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

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • 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










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