Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

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New Zealand


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I live by myself in the countryside and have a small organic orchard surrounded by native forest in a beautiful part of New Zealand. I enjoy having people to stay, especially when they can help me in my garden.

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We live in the countryside, half an hour inland from the town of Timaru, (which is 2 hours south of Christchurch). My husband and I own 5 acres which was originally a school, which we have converted into a family home and gardens. We have our own ......

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We are 100% off grid in Wellington NZ Ohariu Valley, a mere 25 minutes from the capital city! We live a sustainable lifestyle, breeding and growing all our own protein.

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I live in quiet green area of Auckland. Live in an original old villa on the slopes of a dead volcano in a 52 acre parc. It is at the edge of central Auckland. 6 km from the center and 13 km to the airport. Easy communication with public transport ......

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Our property is in a quiet, secluded part of Welcome Bay and you will stay with us in the house in your own double room. We have great views that look out over Tauranga and a swimming pool which is great in the summer to cool down after working in ......

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Nestled in the hills behind Ohiwa Harbour in the eastern Bay of Plenty is our little piece of paradise. We are a couple with a young daughter and we are creating an off-grid, permaculture lifestyle. We currently have building projects that we need a ......

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Firstly I would like to apologise for the poor 'reply rate'. There are at times many people writing to us, so it's difficult to communicate to everyone. So... Hi, My names Tom. I just got home from 4 years traveling and volunteering around the ......

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Hi there, We are a family of 5 Jon, Georgie, Lily, Arie and Indie and live on a lifestyle block surrounded by my parents farm in the beautiful Gladstone Valley. I look after the kids and organise our local Farm Environment Awards and Jon commutes to ......

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We live in sunny Nelson, New Zealand only a quick walk from the city. The house is shared by a couple and one other flatmates, and 2 very friendly cats. Due to work commitments the garden has become overgrown and needs a general tidy, trimming of ......

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We are a mature couple who have ventured on a passion to grow organic vegetables and so recently purchased an organic micro farm up in northland. The property has a river boundary and numerous fruit trees and crops which need to be planted and trees ......

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Ki Ora. I'm a single woman in her 50's and I have a lovely home and large garden in a quiet Suburb on the outskirts of Central Auckland. I care for my elderly father who now shares my home, along with a chicken and a recent addition to the household ......

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We are a family with two adult sons (who are home at times). We live on a beautiful peninsula on the Kaipara harbour. We have many animals and an extensive garden and orchard. We are interested in organic architecture and are building an unusual ......

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Must have sailing experience!! Are you a couple or small family with sailing experience? We would love to meet you! Ideally we are looking for someone who can provide a 3 month commitment to help us onboard our boat and pitch in with the ......

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My Wife and i run a modest miniature horse stud to allow us to breed and show the horses, we are both IT professionals in our day jobs, we're fun and enjoy the farming and animals. the property and accommodation is well appointed and modern, this is ......

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We are a family of four- Fraser and Anita (dad and mum) Hunter 3years old and Lucy 2 years old. We also have Frank- jack russel pup and Pud- family cat. On our our lifestyle block we have chooks, ponies and sheep just 20mins north of capital city ......

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We are a sheep and beef farm in Windwhistle, central Canterbury, one hour from Christchurch. Located near the Rakaia Gorge and 17 minutes from Methven and 30 minutes from the Mt Hutt ski field. We farm 416 hectares and run 200 Angus cows and 1100 ......

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We are a young family living in Pukekohe East on a 12 acre property with fig, feijoa and cider apple orchards and a mix of animals. We have full-time jobs as well as manage the orchards and animals - hence we need help, particularly during the ......

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We are a loving, happy and friendly family with three children. Toni is a full time Mum and Edwin is owns a small consulting firm. We are educated, open minded and try to live a healthy, natural lifestyle. We are working towards self-sufficiency and ......

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Enjoy being part of an Historic Family farming operation practicing ethical eco sustainable methods for over 30 years, some tourism and a unique story of rare breeds, a passion for this beautiful piece of remote NZ land and living in harmony with ......

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We're a friendly family who love having international visitors. We did a lot of travel before we had children and now we have two boys aged 3 and 5. We're having another baby (a girl this time!), due on April 23rd and it would be absolutely amazing ......


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