Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

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New Zealand


  • Country: New Zealand
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Hello! My name is Tennille and my husband Gavin and I have 3 wonderful boys, 2 cats, a dog, chickens, ducks, rabbits and baby piglets. Our youngest two boys are aged 8 & 10 and our eldest is 19 - now living in his own flat. We live on a small ......

  • Country: New Zealand
We are a family of mum, three kids and a dog. We love having visitors and learning about your culture. We won't ask much of you. The jobs that need doing are not difficult - we are just time poor and need hand. We are right in the Whakatane ......

  • Country: New Zealand
Hello, we are a small farming family suituated on the coast of the wairarapa, our house is less than 400 meters from our private beach. We have one child who is not far of turning one. He is such a beautiful boy who sleeps all night and plays all ......

  • Country: New Zealand
I'm a biologist working at Te Papa and just by myself with my younger son Hannes. My husband and my older son are currently overseas. Since I am working fulltime, I am looking for a great companion for Hannes during the afternoons. You can use my ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Host offers payment
Hi all, We live on the beautiful West Coast of New Zealand called Kapiti Coast. We a close to the beach, close to local transport and large shopping centers.

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Host offers payment
We own a holiday home management company within the Marlborough Sounds. This company rents out privately owned homes to holiday makers. We organise linen and cleaning for the guests and ensure they are responded to if there are any problems during ......

  • Country: New Zealand
Needing help the 8th of April to 19 April - drivers license required 😀 Our family of four live in Oxford, Canterbury in a brand new home with great views on a small farm. My husband is Swedish and I am a Kiwi. We enjoy hiking, skiing and enjoying ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We live on a very private 16 acres of land...we have many different farm aninals from cows to sheep to chickens and more..looking for general help on the property with many varied projects to household help as well. A larger family who love the ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi we are a couple with a small hazelnut plantation and once a year we have to harvest them. It usually takes a week or so., we need help picking them up and sorting them. We have two caravans in the garden and have room for 4 people, either couples ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We (Georgie and Nigel) both work full time and have three children who are 11, 9 and 7. Nige is a self employed contractor and Georgie is a Nursing lecturer. Most afternoons we spend ferry our children to various sports activities. We would love ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Lindy and I are a young(ish) couple who have recently purchased a small ski lodge in picturesque Methven after spending time working and travelling around the world. Our lodge is only 300m from the centre of town which has great pubs, coffee ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a friendly open family who would like a cultural exchange with people from different places. We would like to show you around our beautiful city and hope to learn about your country and culture. Duties are centred around the children. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family of 4, Ben (33), Amelia (32), Oscar (5) and Henry (3). We live 4km from Alexandra. Approximately 90 minutes drive from Queenstown. We are a very busy family looking for assistance with our two boys and light housework for 15-20 ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We stay on a beautiful farm in Mandeville which is 10 minutes outside Gore. The farm has a beautiful river which runs through it and is wonderful for swimming, fishing and picnics. We live in the main house and our workers live in a house which is ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Mum - Victoria, works for a charity, likes a glass of wine with a good TV/movie/book. Dad - Matt, builder who also likes working on cars. Son - Ethan, full of energy and likes playing anything on the iPad. We have a lot of fun together, and are a ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family with a 16 year old daughter. We live minutes from the 90 mile beach in the far north. It’s a beautiful part of northland.

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi, we are a family of 6, Dad-Harley, Mum-Beks and 4 kids - 10, 8, 5 and 3. We live in a small town, Mossburn, in Northern Southland. We have numerous pet animals - chickens, pig, lambs, dogs and cats. Beks is training as an Early Childcare ......

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We are a retired married couple, living on the Karikari Peninsula. Age is making it difficult to cope with the workload of the lifestyle block, with about 90 fruit trees, a vege garden, pruning, weeding, compost making, e cut our own firewood for ......

  • Country: New Zealand
We are a multi cultured family living and loving life in New Zealand. Two little kids, one just started school, are keeping us busy. We run an event company which becomes busy during festival times. We live walking distance from the ocean, which ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a well travelled, young at heart New Zealanders and love meeting other travellers. We share our time living and working in Auckland and Motueka and travelling overseas. In our younger years we travelled and worked around the world for 5 years.


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