Help mainly in the garden in South Island's oldest historic home, near to Timaru and Caroline Bay, New Zealand

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New Zealand

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  • Description

    Description

    An Historic house a few minutes from Timaru on 11. hectares of land..
    It is peaceful, surrounded by lawns and gardens. In return for helping in gardens..mostly mowing the lawns , sometimes a little housework if it is raining .We offer a private bedroom room, a comfortable bed, own bathroom, meals and use of the laundry.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Help in the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    This is probably the South Island's most historic home and one of the oldest. Built 1884 to 1887, The Governor of NZ residence in the early 1900's . There is a great amount of interesting history attached to this property.

  • Help

    Help

    Lawn mowing mainly, some gardening, sweeping the driveway etc, odd jobs around the house as might be required from time to time....

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Own room, single or double..own bathroom...use of the kitchen, breakfast and other meals included

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Take time out to visit Timaru, the beach and Caroline Bay.., take a day trip to Tekapo....only 90 minutes away

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day,, leaving time to explore

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