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Playgroups in Auckland

Find a local playgroup to go to with your babies, toddlers or kids under 5 in Auckland, New Zealand.

Playgroups provide both play, social and learning opportunities for children as well as being an informal support network for parents. There are different types of playgroups in New Zealand. Some have a primary focus on maintaining culture, language or philosphical approaches such as Pasifika and Montessori playgroups.  Playgroups are usually run by parents and meet for 1 to 5 sessions per week.

Central Auckland Playgroups

Bharitya Samaj Charitable Trust Multicultural Playgroup

Mt Roskill War Memorial Hall, 13 May Road, Mount Roskill, Auckland

Brasileirinho Musicas e Brincadeiras – Brazilian Portuguese Speaking Playgroup

100 Saint Heliers Bay Road, St Heliers

Ellerslie  Playgroup

Cnr of Ramsgate and Finlay Street, Ellerslie, Auckland

Kid’s Club

Royal Oak Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 48 Mount Smart Road, Royal Oak

Epsom Roskill Plunket Playgroups

50 Buckley Road,  Royal Oak, Auckland

German Speaking Playgroup

510 Richmond Road, Grey Lynn, Auckland

Grey Lynn Kidlets Playgroup

Grey Lynn Community Centre, 510 Richmond Road, Grey Lynn, Auckland

Hay Park Play Group – Auckland Kindergarten Association

670 Richardson Road, Mount Roskill, Auckland

Kohimarama Playgroup

Kohimarama Clinic, 24 Kohimarama Road

Lynfield Community Playgroup

35 The Avenue, Lynfield, Auckland
Lynfield Community Playgroup

Meadowbank Playgroup

Tahapa Hall, Tahapa Crescent, Meadowbank, Auckland

Montessori Playgroup

St Paul’s Church, 12 St Vincent Avenue, Remuera and
Glendowie Community Centre, Crossfield Road, Glendowie

Mt Albert Community Playgroup

YMCA building Rattray Room,773 New North Rd, Mount Albert

Mt Eden Playgroup

Balmoral Baptist Church,1 Queens Avenue, Auckland

Mt Eden Playgroup

Balmoral Baptist Church,1 Queens Avenue, Auckland

Onehunga Plunket Playgroup

Onehunga Plunket, 190 Trafalgar Street, Onehunga, Auckland

One Tree Hill Playgroup

174 Green Lane West, Greenlane, Auckland

Orakei Plunket Playgroup

14 Kupe Street, Orakei, Auckland

Owairaka Childrens Playgroup

99 Richardson Road, Auckland

Parnell Childrens Playgroup

192 Parnell Road, Parnell, Auckland

Playgroup at Somerville Church

497 Remuera Road, Remuera, Auckland

Playtime by Gym Kids

Leys Institute, 20 St Marys Road, Ponsonby, Auckland

Point Chevalier Playgroup

Scout Hall, 93a Moa Road, Point Chevalier, Auckland

Ponsonby Playgroup

20 Ponsonby Terrace

Remuera Plunket Playgroup

St Pauls Church, 12 St Vincent Avenue, Remuera, Auckland

Safari Central Multicultural Playgroup

Lynfield Recreation & Youth Centre, 16 Griffen Park Road, Lynfield, Auckland
Free entry. English classes provided, van pick up available, morning tea provided.

Sandringham Community Playgroup

18-20 Kitchener Road, Sandringham, Auckland

St Heliers Focus Playgroup

Glendowie Community Centre, Crossfield Road, Glendowie
Facebook page: St-Heliers-Focus-Playgroup

East Auckland Playgroups

All Saints Playgroup

Corner of Selwyn Road and Cook Street, Howick, Auckland

Bounce & Beyond Playgroup

10A Kerwyn Avenue, East Tamaki

Cession Playgroup

The Depot, Sir Lloyd Drive, Lloyd Elsmore Park, Howick

Russian Playgroup

16 Swan Cres, Pakuranga, Auckland
Facebook group page: mlkids

Safari East Multicultural Playgroup 

Panmure Community Centre, 7-13 Pilkington Road, Panmure, Auckland
Free entry. English classes provided, van pick up available, morning tea provided.

