Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

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New Zealand

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  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 7
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We’re a relaxed creative family of 4. (8 if you include our cat, two ducks and goat) our two kids are 3.5 and 1 yrs old. Getting to know people with different background and cultures is something we love doing especially when it comes to food ;) ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 4
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Hi we are a couple with a small hazelnut plantation and once a year we have to harvest them. It usually takes a week or so., we need help picking them up and sorting them. We have two caravans in the garden and have room for 4 people, either couples ......

  • Country: New Zealand
New host  Last minute
My husband and I live on 4 acres of land rurally, in a small old gold mining town called Matakanui. We have a miniature horse, goat, 2 dogs, a cat and some chickens. It is our 20th wedding anniversary and we have booked a holiday for a week to ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I am an organic farmer, wiccan, herbal healing balm maker and english language teacher and live with my daughter, her partner and my grandchildren on our 20 acre natural agriculture/permaculture/organic property. I love growing food, flowers and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 8
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Update for summer 2020. Please check the calendar. Cheers After a busy December and January we are now open to taking workawayers again. We would like to hear from you if you are able to help us scrape old lino off the floor and wallpaper off the ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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The overall project is to continue the conversion of a 110ft japanese vessel into a massive floating community, in order to be able to sail the world with as many cool people as possible ! (For now we can seep 14, but we wanna reach 30 beds before ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 11
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Our property is located in the beautiful Wairarapa, about an hour out of Wellington. We have renovated stables to create an art and mosaic studio. I (Zelda) am a Mosaic Artist from South Africa and my husband Matt is a Kiwi. We live in a 2 storey ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 28
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Hello everyone! We are currently looking for help now until March with some renovations at my house, which will mostly be painting and some landscaping projects. We may also be working up some scaffolding at times to paint some of the second story ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We have a semi contained spare room, and appreciate general help with the kids if we are out. Cooking, gardening, cleaning etc. we only ask for 2 hrs a day in exchange for accommodation, but not food. We can eat together if you are willing to pitch ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 28
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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
  • Feedback: 8
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We are a household of 3, two women (we are sisters), and one 3 year old boy, plus four very curious chickens and an extremely affectionate cat. We live on a rural property ten minutes walk from Bethells beach and in the other direction is a 25min ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 10
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We have been down in beautiful Central Otago for almost two years - and have come to stay ! This means our garden is growing wilder by the day and all our big jobs are being neglected. You would need to be willing to do physical jobs - nothing ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Our monastary is the first of its kind for followers of Jesus with a theological foundation in the Old Testament, the New Testament and the Urantia Book. Its community life is contemplative and looks to the traditions of Celtic, Coptic, Catholic and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Do you have experience with building, painting, plumbing or may be you are strong and have a good idea for balance and like to have a go at building a dry stone wall with boulders which came from the foundation of the cottage. There are many ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Kia Ora Guys. My husband and I are based in the lovely Waimauku just outside of Auckland. We have three dogs, two cats and usually a table full of people working with us on our property. We have a vineyard, fruit trees, a small vegetable patch which ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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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
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I live with my partner in our home in West Auckland. I work as a midwife and my partner Cath is a painter & decorator. We both enjoy meeting people I consider myself to be an intrepid traveler .Cath is from the uk and has came to NZ for a holiday ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 39
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We are an Irish couple who arrived in New Zealand with a back pack and tourist visa.Now 10 years later we have our dream home close to the beach with three gorgeous kids (our pictures are a bit dated will update soon). We are both well traveled ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 8
New host  Last minute
Hi, we are an older couple who enjoy meeting people from other walks of life. We live on a lifestyle block about 38 kms north of Christchurch and need a little help with some chores/work around the house and garden. We enjoy hearing about people's ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi I'm Neil, I am the owner of a 15 Hectare property overlooking the beautiful Doubtless Bay in the Far North of the North island of New Zealand. I have worked in many industries both in NZ and in the Asia Pacific area, these occupations include ......

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