Our place is situated in the Marlborough Sounds, half-way on the beautiful Nydia Track.
It is a peaceful paradise for hikers and mountain bikers.
We are accessible by walking (5h from Havelock or Duncan Bay) or by boat (1h from Havelock)
Our daily life is all about the experience of the Marlborough Sounds and the native bush, with other people and our animals.
DIY and building projects
Help around the house
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
You will love being in Nydia Bay and learning about living of the grid on a property that has no road and gets the mail delivered once a week by the mailboat.
We are happy to exchange stories about your and our life and travel.
You will learn about life on a boat-access-only property surrounded by native bush and being more self-sufficient.
We are looking for people who are social but also comfortable to spend time by themselves.
We would like the workawayer to help with cleaning, gardening and lots of other tasks.
We provide a cosy cabin with a shared bathroom
We have unlimited wifi in the house.
We will not ask Workawayers to help with any business related activity.
Nydia Bay is situated in the Marlborough Sounds. You can get to us by watertaxi, mailboat, a 5 hour hike or you can come in on your mountain bike.
We can also pick you up in Havelock with our boat.
While you are here you can enjoy walks and hikes, swimming of the jetty, fishing, kayaking and lots more.
While helping out and living here you will be part of our daily routines.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
We have unlimited wi-fi that is somewhat temperamental.
A friendly dog will be lovely; it will need to sleep in a designated 'room', no animals are allowed inside.
Maximum 5 hours a day, 6 days a week
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