Help on a farm and learn about native plants and beekeeping in Timaru, New Zealand

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New Zealand

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    25/05/2020

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  • Description

    Description

    I live in the foothills of South Canterbury on a farm beside a river. it is part of my family Farm. We have Maori Rock Art that is protected, a peony farm, native bush areas and an organic garden. There is wifi and separate accommodation provided but you will eat in the house.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    They could learn about peonies, native plants, about Maori Art, tree establishment and bee keeping and life in a country. Fiona is developing a wedding venue & memorial park 4 kms from her home opposite the community church hall.

  • Help

    Help

    Gardening, weeding, general maintenance, housework

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Intermediate

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Separate building with double &single bed & a bathroom . You will share kitchen in the home with Fiona & also Labrador Coco. Wifi

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Wonderful native walks, swimming in local rivers, golf, an hour from the Mackenzie Country and Mt Cook, 25 mins from Timaru.

    SORRY I do not take vegetarians.

  • 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

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    Hours expected

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









Host ref number: 941129886393