Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in West Coast, New Zealand

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West Coast


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We are living near the small town of Ahaura on the West Coast of the south island. We are a family who have has had volunteers stay with us many times. We live on a 280 hectare sheep and deer farm, The next available space is from 20th March. ......

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Large garden needs maintenance. We are an older family of two plus a small Dog. We both have many interests, from gardening to Classic Vehicles. We are also interested in our local History.

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Looking for motivated people to help me do-up my rural West Coast property! I own a 15 acre Lifestyle block on the West Coast of the South Island in New Zealand and I’m looking for people to help me get the place in order. A little bit about me: ......

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Don Levy. I have a farm situated near national parks and beaches. Close to white water rafting, jet boating, fishing, seal coloneys etc . I enjoy fishing and sailing. I also host gay travelers here so all who wish to stay here must be Gay friendly . ......

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Hi folks, CURRENT VACANCIES: Need one person now for 2 weeks. FEBRUARY VACANCIES: 27th February - 1 person - 2 weeks 3rd March - 1 person - 2 weeks 5th Maarch - 1 person - 2 weeks. 7th March - 2 person - 2 weeks. Or you are welcome to join us at ......

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I recently quit my job in the city and moved to the remote and beautiful little village of Little Wanganui. I am now working as a contractor doing ecology and conservation work, hunting and gathering from the surrounds and developing a garden and ......

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We are a family of four who own and run a lodge on the beautiful wild West Coast of New Zealand. We are located an hour south of Hokitika, and 30 minutes north of Franz Josef Glacier. If you love hiking, fishing, hunting, exploring.. you’ll love it ......

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The Maruia Valley is central to everywhere and in the middle of no where! Springs Junction is the closest settlement. Stunning mountains and rivers. I own and train western competition horses. I am looking for help working and caring for the horses. ......

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My name is Bev and I own and run a local coffee cart and pie house for the town of Waimangaroa that is located adjacent to a beautiful sculpture garden and gallery. I live on a five acre farm with my husband Johnny that has a garden, chickens, sheep ......

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UPDATE; Hi.. We are Stephen born NZ'er.. and Nicole who is from Malaysia.. We are both very well travelled and enjoy meeting interesting people from around the world.. Stephen has spent about 7 years travelling/working/living in other parts of the ......

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We are a family of 4, mum, dad and our two daughters that live here at home however we have 7 other adult children that live in different areas of New Zealand. We are of Maori descent and our traditions and culture are an important part of how we ......

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We have just moved from up north onto a 20 acre lifestyle section overlooking the gorgeous mountains. We are situated 35 minutes from the amazing tourist destination of Franz Josef and an hour from Hokitika. Loads of interesting walks, lakes, ......

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We provide comfortable, unique backpackers’ accommodation. Beautifully decorated in a Global Art theme, where the atmosphere is conducive to good conversation and good times. We are looking for environmentally concsious helpers to assist with daily ......

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Come and experience a little piece of paradise here at our retreat nestled in the native rainforest and surrounded by rugged coastline, come and explore what the West Coast of New Zealand has to offer.

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We are a young family Joseph (chef 38) Anna (teacher 37) and Jane (3) with a fourth on the way! We have a beautiful 2-acre lifestyle block that we are turning into an organic food garden. We enjoy a simple natural lifestyle.

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My husband and I are managing a 300 cow dairy farm just 13 mins from Westport on the South Island! We are only an 8 min drive to the Cape Foulwind lighthouse where you have panoramic views, walks, fur seal colony and amazing sunsets. We emigrated ......

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We are a young family of four looking for help on two acres just on the outskirts of Hokitika. We have plenty of gardening to do and often house work, and sometimes a building project or painting.

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If it's outdoors I love it. Mountain Biking and being out side is my passion. Cooking on beach fires and camping by rivers, fishing and exploring nature. I love the history of my area and would love to share this with people and learn about their ......

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I live alone in a beach house in Barrytown. I work as the Chef at the cafe. I draw portraits, meditate, writing a story book, learning to play the guitar and I workout regularly. Who ever who wants to stay at my place must be a person with values in ......

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Hi, we are a busy family of seven with two working parents, one full time one part time looking for some help with child minding and light house work. Negotiable and flexible about what and when you are willing to help us.


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