Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

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New Zealand


  • Country: New Zealand
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Helpers needed from the 17th to 23rd September 2018 for some fun work on the farm. We would love to hear from you. ________________________ We are a French (Pauline) and New Zealand (Noel) couple who lives on a beautiful farm near Raglan, where ......

  • Country: New Zealand
Hi my name is Oliver and I would like to invite you to come and help me build a sick wicked mountain bike track /tracks with on my parents propty Located in the beautifull outer pelorus sounds (top of the South Island New Zealand ) asides from the ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi there, we are looking for help to plant native trees back onto our dairy farm to improve waterways, we are also starting very exciting projects so keep reading to find out more! Our aim here is to reduce the dairy farming to aim for a more ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I am living on my family farm with my grand daughter. We have a native tree nursery 3 dogs and 2 calves. We would like help in our Nursery and also renovating our old farmhouse. We live on the beautiful Karikari Peninsula surrounded by sea. We also ......

  • Country: New Zealand
I work from home as a florist and own a 3 bedroom 93 year old house. Matamata is the heart of Hobbiton. I have three married children and 6 grandchildren who come to stay during school vacation times - not all at the same time. My home is also ......

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I live on a 5 acre block on the road to Bethells Beach., 45 minutes from the auckland CBD. I am 5 mins from the beach. The nearest railway station is Swanson. I have chickens , sheep and bees .I would be able to introduce you to the world of ......

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We live on beautiful Waiheke Island, known for its chilled out style and gorgeous natural environment. At our home we are surrounded by native bush and bird life. We believe in living responsibly by reducing our use of harmful substances and growing ......

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I am a full-time teacher with 3 grown children who have left the nest, but have the company of one dog - who needs company while I am at work. I am looking for some help with general house and property maintenance on a 1 acre section. The property ......

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We are a family of 4, two little boys, living just north of Auckland in a 3.5 acre rural lifestyle block. We are wanting somebody to help with things like gardening, fixing up things like the chicken coop and perhaps if you are skilled enough laying ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi team, We love having visitors, but we can't actually afford to feed or shower you. We'll open up our listing again when things are looking more positive for us. ABOUT US... We're a family of four (mum, dad, two boys--6&1) finally living our ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Matt works for a church organisation overseeing youth work around the country. I am an English teacher and also do some freelance writing for magazines. Our two children, both girls, are aged 5 and 8.

  • Country: New Zealand
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####A current project is converting a van into a camper so carpentry skills valued. Also building a retaining wall and trimming trees.#### Hello ,Are you handy, practical and skilled creating and fixing things around the home? I have a large, ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a small lifestyle block located east of Carterton in the Wairarapa. This farm was started from bare blocks about 8 years ago and we have been putting in all the infrastructure ourselves. Jeremy and I are American ex-pats in our 40's with lots ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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In 2015, we 'workawayed' our way around Europe, where we had so many awesome adventures and met so many awesome people, so now want to continue in the 'workawaying' adventure as hosts. We are very friendly and love sharing travelling stories or even ......

  • Country: New Zealand
I’m a liveaboard vegetarian yachtie usually based on the marina in nelson. 10min slow walk into town centre . There’s always something to do aboard inside if the weather isn’t so good and outside on deck otherwise. If the weather I see nice and o ......

  • Country: New Zealand
We live on a High country station (farm) with some sheep and beef. Guided hunting operation and general farm work. A couple of horses. We are ready for our next helpers for The start of October onwards. We are very interested in having a person that ......

  • Country: New Zealand
We are a family of 5. Living on a dairy farm in the beautiful wairarapa. Kids aged 11,8 and 4. We enjoy going to the coast in our caravan (husband dives and we have a boat to fish). Our farm backs onto lake wairarapa were we do water sports. I also ......

  • Country: New Zealand
Hi! I am a senior manager and I love to do sport, spend time in the outdoors and love to travel. I enjoy windsurfing, kitesurfing, kayaking, mountain biking, hiking and snowboarding and sports such as soccer and basketball. All good reasons why I ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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My partner and I escaped the rat race 15 years ago and magically landed in Kohukohu, Northland, New Zealand. We fell in love with an old colonial villa and it's rambling overgrown garden. After 'commuting' between our two worlds for the first few ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi there, We are a large family with only one child still at home. We live on a life style block of ten acres, In the rain forest of Karekare near the best beach in Auckland. Our farm has our daughters horse "Bella" two mini ponies "Lucy" and ......


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