offers the perfect environment for your child to flourish and give them a chance to explore and discover.

We cater for children over 2 years old and have quality education programmes tailored to your child’s needs.

Our experienced and passionate teachers are focused on fostering strong relationships with the children and also families. We have great teacher to child ratios which gives every child the attention and detail the deserve.

Community Kindy The Bay is perfectly situated for easy drop off and pick ups and located close to local schools which support excellent transition to school for children. Our centre offers the unique Be School Ready initiative which helps the transition to school and helps them develop the skills and knowledge needed to become a competent, confident life-long learner.

We look forward to meeting you and your child.

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Welcome to Community Kindy The Bay

kind words from our parents


The staff are awesome, the environment is safe, communication is always approachable, the day trips are well catered for, the centre provides a stress-free play to enjoy, meeting other parents and comparing learning strategies is also encouraged…. Overall I think they’re doing a wonderful job…… my grandchildren love it


Community Kindy The Bay is the best kept secret. The staff are incredible, it’s amazing to see their faces light up each time I drop my son off. I recommend the facility to all my local friends.


My son attended Community Kindy The Bay for over two years and is now off to School. My oldest daughter has been attending the Centre for over a year. And they LOVE it and so do we. We have tried a number of different centres in the area and found some very concerning problems with them. But at the Kindy the teachers are kind, caring our kids love them and very welcoming. We feel completely safe leaving our kids there.


Visiting the Butterfly Garden

The children from Community Kindy The Bay had an amazing discovery time when they explored the butterfly garden at Te Puna Quarry Park. The children’s observation skills were impressive and it was so meaningful to see the butterflies dream environme

Bug Hunt

Here at Community Kindy the Bay we love searching for bugs and observing our forever changing natural surroundings. Last week our tamariki and whanau ventured out in the bush to sustain the interest in creatures and foster for children’s curiosity.

Boat fun

The teachers at Community Kindy The Bay wanted to build on the children’s love of floating boats in the water trough, we dug a big hole in the sandpit so that the tamariki could  sit in a boat and feel what it is like t...