Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in Nelson & Bays, New Zealand

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Hi, we are an international family originally from Bermuda who moved to sunny Hope near Nelson about 3 years ago. Andrea is a breast cancer survivor and one of our motivations for moving to New Zealand was to live an outdoor life in a beautiful ......

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Bit of an update- we now have 2 properties that require help with. My wife and I have recently separated, so living apart but still friends. The below is still an option however for the lifestyle property we are looking for long term stays. ......

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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. Their two sons, young teenagers, ......

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We are a family of five, consisting of Francesco, Seija, two wonderful home educated girls; Lexi and Charlie and our young son, Matteo. We have a wellbeing studio, a vineyard and permaculture gardens. Seija is a naturopathic nutritionist, a clinical ......

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we have a small dairy farm 3km from Collingwood. We have three children, 14 12 11 yrs. they are busy and active. We have coeliac children but offer you gluten breakfast / toast/ oats. Please bring your own and any other snacks, chocolate or sweets. ......

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Jill and Martin (children grown up and left home) ( also work part time in Nelson) run a small farm . We have a dozen pet sheep, a few cattle and chickens. All the creeks and a small lake are planted out and we need help trimming trees and with ......

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Hi, We are the Spratt family and have four children ages twenty six, twenty two, seven and nine. We live on a farm at Lower Moutere New Zealand which is at the top of the south island about 35 minute drive from Nelson City and 8 minutes from Motueka ......

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We are a fun family of five. Always busy doing something. We have a 19 year old that is a builders apprentice.Our 8 year old and 6 year old are loads of fun and very social. They both go to the school down our street. Regan runs an Internet company ......

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Dear Workawayers, We require help in our organic gardens and with other projects, including art and natural building. We are a hard working and fun loving couple and are looking for the same ethic in our volunteers. Our business is a family run ......

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We are a couple In our 50's with 4 adult children who come and go (presently 2 are living with us). We are well travelled, love cooking, talking and remaining curious about the world and the people in it. Having recently returned to our house after ......

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1.Position available Mid-December. We require a person with hospitality experience,minimum age 24 years. Help includes room reset and cleaning, guest check in , gardening , helping with guest breakfasts,help in the house. Shared or own room .We ......

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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. ......

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We are a well travelled couple with two lovely dogs living on a small organic vineyard and a large garden. We enjoy the company of our visitors and like to share great food. We are not far from Able Tasman National Park, the main bike trails and ......

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Liz and Kindra (women in their 60's) live on the shores of the Haven estuary very near Nelson city in New Zealand. We welcome guests to enjoy our peaceful garden, with cycleway and parks nearby. We overlook the Kahurangi and Abel Tasman National ......

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We are Cliff and Valeriya living near sunny Motueka at the top of the South Island, New Zealand. We work full time maintaining our home and gardens. This region is known for its lovely climate, abundance of outdoor attractions, incredible arts ......

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Hi guys we are not very good at replying to messages so please don't be offended if you don't hear from us straight away, we will try our best to reply to everyone! So basically at the moment we can only host helpers once a year as we felt that we ......

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If you love nature & sea, native bush, beaches and organic food, you’ll call Marahau paradise. Walk to the beach or the Abel Tasman Park, have a swim in the sea or in the river, go kayaking with seals or choose a hammock with the bellbirds and tuis. ......

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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 ......

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Family with a bit of land seeking to grow gardens, care for animals and live more sustainably. We are friendly, enjoy cultural exchanges and love to encourage others to enjoy the region and NZ. It is an absolutely beautiful spot here in North ......

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Hello, we are a family of five living in Rural Tasman Bay, 30min to Nelson city and 30min to Kaiteriteri. We are looking for a happy friendly person to help around the home with getting the children ready for school in the morning (breakfast for ......

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