Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

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New Zealand


  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 3
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Hi! We are looking for a couple of people to help us in preparing our property for the summer holiday season (mainly weeding the cobblestones). Tasks would be quite physically demanding and may include: Weeding Cleaning General handyman ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a young, well travelled active family of three living by the beach in beautiful, pure New Zealand, looking for assistance with childcare and house duties. We have a four month old baby boy and enjoy a simple, sustainable, healthy lifestyle. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 72
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Small Farm Animal Sanctuary, 50 KM South of Dunedin. There are pigs, horses, sheep, chickens, turkey, dogs. Also a large garden, a few paddocks, all surrounded by farmlands. Very rural NZ Large original farm house and grounds. For winter we have a ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 4
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We are a homeschooling family with a lifestyle farm on 5 acres with pigs, ducks, beehives, quails, guinea fowl, sheep, chickens, goats, rabbits, cows, cat and a dog. We have 4 children who are all 10 and under. They are awesome kids who love to ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We live in a beautiful, recently renovated farm homestead in the stunning Motueka River valley. Your hosts, Jeremy (33) and Josie (32), would love to host people from anywhere in the world with an interest in the outdoors. We have finished our own ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 4
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We are a permaculture based project. We love what we do and love to share and learn together. We live in a rural setting just outside of Katikati. There is a beautiful walk at the end of the road, to an ancient kauri tree. Beaches (swimming and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 30
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Welcome travellers. I am looking for interesting and fun people to support me with all kinds of projects on my property and in my house, Be it painting,building,creating,gardening or other general maintainace Your working hours (3 hours x 5 days) ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 13
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We are an easy going family of four. We have a lifestyle property in Bombay about 45 minutes from downtown Auckland (by car). Jon works at the airport and I take care of the home and our 2 sons who are 4 and 2. We have a lovely dog Ted who is a ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 2
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We are a small 5 acre farm just 10 km out of the Mountain town of Methven, Focusing on organics and sustainable farming practices we are developing our farm to become as great of a resource for our family as possible, for this we try and produce as ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Host offers payment
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We are an off-grid backpacker type accommodation in the heart of the Craigieburn Mountains. Nestled in the native beech forest, we have access to amazing mountain-bike & hiking trails & beautiful mountain streams. We are looking for assistance ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 137
  • Host offers payment
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Hi folks, CURRENT VACANCIES: 4th February - 2 weeks - 1 person 6th February - 2 weeks - 1 person 10th February - 2 weeks - 1 person Or you are welcome to join us at a later date if that works better for you. We have a fun, friendly, & relaxed ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 2
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I am busy sewing and looking after dogs. It is great to have helpers, the property is rather large and there is always plenty to do. Trees to trim, wood to chop, gardens to weed, compost making, planting and harvesting and maintenance on the ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 15
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Hi there Thank you for stopping by ;) We live in a beautiful farmhouse in Goughs Bay, 20-minute drive from Akaroa. We have got six months old gorgeous girl. We are looking for someone to help us with farm and gardening work. If you love home ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 9
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Thank you for visiting our profile. Feel free to contact us with any questions. About our family: Kristi works for a nonprofit organization helping with literacy skills in NZ. Doug is a ski instructor, IT professional, and sailboat skipper. We ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I have a large section in Greerton, Tauranga that is a permaculture property. I have a large vegetable garden, fruit trees, berries, passionfruit and grape vines, two beehives, worm farms, bokashi system of composting and water storage tanks. I also ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 5
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Alpacas and mini highland cows on a 15 acre plot in the Bay of Islands need your help! We have 6 alpacas, three cows, ducks, roosters, peahens and some mad guinea fowl and our lovely dog, Honey. We're originally from Kenya, used to run a backpackers ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 1
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Hi there, I am Silvia and together with my partner Pete live 10 minutes south of Ashburton, a thriving farming community, on our 89 hectare farm. Pete works as a farm consultant, with his major client being an Italian company specialising in fine ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 41
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Derek and I live in our harbour-Side home, in a semi rural location, on the outskirts of Whangarei, Northland, Derek commutes to work in Whangarei and I work from home. I run an Airbnb in some of our spare rooms. However, it is our residential ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 14
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We live in a rural area, 15 minutes from Whangarei / Kamo. We are renovating an old cottage on our property to make into a bed and breakfast with a studio to host visiting artists. We can use any skills and what you don't know we will show you! ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 33
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all sorts of help needed to maintain and improve a modest suburban home in the tourist mecca of Rotorua...


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