Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

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  • Country: New Zealand
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Bit of an update- we now have 2 properties that require help with. My wife and I have recently separated, so living apart but still friends. The below is still an option however for the lifestyle property we are looking for long term stays. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Kia ora ra. I now live in Rotoiti having completed my home renovation. I am in the process of setting up a new home and perhaps building a Tiny Home on Wheels. I have 1 dog, Myrtle the Red Heeler. I am with He Tuatoatanga, the Maori Spiritual ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Our place is a beautiful, peaceful seaside house and established garden on the amazing Otago Peninsula, in the township of Portobello. We are passionate about gardening and the simple life - working toward our goals slowly as we bring up our ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Our monastary is the first of its kind for followers of Jesus with a theological foundation in the Old Testament, the New Testament and the Urantia Book. Its community life is contemplative and looks to the traditions of Celtic, Coptic, Catholic and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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. Hi there workaway(s) - Welcome to a fun busy family with 4 kids - 14,12,11 & 5.We are on the go doing fun activities on our piece of paradise 5 minutes from Gisborne. We live in our self built straw bale earth plastered, earth floor home that we ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi, we are an international family originally from Bermuda who moved to sunny Hope near Nelson about 3 years ago. Andrea is a breast cancer survivor and one of our motivations for moving to New Zealand was to live an outdoor life in a beautiful ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Small Equestrian property and farm located approx 40mins south of Christhchurch. Ski fields approx 60mins drive, centrally located to many great places . Looking to provide accomodation in my older but warm character home and good home cooked meals ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi all :) Feel like learning some carpentry/building skills while relaxing in a house you can make you own home during your stay? My name is Braden, I am a qualified builder who specialises in architectural homes. I am looking for eager and fun ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 38
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Our place is situated on the waters edge of the Kenepuru Sound in the stunning Marlborough Sounds which is at the top end of the South Island. We provide accommodation for 26 people in a collection of cottages. Our activities include kayaking, ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a young family Joseph (chef 38) Anna (teacher 37) and Jane (3) with a fourth on the way! We have a beautiful 2-acre lifestyle block that we are turning into an organic food garden. We enjoy a simple natural lifestyle.

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family if 5. Myself, charlotte, my husband toby and our three kids. 13, and 10. We live in the country on a sheep and beef farm. I also run a small horse trekking business so we have lots of horses around too. This is a private help in our ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We live on a small farm running sheep and cattle within walking distance of Fairlie (which is near Tekapo/Mt Cook/Timaru). We also have a couple horses and a range of dogs, cats, birds & a rabbit. Kevin is a flyfishing guide seven months of the year ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a young family of three humans (one Belgian, an Aussie and a little Kiwi), one K9 and one feline kid (all Belgian). We have one Kiwi flattie who is a professional athlete. We all live in a beautiful 70's house in an oasis of green, only a ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family of 2 women and 2 dogs. We live in Golden Bay, between Takaka and Pohara beach on a 1/2 acre property with gardens and a chicken run. It has vegetable gardens and flower gardens and we need help maintaining these.

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are both fully qualified architects designing a bespoke new passivhaus home, 30m away from one of the most scenic lakes in the Queenstown region of New Zealand.

  • Country: New Zealand
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Help us develop our home and garden situated in a lovely spot on the northern reaches of Tauranga harbour, North Island New Zealand. We live in a wonderful part of NZ - come check us out.

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi, I am looking for a work-awayer to come hang out for 2 weeks to help me out around the home. We live on a working dairy farm with 400 milking cows. We also have another 200 yearlings and calves. A couple of dogs and a handful of chickens. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a busy family with two adults and two children. Tom is a farmer and runs our large farm with sheep and cows. Helen is an environmental consultant. William (8) and Eva (5) love getting outside and helping on the farm. Our property is beautiful ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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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
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Update: we are sorted now until 2020! We are a family of four who run a boutique alpaca stud in the Western Bay of Plenty. We are about 30 minutes drive from Tauranga and the beautiful beaches at Mount Maunganui and Waihi Beach. Our house is high ......


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