Church Corner Nest is now owned and operated by Sarah Forward and Katrina Thomas.

Sarah and Katrina are experienced early childhood teachers and have recently taken over Church Corner Nest Early Learning Centre. It is opposite Riccarton Primary School and next to Riccarton High and the Upper Riccarton Community and School Library Te Kete Wānanga o Pūtaringamotu.


"Awesome preschool. Such a great family environment and incredible staff. Takes the worry out of leaving the kids"

"Hillmorton nest is such a lovely down to earth learning centre and I am so glad I chose it for my son."

"All of my children went to nests and we absolutely loved it. The teachers are warm nurturing and welcoming and the children had so much fun. Even though they are all at school now they often mention their nest centre"

church corner nest elc 67 main south road, riccarton, 8042. t: (03) 341 3396 (021) 0686733 e: