Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

Workaway Host List - Find Hosts and Organisations

(optional)




This will search for a host's availability based on the info contained in their calendar. A host must have activated their calendar and indicated the periods that they are looking for help.

New Zealand


  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 77
Updated 
Hi, We are looking for people to share our home and help us with our large vegetable garden and small home orchard, there is also maintenance work with the house and land as well as helping look after the horses and other farm animals (cows, sheep ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 87
Updated  Last minute
Small Farm Animal Sanctuary, 50 KM South of Dunedin. There are pigs, horses, sheep, chickens, turkey, dogs. Also a large garden, a few paddocks, all surrounded by farmlands. Very rural NZ Large original farm house and grounds. For winter we have a ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 20
Updated 
Highlights: - Peaceful and beautiful lifestyle property with waterfalls, ponds and streams - Friendly animals to meet, and wild birds galore - Brand new home - Helpers get their own private bedroom and bathroom - Opportunity to work with animals - ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 21
Updated 
We are a friendly, easy going couple who own a lifestyle block of 7Ha and look after many rescued farm animals. We also have 4 rescue dogs! We both work so we love to have some extra help in and around the farm. We are working towards becoming ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 11
Updated 
Hi fellow travelers :) I'm Dan, and I would like to welcome a mature friendly and reliable helper to help me look after my precious four legged friends. About Me....... I am a airport rescue firefighter, Builder(carpenter) and am also a Trustee of ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 1
This is a beautiful rural organic lifestyle equestrian property. Jo is a horsewoman who specialises in Connected Horsemanship & Liberty Riding, a Naturopath and teacher of self mastery. Now retired with Friesian horse’s, jo welcomes calm conscious ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 5
We have no availability at the moment as our current helpers need to stay with us at the current time. If interested helping us over winter please contact us now with your availability and interest from June and we can plan ahead for that. I won't ......

  • Country: New Zealand
Family of 2 with myself Cerene (27yo) and Asher my 6 yo son. With me having a hectic work schedule I am looking for a big sister to join the family and help with Day to day care of Asher When my roster conflicts with this. I need someone from ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 18
We live about one hour south of Napier, in a rural area. On our 60 Acre beef farm, we have about a 140 calf’s and cattle and about 10 Sheep. We got 4 dogs, 2 cats, 3 Alpaca and 12 chicken and a lorikeet. We also got another 80 acres with some ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 46
Come to Reporoa, (between Rotorua and Taupo) and help Andrew and I, and our four (+) rescued greyhounds bring this mini lifestyle block from a neglected mess up to a little piece of eco paradise... we almost need to start from scratch... big plans ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 11
The Maruia Valley is central to everywhere and in the middle of no where! Springs Junction is the closest settlement. Stunning mountains and rivers. I own and train western competition horses. I am looking for help working and caring for the horses. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 17
Small Equestrian property and farm located approx 40mins south of Christhchurch. Ski fields approx 60mins drive, centrally located to many great places . Looking to provide accomodation in my older but warm character home and good home cooked meals ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 12
We are a young family living in the heart of the Wairarapa, about 28 km south of Masterton. Mum is German Dad a Kiwi our children are 7 and 9 years old. We'd like some help on our 3 hectare lifestyle block with some building projects, general ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 6
Phelps farm is small farm that breeds and shows rare breed poultry. I started this with my husband who has recently passed away. We are located in mamaku village just outside of Rotorua itself. I would love to share my house and experiences with ......

  • Country: New Zealand
HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT US... *️️️️️️ Family of five... Mum, Dad, boy 7, boy 6, girl 4 *️️️️️️ Farming sheep and beef *️️️️️️ Plenty of other animals running about... horses, pigs, dogs *️️️️️️ In house accommodation, double bed, ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 8
I live in lovely Wellington city in the sunny (and quirky) suburb of Newtown / Berhampore in a pretty double-bay wooden villa. My home is close to the centre of town (3km walk or a short bus-ride) and a few minutes walk from the shops, bars and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
We are a family of 4. Mum and Dad plus a 11 year old boy and 9 year old girl. we love animals and have 3 pet cats, 7 chickens which give us fresh eggs every day. we both work full time but are self employed- so times are flexible. I also grown an ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 25
Jude and Tony are currently re-developing into a B & B after moving 50 metres here from our family home 5 months ago. Tony is a semi retired therapist. Jude works as a Opthalmology Theatre Nurse. We have 3 dogs Standard Schnauzers. Kruger 10, Poppy ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 7
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
  • Feedback: 12
Hi everybody! We are a vegan farm animal sanctuary in Otaki, just over an hour drive from Wellington. Every day we care for over 200 animals (ponies, cows, goats, pigs, sheep, chickens, ducks, cats, bunnies and more) who have been abandoned, injured ......


Auckland | Bay of Plenty | Canterbury | Gisborne | Hawke's Bay | Manawatu-Wanganui | Marlborough | Nelson & Bays | Northland | Otago | Southland | Taranaki | Tasman | Waikato | Wellington | West Coast