Creative Toys: wooden toys from Germany & Switzerland
Eden Creative Recycling is a charitable trust whose aim is to collect pre-consumer waste from businesses so that children, educators, artist sand community members may be able to reuse these as resources for creative purposes. .
Just Kidding Dressups: wide range
Kanikani Kids: fun, contemporary Maori costumes
Kidantics: water-wall, 3D puzzles, pulleys, conveyor belt,
Kilmarnock Toys Handmade traditional wooden toys & furniture
Kiwi Puppet Company: NZ books, NZ bird puppets
Hart Sport: wide range of physical play resources
Hatworx: Novelty and fantasy play hats
Imaginz construction components
MapCo A selection of maps is sourced from different companies around the world and we are the sole supplier and owner of the Aoteroa tribal iwi and world reversable maps.
Matador: constuction blocks including pins, axels etc from untreated beech
Modern Teaching aids: An Australian company that sells educational products
Numicon is a multi-sensory approach to teaching numeracy using patterns to represent each numerals
Pinegrove Puzzles: Eng/Maori/Samoan puzzles:
Play’n’Learn Educational resources has an extensive range of quality educational teaching resources for childcare centres
Puzzles for education: NZ made Asian, Maori & Pacific puzzles.
Science in a van science roadshow
Starex: furniture, dressup trolley, light table, etc
The Funkeys: educational music CDs
The Wooden Toy Box: Brightways + others
The Wooden Wheel: blocks, buggy, diggers
Toys4u: Sustainable and locally made wooden toys by Geoff Benge re-cycled timber from NZ demolition sites or left-over timber from house construction.
Universal Children’s Audio: music & movement CDs virtues
West Auckland resource centre: This volunteer-run service recycles a wide variety of industrial offcuts/fabric/containers/cardboard etc suitable for arts and crafts. All materials are free, but we ask a donation ($10 for non-profit, $20 for business groups) to cover the cost of our van, insurance etc