Toyworld’s first New Zealand store opened in 1976. In the following 43 years it has expanded throughout the country, with 23 locally owned & operated shops currently in business.
Toyworld sells a wide range of toys, bikes, scooters, skateboards, kids books and other educational materials, soft toys and fairies, outdoor sports and play equipment, and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) kits.
Visit the website at https://www.toyworld.co.nz to view the online catalogue, shop online, buy a gift card, get ideas for gifts categorized by age, or join the Toyworld Club.
Why people like to shop at Toyworld
- History: Toyworld has been bringing smiles to children in New Zealand for more than 40 years. Many parents and grandparents have fond childhood memories of the store and like to take their children there.
- Range: Toyworld sells a wide range of products that entertain and educate children both indoors and outdoors. Its catalogue features the latest toys and popular characters from major reputable brands from overseas and New Zealand.
- Service: All Toyworld stores are staffed by friendly, helpful people who know a lot about toys and educational materials.
- Sales: Customers take advantage of great specials available at sale time, which occurs many times during the year.
- Convenience: The Toyworld website make online shopping easy and also displays when a product is available in a physical store, making it simple to support your local Toyworld shop.
- Club: Customers can join the Toyworld club for a chance to win a $100 gift card, to enter other competitions, and to receive advance information about specials, promotions, and new toy releases.
- Competitions: Toyworld often runs or supports competitions that give kids a chance to win fantastic prizes, including the National LEGO Building competition, in which children can really show off their skills.
Locations and trading hours
Toyworld is headquartered in Auckland. It has 4 shops in that city, and another 14 stores in North Island locations, such as Hamilton, New Plymouth, and Palmerston North. Its South Island stores are in Westport, Christchurch, and Invercargill. Trading hours vary from store to store, so click here to find a store and check its opening and closing times.