Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in Canterbury, New Zealand

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  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 18
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Hi there Thank you for stopping by ;) We live in a beautiful farmhouse in Goughs Bay, 20-minute drive from Akaroa. We have a young baby girl. We are looking for someone to help us with farm and gardening work. If you love home grown organic ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 12
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This listing is now for a builder/carpenter and gardener, for a good dig of the vegetable garden, getting it ready for the winter plus battening and lining an area of a barn and possibly helping with a pergola and small deck. Also for someone who ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We have a lifestyle block in Canterbury New Zealand. My husband Henry works full time and I work part time. Commute to Christchurch from here is 45 minutes to Rangiora 20 minutes and Oxford 10 minutes. We have two daughters living away from home. ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 9
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**Looking for Workawayers immediately** (sharing accomodation with one other female) Hello, we are Family Oishi, Helen, my husband Shun, Wren (4) and Taiga (2), We live in a small house with a large garden and caravan (where you will be staying) ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 38
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We have had workawayers from various parts of the world for many years now and we really enjoy meeting people. Our children have left home, we have grandchildren, one of us is a teacher of languages, the other a builder. You will stay in a ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi! We are a busy family of 4 - Myself, my husband Mark, Harry (3.5 years) and Alice (1.5 years). We live 5 minutes from Ashburton on a small farming block where we have calves, pigs, hens and our friendly dog Bella. Mark works on my family farm ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family of 4 (two girls aged 6 and 9), recently returned to NZ after 16 years in the UK - now settling back into Kiwi life on a recently acquired 4ha lifestyle block in West Melton. We spent 2018/2019 travelling Europe and Africa in an old ......

  • Country: 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 ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Lindy and I are have purchased a small ski lodge in picturesque Methven after spending time working and travelling around the world. Our lodge is only 300m from the centre of town which has great pubs, coffee shops, restaurants and other ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi, We are Dave (Uncle Dave) & Nikki (Aunty Nikki), We have an Adventure Farm stay near Geraldine 1-1/2hours South of Christchurch inland from Timaru in the center of the South Island of NZ. We always seem to need a hand with windows to clean, ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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*we are now booked with helpers through late July* We live on a small farm and have sheep and cattle. We are within walking distance of Fairlie (which is near Tekapo/Mt Cook/Timaru/Geraldine). We are near a Christian church, swimming pool, library ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 12
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*** House sitter wanted*** Hi Workaways, with school holidays coming up we are planning a family holiday away for about 10days. We are looking for a very responsible workaway to watch over the property, feed the two cats, one dog and 20 chooks while ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We are a family of 5. My husband works as a truck driver full time and im a full time dairy farmer. We have 3 awesome children 10,7 and almost 3. Also have 1 puppy and 5 cats, we live in Winchester South Canterbury it is the gateway for most South ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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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 ......

  • 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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We are a small 5 acre farm just 10 km out of the Mountain town of Methven, Focusing on organics and sustainable farming practices we are developing our farm to become as great of a resource for our family as possible, for this we try and produce as ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I am updating my listing. I had made arrangements with lots of lovely workaways from overseas to stay with us over the next year and help with my horses but it is looking unlikely that they will be able to travel to NZ. If you are an experienced ......

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Feedback: 6
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We would love a mature and friendly person to come and stay for at least 3 months. Due to Corona we are seeking responsible people who can honestly, fit into the following: Have been in the country for a while Not exposed to corona not been staying ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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I am a mum of 3 gorgeous kids; 8, 6 and 3 living in the beautiful suburb of Merivale in Christchurch. I am looking for a friendly and adaptable person who loves kids, as an extra pair of hands around the house and with the kids. I work part time ......

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Kia Ora and welcome to the Clavey family, we are Dad, mum and 2 school age boys, originally from the UK, come to New Zealand 4 years ago, looking for help around our busy lifestyle block helping with children and a few animals we keep such as ......

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