Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

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New Zealand


  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi my name is Geoff and we are currently looking for help in our small Homestay on Auckland's West Coast of New Zealand. You will share with my family of 9 year old son, Chuey the cat and Layla the dog and about 7 or 8 chickens :) AVAILABILITY ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi Travellers. My name is Chad. I'm a full-time builder and also a full-time dad to my two daughters aged 9&11. As you could imagine life is quite busy for me. We also have two cats at out residence. I may have some projects that you could help out ......

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I am a single mother who works, studies, and has horses on a property not far from home. I am interested in natural horsemanship and work in this area. My two children are seven and eight and are delightful kids who love people and sharing our ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a busy couple with a wicked sense of humor . we are quite self sufficient , I have an interest in music and play a couple of instruments ( badly ). we do not get involved with internships or visa applications.

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi folks, We have a fun, friendly, & relaxed backpacker in Greymouth. The gateway to New Zealand's Wild West Coast! Our backpackers is a beautiful old building, ex-monastery 100m from middle of town with a nice big garden with hammocks, fireplace ......

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

  • Country: New Zealand
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Urgent help needed for baby calf rearing!!! We live about one hour south of Napier, in a rural area. On our 60 Acre farm, we have about a 140 calf’s and cattle and about 10 Sheep. We got a horse, 4 dogs, 2 cats, 3 Alpaca and 6 chicken and a magpie. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi, we're a family of 4 living in the beautiful Mahurangi peninsular, about an hour north of Auckland. we're offering a self contained 1 bedroom 'mini house' on our 2 hectare property in exchange for 15 hours work per week, split over the week. The ......

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Pip and John's 100 year old family dairy farm producing and delivering raw milk at the foothills of the Tararuas. Extensive vegetable garden and established homestead garden. Most work is in the home garden with the odd farm chore. Interested in ......

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What we do: We run a charitable Trust. Our focus is on female empowerment through developing self-compassion and creative resilience. We run a Youth Program which is an 8 week long program focusing on building resilient female creatives. We also ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family of 4 that includes our two sons and my husband Philip. Philip aged 61 has dementia and enjoys walking around the neighbourhood most of the day, doing Sudoku or word search puzzles. He previously owned a software company. One son is ......

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Hello from our family. We are an easy outgoing family which loves the outdoors, bbqs, beaches and people We have a place in Puhoi, (Puhoi river) Auckland. 30minutes from Auckland central. we would love some help caring for the property, sheep and ......

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We are cropping farmers in Mid Canterbury near Ashburton. We both love to travel, experience different cultures and have trekked in Nepal, India, Africa and Peru. LIfe is always busy on the farm of which we grow a variety of crops ranging from ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Come & help us at our homely hostel in central Nelson. We have one helper (in exchange for accommodation) leaving in the next week or so. Please only contact us if you're available now or in the next week. We are a 5 to 10 minutes walk from town. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hey there. My name is Dean, from New Zealand, i normally live 6 months of the year in a wee gypsy village in the foothills of the Balkan hinterland in Bulgaria, and 6 months in India... but in some strange twist of fate i have just done the ......

  • 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 ......

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After 24 years away on international adventures Alistair has returned home to New Zealand, and bought the family with him! Alistair met his American wife, Karin, in Bolivia where they lived together for 20 years, and their two sons, Connor and Kael, ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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1.Position available Mid-late November. We require a person with hospitality experience,minimum age 24 years. Help includes room reset and cleaning, guest check in , gardening , helping with guest breakfasts,help in the house. Shared or own room .We ......

  • 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 have a small dairy farm 3km from Collingwood. We have three children, 14 12 11 yrs. they are busy and active. We have coeliac children but offer you gluten breakfast / toast/ oats. Please bring your own and any other snacks, chocolate or sweets. ......


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