Learn about permaculture and enjoy an incredible vista of the Kapiti coast, New Zealand


New Zealand

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 Min stay requested: at least a week

  • Description


    We are a vegan family of four with a menagerie of animals. We're always working our 6.5 acre organic flower farm and are looking to host an individual or couple in our home overlooking the stunning Kapiti Coast.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Language practice
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We have an incredible vista of the Kapiti Coast with easy access to the beach, the hills and trains to the Capital. We're vegans growing our flower farm with a permaculture mindset. We have a wide range of life experience with expertise in film making, animal training, and of course, gardening.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    Looking for an extra pair of hands to muck in around our property. Help us keep on top of the place. Lots of gardening, tree planting, weeding & mulching. Fencing, some building if you're keen. General assistance in and outside the home.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    We're offering a private room in our barn style house. Shared family amenities: bathroom, shower, laundry, kitchen (vegans preferred please). Plant based eco products only please (shampoo, sunscreen, etc.) to keep our worms happy.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Waikanae is a small suburb on the Kapiti Coast North of Wellington. We're close to the train, beach and Tararua Forest Park.

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a pet.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    4-5 hrs, 5-6 days a week (negotiable)

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Host ref number: 116949473931