Welcome to Busy Bodies

Where every child finds a home

away from home

Our Story

Busy Bodies is Southland’s leading provider of home-based childcare with an extensive network of support staff and educators welcoming young children into their homes everyday. Contact us today to discuss the best childcare option for your family.

Plenty of one-on-one time

A 1:4 educator to child ratio is a key element to Busy Bodies home-based care. The one-on-one time that Busy Bodies educators can give your child really helps them feel secure in their surroundings and develop their confidence as they grow and learn.

Explore Age-Appropriate Care at Busy Bodies

Discover tailored childcare experiences for every developmental stage. At Busy Bodies, we understand the unique needs of each age group and provide nurturing environments where children can grow, learn, and thrive.

Under 2's

Planning your return to work either part-time of full-time can be quite a difficult time for any mum.

2-3 Years

Toddlers love learning environments that are safe and familiar and where they can explore and play freely.

3-5 Years

Our preschool learning programme is designed to encourage children to develop their learning.


Have a read of what some parents and families have to say about childcare at Busy Bodies.