We live on a working Dairy Farm, we are currently Share milking 550 cows at peak through a herringbone shed. We are a family of 3, with a 2 year old daughter, with a two friendly dogs and a tail-less cat. We are only 4km to central Keri keri and near the Keri Keri airport. We try to live sustainably, try not to buy meat (Matt Hunts), so we generally eat wild meat which we butcher ourselves, we are trying to build up our garden to provide for us at the moment (work in progress).
DIY and building projects
Babysitting and creative play
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
Ability to explore local area, be apart of a well humored New Zealand Family. Hunting, diving, hiking, shooting, pottery are just a few of our hobbies.
This host offers accommodation and payment.
Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.
Petting baby cows (calves), Gardening, building projects, housework, we are flexible with helping days and days off, we generally do 5 days (4-5hours a day depending on tasks needed to be done) then 2 days off for exploring Kerikeri, Paihia, Russell, Waitangi Grounds, and the far north.
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.
Your own bedroom in our home
Kerikeri Local farmers market every weekend is amazing! easy access to the Far North of New Zealand plenty to do and see in your spare time.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
This host can provide space for campervans.
5 days of work (4-5hours a day)