Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

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New Zealand


  • Country: New Zealand
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I have been a veterinarian for 35 years and emigrated from the U.K. 15 years ago. I have a veterinary practice and home set in the beautiful countryside near clevedon, in Auckland. My 3 children are grown and the youngest just left to go to Uni. I ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We have a 2000 hectare high country farm with 5000 merino sheep and angus beef cattle. During the summer we operate a 3 day unguided walk on our farm We enjoy planting trees and grow a lot of our own food. We have 8 working farm dogs and a pet ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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My one acre property sometimes gets away on me and some assistance is appreciated. I am a mature widow, living alone, retired secondary school teacher who works voluntarily in the community. I have travelled considerably and enjoy learning about ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hello We are a family of four with a and have a large extended family in the local community so if you would like a taste of New Zealand family life we would love to have you. We live on a farm growing predominately wheat and maize but we also have ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I am a member of a local community garden which encouraged people to grow and eat real food and I also have a large garden at my home. We need help in the garden always to keep the place somewhere where people can come and see what is possible for ......

  • Country: New Zealand
i am 32 year old male . have few business around . Big garden , permaculture , self sustainable garden , I am trying to make self sustainable house , trying to. Grow my all Food , organic , recycling , zero waste . Trying to Grow vegetable from ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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The good life in Kakanui (Coastal Otago). a stunning secluded beachside holiday spot. Weve got a little cottage on a 3 acre patch with vast gardens an assortment of Chickens, Sheep, and cats. Rosie (kiwi) is a soapmaker and full time mum and Kwon ......

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We have two kids 7 and 4 years. We work in Hospitality (Roger owns several businesses) and Mandy is in an environmental NGO. We have space for someone who is interested in enjoying an experience living in Wellington and helping us out a bit with the ......

  • Country: New Zealand
Hi all! We're a family of 5 - mum Kristin (36), dad Iain (35), Izzy (6) Archie (4) and Toby (2). Iain is a Project Manager in the city, Kristin is a Massage Therapist and full-time mum. The kids are pretty cool - normal kids full of energy, we're ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Host offers payment
I am Lucy and I manage a family owned dairy farm in the Waitaki valley near Oamaru. I have a young energetic staff and we all enjoy meeting and working with people from all over the world. We offer the opportunity to learn our culture, our language ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family of 4 with a cat and 2 dogs, The Boys are 17 & and 13 we are running a 500 cow dairy farm, we love hunting and fishing and outdoor adventures. We have stunning views of the Ruahine ranges with access to the headwaters of the Tukituki ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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My husband and I emigrated to New Zealand in 2002. We are Dutch. We are passionate about New Zealand and are hosting exchange students on a regular basis. We have 2 daughters both at university now and a dog called Beau

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We are a mother and son family living on a small organic property in the beautiful west coast town, Raglan. Sitting on a hill, we look out over the harbour and are just 20min walk from town.

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family of 5 living in rural Taranaki. We live on a farm and work is a mixture of on & off farm for us. Our family has an interesting blend of interests from technology to farming and tramping in the native bush close by. Non-smoking ......

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We are an older couple with many interests and love meeting new people of all ages. We have travelled extensively ourselves and like to learn and to teach. We need a bit of help with gardening and general maintenance on our 1 1/2 acre section in the ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We live near the coast in north Waikato, on a small lifestyle property. We have a deeply rural feeling with large farms around us, beautiful views across farmland to the west coast often with spectacular sunsets and night skies. This is a beautiful ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi Everyone! I'm Phil, 100% Kiwi, 55 years old, I own a beautiful land on the paradise of Te Anau. I live alone and l Looking for help for my garden and take care of the house when I'm not around.

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are 2 lovely hosts living in Gladstone in the Wairarapa. We have a big property and in middle of it is our amazing contemporary house surrounded by New Zealand natives and fruit and veggie gardens. We have 2 dogs and a cat, as well as many cows. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family of five living the dream in the beautiful Wairarapa. Much as we try to avoid a busy life, it can be tricky to achieve with three young children (aged 9, 6 & 3), and Dan commuting to Wellington for work. As well as general maintenance ......

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There are three households living on our organic lifestyle block in Tahekeroa 40 minutes north of Auckland City. We are surrounded by native bush and farmland. We have large vegetable, herb and flower gardens, an orchard and woodland to maintain as ......


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