Help at an avocado orchard in Cooks Beach, New Zealand

Country

New Zealand

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    09/11/2020

  • paid opportunity

    Host offers payment

     

 
  2020 

 Min stay requested: 1 week or less

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  • Description

    Description

    A new small Avocado orchid on 8 hectares with a few cows and turkeys, in the beautiful Coromandel, looking for weekend workers only, self contained accommodation at Cooks Beach.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    Farmstay help

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Being on an orchard allows you to work outdoors and give you chance to learn how a orchard operates at different times of the year from early flowering, caring for the fruit to the picking of the fruit. Being located in the heart of Mercury Bay gives people the chance to see the beautiful coastline on offer.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    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.

  • Help

    Help

    The orchard needs helpers for basic gardening, mowing lawns, picking flowers, weeding and helping with the few animals on the Orchard/lifestyle block.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Self contained sleep out with shower and toilet detached from the house at Cooks Beach. The orchard is a 5 min drive inland.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Being at Cooks beach allows travelers to explore the spectacular coastline dotted with Islands relatively sheltered waters we have Cathedral Cove and Hot Water beach at our door step. Being at Cooks beach allows you to unwind and explore the beautiful Mercury Bay.
    The area is an walkers paradise with range of trails to explore, from short coastal walks to historic trails and Whitirangi is only a 2 minute ferry ride.

  • 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

    8-10 hrs Fri - Sun

Host ref number: 528826814937