Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

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New Zealand


  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 22
We are a couple with cat and dog who moved to Waikawa, Marlborough Sounds in 2015. We have a 36 foot launch and a very small racing yacht and love to get away to enjoy the Marlborough Sounds. The Marlborough Sounds in summer is warm and in winter ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 22
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 Vegetarian family of 4 who work in health and hospitality. Our two daughters are aged 3 and 7 so we would prefer to have a female helper. We like to live a yoga lifestyle and love to practice yoga and meditation daily. We follow a yoga ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a young family (a 3 year old and a 10 month old) who love being outdoors, music, surfing and travel. We have a cute house in Raglan West, a walk to town and a quick drive to the beach (we'd be happy to drop you). We are looking for someone or ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 3
Update - We have had a last minute cancellation for end of October and would really appreciate the help with some outdoor projects. We are a couple who moved to Auckland 3 years ago and have fallen in love with the area and now we want to share ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 5
I have just moved from Cambridge back to the Coromandel. I sold my large farm and bought a much smaller house and section, but I still would appreciate the company and help from a workeaway traveler. Sooo many lovely people helped me over the last ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a fun loving family of 5. We have 3 children who love the outdoors. We live in the country on a family farm, we also live a busy life with running our own business. We are surrounded by the mountains a 5min drive away and the beach 10minutes ......

  • Country: New Zealand
We are a family of 3 adults and we have a daughter, son-in-law and two grandchildren that visit often. We have 8 acres in Oratia, Waitakere, just 25 minutes from the city centre and airport. We are a 20 minute drive from the beautiful West Auckland ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Host offers payment
We are a family of 5 - 2 boys (3.5yrs and 2yrs) with #3 (a girl) born mid August. 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 ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 14
Hi there we are sheep & beef farmers and would welcome help from non smoking couples (male/female) ranging from gardening to animal care. We farm 5 km from a small town of Cheviot (1.5 hours north of Christchurch & 1 hour south of Kaikoura). There ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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we are a small family of 3, a council worker and interior designer in our late 30's with one 8 year old and a small dog. We live on Aucklands north shore, about 15 minutes by car to Auckland central, close to transport links and walking distance to ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Kia ora and hello. Welcome to our few acres in a small coastal community 50mins drive North of Auckland city. Our names are Annie and Jackie and our home overlooks the Mahurangi harbour. This area is great for swimming, kayaking and coastal walks ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 25
I returned home in January 2019 after 6 months traveling around Europe and South America. I’m back at work now and am trying to get things done at the property outside of work hours. If anyone is in the area, any help would be appreciated. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We live on 2 1/2 acres only a five minute drive from Papamoa beach. While we are not certified organic we do try to avoid the use of any poisons and rely where possible on natural products. We are semi retired with three adult children and three ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 37
*last minute - we have space for a couple or energetic single to help out for 2 weeks from 20 october. The work will be a combination of gardening, painting, and childcare so it would be great if you have a little experience in some of these things. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Vanessa and I (Buck) have 16 acres in Matakana New Zealand close to a number of beautiful east coast beaches. We are currently building a permaculture block that is spray free and uses what nature provides to grow our fruit, vegetables, and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Small family in Greytown can offer a double room. We are in our 40's with a 6 year old, a big black cat, and a very large poodle which is always trying to get at our flock of hens. We are reasonably relaxed and pretty well travelled.

  • Country: New Zealand
Hi! We are a couple (Alexis & John) with two young children (2y & 8m), and have loved living and travelling overseas. We love New Zealand, and love getting to know people from other countries that have fallen in love with it too. Our house is in a ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 1
Hi there, me and my adorable little son (2yrs old) live on a beautiful patch of land right in the heart of Nelson city. Its 10 mins walk to town, sunny, ocean views and you have your own space downstairs, with seperate entrance and own bathroom. I ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 4
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Hi guys. We are a friendly, relaxed and young, family of three (33, 30 & 10 years old. We would be very glad for you to come and stay with us for a while! :) We live 3.5km from the centre of Havelock North. We have 4 acres of well planted property, ......


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