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Help us to build a sustainable educational setting in Hikurangi, New Zealand

  • New Zealand
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  • Last activity: 11/01/2023



 Min stay requested: at least a week



  • Description


    We are a family and friends building a sustainable educational setting. We practice Yoga, Transcendental Meditation, and Ayurveda. We have 17 acres with extensive comfortable accommodation with views overlooking the Pacific.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • 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

    We provide information about Ayurvedic natural healthcare and diet, meditation and yoga. We have projects in art, clothes design, and production. We are interested in learning more ourselves about organic agriculture.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    We need help with organic agriculture including 100 fruit trees and maintenance of grounds. We are constructing extra accommodation so building skills are very helpful. We need help setting up marketing for the proposed educational activities. There are tasks around the home including cooking and cleaning.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Accommodation is comfortable. We are vegetarian, non-smoking, and alcohol-free. Food is organic and nourishing.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are close to scenic beaches and the many attractions in Northland.

  • 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?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 645233488914

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