You can count on quality after-school and holiday childcare when you book with Aunty Julies OSCAR.

Contact us to discuss your family’s needs. 027 484 0885


At Aunty Julies OSCAR (Out of School Care and Recreation) we’re dedicated to providing a fun and caring learning environment for your precious kids. Our childcare providers are carefully selected and our centre at Takanini provides a welcoming and engaging premise for kids aged 5-14.

We understand that all families have different needs, we offer a range of before/after school and holiday programmes at affordable rates.
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We provide a well balanced environment and schedule for your child:
Before and After School Care During Term:


Morning Session

  • 7am-8am – Breakfast Club for those requiring breakfast.
  • 7am-8.15am – Free play, child’s choice of activities.
  • 8.15am-9am – Children are taken to school.

Afternoon Session

  • 2.30pm-2.45pm – Afternoon staff arrive and prepare afternoon tea, planned activities and check on the number of children to be collected that afternoon.
  • 2.45pm- 3.30pm – Children are collected from schools and returned to the Centre. Roll call.
  • 3.30pm-3.45pm – Wash hands for afternoon tea time.
  • 3.50pm-4.15pm – Homework time.
  • 4.15pm-5.00pm – Free play, child’s choice of activities.
  • 5.00pm-6.00pm – Tidy up time and home times.
We provide transport to & from the following local schools:
  • Takanini School, Conifer Grove, Cosgrove Primary, Papakura Normal

School Holiday Programme:

  • 7am-8am – Breakfast Club for those requiring breakfast.
  • 7am-9am – Free play, child’s choice of activities. However there will be NO paint or gluing at this time of day.
  • 9am-9.30am – Tidy up for morning tea. Wash hands and have morning tea. Roll call.
  • 9.30am-12.00pm – Morning planned activities or trip.
  • 12.00pm-12.30pm – Tidy up for lunch and wash hands for lunch.
  • 12.30pm- 1.00pm – Lunch time (may vary depending on the day’s activities)
  • 1.00pm- 5.00pm – Roll call. Free play activities and planned activities, or trip.
  • 5.00pm-6.00pm – Tidy up time and home times.

Trips will be back at the Centre no later than 4.30pm.
Children are to provide lunch in the holidays and personal equipment or resources needed for trips as requested.

If you’re in the South Auckland area and need someone to look after your kids before or after school or during the school holidays, talk to us at Aunty Julies!

We understand that choosing the right child care is a big decision. We’re totally committed to providing the best possible environment to grow children’s self esteem, happiness, education and development. Our caring team are happy to talk about yours and your child’s needs in order to provide the best possible care.

Our sister company Puffing Billy Daycare has been active for 28 years and has earned a lot of trust in the local community.

**approved WINZ Subsidy Centre