Help with outdoors projects enjoy markets and sunshine in Central Nelson, New Zealand


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    We are looking for A person (or couple) to help us with various jobs.

    General tidying around garden, gardening, cleaning outside of house.

    Time frame ASAP for 1-2 weeks but could be longer if this worked out well for all of us.

    5 hours/day for breakfast lunch and evening meal plus accommodation. (workaway provides own snacks). Workaways are expected to work 5 days on and 2 days off. We prefer the 5 days to commence after your arrival unless negotiated. (Even if arrival falls just before or on the weekend)

    Accommodation would be in our warm cozy modern caravan or sleep out (outside room) with a comfortable queen size bed (firm mattress).

    Please read our profile below:

    We are an easy going couple with 3 girls (14,12 &10) and a little fluffy white Dog (3 guinea pigs and chickens)! Also two ponies which we graze close by. We live in central Nelson in a lovely warm cosy restored villa. We enjoy the outdoors including mountain biking, walking and lots of family and pony time. We enjoy good food and utilise local produce in our weekly shop at farmers markets.
    I am a mental health nurse and work mon - Fri and Nathan is a busy house Parent (chef by trade) with various projects on the go.

    Thanks and look forward to hearing from you!

    Nicola,Nathan,Ayla, Lily and Rosie.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Live and experience a New Zealand family who love the outdoors and all that Nelson has to offer.

  • Help


    gardening, landscaping window cleaning, house work, help with projects etc.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken


  • Accommodation


    Sleep out, comfortable firm mattress and lounge/dining area.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Nelson is a fantastic place with lots of outdooors activities, sunshine and markets. We are very flexible to allow you to travel and enjoy Nelson while staying and helping us out.

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    A little more information

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    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day 5 days a week

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