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      Kids Play Centre Timaru

       

      Open 7 days a week, the Chipmunks indoor kids play centre Timaru offers hours of active play, unlimited fun and entertainment for children aged 0-11 years. Come and experience the fun and spend a day out with the family. Kids can play while you take a break in the cafe. Celebrate a birthday party or host an event; we’ve got all inclusive package options to suit any occasion and budget. Contact Chipmunks Playland and Cafe Timaru for more information or special requests Read More...

      Your kids will be entertained for hours at Chipmunks, no matter what day of the week it is! Your child will be active, learn and play through specially designed activities and state of the art playground facilities. Celebrate your child’s next birthday bash, host an event or hire Chipmunks playground for your own exclusive access. We’ve got a variety of all-inclusive party packages or private venue hire options available. Contact us for more info or to book your date!

      Chipmunks Timaru is convenient for residents of Timaru as well as other nearby Canterbury neighbourhoods.

      • Washdyke Flat
      • Sea Down
      • Pareora
      • St Andrews
      • Temuka
      • Pleasant Point

       

      Indoor Playground & Cafe

      We’re open 7 days so you and your family can come and have fun any day of the week! Let your child play freely, learn and explore in our indoor playground, through activities and social interaction. We’ve designed each area with dedicated age zones so children can play in a safe environment. Relax our onsite cafe offering an extensive range of food and drinks. Read more...

      Parents need a break too! At Chipmunks indoor play center Timaru we understand. That’s why we’ve placed our full service cafe in view of the playground so you can relax with a coffee while supervising your children play in the playground. Chipmunks is fully equipped with wheelchair access, baby change facilities and plenty of comfortable seating so you can stay all day.  Our specialised age zones including a baby zone, toddler zone and main children zone mean kids can play and interact with activities and other kids of the same ages and with our ‘pay for play’ entrance pass they can enjoy the facilities for hours. All our staff are specially trained in health and safety policies should they need to assist in the unlikely event of an emergency.

      Chipmunks indoor playground. Unlimited play all day! Adults & under 1’s entry is always FREE!

      • General Admission
        1 – 2 Years $4.90
        3 – 11 Years $9.90
        Includes weekends, school holidays, public holidays & teacher only days.
      • School Day 
        3 – 11 Years $5
        Includes Monday to Friday, school term only. Excludes school holidays, public holidays & teacher only days.

       

      Children’s Birthday Parties

      A birthday is a big deal to a child! Celebrate it in style at Chipmunks kids play centre Timaru. Choose from one of our cool character themed party packages and let our expert staff help you plan a day that’s stress free for you and memorable for your child and guests. View Packages and Pricing...

      Our staff know how to throw a great party! Let them help you plan your little ones special day with one of our all inclusive party packages. There’s plenty of options so whatever your child wishes we’ll customise a package to suit your budget. Packages include character themed partyware, munch meals for kids with additional extras available such as a cake, adult food platters or a special visit from Charlie Chipmunk. We’re known for one of a kind birthday parties that are simple to plan, stress free and fun for everyone.

      Birthday Party Themes Include:

      • Superhero
      • Fairy Princess
      • Jungle
      • Pirate
      • Charlie the Chipmunk
      • Outer Space
      • Mermaid

      OR Inquire with Chipmunks Timaru to personalise a kid’s party theme.

      🎉 Birthday Basic
      Economical Option
      $160
      Up to 8 Children Including Birthday Child
      (Additional child $19.90)
      Entry for up to 8 children (including birthday child)
      Use of party room for up to 1 hour
      Chipmunks Party Meal & Drink for each child
      Chipmunks branded lollies
      Themed Party Gear including invitations, hats, blowers & plates
      Unlimited stay & play on party day
      Reserved space in cafe for guests (1 hour prior to arrival)
      Birthday child receives a birthday certificate with bonus free return entry
      🎉 Birthday Bash
      Most popular option
      $250
      Up to 8 Children Including Birthday Child
      (Additional child $24.90)
      Entry for up to 8 children (including birthday child)
      Use of party room for up to 1 hour
      Chipmunks Party Meal & Drink for each child
      Chipmunks branded lollies
      Themed Party Gear including invitations, hats, blowers & plates
      Unlimited stay & play on party day
      Reserved space in cafe for guests (1 hour prior to arrival)
      Chipmunks party host to ensure a fun & relaxed party for all
      Birthday child receives a birthday certificate with bonus free return entry
      Premium gift for birthday child
      Choice of 1 adult food platter
      Visit from Charlie Chipmunk
      Birthday cake with candles
      🎉 Birthday Bonanza
      Ultimate party package
      $350
      Up to 8 Children Including Birthday Child
      (Additional child $34.90)
      Entry for up to 8 children (including birthday child)
      Use of party room for up to 1 hour
      Chipmunks Party Meal & Drink for each child
      Chipmunks branded lollies
      Themed Party Gear including invitations, hats, blowers & plates
      Unlimited stay & play on party day
      Reserved space in cafe for guests (1 hour prior to arrival)
      Chipmunks party host to ensure a fun & relaxed party for all
      Birthday child receives a birthday certificate with bonus free return entry
      Premium gift for the birthday child
      Party gift for each party guest
      Choice of two adult platters
      Visit from Charlie Chipmunk
      Chipmunks balloon for each child
      Birthday cake with candles
      party game and prize hosted by chipmunks
      🎉 School Day Special
      Economical Option
      $16.90
      Up to 8 Children Including Birthday Child
      (Available only on weekdays)
      Entry for up to 8 children (including birthday child)
      Use of party room for up to 1 hour
      Chipmunks Party Meal & Drink for each child
      Chipmunks branded lollies
      Themed Party Gear including invitations, hats, blowers & plates
      Unlimited stay & play on party day
      Reserved space in cafe for guests (1 hour prior to arrival)
      Chipmunks party host to ensure a fun & relaxed party for all
      Birthday child receives a birthday certificate with bonus free return entry

