Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

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New Zealand


  • Country: New Zealand
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After a few years of dairy farming we now live on a lifestyle block with two beefy’s, a little feijoa orchard, garden, a couple of chucks & ducks, Mertle & Murray the turtles, Gypsy the black cat & Sweet Georgia Brown the Maine coon. We have just ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are an active family looking for help in return to being a part of our family and have an unique farming/sporting adventure. We are a farming family of 2 active grandparents, 2 young parents, a young teenage worker and 2 young children. We are ......

  • Country: New Zealand
20 acres chemical free farming. And greenhouse. Using old fashion techniques to maintain bugs and weeds. Cattle, pigs, chooks and sheep. We have lots of nut trees pecan grove and chestnuts a small orchard with fruit trees dotted everywhere.

  • Country: New Zealand
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We live in the South Canterbury High Country on a Historic New Zealand sheep and cattle Station.We have five children and are a busy farming family.We live in a large country homestead and have 20 acres of garden to look after, plus a little church ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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CARPENTERS AND GARDENERS WANTED!! We have a section on the outskirts of Lake Hawea township which is a 15 minute drive north of Wanaka. If you have transport that makes it much easier. We have one daughter, Minnie, who is 13 (2018). My husband Fin ......

  • Country: New Zealand
Are you looking to immerse yourself in kiwi culture and live at the beach. We have accomodation available for the right person which will be at a subsidised rate in exchange for a few hours of babysitting. Active and fun loving family of three ......

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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 ......

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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 ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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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 ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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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 ......

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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 ......


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