Gisborne calling! Come and learn more about organic gardening, benefits of companion planting, general maintenance and concreting in New Zealand

Country

New Zealand

Favourited 10 times


  • rating

    Host rating

  • feedbacks

    Feedback

    1  

  • last activity

    Last activity

    09/05/2020

  • Last email replied

    Reply rate

    100.0 %

  • Last email replied

    Average reply time:

    within 3 days

 
  2020 
J
F
M
A
M
J
J
A
S
O
N
D
  • Description

    Description

    World traveler in a past time of life, just bought a small 3 bedroom home in Gisborne. Due to health issues, not able to do what I once could, so will appreciate a helping hand. Hours are flexible to suit. 1 single, and 1 double bedroom available, sorry, no internet yet, I have not moved in yet.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Being a past traveler, it is my time to give back.
    I will show workawayer's our surrounding region and history, some of the many sights to be seen on days off.
    I Can teach the workawayer's organic gardening skill, benefits of companion planting, general maintenance, concreting.

  • Help

    Help

    At this stage, looking for weeding the garden and planting crops.
    Building raised gardens.
    Washing the house and windows.
    Digging and setting up for concrete pouring, spa pool pad.
    Also, on the workshop, line walls with building paper, replace cladding, insulate and line internal walls.
    If you are artistic, I would like a mural on the shed door.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    1 double bed in room available, share facilities. No internet or wifi yet, currently not available in the area.
    1 single mattress that can go on the floor if needed.

    Usually share a meal, unless you have specific needs.
    We are not huge meat eaters, can be flexible/

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Rere Falls and Rock Slide, Gray's Bush, Kaiti Hill. A river 250 metres from the house, swimming beaches 10 minute drive, famous in NZ surf beaches about 40 minute drive

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Negotiable, so up to 5 hours per day on a busy day. 2 hours on quieter days.


Host ref number: 689864193498