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  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi, I’m Simon, from NZ. I just got back to to on NZ 11/11/19, and am about to spend the next 5 months doing a big house renovation in whanagrarei ( 2 hours north of auckland). the house is a short walk toWwhangarei center. mainly painting and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We run a busy Equestrian facility of 16 sport horses, mainly eventers, showjumpers and dressage horses, along our family including our 3 sons in their 20s, 3 dogs and 3 cats, plus a newly born foal. We look forward to positive energetic individual ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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This is a 3.5 acre property with a beautiful stream on the boundary. I am completely off grid and developing the property on permaculture principles. I’ve recently moved a three bedroom cottage onto the property and am in the process of renovating ......

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We aI have a 56 hectare dry stock farm nestled in a valley one hour North of Auckland city. We have a conservation focus and there are stands of beautiful natives trees on the river flats and on the hills. We have garden areas that have outdoor ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family of 5: Jeremy, Rike, Talia (10), Fynn (8), and Carlos (4). We are a german-kiwi houshold. We have a dog, some sheep and 10 chickens. We love meeting new people and welcoming them into our busy home. We live in Riverton, a 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 ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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i have 20 acres bush block with sea views a beautiful spot to chill out i have a loving family both kids live in auckland Tom being a electrician and Emma a nurse 2 sisters live local as well both have amazing places to live as well i work at the ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We’re an unschooling family of 5, living on a lifestyle block of just under 6 acres in rural New Zealand. Just under an hours drive north west of Auckland. We are so fortunate to have so many requests and workawayers here to help, we’re having lots ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Andrew works full time in the agricultural business and I am now retired but busy with my horse Bramble who I ride regularly. We have a Highland cattle called Gimli and an Alpaca called Bilbo. We have a self contained unit which is rented for ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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FAMILY I James was brought up on the family farm in the area and worked as a mechanical Engineer for before traveling and working abroad extensively for about 5 years. Upon returning to NZ, I decided to return to farming to enjoy the outdoors and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi fellow travelers, Side note (I may consider having a orphan christmas this year, I did this a few years ago it was a great success, so if this is something your interested in please let me know. We all got all the food together and share ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Stay on our orchard in sunny Hawkes Bay! Some vacancies in Jan 2020. We are happy to provide the food you enjoy eating. We book in volunteers for two weeks (or longer) during harvest time Dec/Jan while at other times of the year it depends on what ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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At this moment there are a lot of finishing jobs which would benefit from people who have experience in building, painting, or general experienced 'handy around the house' people. Outside there is a dry wall building project waiting for some one who ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a busy Family of 5. Parents in 40s and 3 boys 13, 11, 9 years old. We live 10min out of Rangiora but go there most days of the week and 30 min from Christchurch.  My Husband is a truck driver and I work from home and in an office in Kaiapoi ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We live on a small holding a short distance from Pukekohe and we have macadamia trees and the nuts need harvesting in the late winter and early spring. We have Kunekune pigs and a few sheep and chickens and they all have a job to do keeping the ......

  • 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 10&12. 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 ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi We are a young swedish/kiwi family of four living on the countryside of Upper moutere -15 min drive from Motueka. We moved in to our property of 2 Ha 1,5 years ago and are since working with development of the land. We are passionate with ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a remote family homestead located in Tōtaranui - The Queen Charlotte Sound, Marlborough, NZ. Guests are occasional - mainly family, friends. It's not unusual to wake to a deafening dawn chorus, visits from Dolphins, Little Blue Penguins and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I am 23 and am living with my mother on a large block of land, over a hill and quite far from civilization! It's a beautiful property but needs a bit of work on the garden, some work on the house and little projects around the property. We live up a ......


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