Sing n’ Sprout  @ East City Wesleyan Playgroup

219 Burswood Drive, Botany, Auckland
Facebook: ecwplaygroup

St Columba Playgroup in Botany

480 Ti Rakau Drive, Botany Downs, Auckland

North Shore and North Auckland Playgroups

Beachaven – Kaipatiki Winter Fun Free Preschool Series 

Beach Haven Birkdale Residents Hall, 336 Rangatira Road, Beach Haven

Beach Haven Busy Bees Plunket Playgroup

Ratepayers Hall, Rangatira Road, Beach Haven

Birkenhead Busy Bees Plunket Playgroup

Rawene Centre, 33 Rawene Road, Birkenhead, North Shore

Browns Bay Community Playgroup

St Annes Hall, Corner Glencoe and Beach Road, Browns Bay

Cheeky Monkeys Mairangi Bay Plunket Playgroup

Mairangi Bay Beach Volleyball Centre, 65 Maxwilton Drive, Mairangi Bay, North Shore, Auckland

Greenhithe Playgroup

Greenhithe Village Hall, Greenhithe

Meadowood Playgroup

Meadowood Community House, Unsworth Heights

Northcote Point – The Winter Fun Free Preschool Series 

Northcote War Memorial Hall, Rodnew Road, Northcote Point

North Shore Russian Playgroup

55 Meadowood Drive, Unsworth Heights, North Shore.
Facebook group page: North Shore Russian Playgroup – ML Kids

Preschool Play Mornings in Belmont

The Rose Centre, School Road, Belmont

Summer Fun Preschool Play

Windsor Reserve, King Edward Parade, Devonport; AND
Bayswater Park, Bayswater Avenue, Bayswater,

St Mary’s Community Playgroup

St. Mary’s Parish Hall, 117 Onewa Road, Auckland

Torbay Community Playgroup

St Mary’s by the Sea Community Hall, 168 Deep Creek Rd, Torbay, Auckland 0630, New Zealand
Facebook: Torbaycommunityplaygroup 

Warkworth Plunket Playgroup

Springboard Community Works, 58 Hamatana Road, Snells Beach, Auckland
Warkworth Plunket 

South Auckland Playgroups

Anchorage Park Playgroup

Anchorage Park Community House, 16 Swan Crescent, Pakuranga, Auckland

Mangere Bridge Playgroup

Mangere Bridge Plunket Rooms, 5 Taylor Road, Mangere Bridge, South Auckland

Oasis Playgroup

Pukekohe Anglican Church Hall, 43 Queen Street, Pukekohe

Otara Tupu Explores Plunket Playgroup

Clover Park Community House, 16A Israel Aenue, Clover Park
Otara Plunket Playgroup

Panama Road Play Group – Auckland Kindergarten Association

139 Panama Road, Otahuhu, South Auckland

Papsda Playgroup

Papatoeote SDA Community Church, 16 Puhunui Road, Papatoeote, Manukau

Papatoetoe Little Troopers Playgroup

Papatoetoe War Memorial Library, 30 Wallace Road, Papatoetoe, South Auckland

Paparimu Playgroup

Paparimu Community Hall, 345 Paparimu (next to Paparimu School)
Facebook: Paparimu Playgroup 

Safari South Multicultural Playgroup

PACT Building, 311 Great South Road, Papatoetoe, Auckland
Free entry. English classes provided, van pick up available, morning tea provided.

Shooting Stars Playgroup

Community Hall, 11 Inverell Avenue, Wiri

Timeout Playgroup

Connect Baptist Church, 75 Everglade Drive, Manukau

Family at the Safari Playgroup
Safari Multicultural Playgroup

West Auckland Playgroups

Avondale Plunket Playgroup

Avondale Community Centre, 99 Rosebank Road, Avondale

German Speaking Playgroup

Ranui Community Centre, 474 Swanson Road

Glendene Coffee Group

Glendene Community Hub, 82 Hepburn Rd, Glendene
West Auckland Plunket

Green Bay Life Church Playgroup

14 Vardon Road, Green Bay, West Auckland


Himawari Japanese Playgroup

58 Summerland Drive, Henderson, West Auckland

Kelston Girls Play Group – Auckland Kindergarten Association

Lynwood Road, Kelston, West Auckland

Little Monkeys Playgroup

Te Atatu Peninsula Community Centre, Te Atatu Peninsula
Facebook group

Lincoln Heights Playgroup – Auckland Kindergarten Association

16 Keegan Drive, Massey,  West Auckland

Massey Monkeys Plunket Playgroup

Massey Community House, 385 Don Buck Road, Massey

 New Lynn Plunket Playgroup

New Lynn Community House, New Lynn, Auckland

NZRL New Lynn Stags Playgroup

Lawson Park, Corner Willerton and Seabrook Avenue, New Lynn

Oratia Playgroup

Oratia Small Hall, 565-567 West Coast Road, Oratia map
Facebook: Oratiaplaygroup

Pasifka Beatz – Pate Pate Music & Playgroup Te Atatu Peninsula 

500Te Atatu Road, Te Atatu Peninsula, Auckland

Pisces Road Playground

Glen Eden Community House, 13 Pisces Road

Rudolf Steiner Playgroup

5 Helios Place, Laingholm, Auckland

Safari West Multicultural Playgroup Henderson

Henderson Baptist Church, 329 Great North Rd, Henderson, West Auckland
Free entry. English classes provided, van pick up available, morning tea provided.

Titirangi Rudolf Steiner Playgroup

5 Helios Place, Titirangi, West Auckland