Looking for help with renovation projects. Raglan, New Zealand



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  • Beschreibung


    We have specific tasks only, sorry, so not general help. Best with two or three working as a team.

    We are both world travellers who have settled in Raglan, a wonderful North Island west-coast town with a laid-back lifestyle, fantastic locally-roasted coffee, some of New Zealand's best surfing, and a great creative community.

    We are both authors, and D is also an aspiring artist, while B is a graphic designer and web wrangler.

    We are interested in meeting people from around the world who enjoy a mix of creative work and a healthy lifestyle.

  • Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Heimwerker- und Bauarbeiten
    Handwerkliche Arbeiten

  • Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Raglan is one of the many amazing places to visit in New Zealand. Rugged west-coast beaches, some of NZ's best surfing, plus excellent jogging and mountain-biking tracks and mountain climbs. There are great cafes, restaurants, pubs and clubs, plus a strong traveller and backpacker community.

    You will have no trouble meeting people from all around the world, plus experiencing much of NZ's friendly and laidback lifestyle in a creative setting. Artists, craftspeople, yogis, chefs, teachers and ecologists, to name a few, are just a few minutes away. That is, when they're not catching a wave!

  • Projekte mit Kindern

    Projekte mit Kindern

    Dieses Projekt schließt möglicherweise den Umgang mit Kindern ein. Mehr Informationen findest du in unseren Verhaltensregeln und Tipps hier.

  • Arbeit


    The work we have would only suit two or three people working as a team.

    At the moment were are renovating two main areas. The first is our main house, which needs minor but detailed repairs, mostly sanding back, skilful carpentry and high-quality painting. Would only suit people with good experience.

    The second is our Art Studio, which sounds grand but at the moment is a large workshop. We have installed two sets of French Doors. Both need some sanding back. One needs high-quality painting and the other needs high-quality varnishing. Plus repairing, sanding, preparing and painting an entry door. Plus the whole workshop needs exterior painting on three walls. Again, would only suit people with good experience.

    By "good experience" we are looking for people who can approach the projects efficiently and without needing lots of instruction or help, although we are always available to discuss best approach to the tasks.

  • Gesprochene Sprachen

    Englisch: Fließend

  • Unterkunft


    A self-contained apartment, with your own access, living room, kitchenette, bedroom, shower and toilet. No smoking or parties permitted onsite. Garden and sea views. 5-minute walk to daily fresh fish and a cafe/bar/restaurant. 4-minute drive or 12-minute walk to town centre. Free wi-fi (up to reasonable limits).

    Suggested arrangement is free accommodation and wi-fi in the apartment in exchange for 3 hours work per day, 5 days per week.

    We have not offered meals as we know many people have food preferences. Plus there is everything from organic produce to sushi to home bakeries to a top-quality butchery in town, plus the superb daily fresh fish.

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    Chill, work, relax, eat, surf, cycle, repeat. And all the fun things of an active life are available to hire in town if you don't have your own. Including surfboards, wetsuits, kayaks and bikes. Or go on a fishing cruise or dinner cruise.

  • Etwas mehr Information

    Etwas mehr Information

    • Internet Zugang

    • Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

      Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

    • Wir besitzen Tiere

    • Wir sind Raucher

    • Familien möglich

  • Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    mehr als zwei

  • ...


    3 hours/day. 5 days/week (food not provided)

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