Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in Canterbury, New Zealand

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We are cropping farmers in Mid Canterbury near Ashburton. We both love to travel, experience different cultures and have trekked in Nepal, India, Africa and Peru. LIfe is always busy on the farm of which we grow a variety of crops ranging from ......

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Welcome to Christchurch. We are ready to welcome helpers now, helpers with building skills and experience. We appreciate every one of our helpers and will do everything we can to make sure you get what you hope for in our exchange. We offer a ......

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Couple or 2 friends together, energetic, needed for garden work, firewood, work in our native trees reserve,housecleaning,feed chickens and dogs, possibly help with painting a cottage, some housecleaning and general tidying up around the property. ......

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We are an Irish couple enjoying life in New Zealand . We are renovating our old wonderful house situated on the outskirts of town, our projects include the final stages of an Art studio ,and a workshop for restoration of bicycles and motorbikes. ......

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We have 11 acres in the countryside with horses and dogs. We have great accommodation and food. We are interesting hosts who will make sure you have fun while helping us. If you are an experienced equestrian great but if not that is fine as we ......

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My husband and I live on 12 beautiful acres 3.5kms from Hanmer Springs. The views are spectacular. We keep horses, sheep, pigs, a cow and chickens. I work from partly from home and partly out of town and my husband works in the village. We often ......

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Experience the warm hospitable kiwi culture whilst staying with our family on our 30 acre organic farm 50 minutes north west of Christchurch. We are a family of 4 ( two children Aged 9 yr and 7 yr) Our parents who are in the 70’s also live in a wee ......

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Tēna koutou! Hello! Welcome to Le Bons Bay, Aotearoa New Zealand. Welcome to a place of tranquility, a place of growth, a place of love & kindness, a place for you to simply be. Important: Please read all information provided below. Our land is ......

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Hi, Our property is located just out of the small town of Geraldine. We have been living on our 10 acre block for about 3 years.With a collection of animals to attend to - sheep, lambs, chickens, bees and fallow deer (and 2 young children) - there ......

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07/07/2019: We will be heading into our busiest time of the year at the beginning of August! That is LAMBING! We would love to host a volunteer to help me with feeding lambs. There will most likely also be a little bit of helping out with chores ......

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We are based in Hawarden, North Canterburry in the South Island of New Zealand. The Christchurch airport is 90 minutes away and we are happy to make arrangements for you to get to us. We own 2,300 acres of beautiful land in the mountains running ......

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We are a couple living on a small farm just south of Timaru on the east coast of the beautiful South Island, New Zealand. Timaru is a small city with a safe beach called Caroline Bay. On the farm we have a few cattle and lease some land out to some ......

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we are a hardworking couple with a beautiful friendly Alaskan Malamute we love the beauty and tranquility that Akaroa has on offer.Committed to an organic lifestyle and natural healing love the outdoors and food plus good communication. We are easy ......

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Hi, we are Margo and Cornelius and we are living in a beautiful cottage at the end of Akaroa Harbour. It is a 5 bedroom Vila. Great garden with flowers, vegetables, herbs and fruit trees/ bushes. We have a big garden and a small backpackers which ......

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We are a couple with an interest in travel and adventure, and we like to meet people from around the world by hosting work-away guests. Our situation is better for older (over 25) travel savvy & independent guests, who like being active. Currently ......

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Hi I am Jonathan, myself with my wife and business partners own a stunning 110 acre Healing Retreat and permaculture farm on the Banks Peninsula of New Zealand. The Sundari retreat has a bunch of loved rescue farm animals, from chickens and sheep to ......

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Hi there, we are Nico & Pien, a young at heart middle aged couple. 22 years ago we emigrated from The Netherlands to New Zealand together with our 2 sons. We live on a 50 acre farmlet about 45 km North West of Christchurch, together with 8 sheep, ......

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Hi there and welcome to NZ. My home is in Governors Bay which is a small town of 800 people located in a very scenic part of the Banks Peninsula only 20 minutes drive from Christchurch. I have a rather large property on tree-clad section with a ......

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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 ......

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We are a busy Family of 5. Parents in 40s and 3 boys 13, 11, 9 years old. We live 10min out of Rangiora but go there most days of the week and 30 min from Christchurch.  My Husband is a truck driver and I work from home and in an office in Kaiapoi ......

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