       

      Private Venue Hire

      Whatever event your planning the friendly staff at Chipmunks play centre Timaru are ready to help! With our all inclusive party packages or private venue hire we’ll make sure the planning is stress free and the event is memorable, we want you as the host to enjoy it just as much as the guests! View Packages and Pricing...

      Organising an event doesn’t need to be stressful! Let the staff at Chipmunks kids play centre Timaru help you organise a day that’s enjoyable for you as the host just as much as your guests! Our all inclusive party package options give you use of our sound system, your own personal Chipmunks party host and exclusive use of the indoor playground plus a great range of cool character party themes and personalised catering options. If you’d like something extra we’re happy to discuss customising our packages so you can have the event just the way you want!

      Hire Only Package

      *For more information on our range of after hours functions and packages, please contact our friendly team.

      Ideal for school discos, fundraisers, end of year breakups or large parties.

      • Chipmunks after hours functions and packages can include staff to host your event
      • Full in house catering for children and adults
      • Use of our sound system and of exclusive use of our indoor playground equipment.

      Please note; we are not a licensed venue.

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      After School Care

      Looking for somewhere your kids will be supervised while being entertained and having fun with others? Chipmunks Timaru after school care offers a fun and relaxed environment for kids aged 5-11 years to play, be active and learn outside of school hours. Read more...

        • Chipmunks Timaru After School Care service delivers a fun and relaxed environment for school aged children.

          We have a dedicated team that can provide afternoon tea, assist with homework & keep the children entertained with a variety of daily activities; Chipmunks Timaru is a popular choice for casual or permanent care outside school hours.

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          OSCAR subsidies* are available to approved customers.

          For more information please contact us via email or call us at 027 427 2659!

        • Chipmunks Timaru’s After School Care programme runs from 3:00pm – 6:00pm.

          We also pick your children up from school.

          For more information on our programme or enrolment, please contact our friendly team today, or you can directly enrol here.

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          *What is an OSCAR subsidy?

          Out of School Care and Recreation Subsidy (OSCAR) is provided by Work and Income (formerly Work and Income New Zealand or WINZ) to eligible parents or caregivers of young children to help access child care services

          You can learn more about the subsidy and eligibility here.

     

    School Holiday Program

    School holidays can be stressful for parents! With the Chipmunks school holiday program it doesn’t have to be. Kids will be busy with an action packed program full of activities to keep them entertained for hours. Our trained staff are on hand to supervise and make sure kids are having a great time during the term break. Read more...

    Let the enthusiastic staff at Chipmunks keep your kids entertained during school holidays so you don’t have to. Our school holiday program is the perfect place to let kids run wild, burn extra energy and interact with other kids while having fun and exploring our indoor playground. We’ve planned a whole host of exciting activities that will have your child asking to come back every school holidays! For more information please contact our team.

    Join the Fun!

    Our popular school holiday programmes are for children aged between 5-11 years old.

    Price per child, per day

    • $35.00 – School Session (8:30am – 3.30pm)
    • $40.00 – Full Day Session (8.00am – 6.00pm)

    Programme runs 5 days a week, from 8:00am-6:00pm in the holidays.

    We also do casual Drop-offs

    • $20 for the first hour
    • $5 every hour after

    *OSCAR and WINZ subsidies available

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    Contact our friendly team today for more information or you can directly enrol here. Call us at 027 427 2659 to find out more!

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    • Ready To Book?

      Use the form below to book your birthday party!

       

    • Book My Birthday Party

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    • Once we have received your booking:

      1. A staff member will contact you to confirm your details and time.
      2. If your time is not available, we will contact you to offer an alternative to suit.
      3. Your host will go over the Party Booking Conditions (see bottom of the Birthday Parties main page) and talk you through the party day procedure.
      4. If you are happy to go ahead with the booking our staff will ask you to pay a $50 non-refundable deposit to secure your party booking.
      5. Once you have paid your deposit (either in person or via credit card over the phone) your booking is confirmed.
      6. You may then collect your party invitations in-store, or they can be sent to you on request.

      *For more details about paying by internet banking, please speak to your local Chipmunks.


      Got a question for our staff? Why not drop us an email

      We’ll get back to you as soon as possible!