Help us planting out some native plants in our bush reserve on the Kaipara Harbour, Kaiwaka, New Zealand


New Zealand

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    We are a middle aged couple living on a beautiful location on the Kaipara Harbor 3 minutes from the village of Kaiwaka . 15 minutes to Mangawhai if your into a bit of Surfing or fishing. We have a small block of around 20 acres with a few sheep some cattle and pet pig/dogs and Chickens.
    We would love some help with clearing grass and weeds and Planting out some native plants in our 2 Acre Native Bush Reserve as well as some weed eating and some general farm work (nothing hard).
    If you dont have transport we have a vehicle available for day trips (you will need to have a licence to drive tho)

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Animal care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Enjoy some kiwi lifestyle in Northland. Experience a small farmlet and learn about the local area.. There is a Kauri museum nearby which features How the early pioneers of the area worked the kauri forests as well as beautiful Beaches and bush walks.

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    General gardening, weeding, planting, Maybe a bit of firewood..relaxing

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken


  • Accommodation


    Own room with Queen Bed in the home. Unlimited Wifi, Sky Netflix etc. Plenty of Parking if your prefer for a van etc..
    Swimming pool. Food supplied.. Please be aware.. We are meat eaters.. (you don't have to be)

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    What else ...

    Our little farm is Well set up as I work in Auckland (travel in every day)and my wife works from home so there is not a great deal to do. There are beaches, fishing, museums bush walks and quite a lot of site seeing to do within 30 minutes of us. We can provide a vehicle (as long as you are licenced to drive in NZ) . We would simply like our visitors to be Clean ,Tidy and respectful. You must like dogs as we have two and they live inside. PS.. Also a pet pig She Definately Dosn't live inside.. And wine.. you must enjoy wine..(not compulsery but we do.)

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    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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