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  • Country: New Zealand
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Our Community was born in 1975 when a group of young friends including my father and uncle got together and bought this land of native bush to start a community of like minded people, in that first period they built the communal house we call the ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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\ UPDATE: Next availability will be after the 20th December. Ideally i am looking for people who are open to staying here for a longer period if we both feel it is suitable for us after staying a week or two to get a feel for how things are here. So ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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> This property aims to create a sustainable habitat based in and around a 12000 cubic meter earth sculpture < Happenings include organic gardens, metal and wood work, experimental and ecological building, landscaping and permaculture design, ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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This is an experience of dipping your toes into a new world. I personally feel that each individual should be ready and up for the challenge, as this is a different and wild place. We are located 25 minutes *Out* of Raglan on a scenic reserve. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Kia Ora and Welcome! Please read through our description carefully before asking to volunteer with us :) WHAT ARE WE DOING? We are a Permaculture project and animal sanctuary. We've been running for two years, so we are still quite young, and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
We are a family and friends building a sustainable educational setting. We practice Yoga, Transcendental Meditation, and Ayurveda. We have 17 acres with extensive comfortable accommodation with views overlooking the Pacific.

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a Hare Krishna based community on 12 hectares of land. We have a lovely lifestyle, growing organic vegetables, maintaining a fruit orchard, caring for a herd of ahimsa cows (kept in a non-violent way), with our small Hare Krishna Temple in ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Enthusiasm abounds in sunny Takaka, where the microclimate is friendly to the growing garden! We find a deepening sense of community and mutually beneficial support in beloved Golden Bay. Most of our helpers find this a special place and enjoy a ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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If you are into fishing, hiking, MTB, surfing, horse riding, good food, good wine and generally being surrounded by the beauty of nature we have the spot for you. We are a 680 acre certified organic farm with cattle, sheep, feijoa orchards and large ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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This is a community project to restore wetlands and rivers to help keep our oceans healthy and thriving. We live in a small rural community at the top of the Coromandel Peninsula. We grow lots of our own food, build our own homes and share our ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a collective of alternative creatives currently in the beginning stages of establishing an arts collective (with organic gardens) in a heritage listed estate! We are located in a very tiny township about half an hour drive from Dunedin. Your ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hey there, we live in paradise! On community, next to the Abel Tasman National Park in the north of the south island of NZ, in the Nelson region, in Marahau. We are one share of 11 on our 87 acres. We are a Big House that has a workshop/yoga space, ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a small spiritually orientated community and forest retreat living in close connection with nature. We are passionate about natural health and healing ,(growing organic veges and medicinal herbs on the land ) yoga and meditation, sustainable ......

  • 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
Join us in the Far north of New Zealand. Experience our beautiful land and culture. Be part of the sustainable revolution! Spend your summer creating with us. The beginnings of an indiginous sustainable village in the countryside. If your into ......

  • Country: New Zealand
I am looking for about 6 people to help me for a couple of weeks help to bring my lovely sunny villa (house) in Dunedin up to scratch as I have moved to Auckland and need to get the house and gardens nice so my friend's daughter and her young family ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Join an exciting election campaign in Whangārei - we've got lots of things to be done as we are running the most exciting campaign in the country, and are making our whole town sit up and take notice. We've got an amazing bunch of volunteers - and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Paul and Jackie live in the small rural township of Okaihau nestled between the beautiful Bay of Islands and the Hokianga Harbour. Paul is a paramedic who works shift work and I (Jackie) has been a nurse for 30 years and is now trying out different ......


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