Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in Otago, New Zealand

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Small Farm Animal Sanctuary, 50 KM South of Dunedin. There are pigs, horses, sheep, chickens, turkey, dogs. Also a large garden, a few paddocks, all surrounded by farmlands. Very rural NZ Large original farm house and grounds. For winter we have a ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Our farm is 100 acres of deer-fenced land on the Otago Peninsula. The help we require is some basic garden maintenance, wood splitting, weed-eating etc. We are an animal besotted family with 3 horses, 2 cats and a dog (please NOTE we have retired ......

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Pam and Chris are an older couple in our 70's but still active and work in part time jobs. Pam is a teacher and Chris is an aviation consultant. We have a 1 ha lifestyle block on the edge of Arrowtown in Central Otago, NZ. We grow flowers, olives ......

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I have moved to a small town called Omakau 20minutes north of Alexandra in Central Otago. I am single and in my 50's. My new wee house has had a lot of work done on it by so many amazing people. ❤️ I have now got to the stage where it’s just a bit ......

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Hi ! We are an Irish/French family of 5 living in Dunedin. We have a small garden around the house and we're developing a second, more substantial, organic veggie garden. We're also working on installing a container and building a new ......

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We are a hard working couple in our 50's and 60's who will treat you as friends. Just us and our beautiful small dog. We have travelled the world doing volunteer work ourselves and it has been an amazing experience. We love people from all walks of ......

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Our place is a beautiful, peaceful seaside house and established garden on the amazing Otago Peninsula, in the township of Portobello. We are passionate about gardening and the simple life - working toward our goals slowly as we bring up our ......

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We are looking for help in our private household, at times that suit your own schedule. We live in a beautiful historic building at 3 km from Dunedin City centre. STILL AVAILABLE 1 JUNE - 3 JULY The property is in a quiet location. You will get ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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so a wee bit about us...We have two children 2 and 4 years old as well as two pet dogs and a working dog to help move stock. We have sheep, beef, pigs and chickens that we breed and raise to eat. We also have a large poly tunnel for growing ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We need help homeschooling our children while we juggle jobs and running a house!!! We offer cozy accomodation in our home, food and wifi, and plenty of free time in exchange for 25 hours a week. There is an opportunity for paid work over and above ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Our property is a little lifestyle block situated on the hills above Dunedin, overlooking the harbor. We are incredibly lucky to have the land (isolated and yet within walking distance of the city) and would love to give other people the opportunity ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Looking for a couple or single to help us in our garden, cleaning up leaves ; weeds ; general help around our home yard . It would be great if you are a self starter and have initiative. We have a lovely environment and nice surroundings We are ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hi there! We are a young family who seem to always have a project on the go. We are teachers and property managers for short term accommodation, also currently looking at the potential of setting up a Glamping site in Dunedin. We have 3 young ......

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We are a 750 cow dairy farm located on 600ha just 15min from Balclutha and 20min from the catlins. We are a friendly international couple (my husband is German and I am English) we are easy to get along with and have 4 cats and two dogs.

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We have a large kiwi woolshed we have turned into an amazing funky home. It is set on a beautiful farm property with forests and a creek and many animals. We are close to the Waitaki river and the lakes for swims and fishing over summer. We enjoy ......

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We are a busy couple with a wicked sense of humor . we are quite self sufficient , I have an interest in music and play a couple of instruments ( badly ). we do not get involved with internships or visa applications.Due to the increasing risk of ......

  • Country: New Zealand
We are a friendly family of 4 living on a farm in Otago, New Zealand. We have cows, a small mob of sheep, some pigs plus pet dogs and a cat. Our farm has great views and see is close to great hiking & cycling tracks.

  • Country: New Zealand
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Hey lovely people!! We are currently not taking volunteers as we are not cooking at the moment and working on a plan for the the next 2 months. That being said, If you are stuck for a place to sleep or need a helping hand over these strange times, ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We have no availability at the moment as our current helpers need to stay with us at the current time. If interested helping us over winter please contact us now with your availability and interest from June and we can plan ahead for that. I won't ......

  • Country: New Zealand
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We live on the Otago Peninsula, but are only 20 minutes away by car or bus to Dunedin. We are a busy family of four, slightly chaotic but easy going, friendly and welcoming. My husband is very busy and so I'm looking for somebody to help me in the ......

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