Helping with flood protection and general property improvement in beautiful Kinloch, South Island, New Zealand


New Zealand

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  • Description


    We are a busy couple with a wicked sense of humor . we are quite self sufficient , I have an interest in music and play a couple of instruments ( badly ). we do not get involved with internships or visa applications.Due to the increasing risk of corona virus we won't be excepting applications that have been in New Zealand less than a month.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    you may learn some old kiwi values and the fun to be had telling outrageous story's to gullible travelers . maybe a few skills that will be handy if somebody turns off the internet and electricity. :-)

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  • Help


    Help includes gardening, tree pruning, building Gambian baskets for flood protection, tree planting, some housework, painting etc. Must be motivated and able to think on a practical level. one person only and prefer a minimum two week stay.we're close to tracks. kayaks on site etc. never need your own internet.AND we eat meat every day. thanks Al

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Chinese (Mandarin): Fluent
    Chinese (Cantonese): Fluent

  • Accommodation


    house bus. or cabin,not shared. very basic. not for wimps. you need your own internet.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    plenty to do.hunting. tracks, we ski a lot in the winter. good fishing. etc

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

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    Hours expected

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

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Host ref number: 764143131262