Tararua REAP is one of thirteen REAPs established in the late 1970s, and is a “First Stop Education Shop” which provides educational services. Tararua REAP operates within the Tararua area from Woodville in the south to Norsewood in the north, and from the ranges in the west to the coast in the east.

Early Childhood

The Early Childhood Education service encourages rural families to access early childhood education for their children. We work alongside Play Centres, Kindergartens, Playgroups, Kohanga Reo, and Childcare centres…Read more

Tararua Schools

Tararua REAP works in Primary and Secondary mainstream schools, as well as Kura Kaupapa Maori to collaborate with educators, students and whanau for the purpose of creating learning success…Read more


Our Parent Educator deliver a range of parenting programmes designed to strengthen skills, strategies and approaches used by our families-whanau at home. Specifically we aim to help parents or caregivers with children between 8 and 17 years of age – including grandparents…Read more

Adults & Community

We provide an opportunity for adults to continue with lifelong learning through workshops and courses. With a focus on building foundation knowledge, confidence and participation in learning, we work closely with other tertiary education providers such as Literacy Aotearoa, Massey University and UCOL…Read more