Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

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New Zealand


  • Country: New Zealand
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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
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Greetings from downstream of Whangarei. Our names are Mike and Verena. We live on the coastline of Whangarei Harbour, central to all the wonders that Northland has to offer. We share our home with a small schnauzer dog, who is very friendly once ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Want to learn about Tiny House construction? Some of our best helpers have had no prior experience, just patience and a willingness to be present, learn and take initiative! Our Tiny House build time is 3 months - so the longer you stay, the more ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I grew up on a vineyard in West Auckland, NZ but have been busy living and travelling many different places (I have been to over 50 countries some of them multiple times such as Croatia, Italy, England and USA) around the world and New Zealand. I ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We need someone to house sit and look after our puuppy I live close to the beach with great views and location. I enjoy hiking, ocean, swims, music and sharing experiences with new people.

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi my name is Denise and my home is in Oratia New Zealand. My property is nestled in established native bush, NZs rainforest full of native birds. I am 15 mins away from beautiful West Coast beaches and the Waitakere Rangers 16000 hectares of ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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i have 20 acres bush block with sea views a beautiful spot to chill out i have a loving family both kids live in auckland Tom being a electrician and Emma a nurse 2 sisters live local as well both have amazing places to live as well i work at the ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I'm James, Im 29 and managing a beef and deer farm in South Canterbury. I bought the farm five years ago with my parents, so its a busy time getting things into shape. The farm is 3 minutes from Pleasant Point. Its a combination of flats and easy ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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In return for your help you will be welcome in my home I live on a rural property with the owners house close by. I have no cell phone coverage. I have Wi-Fi and a home phone local calls only. I am a retired Maori artist, writer and flax weaving ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I am a retired potter and glass artist . I have lived in some beautiful parts of New Zealand and have now settled on the gorgeous Coromandel coast. live in a very beautiful part of the world, Coromandel Peninsula, overlooking Hauraki Gulf.

  • Country: New Zealand
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Kia ora! We are an artist, and an artist / narrative therapist, working from home - we’ve been big city dwellers for years, but now live up here in paradise - 90 mins from Auckland. We live (cook and relax) in a big yurt, sleep in cob houses, and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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— Looking for help 15-23 August. Plan to take the week off work — I descend from tribes in the Bay of Plenty region from the ancestral canoes - Nukutere, Mataatua & Te Arawa. I work in Conservation and bought a property in late 2017 with 14ha of ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Looking for a little bit of help at the moment please. I have injured my knee and would love somebody or a couple to cook and shop for me and drive me places. I live in West Auckland handy to public transport in a friendly community that supports ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I am a Mature Business lady, who would like help occasionally with gardening, and sometimes household tasks, a few hours each day in my lovely home. I have travelled extensively and hosted with Helpx and Backpacker Board and enjoy having overseas ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I have a woodworking business which takes most of my time but also have a house to keep, art projects and an organic garden to tend to... all in a location akin to paradise. I'll do the woodwork to pay the Bills if you can help me with the other ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I am in the process of converting a bare piece of land into a 3.5 acre self sufficient property. About two years ago I moved a 124 year old cottage onto the property and am just finishing the renovations. I currently need help with a few small ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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SEEKING NEW WORKAWAYER FROM THE 1ST AUGUST 2020. I am looking for people to stay for longer periods - of at least two weeks - as I prefer this than having lots of different people for short periods as it can be quite unsettling for me. I am a ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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My property is situated in the beautiful Clarence Valley on the North Kaikoura Coast with easy access to ocean, river and mountains. I am looking for people with practical skills in gardening, cleaning and building to help me develop and run a busy ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi all :) Feel like learning some carpentry/building skills while relaxing in a house you can make you own home during your stay? My name is Braden, I am a qualified builder who specialises in architectural homes. I am looking for eager and fun ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi I'm an Equestrain coach & have been doing this most of my life, I'm passionate about helping people understand their horses more as well as ride more successfully. I have inherited my mums cat Sambo, & have 3 horses that live a little way from ......


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