• A market leader with 19 centres in New Zealand, 21 in Australia and 9 in Indonesia, we have maintained our growth through established, robust systems, backed with experienced staff, thorough training and dedicated support.

      chipmunks-2016-20-anniversary-logoIn our 20 years of operation we have built trusted relationships with suppliers and continually strive to provide state-of-the-art playground equipment and facilities that are of the highest safety and operational standards.

      In addition, we have created our own brand ambassador, ‘Charlie’ the Chipmunk.

      Charlie helps us to engage with families further through branding, merchandise, and in-store activities and he remains our most popular birthday party host.

    • Why Invest with Chipmunks?

      Chipmunks Playland and Cafe franchisees are supported by a team of professional and talented people who are constantly refining and improving what is already a tried & tested formula.

      All our franchisees have the opportunity to generate revenue via multiple channels, including:

      • Pay for play entry
      • Exciting birthday party packages
      • Full service café
      • After hours functions
      • Group and school bookings
      • Branded merchandise sales
      • Casual drop and shop (subject to licensing)
      • Website and email marketing
      • Loyalty programme
      • Branded themed rides (optional)
      • Before and/or After School Care (subject to licensing)
      • Vacation/School Holiday Care (subject to licensing)

      Franchise owners who are committed to delivering fantastic customer service and are prepared to work hard experience a generous return on investment.

    • Tried & Tested Formula

      Chipmunks Playland& Café franchise is supported by a team of professional and talented people, who are constantly refining and improving what is already a tried and tested formula. Our carefully selected locations, pricing, operational policies and procedures take the hard work out of setting up a successful business.

      Customised Systems & Training

      Continuous improvement is a key component to the success of any business. All Chipmunks procedures, operational policies and methods are monitored and updated regularly to support the needs of our franchisees and customers.

      CM308Unique Playground & Installation Process

      With 49 stores globally, Chipmunks centres are unique in design. Installation is managed by a team of specialist installers who are qualified by our equipment manufacturers.

      All aspects of the design and layout of your centre are proven to maximise your income potential and deliver a fantastic playground experience for your customers.

    • Franchise licenses available now!


      Auckland – Hobsonville and Papakura


      New Plymouth

      Palmerston North


      We need an enthusiastic owner/operators to join our growing franchise.

      Apply now

      New Franchise Opportunity – The news is out, Chipmunks is heading to Napier!

      Chipmunks brand new centre in Napier will feature the latest playground equipment, updated menu and renowned birthday parties & after hours services.

      Pay for play entry, full service cafe and birthday parties are just some of the revenue streams available as a Chipmunks franchisee. There will also be an opportunity to offer after school and school holiday programmes – two services that are highly sought after in the region.

      This franchise will not last long and will suit a hard working owner/operator, living in the region who is looking for an opportunity to make their mark on with Chipmunks. We provide a turn-key solution and all training and systems is provided.

      Email our team now to avoid missing out or apply below:


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