Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

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New Zealand


  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 43
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My husband and I live on 12 beautiful acres 3.5kms from Hanmer Springs. The views are spectacular. We keep horses, sheep, pigs, a cow and chickens. I work from partly from home and partly out of town and my husband works in the village. We often ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Couple or 2 friends together, energetic, needed for garden work, firewood, work in our native trees reserve,housecleaning,feed chickens and dogs, possibly help with painting a cottage, some housecleaning and general tidying up around the property. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hello, Martin and I would love you to join us on our life style block. I work from home and Martin works for a building company. We are located in Hunua, South Auckland. In good traffic, we are 40 minutes from Auckland Airport. We breed Highland ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a semi retired couple. I am an artist and designer and Simon an ex winemaker. I grew up in this area and have a lot of family here. Tasman Village is a small village of about 100 people with a very strong sense of community and helping each ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Welcome to Christchurch. We are ready to welcome helpers now, helpers with building skills and experience. We appreciate every one of our helpers and will do everything we can to make sure you get what you hope for in our exchange. We offer a ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Welcome to NZ. Our names are Murray and Sue and we live about 15 minutes north of Kerikeri in the Bay of Islands, on a blueberry orchard. . Murray works full time on the orchard, and Sue teaches English. We would love help in the orchard now that ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family of 6. Lenka is a psychotherapist. Stephen is a builder. Coe is a busy friendly 14 year old boy. He is passionate about animals. he likes to read and surf and mountain bike. he plays the violin and is very good at board games. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We live in a stunning house in a stunning part of New Zealand; Marlborough. We are a fun loving family of 6; however there are only four of us at home usually. We have a large house with a large garden and some land with a few cows. We have ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I take care of my 12 year old daughter as my wife passed away several years ago. Jade is now in year 7 at school and I have been working as a builder but now work from home a lot. We have an awesome cat (Harry) Jade and I both really enjoy the ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Experience the warm hospitable kiwi culture whilst staying with our family on our 30 acre organic farm 50 minutes north west of Christchurch. We are a family of 4 ( two children Aged 9 yr and 7 yr) Our parents who are in the 70’s also live in a wee ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a French-American family of 5 but we have been living in Auckland for 5 years now. Our kids are aged 12, 9 and 3. The oldest is a boy and is bilingual in French and English. The middle child is a girl who is deaf and uses English and sign ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We have a large family home on just under one acre minutes from Hawera's center, seeking a casual helper or helpers, to assist in the gardens and inside our home with general cleaning and maintenance, 3-5 hours per day (15-25 hours per week), in ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I am a airport rescue firefighter, Builder(carpenter) and am also a Trustee of a dog rescue charity in Hawke`s Bay. I am also a founding member of a NZ native tree restoration group. Its early days however, Its turning in a huge project. I am a ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Come and experience the winterless north filled with early settlers history and many cultural sites and museums. We are 1 hour north of Paihia where you can visit The treaty of Waitangi and Muesum, historic Russell, Haruru Falls while having a ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Share our home and help me in an Arts Centre on Waiheke Island We live in a beautiful place called Waiheke island which is well known for Art and Vineyards I am a Fashion Designer, Textile Artist and curator. I run an Arts Centre based in an Old ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We have a Quiet lifestyle block near Invercargill .Try to fish once a week so there will be fresh fish . The meals are mainly farm meat /wild venison/pork and Fish with fresh veg out of the garden . Always enjoy taking people out for a fish mainly ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 66
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We live on a farm with views and surrounded in nature. We live on a road with 2 other houses. But only 15 minute drive to Ashhurst. The next space is from now and leave on 22nd September. We are looking for help from 6th October and leaving 19th ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family of 5 - 2 boys (3.5 and 23mths) with #3 just arrived. We live in a rural environment in Central Otago, close to the lakes and the mountains which is great for outdoor adventures. We have a farm which we are about to start building a ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I have a small property 5 minutes walk from the Lake in a small rural town, Lake Hawea. I have a large garden and 4 chickens. I am a 37 year old who works from home. We love music. I like to sing and Tigs is a drum and bass DJ in his spare time. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Highlights: - Peaceful and beautiful lifestyle property with waterfalls, ponds and streams - Brand new home - Helpers get their own private bedroom and bathroom - Opportunity to work with animals - A chance to try a homemade Middle Eastern food - ......


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