Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

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Our farm cottage is the perfect retreat for guests and comes with everything you need for a homely relaxed atmosphere. Located on a 150 acre beef farm 6km from Pukekohe, we are close to a lovely rural town and within an hour from the rugged West ......

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My name's Rosemary and upon retirement, I decided to set up a Native Plant Nursery in Mangatainoka, Tararuas. I've always enjoyed the bush and it's smell, especially in wet weather! I love tramping in the bush and be surrounded by nature. This has ......

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The Glen is 14km North from Nelson City, it is at the start of the boulder bank where we swim, snorkel, kayak, paddle board and sometimes surf. The sea is 2 minutes away. Nelson is accessed by car or bike there are no buses.the community comprises ......

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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 ......

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Hi. We are a lesbian couple with bees and chooks in Auckland's city fringe Sandringham. Various major public transport options within 5-10 minutes walk. We have planted over 45 fruit trees, have a good size vegetable garden. We garden organic and ......

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Tēna koutou! Hello! Welcome to Le Bons Bay, Aotearoa New Zealand. Welcome to a place of tranquility, a place of growth, a place of love & kindness, a place for you to simply be. Important: Please read all information provided below. Our land is ......

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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.

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We live and work on a 250ha sheep and beef farm in Otago, New Zealand. We run around 2000 ewes and have 30 Limousin breeding cows. We have four farm dogs, a couple of cats, 4 chooks, 2 pet lambs and a pony for the girls .... I think that is about it ......

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We have 121 hectares of land of which 100 hectares is native bush. We do not have tracks through the Bush but that is is in the plans. You can walk up our hill and have a view across the valleys and out to the distant coast. We are establishing ......

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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 2020 ......

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Kia ora from Lisa at the Farm. We want to share our beautiful Maori culture, and introduce you to our simple, sustainable, organic, permaculture way of living. If you want an authentic Maori experience then our Farm is the place to be. If you are ......

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Te Nohoaka o Tukiauau / is regarded as the largest and most important privately owned wetland in New Zealand! Wetlands are now really rare, New Zealand has sadly destroyed more that 90% of these important eco-systems, they have been drained, filled ......

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Small Farm Animal Sanctuary, 50 KM South of Dunedin. Booking now for September.There are pigs, horses, sheep, chickens, dogs. Also a large garden, a few paddocks, all surrounded by farmlands. Very rural NZ Large original farm house and grounds. For ......

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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 their are stands of beautiful natives trees on the river flats and on the hills. We have garden areas that have outdoor ......

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Hi there! We are Andrew, Britta & little Elisa (6 years young). We're a fun loving, easy going kiwi/german family, living in beautiful Onekaka, right between Takaka and Collingwood. Golden Bay has lots of beautiful places to explore. Good swimming ......

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We have a large kiwi woolshed we have turned into an amazing funky home. It is set on a beautiful farm property with forests and a creek and many animals. We are close to the Waitaki river and the lakes for swims and fishing over summer. We enjoy ......

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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 ......

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We are a working couple (26 years and 28 years old) who live in The Catlins, which is a Rainforest Conservation Park. There are beautiful waterfalls, beaches and walks within minutes drive from our house. We live in a semi remote location, with an ......

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We are an Irish couple enjoying life in New Zealand . We are renovating our old wonderful house situated on the outskirts of town, our projects include the final stages of converting an Art studio and a garage to workshop for restoration of ......

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We are 'Kiwi' household of 3 older humans, a small dog and a cat. Large house within a suburb of Tauranga New Zealand. We have been hosting backpackers for approximately 6 years as exchange 2 hours of your time to do 'chores' for a room and use of ......


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