Toy Library, Petting Zoo & Party Venue

06 878 2353

Hastings Toy Library & Petting Zoo


Where is Kidz Play and Funky Farm located?  

236 State Highway 2, Mangateretere, 4172. Just over the Karamu stream bridge on left just before Golflands heading to Clive.

When is FUNKY FARM/Petting Zoo open?

Wednesday 10am - 3pm, Thursday 10am -3pm, Friday 10am - 3pm, Saturday 10am - 3pm and Sunday 10am - 3pm

Funky farm entry Prices

Adults $8, Children $5, Under 1years Free.

Animal Feed bags $1.00

Funky farm weekday group specials only

Groups with 30+  paying people on the day you visit will recieve a group discount.

Children only over the age of 1 year can be counted in group discount.

Adults are $5 and Children $5, Animal Feed bags $1.


When is Kidz Play Toy hire open?

We are open:  Wednesday 10am - 3pm, Thursdays 10am - 3, Friday 10am -3pm and Saturday 10am - 12pm.

Toy hire closed on Sundays

How do I join Kidz Play?

You will need to provide your drivers license and a power or phone bill to show proof of address.

How much does it cost to join Kidz Play?

There is a annual joining fee of $75 dollars and a small fee per item.  

How do I pay?

We accept cash, and have eftpos and credit card facility.  

What are the individual toy prices?

The cost will vary depending on the value of the item and whether the toy takes batteries. Prices for fortnightly hire range from $2.00 to $12.00

Do the toys come with batteries?

All toys that require them are provided batteries by Kidz Play.

Whose responsibility is it to clean the toys?

Responsibility is with both Kidz Play and yourself.  We like to have the toys clean and checked before you take them.   It helps us with the cleaning if we receive them back clean.

Am I held responsible if a toy is broken?

If it is clearly through wear and tear then, 'No'. If a toy has been broken accidently the item will be sold to you.

What happens if I want to keep a toy longer?

This is not a problem if you ring and arrange with Kidz Play.

Can I pre book?

Absolutely, no fees apply but we do expect toy item to be picked up.

Does Kidz Play pick up or deliver?

Yes by arrangement and there will be additional charge.

What happens if we lose some of the toys pieces?

Unfortunately this can happen. You will be charged a $5.00 missing piece fine but this will be refunded to you when the piece is found and returned.

Will I be fined if I am late in returning toys?

No, we just charge normal fee's for the extra days or weeks of use.