We breed & produce thoroughbred Holsteiner sporthorses, we are a small boutique family breeding farm and live in the heart of the Waikato district close to great beaches, mountains & cities and dairy and equine country.
DIY and building projects
Babysitting and creative play
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
There is a chance to learn with some great trainers both dressage & jumping/cross country & improve your riding skill set. Riding lovely well bred horses. We love our country & teaching our culture & showing guests around is become a great passion of ours. Locals know all the great spots.
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
We are looking for experienced rider most of all. We do our own breaking in & so need riders to be confident showing young horses the basics kindly but confidently. We do a lot with good trainers so building your experience while with us is a possibility. Also we need help with general farming, gardening, household chores. We are looking for someone to stay for a minimum of 3 months but would prefer longer.
Our accommodation is a lovely sleep out with 2 king single beds with its own bathroom and tv, And kitchenette meal are sometime with us in our family home. There is also wifi.
We are 10 minutes from Hamilton & Cambridge towns. 50 minutes from Raglan (east coast) which is host to the famous surf breach "Indicators" 1 hour from the east coast golden sand beaches. 3 hours from the snow skiing field. 2 hours from lake taupo & one and a half hours from Auckland city. Hobiton is 30 minutes away ( and our neighbour owns hobiton!!) there is so much to see & do on your time out we can guide you to them all. There is also the possibility of the use of a small car while you are here.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week