Key Info

Services | Ratonga

Opening Hours:

Monday to Friday 8am – 4.30pm


We offer 3 different types of bookings:

  • AM session – a minimum of 3 hours up until 12.30pm
  • PM session – a minimum of 3 hours commencing at 12.00/12.30pm
  • Full day – a minimum of 6 hours

Children must be enrolled for a minimum of 2 bookings on separate days. This helps to ensure the child develops a sense of belonging and confidence in our learning environment.


We are closed for all statutory holidays.
We close for 3 weeks over the Christmas/New Year period. These dates are available at the beginning of the year.
No fees are charged for the 3 weeks closure over Christmas.


We charge an hourly fee of $6.00.
Fees are charged for all absences, except over the Christmas period.
We offer 20 Hours ECE for 3 years and over

Our message to you

Thanks for taking the time to get a glimpse of who we are. We would love you to visit our centre so you can learn more about us and we can about you.

Just pop in.

If you are interested in enrolling your child at New Brighton Community Preschool and Nursery Inc, please get in contact.

Years Strong

Nursery Ratio

Hours ECE 3yo

Preschool Ratio

Get In Touch

Location: 109 Beresford Street, New Brighton, Christchurch, 8061, New Zealand

Phone: 03 388 7333

Mobile: 027 388 7331

Opening Hours: Monday - Friday, 8am - 4.30pm