We are a Kiwi/German couple in our late 30s and just bought a house on Great Barrier Island. If you have not heard about Great Barrier, please google Information. It is truly a Paradise and living here is our dream we putting now into practice. We need help in setting up gardens, renovating our little cottage and other challenges to come. Our cottage is close to the ferry in Tryphena.
DIY and building projects
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
Helping out setting up our Garden, clearing bush, renovating/painting cottage, some building work inside the cottage.
A room in a Cottage - not flash but comfortable - or you could pitch a tent - on our 10 acres of beautiful NZ forest with sea views.
Great Barrier Island is a place out of your dreams - people are super friendly, Nature is untouched (no electricity here - all run by solar or generators)- and there is plenty to see and do if you are NOT in to shopping...although we have shops, pubs and markets.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week