Horse and Garden- We live on a property in North Canterbury in the beautiful South Island.

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New Zealand

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  • Description

    Description

    We live on a property in North Canterbury in the beautiful South Island. We have horses for recreational sports and need help with property management and pasture care.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Animal care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Good opportunities to improve their horse handling skills and improve language skills, and get to know locals.

  • Help

    Help

    Need to be strong and to be self motivated in exchange for food and accommodation in comfortable cottage. Horse riding experience an advantage but not mandatory as we also have horses to exercise. We are on a property in North Canterbury, the horses are used for recreational equine sports.

    We also have extensive garden and property maintenance
    and are looking for help in the garden, some painting and garden /pastoral management ..
    In exchange we are able to offer good accommodation and all meals.
    We prefer mature and capable helpers , some transport would be beneficial in order to explore the area .

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, some German/French.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We offer a small bedroom with own bathroom, and good nutritious food is supplied at the main house.We grow a lot of our own vegetables and have local produce from the Saturday markets to fill any gaps.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are 40 minutes from beautiful Hanmer Springs, a perfect place to enjoy the hot pools and its alpine environment We are one hour from Chch to visit art galleries, museums, bars, restaurants etc. Locally we have plenty of bike rides, hikes and wineries to visit, maori caves and local lakes.
    We encourage workaways to enjoy the local areas on the weekends

  • 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?

    Two

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    Hours expected

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

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