New Somerset Centre Open Day Sunday 27th January 2019

A brand new, state of the art early childhood learning centre at 58 Somerset Rd, Mt Roskill

Open Day 27th January 2019 from 12.30 to 4.30 p.m.

Please come one and all!

Parents/families/whanua of children aged between 2 to 6 years are invited to join in on this very special occasion at 58 Somerset Road, Mount Roskill - right next to Mount Roskill Primary School.

Dr Parmjeet Parmar listed MP for the National Party will be our Chief Guest and will be opening the centre for us.

There will be an Official Opening Ceremony as well as cultural programmes, entertainment and activities for children and refreshments will be served.

If possible for catering purposes please confirm your attendance by mailing us on Or just pop in!

Somerset Centre offers the following:

  • Ages 2 to 6 years
  • Fianz Halal Certified & vegetarian menus available
  • High quality early childhood education
  • Strong transition to school programme
  • Registered with WINZ
  • 30 Free ECE hours available with free food; morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and late snacks
  • After school care
  • Morning Session Free: 7.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.
  • Afternoon Session Free: 12.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.
  • Full Day Childcare: 7.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.

First 50 full time enrolments will get 50% discount for six months.

Why choose us?


At Little Buddies Learning centre we have:

  • Full day 7am - 6pm, 0 - 6 years
  • 30 Free ECE hours and Winz approved
  • Nutritional meals (incl. vegetarian)
  • 100% Halal food
  • Excellent staff / child ratio
  • Strong transition to school programme
  • After school care

How much will it cost?

We offer free *30 ECE hours for full time children and part time/sessional children. In addition we offer 10% discount for the families enrolled at Mount Roskill Medical Centre. Have a look at our complete fees structure below.

* Childcare fees will differ depending on your hours and child’s age. Walk in to any of our centres or give us a call, we would be happy to discuss it with you.
* 30 hours free childcare includes 20 hours government subsidy +10 free hours we offer.
Weekly fee for under 3 for 7:am-6pm session $275.00
Weekly fee for under 3 (10% discount) for 7:am-6pm session $247.50
Daily rate for under 3 Years old for 7:am-6pm session $55.00
Daily rate for under 3 Years old (10% discount) for 7:am-6pm session $49.50
Weekly fee for those availing 20 hours ECE for 7:am-6pm session $170.00
Weekly fee for those availing 20 hours ECE (10% discount) for 7:am-6pm session $153.00
Siblings older siblings further 10% discount for 7:am-6pm session $138.00

Pay fees

The fee is preferably paid by automatic payment directly into our bank account.