Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

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We live in the beautiful Bay of plenty, tauranga in a large house. Beaches are just around the corner and gorgeous mount maunganui a bus ride away. Recently returned again from our 9 months holiday/ visiting family in Germany while the kids 9/11 ......

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My name is Joy, I am a 60 year old Nurse working in Tauranga and am looking for some hardworking people to help restore my new house. It is an older house that is undergoing some big changes and renovations which i am needing some people for. The ......

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We are a family of five We live off grid on the east coast of Aotearoa ( New Zealand) about ten K from the sea. We have our own river that we swim in most days. I am Tuhoe as are my three children and my wife is from the highlands of scotland. Tuhoe ......

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I am a single mature female living right on the ocean front and living a quiet yogic lifestyle which means i am self sufficient, vegetarian, respectful of my natural environment and continue to teach yoga classes in my township of Opotiki Situated ......

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We live in a lovely 1920's villa which we are still renovating and we have a large garden that I can't always cope with. We try to grow our own supply of vegetables as organically as possible and we have our own hens and ducks, we have an ......

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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 ......

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I live in beautiful Rotorua, New Zealand. Rotorua is famous for its mountain biking, lakes and steaming geothermal hot pools. I am lucky to live directly across the road from the magical redwood forest known as Whakarewarewa Forest with its hectares ......

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My husband and I emigrated to New Zealand in 2002. We are Dutch. We are passionate about New Zealand and are hosting exchange students on a regular basis. We have 2 daughters both at university now and a dog called Beau

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After a few years of dairy farming we now live on a lifestyle block with two beefy’s, a little feijoa orchard, garden, a couple of chucks & ducks, Mertle & Murray the turtles, Gypsy the black cat & Sweet Georgia Brown the Maine coon. We have just ......

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Are you looking to immerse yourself in kiwi culture and live at the beach. We have accomodation available for the right person which will be at a subsidised rate in exchange for a few hours of babysitting. Active and fun loving family of three ......

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I am a widow who was born in New Zealand. Married to a Dutchman in 1965. We have four children and 11 grandchildren and I still live in a large 4 bedroomed famiy home which I would be delighted to have help in doing some housework, gardening and ......

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Hi there, We are a family of 5 living a rural lifestyle on a kiwifruit orchard. Our children are aged 4, 7 and 8. My husband works as an orchard manager and I myself work in construction. We love to get out and about but very much enjoy the peace ......

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Our property is in a quiet, secluded part of Welcome Bay and you will stay with us in the house in your own double room. We have great views that look out over Tauranga and a swimming pool which is great in the summer to cool down after working in ......

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Nestled in the hills behind Ohiwa Harbour in the eastern Bay of Plenty is our little piece of paradise. We are a couple with a young daughter and we are creating an off-grid, permaculture lifestyle. We currently have building projects that we need a ......

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We're a friendly family who love having international visitors. We did a lot of travel before we had children and now we have two boys aged 3 and 5. We're having another baby (a girl this time!), due on April 23rd and it would be absolutely amazing ......

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Fun and happy family of 5 requires some workaways to help with painting, gardening and childcare Our beautiful home is located in sunny Bay of Plenty, 2 hours south of Auckland

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My name is Gaye, and I am the caterer at the Golf Club in Opotiki. I have a cat by the name of ToiToi you resides with me and have 2 permanent boarders residing on the property. I do not have the time to attend to the property so therefor require a ......

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We are looking for people to help us apply the finishing touches to our renovations (painting, etc) and help with cleaning and packing - we are about to go on an OE. We want people from 3rd-10th January. We are a couple, 26 years old and live in a ......

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We are 11 km from Taupo centre and 3 kms from the fabulous Whakaipo Bay .A beautiful remote beach on our doorstep. .We are well travelled hosts with a love of art and books ..I , Jan , am not the best cook in the world but i am a great talker and ......

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Lyn is a hobby breeder of havanese. These little dogs (currently 5 in number) dwell unrestricted in my home as little family members. After years as a health professional the change to a gorgeous fur family is simply a joy and my total passion. ......


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