Playgroups are an opportunity to come and meet new friends and interact in a safe and relaxed environment. There are numerous playgroups in Tauranga and you can find one in a suburb near you. Most of them are run by Plunket but there are many that are run by community groups. Most are free to attend and tea and coffee are provided for the parents.

Bethlehem Playgroup

Bring along your little ones and come and enjoy plenty of fun activities, toys, games music and some company. Gold coin donation – morning tea is provided for kids and adults.
WHEN: Tuesday 9.30 – 11.30am
ADDRESS: Bethlehem Community Hall, 239A State Highway 2, Bethlehem
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Mums and Bubs

Mums and Bubs is run by Multiples Bay of Plenty, a support and information network for expectant and existing parents of multiples (twins, triplets etc) and their families.
WHEN: Monday 10am – 12pm
ADDRESS: Otumoetai Plunket Clinic, 59 Otumoetai Rd, Otumoetai
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Mums and Bubs at Radius Matua

Playgroup held at Radius Matua Resthome. A great way to put a smile on a grans face while meeting other mums and bubs in a relaxed environment.
WHEN: Tuesday 10.30am – 11.30am
ADDRESS: Radius Matua Resthome, 124 Levers Rd, Matua
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Oropi Playgroup

Oropi Playgroup is a community playgroup run by a group of volunteer parents. All visitors are welcome to attend 3 free sessions to see if this is the right place for you and your children and if you decide to continue then you will placed on a roll.
WHEN: Tuesday and Thursday 9am – 12pm
ADDRESS: 1295 Oropi Road, Oropi
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Papamoa Beach Tavern Playgroup

Free playgroup where little ones can play and run free in the fenced courtyard. Weekly activities, follow their facebook page to stay up to date.
WHEN: Wednesday 10am – 12pm
ADDRESS: Papamoa Beach Tavern, 20 Domain Road, Papamoa
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St John’s Anglican Playgroup

St John’s Anglican Playgroup meets in the hall at St John’s Anglican Church
WHEN: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9.30 – 11.30am during the school term
ADDRESS: 94 Bureta Road, Otumoetai, Tauranga
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St Peters in the City Playgroup

WHEN: Thursday 9.30am – 12pm
ADDRESS: 130 Spring Street, Tauranga
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Welcome Bay Plunket Playgroup

WHEN: Thursday 9.30 – 11.30am
ADDRESS: Welcome Bay Plunket Clinic, 244 Welcome Bay Road
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