COVID-19 Update: Shipping is now CLOSED. Our online store will remain open, however no packages will be sent for the coming COVID-19 isolation period. We will open shipping when we are advised it is safe to do so. Thank you for your ongoing support, our love and thoughts go out to you all during this time. Stay safe, aroha nui, The NavyBaby Team.

The Original Heuristic Play Shop

Heuristic Sets • Loose Parts • Baby Shower Gifts • First Birthday Gifts • Wooden Resources • Early Childhood Resources 


Age Appropriate

Our Sets and Loose Parts are designed to be explored by grasping infants through to 3 years of age and beyond. Thats the beauty of open ended play - any aged child will create, imagine and discover! 

Serious about Safety

Nothing is more important than safety here at NavyBaby and thats why we pride ourselves in having our items tested by an outsourced accredited laboratory. Our items comply with NZ/AS toy safety standards. Click our Safety tab to read more. 

Open Ended Play

We have a vast range of packaged Sets for your convenience. Additionally, we offer the Loose Part list to provide you the opportunity to create your own Set, add on a few extras to a NavyBaby Set, or replace those missing items! Thorough descriptions support you to make the best choice, happy reading!