Taupo Parents Centre


Welcome, if you are expecting a baby in the Taupo area you have come to the right place for information. We are the sole provider of childbirth education  (antenatal) courses in Taupo. Even better news these courses are FREE. They are also a great way to meet other expecting parents who are due around the same time as you, which can help you form a new network of support for down the track. Our centre is run by volunteers so please bear with us if it takes a couple of days to get back in touch with you for your enquiries.



Please call or email us with your questions or to book in to any of our courses. Our phone message system is cleared almost daily (07) 3784995 so please do leave a message. Our emails are checked a couple of times a week taupo@parentscentre.org.nz .



Our Facebook page is a great way to see what we are up to. This includes when our next parenting courses are on, so please ‘like’ our page and stay in the loop.

What else we offer

  • Parenting courses from age 0-4years
  • Memberships
  • Fingerprints Magazine for all members - locally produced in Taupo if you would like information on advertsing in this please email our team at fingerprintsmagazine@xtra.co.nz
  • Car seat Checking, Hire & Sales of Diono seats service. Please note there is a separate Facebook page for this if you are wanting to book a seat or ask a technician a question. Click here for this page https://www.facebook.com/Taupocarseatservice/
  • Music and Movement sessions
  • Coffee group with messy play
  • Library
  • New skills and a larger support network for those who join our committee whilst making a difference to local families


A small thank you to our funders who without their support we could not support Taupos families.

COGs, Lakes DHB, Waiora Community Trust, Taupo Pakeke Lions, Ebbett Taupo, Countdown Taupo