Join our family in Fox Glacier, West Coast, New Zealand


New Zealand

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  • Description


    Hi, We are a family of 2 adults and 2 kids ( 2.5 and 6 years old). We live in a small town near glaciers, forest, beach and big mountains. We have a big garden and try to live as eco friendly as possible. Our interests are sustainability, waste reduction, healthy eating, permaculture, respectful parenting, arts and music).

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    This place is for you if you would like to stay in the area for at least 2 weeks and do all the stunning walks around here. Also, if you would like to learn how to preserve food ( make sourdough bread, kimchi, sourkreut, kombucha, yoghurt etc), grow food etc...
    Fox Glacier is a photographer's paradise. Its truly like being in Middle Earth.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    At the moment, we need help with painting indoors/ outdoors.

    You must love kids, as they will be around all day.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Portuguese: Fluent
    Spanish: Beginner

  • Accommodation


    You will be staying in our main house in a double bedroom. The bed is a queen size. Your room gets the morning sun and faces the big mountains. From your bedroom window, you can see Mt Cook ( NZ highest mountain). Our house is warm, we have a brand new fire place with a ventilation system that carries heat to your bedroom.

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    What else ...

    Attractions around here are:
    Fox and Franz Glacier Valleys
    Copeland Track
    Lake Matheson
    Robert's Point
    Mt Fox
    Alex Knob
    Gilliespies Beach
    Lake Mapourika
    Lake Paringa
    and other trails

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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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

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    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    4 hours a day/ 5 days a week (very flexible)

Host ref number: 962247457759