Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in New Zealand

Workaway Host List - Find Hosts and Organizations

(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

showing 1 to 20 of 23 hosts


  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 7
Updated  Last minute
After 24 years away on international adventures Alistair has returned home to New Zealand, and bought the family with him! Alistair met his American wife, Karin, in Bolivia where they lived together for 20 years, and their two sons, Connor and Kael, ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 4
Updated  Last minute
We are a young open minded couple 28 and 31, who would love your company and your help at our property. We started out in the Nelson area as helpers whilst we travelled this wonderful country, now we are returning the experience. We decided to ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 36
Updated  Last minute
Hi, we're a family of 4 living in the beautiful Mahurangi peninsular, about an hour north of Auckland. we're offering a self contained 1 bedroom 'mini house' on our 2 hectare property in exchange for 15 hours work per week, split over the week. The ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 18
Updated  Last minute
We are a young family with three children, 4yo a 6yo and a 8yo. We've travelled a lot and came back home to NZ to put down some roots. Recently bought an old country hospital and would love a little help doing the place up. We live in a lovely part ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 3
  • Host offers payment
Updated  Last minute
Come & help us at our homely hostel in central Nelson. We have one helper (in exchange for accommodation) leaving in the next week or so. Please only contact us if you're available now or in the next week. We are a 5 to 10 minutes walk from town. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 72
Updated  Last minute
We live in a beautiful, recently renovated farm homestead in the stunning Motueka River valley. Your hosts, Jeremy (32) and Josie (32), would love to host people from anywhere in the world with an interest in the outdoors. We have recently finished ......

  • Country: New Zealand
Updated  Last minute
I'm Jamie from New Zealand. living in the beautiful neighborhood of remuera in a big house full of other travellers. We are renting our rooms out. So you can share your stories with other travellers. We have a big garden :). Our house is quite old ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 3
Updated  Last minute
I can't change the title, but we are currently looking for cooking/recipe exchange, house work, and general yard work. There are always art projects going on well. If you enjoy cooking, gardening, language exchange, or art and want to have lots of ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 21
Updated  Last minute
We are a French-New Zealand family, having lived in both countries. 2 children girl 15 and boy 14 with their big sister now living in Canada (23). We enjoy welcoming people from overseas, and the exchange possible through workaway is fabulous. The ......

  • Country: New Zealand
New host  Last minute
Help with transforming our little farm. Your own private accomodation separate from the house. Gardening, tree planting and help in the house. Gorgeous harbour views, chickens, sheep and a friendly family!

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 47
Updated  Last minute
Te Nohoaka o Tukiauau / is regarded as the largest and most important privately owned wetland in New Zealand! Wetlands are now really rare, New Zealand has sadly destroyed more that 90% of these important eco-systems, they have been drained, filled ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 22
Updated  Last minute
Updated as of 20/08/2019. Had a last minute cancellation after a couple or single mature person ideally for at least 1 wk possibly longer from 21st or 22nd of August for at least 5 days to 1 week ideally who has had some experience with kids, and is ......

  • Country: New Zealand
Updated  Last minute
This is a 3.5 acre property with a beautiful stream on the boundary. I am completely off grid and developing the property on permaculture principles. I’ve recently moved a three bedroom cottage onto the property and am in the process of renovating ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 19
Updated  Last minute
FAMILY I James was brought up on the family farm in the area and worked as a mechanical Engineer for before traveling and working abroad extensively for about 5 years. Upon returning to NZ, I decided to return to farming to enjoy the outdoors and ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 50
Updated  Last minute
My name's Rosemary and upon retirement, I decided to set up a Native Plant Nursery in Mangatainoka, Tararuas. I've always enjoyed the bush and it's smell, especially in wet weather! I love tramping in the bush and be surrounded by nature. This has ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 39
Updated  Last minute
We, Suza, artist and Warwick, designer have made ourselves a new home closer to nature and are now learning to live a more sustainable, healthier lifestyle. We have 3 chickens, 7 lambs and 1 little dog and we are growing our own vegies and some ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 2
  • Host offers payment
Updated  Last minute
Come and experience a little piece of paradise here at our retreat nestled in the native rainforest and surrounded by rugged coastline, come and explore what the West Coast of New Zealand has to offer.

  • Country: New Zealand
New host  Last minute
We are a young family Joseph (chef 38) Anna (teacher 37) and Jane (3) with a fourth on the way! We have a beautiful 2-acre lifestyle block that we are turning into an organic food garden. We enjoy a simple natural lifestyle.

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 8
Updated  Last minute
Sharing good experiences with a happy and funny retired woman Housework with a really good view of Rangitoto Island, next to the beaches, in Castor Bay, ideal for walking and enjoying the sunshine I am mature woman, friendly, funny, caring, ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 22
Updated  Last minute
Welcome to our family. Dad Ben, Mum Brenna and two young children Bryony (9) and Coen (7). We are a busy, hard working, happy, and fun family. Our large near new home is built on our small one hectare rural lifestyle block situated in the Eastern ......

showing 1 to 20 of 23 hosts


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