Playcentre in Wellington, Hutt Valley Porirua,
Kāpiti & the Wairarapa

Te Marua Playcentre

7 Emerald Hill Drive
Birchville, Upper Hutt


Our centre adjoins the Birchville Park playground and wildfowl nature reserve.

Our centre offers children a wide variety of play areas: playdough; sand; water; painting; messy play; blocks; books; puppets; carpentry; clay; collage; exploratory play and science; family play and fantasy; junk and construction; puzzles; music; and physically active play. We have a large sandpit, swings, slide, climbing equipment, outdoor stage and a variety of 'ride on' vehicles including tricycles and balance bikes.

The centre provides morning tea for the children at General Sessions (Monday to Thursday). This may consist of fruit, crackers, cheese, biscuits and sometimes baking.

If you would like to come and visit, please give us a call to arrange a time. We love to meet new families from Te Marua/Mangaroa Valley, Birchville and throughout Upper Hutt!

Monday  9.30am-12.00pm
Tuesday  9.30am -12.00pm
Wednesday  9.30am -12.00pm
Thursday  9.30am-12.00pm
Friday  9:15am-12:45pm (Tamariki Nui)

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